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Pre-K

Growing Reader

15 Picture Books to Help Kids With Separation Anxiety

Whether preparing for daycare, the first day of school, or any transition, these books are perfect for supporting kids with their social-emotional needs and giving them the confidence to take on new challenges.

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Pre-K

Goodbyes Are Hard: A Mother’s Many Feelings at School Drop-Off

Ariella Prince Guttman reflects on the odd mix of emotions around school drop-off that inspired her heartwarming new picture book Wherever You'll Be.

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All Ages

BIPOC Children’s Book Authors That Kids Will Love

It’s never too late — or too early — to diversify your child’s bookshelf. Just start with any one of these beloved 14 diverse children's book authors.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Tween

Teen

Read Your Way to Tokyo! A Summer Games Primer

Is your family ready for the 2021 Summer Games in Tokyo? Here’s a list of excellent books about the big event and elite athletes, all worthy of gold medals.

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Tween

A Kid’s Best Friend: 10 Awesome Dog Books for Tweens

From silly to sweet and humorous to heartbreaking, here are a few of our favorite middle grade books about dogs.

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Baby & Toddler

The Best Informational Books for Toddlers

Including informational books in a toddler’s reading diet builds vocabulary and world knowledge. For some children, informational books are the ones that spark their love of reading.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Tween

Teen

Back to School 2021: Books to Support Learning, Social-Emotional Wellness, & More

Get set for the new school year! Find age-specific reads and helpful insights to help kids and parents prepare for the year ahead.

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Growing Reader

Tween

11 Outrageously Funny Graphic Novels for Reluctant Young Readers

Graphic novels create a natural entry point for turning a reluctant reader into a book lover. These selections are full of humor – wordplay, slapstick, silly scenarios, and oddball premises – that make them irresistible.