Whether you’re looking for kid’s books online to read to your small humans or because you’re young at heart, we’ve got the best kid lit recommendations! Our kid’s books post cover everything from children’s picture books to chapter books for kids to middle grade fiction recommendations.

Play and Learn: Excellent How-to Books for Kids

From STEAM skills to crafts aimed at reducing waste, there's lot here for young makers to learn and try.

10 Essential Black Middle Grade Authors To Read Every Month Of The Year

Who are your favorite Black middle grade authors?

Ranking Choose Your Adventure Book Covers of the 20th Century

Classic Choose Your Own Adventure book covers fall more or less: "Does What It Says on the Tin" and "WTF Am I Looking At."

Best Middle Grade Fiction That Sneaks in Sex Ed

These middle grade reads might not be sex ed books, but they pack in powerful messages about sex, gender, and more.

9 Of The Best New Children’s Books Out February 2024

All of the new February children's book releases you'll want on your TBR.

Just How Much Has LGBTQ+ Representation Grown in Middle Grade In The Last Half Decade?

LGBTQ+ books have grown in number over the last 5 years, offering a range of stories beyond that of coming out.

This Year’s Winners of the ALA Youth Media Awards

Here are the winners of this year's biggest awards for youth literature.

Embracing Seasonal Reading with Picture Books

I've dabbled with seasonal reading in my regular reading life, but there's something about seasonal picture books that just hits differently.

The 2024 Walter Award Winners for Youth Literature

This year's winners and honorees for the Walter Award, presented by We Need Diverse Books.

12 Of The Best New Children’s Books Out January 2024

These new children's books out in January 2024 explore farmers' markets, adoption, fairy tales, and more.