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15 Gift-Card-Worthy New Books for Young Readers

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15 Gift-Card-Worthy New Books for Young Readers

Nothing beats the thrill of turning a stack of gift cards into a stack of sweet new reads, and ’tis the season for young readers to stalk the aisles...
8 Series for Kids to Read After They Finish Dog Man: Fetch-22!

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8 Series for Kids to Read After They Finish Dog Man: Fetch-22!

The 8th book in Dav Pilkey’s howlarious Dog Man series, Fetch-22, hit shelves on December 10th, and the Barnes & Noble exclusive edition includes a...
7 Books for Kids of All Ages About Environmental Activism and Climate Change

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7 Books for Kids of All Ages About Environmental Activism and Climate Change

Sixteen-year-old Greta Thunberg has taken the world by storm with her passion for environmental activism and tireless efforts to effect change on a global...
Pumpkins, Candy, and Monsters! 11 Chapter Books (and Beyond!) Perfect for Halloween

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Pumpkins, Candy, and Monsters! 11 Chapter Books (and Beyond!) Perfect for Halloween

Halloween is fast approaching, which means apple picking, pumpkin carving, candy eating, and costume wearing. But most importantly? It means snuggling...
6 New Early Reader Books That Make Me Want to Be in First Grade Again

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6 New Early Reader Books That Make Me Want to Be in First Grade Again

It’s easy to overlook them, but the stakes could not be higher with early readers and chapter books. These simple books are charged with nothing less...
12 Family Halloween Costumes for You and Your Little Bookworms

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12 Family Halloween Costumes for You and Your Little Bookworms

If your family is full of bookworms, there’s no better time than Halloween to unleash that love of literature. Certainly, there are some great...
8 Exciting Chapter Books and Series for Reluctant Readers

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8 Exciting Chapter Books and Series for Reluctant Readers

It’s time to head back to school. For some kids, this is unexciting news. Read? What? Wasn’t it just summer? For those reluctant readers,...
We Remember: Eight Children’s Books About September 11th

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We Remember: Eight Children’s Books About September 11th

Most of us remember the morning of September 11, 2001. Where we were; what we were doing; who we called. But as the 18th anniversary approaches, we find...
Puppy Love: 5 New and Upcoming Books For Dog Fans

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Puppy Love: 5 New and Upcoming Books For Dog Fans

Who doesn’t love a good dog? Man’s best friend earned their nicknames for a reason. With boopable snoots and happy little bean paws, dogs are adorable...
7 New Chapter Books to Encourage Reluctant Readers

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7 New Chapter Books to Encourage Reluctant Readers

Summer is the perfect time to encourage kiddos to read independently. It can be slow going at first. But once you find the chapter book that captures their...
6 Reasons Young Readers LOVE Dav Pilkey’s Dog Man

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6 Reasons Young Readers LOVE Dav Pilkey’s Dog Man

When my 7-year-old first pulled Dog Man from the bookstore shelf, I was skeptical. But then she cracked it open and started to read it out loud. I think...
Two Young Fans Interview Dog Man Author Dav Pilkey About His Favorite Animal Combinations, His Greatest Fears, and For Whom the Ball Rolls

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Two Young Fans Interview Dog Man Author Dav Pilkey About His Favorite Animal Combinations, His Greatest Fears, and For Whom the Ball Rolls

On my son’s seventh birthday, I let him go to Barnes & Noble and pick out any book he wanted. He spent 15 minutes roaming the aisles, overwhelmed by...

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