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Whether you’re rediscovering the magic of children’s books by reading to your little one or picking up a classic you haven’t read yet, we’ve got you covered on the best children’s books, classics, and more.

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40 Best Christmas Books for Kids That Bring Magic to the Holidays

Who even needs the hottest toy when you have piles and piles of great Christmas books for kids to read?

36 Children’s Books About Diversity to Read to Your Kids

Fill your bookshelves with these entertaining children's books about diversity to educate your kids—and yourself—about equity and inclusion.


The 20 Best Nonfiction Books for Kids They Won’t Want to Put Down

Foster children's love of learning with these engaging books about real-life people and topics.


77 Magical Harry Potter Quotes for Wizards and Muggles Alike

This collection of funny, touching, and just plain iconic quotes from Harry Potter will make you want to reread or re-watch the...


25 Graphic Novels Your Kids Will Love Reading

With a perfect balance of art and text, these comic-style books are enormously popular with young readers. Our roundup of...

15 Best Websites to Find Free Online Books for Kids

Yes, you can encourage your children to read (without going broke).


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15 Free Audiobooks Your Kids Will Love (and Where to Find Them)

Your children (and their imagination) will thank you later.

Why National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman’s Books Are Already Selling Out

Three books by the "The Hill We Climb" poet are climbing to the top of the bestseller list—and two of...


8 Children’s Nursery Rhymes That Are Actually Racist

Can a catchy little rhyme really be that problematic? Yes—and it’s one way racism was inextricably woven into American life....



13 Books to Read to Your Kids About Race

Children are always learning, and it's important to have homes and libraries filled with books that talk about the world...

17 of the Best Books to Read as Children (and Adults)

Twilight and The Lorax aren't the only books meant for younger readers that adults can enjoy too. Our staff selected...


7 Funny Test Answers From Kids Who Didn’t Have a Clue

Think your kids are acing school? Well, check out some of their test answers.


6 Parenting Lessons from Denmark, the Happiest Country in the World

Denmark is the planet's happiest nation, and part of its secret has to do with their people’s upbringing. Here's how...


7 Ways That Your Kid Is a Brat—And How Calm Parents Deal With It

Even the most angelic of kids can sometimes be a brat. Here, from the book 'Your Kid's a Brat and...


11 Early Reading Habits That Make Young Kids Love Books

How parents read to babies, toddlers, and preschoolers can have a huge impact on how much they love reading and...


Incredible: How One Couple Saved 50 Children From the Nazis

Gil and Eleanor Kraus, a well-to-do American couple, risked everything to come to the rescue.