So many American children grew up with Laura Ingalls Wilder. Including me. But her books are racist, so should we really be reading them to our kids?
A reader has some controversial kidlit opinions about popular children's books, and offers some alternative kidlit to check out instead.
Make history come alive with these 50 must-read historical fiction books for kids! Features books for young readers and historical fiction chapter books.
Mem Fox and Judy Horacek not only create fabulous children's books, they also deliver a pretty great storytime. One parent offers her thoughts on what made their storytime fantastic.
A mouse took a stroll through the deep dark wood... What do you read after you've memorised The Gruffalo because you've read it so many times? Where on Julia Donaldson's substantial backlist do you turn?
A teacher writes about nursery rhymes as great conversation starters for the four-year-old set, and lists 5 collections of alternative nursery rhymes and retellings.
When I had a baby, we received a lot of books and other bookish presents. Now that we've had a chance to road test them, these bookish gifts for babies (and one for the parents) are the favourites.