Growing Reader

10 Books to Gear Up for Take Your Child to Work Day

by Keith Rice

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Children are endlessly fascinated by the things adults get up to. If your kiddo is anything like mine, they can’t get enough of toy kitchens, typewriters, and tools. The endless curiosity centered around any number of “grown-up” jobs makes for hours of entertaining and imaginative playtime. Picture books on various jobs and careers have always been a favorite for children and young readers. With Take Your Child to Work Day just around the corner, now’s the perfect time to take a look at a few favorites.