Children's books

Books to Celebrate Beatrix Potter’s Birthday

Friday Reads to Celebrate Beatrix Potter's Birthday

Beach Reads, Children's books, Libraries

Tales of sun, sand and surf

Get your little readers ready for the best summer vacation ever with one of these awesome picks! Sandy feet! whose feet?: Footprints at the Shore  - When a family spends a day at the beach, the children investigate various footprints to see what type of creatures live along the shoreline. Rhyming text turns a sandy… Continue reading Tales of sun, sand and surf

Children's books, Civil Rights / Diversity, History, Holocaust, LGBTQ, Nobel Prize Winner, Young Adult

Amazing Books for Raising Kids with a Social Conscience

A social conscience is "a sense of responsibility or concern for the problems and injustices of society". If you are a parent, then you know how hard it is to raise children right now. Have you wondered how to help your children make sense of these challenging times? By exposing your children to reading that… Continue reading Amazing Books for Raising Kids with a Social Conscience

Black History Month, Children's books, Civil Rights / Diversity, fiction, historical fiction, History, Nonfiction

Essential Books for the Whole Family in Celebration of Black History Month

The following are some of our favorite books for Black History Month (and anytime!). Some describe our different histories, while others show the joys and challenges that are shared by people of all backgrounds & ethnicities. We hope these suggestions serve to introduce you to what Black History Month is all about. Books for Children… Continue reading Essential Books for the Whole Family in Celebration of Black History Month

Children's books

A resource list for kids + 10 Fun Facts About Winnie-the-Pooh!

One of the most beloved children's book characters in recent memory, Winnie-the-Pooh was conceived by A.A. Milne, a British author and playwright. Whether you're celebrating Milne's birthday on January 18, honoring the publication of Winnie-the-Pooh on October 14, or just a Pooh fan year-round, you've got to know these 10 fun facts about Winnie-the-Pooh. Sterling Holloway, who gave… Continue reading A resource list for kids + 10 Fun Facts About Winnie-the-Pooh!

Children's books

Let’s Celebrate Beatrix Potter’s Birthday

Friday Reads to Celebrate Beatrix Potter's Birthday

Black History Month, Children's books, Civil Rights / Diversity, fiction, historical fiction, History, Nonfiction

Essential Children’s Books to Celebrate Black History Month

 The following are some of our favorite books for Black History Month (and anytime!). Some describe our different histories while others show the joys and challenges that are shared by children of all backgrounds & ethnicities as they learn and grow. These suggestions can offer windows into the world of African American lives and can… Continue reading Essential Children’s Books to Celebrate Black History Month

Libraries

Books that Will Make You Love Libraries Even More!

True book lovers know that libraries are the most magical places on earth.  Books are a crucial part of our lives,  but I think we don’t always pay enough attention to the institutions that get those books into our hands. Let's take some time to really explore and think about what libraries and bookstores really… Continue reading Books that Will Make You Love Libraries Even More!

Children's books

A book list for kids + 10 Fun Facts About Winnie-the-Pooh!

One of the most beloved children's book characters in recent memory, Winnie-the-Pooh was conceived by A.A. Milne, a British author and playwright. Whether you're celebrating Milne's birthday on January 18, honoring the publication of Winnie-the-Pooh on October 14, or just a Pooh fan year-round, you've got to know these 10 fun facts about Winnie-the-Pooh. Sterling Holloway, who gave… Continue reading A book list for kids + 10 Fun Facts About Winnie-the-Pooh!

Children's books

Friday Reads to Celebrate Beatrix Potter’s Birthday #fridayreads

Friday Reads to Celebrate Beatrix Potter's Birthday