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Which Classic Children’s Book Character Are You?

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Which Classic Children’s Book Character Are You?

Adults often return to classic children’s books for comfort and guidance in the midst of life’s grown-up problems. But what if you’re so lost...
Fun Reads for the Ivy and Bean Set

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Fun Reads for the Ivy and Bean Set

If your young readers love to get lost in a hilarious adventure, they’ve probably already discovered the Ivy and Bean series, by Annie Barrows. Ivy...
The 18 Most Wack Things Amelia Bedelia Ever Did

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The 18 Most Wack Things Amelia Bedelia Ever Did

We’ve all had a good laugh or two over the crazy antics of everyone’s favorite housemaid, Amelia Bedelia. But have you ever actually considered...
Our Reactions to Classic Children’s Books, Then and Now

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Our Reactions to Classic Children’s Books, Then and Now

The House on East 88th Street, by Bernard Waber Then: Wow! A pet crocodile who lives in the bathtub! Fun! I wish I had one! Now: That’s what I call a...

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Murderers, Kidnappers & Teachers: 10 Children’s Book Characters Who are Legit Insane

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Murderers, Kidnappers & Teachers: 10 Children’s Book Characters Who are Legit Insane

Remember how our parents used to tuck us in at night and send us off to dreamland with stories of a woman the size of a mastadon punishing kids by placing...
Our Favorite Literary Oddballs

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Our Favorite Literary Oddballs

Being normal is simply for the unimaginative. In literature, as in life, it’s the weirdos that shake things up and make you love them. (Insert your...

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Our Favorite Bedtime Stories

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Our Favorite Bedtime Stories

Lord knows that reading before bed never grows old—it’s just that as we mature, we’re left to our own devices to get the reading done. Gone...

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