books-for-healthy-habits

Pre-K

Growing Reader

Tween

12 Kids’ Books That Help Promote Healthy Habits

Books are a fabulous way to encourage healthy habits and suggest new ideas to try. We’ve rounded up twelve titles to get you started.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

My Heart: An Ode to Ever-Changing Emotions

Corinna Luyken’s gorgeous, lyrical picture book My Heart is a great primer on love and emotions, tackling these big ideas in a simple and comforting way for readers of all ages.

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Grown-Up Reads

The Best Grown-Up Reads of June 2019

June’s best new reads for adults feature a breathtaking family novel, lavish historical fiction, and dark, comedic memoirs. Sound like an epic month of reading? We agree!

MaxSoccer

Pre-K

Growing Reader

Brightly Storytime: Max Explains Everything: Soccer Expert

Settle in and read along with Max Explains Everything: Soccer Expert, a hilarious picture book guide to the game of soccer.

pride

Teen

Pride is Much More Than a Month

Author James Brandon discusses the origins of Pride, his new young adult novel, "Ziggy, Stardust and Me," and why it's important to embrace LGBTQIA+ history.

audiobook month

Growing Reader

Tween

Celebrate Audiobook Month with These Great Reads

Audiobooks are an excellent way to combat the dreaded “summer slide,” promoting reading accuracy and allowing young readers with varying reading levels to engage in the same stories together.

patriotic picture books

Pre-K

Growing Reader

9 Patriotic Books to Celebrate Independence Day

While parades, BBQs, and fireworks are always on the menu for the Fourth of July, it's also a prime time to delve into the rich history of our nation. A mix of fact and fiction, these nine picture books are great for celebrating Independence Day.

books-about-activism-for-kids

Pre-K

Growing Reader

Tween

Making Our Voices Heard: Books About Activism for Kids

What does activism look like to a preschooler — or a fifth grader? These books can help readers jumpstart the conversation of what it means to show up, speak out, resist, and persist on behalf of their own beliefs — and for those who may not have a voice.

scifi-fantasy-books-for-tweens

Tween

10 Great Summer Sci-fi and Fantasy Books for Tweens

From robotic dogs to magical dwarves, here are ten new (and newly in paperback) science fiction and fantasy books for your tween to obsess over this summer.

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All Ages

Kokila: The New, Inclusive Children’s Imprint

Kokila's mission is not only to publish a greater number of diverse books, but also to embrace a new way of thinking about the publishing model — to impact which authors get a chance to be published and to change which stories land in the hands of diverse young readers.