Tips & Advice
21 Books That Celebrate Lesser-Known African Americans and Their Contributions to History
Historically, many African Americans and their contributions to society have been left out of American history books. Here are stories to help celebrate just a few of the countless individuals who, without fanfare, played key roles in history.
Halloween Printables and Activities
Make Halloween a spook-tacularly good time with these fun activities for your little monsters!
16 Great Chapter Books for Third Graders
As third graders develop more independence and the ability to read longer and more complex stories, the world of children’s literature really opens up.
Surefire YA Scares: 18 of the Best Teen Horror Books
As other book trends come and go, horror is one genre that holds up over time. These scary books for teens are sure to haunt readers in all the right ways.
Tips & Advice
How to Help Teens Choose the Right College Amid the Pandemic
The authors of The College Conversation recommend parents, caregivers, and students align the qualities of a prospective college or university with what matters most to them as individuals — providing a rubric and helpful conversation starters.
9 Fun Ideas for a Safe and Happy Halloween
You can still have a memorable October 31st this year! Here are some fresh and festive ways to celebrate Halloween while staying safe and healthy.
Baby & Toddler
7 Books on Bravery for Babies & Toddlers
These seven books showcase a variety of ways real-life people, pets, and characters demonstrate bravery in everyday life.
A Year of Meaningful Reads: Brightly’s Monthly Themes
Nothing brings families together quite like story time, so this year Brightly is encouraging parents and young readers alike to dive into books surrounding a particular theme each month.