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The Game Is Afoot: 15 Masterful Teen Mysteries

These fantastic YA mysteries were written specifically for teens and fill the whodunit gap for young adult readers in unexpected and novel ways.

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Crack the Code! 15 Books About Puzzles and Codes for 9- to 12-Year-Olds

Filled with secret codes and puzzles to solve and tantalizing mysteries to unravel, these 15 books will keep your child glued to the page.

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Growing Reader

13 Zany Picture Books That Break the Fourth Wall

For little readers, a book that literally speaks to them is one they won’t soon forget. These delightful picture books bring kids right into the story.

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10 Moving Historical Novels for Tweens

These books are great examples of historical fiction that inspire middle grade readers to empathize with characters from other times and places.

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All Ages

Redeem Free Books With Kellogg’s Feeding Reading Program

Kellogg’s wants to help fuel kids’ minds and bodies for back-to-school success! Between now and September 30, 2022, buy any participating Kellogg’s product and redeem it for a free book from Penguin Random House!

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Baby & Toddler

Brightly Storytime: Birding for Babies Series

Join in the fun as Ms. Linda reads two delightful board books from the Birding for Babies series. And stay tuned for a special visit from the author, who has some fun tips about bird-watching!

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Baby & Toddler


Growing Reader

17 Spanish/English Bilingual Picture Books

Bilingual picture books offer children the opportunity to develop a second language and expand their cultural awareness. Here are 17 Spanish/English gems.

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Baby & Toddler


Growing Reader

16 Books About Mindfulness and Meditation for Younger Kids

These 16 books will help younger kids learn how to slow down, focus on their breathing, and become more mindful of big emotions swirling around inside them.

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Baby & Toddler


9 Picture Books to Get Kids Ready for the Dentist

From the waiting room to the exam room, to a potential (hopefully not!) cavity, these books will help prepare your kids for their first trip to the dentist.


Baby & Toddler


11 Quirky Alphabet Books With a Twist

To build on more standard alphabet primers, try out one of these quirkier A-to-Z books and put a little whimsy into your child’s abecedarian efforts.