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Tween

Subverting Enchantment

Emily Winfield Martin, author of Snow & Rose, explores two different paths to fairy tale retellings: the Winking and the Sincere. The choice is an important one.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Tween

Teen

15 Stories of Native American History and Experience for Kids

Native American Heritage Month offers young readers an opportunity to learn more about the rich and complex history of Indigenous people in North America.

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Tween

Teen

Katherine Paterson’s List of Recommended Reads for Middle Grade and YA Readers

Katherine Paterson, author of the Newbery Medal-winning Bridge to Teribithia, shares nine books that she recommends for every middle grade and YA reader.

Books About Being Thankful

Pre-K

Growing Reader

15 Books That Show Kids What It Means to Be Thankful

When my kids are feeling down, forget their manners, or need a reminder about all the good things they have, I read these books about gratitude with them.

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Tween

Teen

9 Unique Journals That Give Tweens and Teens a Place to Reflect and Grow

Journals offer tweens and teens a place to explore their feelings, practice their writing skills, reflect on their goals and dreams, and more.

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Baby & Toddler

Pre-K

Growing Reader

9 Toe-Tapping Picture Books Inspired by Popular Song Lyrics

Based on songs written by John Lennon, Mariah Carey, and more, these books bring messages of hope, enthusiasm, and love to young readers.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Tutu Strong: Empowering Picture Books for Would-Be-Princesses

These wonderful children’s books go beyond stereotypical princess storylines, and teach young girls about resilience, independence, and self-acceptance.

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Baby & Toddler

Baby Shower Book Gifts for Every Astrological Sign

Next time you're shopping for a baby shower gift, consider looking for a sign — the baby-to-be's astrological sign! These astrology-inspired book picks are delightful.

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Baby & Toddler

Pre-K

Bookshelf Must-Have: We’re Different, We’re the Same

For our latest Bookshelf Must-Have pick, we're turning to our friends on Sesame Street. With warmth, wisdom, and fun, they're showing toddlers and preschoolers the many ways in which we are wonderfully different and, perhaps more importantly, the many ways in which we are alike.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Brightly Storytime: Uni the Unicorn

Read along with Uni the Unicorn, a sweet story about believing in the fantastic, written by Amy Krouse Rosenthal and illustrated by Brigette Barrager.