Sign up for the Brightly newsletter to get book recommendations, reading tips, and seasonal inspirations.


Keep an eye out for Brightly, coming to your inbox soon.


Baby & Toddler

Delightful Classic Literature Board Books

Introduce the littlest bookworms to the world of classic lit with these seven inspired and delightful board books.

11 Fractured Fairy Tales <br>for Young Readers Thumbnail


Growing Reader

11 Fractured Fairy Tales for Young Readers

Ever wonder what would happen if Red Riding Hood weren’t quite so dense, or the pigs got smarter, or Cinderella stood up to her evil stepmother?


Tips & Advice

8 Parenting Books on Bringing Up Boys

Nowadays, our goal as parents is to raise kind and caring kids who grow up into kind and caring adults. The way we parent boys needs to evolve in ways that foster their growth in the right direction.



Growing Reader

Brightly Storytime: The Oldest Student: How Mary Walker Learned to Read

Mary Walker, who achieved her dream of learning to read at the age of 116, is considered the nation's oldest student. Read along with Ms. Linda and learn all about her amazing life.

9 Books to Keep Kids Entertained During Summer Road Trips Thumbnail


Growing Reader

Books to Keep Kids Entertained During Road Trips

From activity books or travel-themed reads, there are plenty of engaging and super fun options to keep beginning and growing readers busy on your next family trip.



Growing Reader

Feel-Good Picture Books for the Warm Days of Summer

Looking to get you and your little readers into that summertime groove? Add these feel-good, nature-drenched, easy-breezy tales of summer to the very top of your family's to-be-read list this season.


All Ages

The Best Children’s and YA Books of June 2021

From interactive board books for busy toddlers to riveting novels for teens, we’ve rounded up our favorite children’s and YA books appearing on shelves this month.

9 Kids&#8217; Books by Black Authors Thumbnail

All Ages

9 Kids’ Books by Black Authors

Pick up one of these spectacular books by Black authors — from a picture book guide on how to be an anti-racist to a new love story from the acclaimed Nicola Yoon.