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Tween

Books on Growing Up for Kids Ages 9 – 12

Kids can use all the help they can get as they navigate this transitional time, and books that address all the complexities of their lives provide a great refuge from the confusion and frustration of middle school.

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Growing Reader

Books on Growing Up for Kids Ages 6 – 8

These eight books on growing up are a great way to show kids ages 6 to 8 the magic of this journey, while also letting them know that growing pains are totally normal.

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Pre-K

Books on Growing Up for Kids Ages 3 – 5

Kids between the ages of 3 and 5 are building so many skills. It’s a wonderful time of development that you can aid with enriching, relevant picture books that will support all the ways they’re growing.

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Baby & Toddler

Books on Growing Up for Kids Ages 0 – 2

From immobile, squawky newborn to busy, opinionated toddler, ages 0 to 2 are full of nothing but growing. All along the way, of course, are plenty of snuggly opportunities to celebrate both the everyday and the momentous milestones through sharing books together.

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Grown-Up Reads

The Best Grown-Up Reads of July 2020

July’s best new reads feature a stellar debut set in a Bachelor-adjacent world, the latest from two powerhouses of suspense, an appearance from the one and only Jim Carrey, and more.

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Baby & Toddler

Pre-K

Four Developmental Signs Your Child Is Ready for Potty Training

Dr. Jazmine McCoy offers first-time parents tips on how to tell when a child is ready for potty training.

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Growing Reader

Kid-Approved Books for Struggling Second and Third Grade Readers

These tips, along with kid-approved book recommendations, will help parents and educators who have a reluctant second or third grade reader on their hands.

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Growing Reader

More Than Your Shell: On Helping Kids Embrace Inner Beauty

The author of The Box Turtle examines the difficulties social media poses when it comes to getting kids to embrace their inner beauty and more.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Tween

Books to Read Before You Stream the Adaptation

Kids love to watch movies and tv shows, so why not motivate more reading with book choices that have stream-able adaptations? Take your pick from these great reads that have been adapted!

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

How to Pet Your Pet: 8 Books That Show Kids How to Treat Animals

If you're looking to adopt a new animal or just want to teach your kids about pets and pet care, here are some books to get you started.