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10 Valentine Books Kids Will Love

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Before your kids get all hopped up on sugary treats, take a little time to read them a few Valentine’s books, which will help you all get in the holiday spirit, and is sure to inspire love -- of reading! -- on their part.Happy Valentine's Day Dolores. Dolores is up to her...

Use the Olympics to Teach Your Kids: 20 Great Books From Around the World!

The Olympics are coming! My kids love watching the events, and cheering "Go USA!" whenever the Americans are up. This year we're reading some fun books ahead of time, to introduce them to some of the other countries that will be competing. Here are some great picture books from around the world!Asia  Monsoon by Uma KrishnaswamiIn northern India, a young...

8 Farm-Themed Books Your Toddler Will Love

Animal books are like catnip for toddlers! Grab one of these books and sit down with a toddler in your lap, and you're bound to have a happy kid.  No Sleep for the SheepMy kids have both loved this one, about a cranky sheep who gets super upset when all the other animals can't be quiet and keep waking him...

7 Fantastic Series for Harry Potter Lovers

Are you a Harry Potter lover? Are you looking for another series to read aloud to your kids (or binge by yourself after they're in bed)? Here are seven great series that you're sure to love!The Dark is Rising Sequence by Susan CooperThese books were popular in the 1980s, but they have staying power. Perfect for the 7-12 year old...

Childrens Books: Why Kids Need Diverse Books

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Childrens Books Each year, the Cooperative Childrens Book Center studies how many childrens books were published in that year by or about African Americans, American Indians, Latinos and Asians. And, each year, the statistics are rather sobering. As you have probably already heard by this point, only 93 out of 3,200 childrens titles published in 2013 were about Africans and...

Self Publishing your children’s picture book – on a shoestring!

  Self Publishing your children's picture book - on a shoestring! You have a fantastic idea for a children's picture book. Now you want to create and publish it. The only worry? Money! What is it going to cost you to get that beautiful book in your hands and ready to share with the world? It can cost a lot to self publish...

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