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6 of the Best Picture Books about Consent for Children

Representing both sides of consent -- to ask for and refuse -- these picture books are appropriate for a range of ages from toddlers to school-age children. 

6 Fantastic Picture Books About Vehicles

Books about heavy things with wheels is practically a sub-genre children's literature. Here are a handful of toddler-approved picture books about vehicles.

11 Laugh Out Loud Funny Picture Books Perfect for Reading Aloud

Discover these 13 funny picture books that are rooted in comedy and heart - and perfect for reading aloud with the kids around.

16 of the Best Picture Books About Historical Figures

Gather the kids and get to know some amazing people from back when with this list of the best picture books about amazing historical figures, for all ages.

Exit, Pursued By A Bear: Children’s Books about Bears

As we head into hibernation season, it’s a great time to read some of the best fiction and nonfiction children's books about bears.

Read Harder 2020: A Picture Book With A Human Main Character From A Marginalized Community

Read these spectacular picture books featuring human main characters from a marginalized community.

Books for Young People Inspired by the Words of the Year

One reader took a look at some of 2019's words of the year and matched them with timely children's books for readers of all ages.

20 Must-Read Picture Books from 2019

A list of twenty 2019 picture books ranging from animal stories to sibling rivalry to picture books about accepting each other's differences.

Fall Books for Preschoolers: 18 Essential Autumnal Reads

In this list of the best fall books for preschoolers, you'll find must-read fall stories for kids, with a focus on picture books for early readers.

10 Great Picture Book Biographies

This list showcases 10 great recent picture book biographies by and about trailblazing women—get ready to inspire the young reader in your life.

17 Boo-Tastic Halloween Books for Toddlers to Enjoy

I hope to spark a love for Halloween in my daughter, and what better way to do that than with some delightfully spooky Halloween books for toddlers!

50 Must-Read Picture Books to Transport You to Another Place

You don't need a passport to travel the world with your little ones--explore these must-read picture books from around the world!

11 New and Upcoming Children’s Books About Nature

We live in a world where it seems like global leaders are not doing enough to prevent or mitigate the ...

5 Picture Books by Toni Morrison and Her Son Slade Morrison

Toni Morrison will be remembered for many things she created. For her 11 novels, including Beloved and The Bluest Eye and Song of Solomon. For her ...

What I Learned From Tracking My Toddler’s Reading

A library Summer Reading Challenge prompted one reader to track her toddler's reading habits for a week. Here's what she discovered.