Familiars do more than pets in the mundane, real world. Here’s a look at some widely known animal companions plus some from newer reads, including Jiji from Kiki’s Delivery Service by Eiko Kadono.
Whether they're tear-jerker children's books or a mystery novel with a sassy talking cat, here are your favorite books about animals!
A nonfiction reading list about animals for fans of My Octopus Teacher that honor the film’s message and theme, including The Book of Eels: Our Enduring Fascination with the Most Mysterious Creature in the Natural by Patrik Svensson.
They're more than our furry friends; they're heroes! Read about the heroics of the animals in these children's books about hero pets.
Science is all around us! These science board books will help introduce it to your little one, including Mis Primeros Heroes: Cientificos by Nila Aye, whether you speak Spanish, English, or both.
From cats to birds to dragons, there's a great book about animals out there for every young reader. Find one among these middle grade books about animals.
Here's a roundup of ideas for literary gifts for animal lovers (and their pets), particularly great for the upcoming holiday season!
One can only hope that, should you find yourself in a fictional universe, you'll be graced with the assistance of one of these animal sidekicks.
Looking for literary pets? We've got some pointers on how to keep the animals you've read about and loved from the page! Get those meat snacks ready.
If you love animal characters but loathe stories where they're imperiled, check out these delightful (and upbeat!) comics about animals.