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.

Adult Versions of Your Favorite Childhood Fantasy Novels

I share some of my favorite childhood reads, and then give recs for adult-level books that scratch that same itch.

12 of the Most Prolific Children’s Book Authors of All Time

These prolific children's book authors have written hundreds of books over decades working in the publishing industry!

9 of the Best New Children’s Books Out December 2023

These nine December children's books, like A Gift for Nai Nai by Kim-Hoa Ung, would make excellent holiday gifts.

Secrets of the Mega Book Series of the ’80s and ’90s

Series like the Baby-Sitters Club and Animorphs produced dozens — sometimes hundreds — of books in the '90s. How did they do it?

Children’s Books to Read for December Holidays (That Aren’t Christmas)

There are plenty of winter holidays other than Christmas to read about this December! Here are 7 books to start with.

8 Astronomically Great Books About Space and Astrophysics

If you've always been fascinated by the starry sky, pick up these kids' and adult books about space for a whole new perspective!

When to Start Reading to Babies

Reading to babies is an important part of their development, but when should you start? We look at the evidence in this article.

The Myth of The First Thanksgiving and Picture Books That Tell the Truth

Why does the myth of the first Thanksgiving continue to thrive?

20 Must-Read Picture Books of 2023

These 2023 picture books are for readers of all ages to laugh at, learn from, fall asleep to, and explore different feelings while reading.

19 Books by Native Writers for Kids of All Ages

From picture books to middle grade to YA, these recent books by and about Native people are perfect for kids from two to teens.