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Celebrate Read Across America Day with 10 Authors Who Carry on the Spirit of Dr. Seuss
Few people have done more to encourage our children to read than the late Dr. Seuss, born Theodore Geisel. As the author of iconic picture books...
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Goes Wonderfully Dark
The much-loved Harry Potter series may start off with a bunch of lighthearted magical shenanigans, but by the time we hit book number four, things take a...
hall of presidents
Strange Facts About Presidential History
The first thing people might wonder upon glimpsing Grover Cleveland, Again! on a bookshelf is why in the world Ken Burns, the celebrated documentarian who...
5 Disturbing Details from the Books of Roald Dahl (That You Probably Don’t Remember)
Roald Dahl knew how to capture the imaginations of children, and he always respected them as readers. His books often take extreme plot twists,...
book nerd experiments
I Let My Kids Pick My Next 5 Reads
You may be familiar with the recent viral experiment “I Let My Boyfriend/Husband Dress Me For A Week,” wherein brave women relinquish control of their...
the reading life
8 Essential Parenting Lessons We’ve Learned from Kids’ Books
“The days are long, but the years are short” is possibly the most honest phrase ever said about parenting. Becoming a parent is one of the best,...
In Honor of His Birthday (and Read Across America Day), 9 Surprising Facts about Dr. Seuss
March 2 is an important day for book nerds—it’s both the National Education Association’s Read Across America Day and Dr. Seuss’s birthday! The...
Study Hall of Justice
is a Must-Read for All Aspiring Young Superheroes
Anyone with an imagination, young or old, kid or adult, has at some point in their lives dreamed of being a superhero. Whether you’re a kid wearing...
books to improve your life and library
Shelf Improvement: Powerhouse Picture Books Edition
Shelf Improvement is a bimonthly column highlighting three books guaranteed to improve your library and your life. From literary fiction, young adult,...
baby's first books
10 Book Quotations to Hang On Your Nursery Walls
Of all the many things to do before a little one arrives, decorating the nursery has got to be the most fun. Blankies, mobiles, and snuggly toys are...
6 Books You’d Find on Ms. Frizzle’s Dream Curriculum
Nearly all of us have a favorite teacher from our youth—someone who worked relentlessly to help you reach your potential, someone who opened your eyes...
10 Tips on How to Color Like an 8-Year-Old
Dear Grownups, You’re pretty much doing everything all wrong. You work way too much. And then you act like you’re surprised when you stress...