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Teen

The Ultimate YA Summer Reading List

Whether you’re hoping to discover some fabulous debuts or read a new story from a favorite author, there is no shortage of good YA titles to read this summer.

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Tween

Summer Reading for Kids Ages 9 – 12

What books will entice your busy tweens to read this summer? The outstanding titles on this list offer something for every kind of 9- to 12-year-old reader!

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Growing Reader

Summer Reading for Kids Ages 6 – 8

Summer reading can be a joyful time of choice and exploration for growing readers. Here are some wonderful books for 6- to 8-year-olds to enjoy this summer.

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Pre-K

Summer Reading for Kids Ages 3 – 5

These delightful books — just right for 3-, 4-, and 5-year-olds — are the perfect way to show your preschooler that summer reading is the best reading of all.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

7 Picture Books That Celebrate Great Teachers

What better way to honor teachers than with poignantly crafted stories about them? These kids' books starring and celebrating educators are prime examples.

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Grown-Up Reads

Tips & Advice

6 Ways to Model Healthy Phone Habits for Your Kids

As parents, we worry a lot about our children’s potential smartphone addiction, but what about our own? Here are six techniques that will help you be more present with your children — and your life.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

7 Picture Books That Revel in the Magic of Rain

It's raining, it's pouring, but being stuck inside doesn't have to be boring! Make the most of those damp days indoors with a few picture books that celebrate the power and majesty of rain.

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Growing Reader

There’s a New Piglet in Town: Kate DiCamillo on Her New Book, A Piglet Named Mercy

With A Piglet Named Mercy, author Kate DiCamillo and illustrator Chris Van Dusen have rendered Mercy’s origin story in grand style, adding the first picture book to the existing Mercy Watson series — a porcine prequel, if you will.

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Pre-K

Why It’s Never Too Early to Teach Your Kids Financial Literacy

Cinders McLeod's Moneybunny picture books offer fun financial literacy lessons on earning, saving, and spending as a relatable way for little kids to start thinking about money.

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Pre-K

You’re Missing It! Reminds Parents That Kids Aren’t the Only Ones Who Should Put Down the Screens

In a technology-obsessed world, You’re Missing It! is a real-life notification for kids and parents on the importance of human connection.