Growing Reader


8 Activity Books to Keep Your Kids Occupied This Winter

These activity books are a fun way to keep kids busy and entertained when wintry weather keeps them indoors.


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Growing Reader


March's Reading Challenge for Kids

March brings spring (or so we hope!) and it also brings plenty of new reasons to read. Here are 10 challenges to keep kids' page-turning motivation strong.


Tips & Advice

How Raising Boys Has Changed Over Time

Cara Natterson, MD, author of Decoding Boys, discusses how raising boys has changed — and why it's now more important than ever to have conversations with them.

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Tips & Advice

How Becoming a Parent Made Me Understand My Own

Author of Oksana, Behave!, Maria Kuznetsova discusses her Ukrainian mother's superstitions and why she understands them a little more now that she's also a mother.

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Growing Reader

Spread the Love: Valentine’s Day Printables and Activities

Valentine’s Day is fun to celebrate at any age, and these free, exclusive printables will make the holiday even sweeter.


All Ages

The Best Children’s and YA Books of February 2020

From picture books about democracy to novels starring gender-creative and LGBTQIA+ kids, February's best new books are welcome additions to any home or school libraries.


Baby & Toddler

7 Books on Equality for Babies & Toddlers

These books are ideal for helping us chart the course toward a more inclusive future by showing young children the importance of equality and beauty in diversity.

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13 Books About Equality for Kids Ages 3-5

Promoting equality at school and home is essential for helping children understand the diverse and inclusive world we live in today. These books for kids ages 3-5 can help.