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Growing Reader

8 Interactive Books to Captivate Your Restless Reader

by Janssen Bradshaw

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If you have a child that struggles to sit still through a book, an interactive book might be just what you need to help make reading more enjoyable for both of you.

These books are perfect for involving your squirmy little one in the reading experience and holding their attention for more than a mere page or two.

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published in 2015 and updated in 2020.