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10 Sweet Valentine’s Books for Kids to Help Spread Love This Year

These excellent Valentine's books for kids capture the childlike wisdom of the Valentine's season and all things love, including Honey, I Love by Eloise Greenfield & Jan Spivey Gilchrist.

15 Must-Read January Children’s Book Releases

From lyrical odes to Asian heritage to the first f/f crush in a picture book, January children's book releases have lots to choose from, like Love, Violet by Charlotte Sullivan Wild & Charlene Chua.

11 Must-Read December Children’s Book Releases

The crisp weather makes it the perfect time to snuggle up with a little one and read these 11 December children's book releases.

Quiz: Get Started With Middle Grade

Curious about getting back into reading middle grade books? Take this quiz to find out which you should start with.

12 Must-Read November Children’s Book Releases

From new books by Jason Reynolds and Andrea Beaty to powerful books about Black history, November children's book releases have lots of gems!

What Makes A Good Board Book?

Teethers? Felt flaps? Humor? I spoke with teachers, librarians, and children's bookstagrammers about what they think makes a good board book.

15 Must-Read September Children’s Book Releases

Check out some of the amazing  children's book releases hitting shelves in September, including My Two Border Towns by David Bowles & Erika Meza.

11 Thoughtful Divorce Books for Kids

Read and share these children's books about divorce, including Two Naomis.

14 Must-Read August Children’s Book Releases

From cat problems to Black joy to immigrant experiences, there’s an August children's book release for every kind of reader this month, including Tomatoes for Neela by Padma Lakshmi & Juana Martinez-Neal.

Doodle Delights and Pencil Play: 9 Drawing Books for Kids

Keep the kids engaged with creativity with drawing books like How to Draw Cute Stuff: Draw Anything and Everything in the Cutest Style Ever! by Angela Nguyen.