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6 Charming St. Patrick’s Day Picture Books!

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6 Charming St. Patrick’s Day Picture Books!

Need some adorable St Patrick’s Day picture books to read over your delicious Irish soda bread this St. Patrick’s Day? The B&N Kids’ Blog has got...
Head to Your Local B&N Saturday, January 25th for a Storytime Event Featuring How to Catch a Dragon

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Head to Your Local B&N Saturday, January 25th for a Storytime Event Featuring How to Catch a Dragon

How do you catch a dragon? These enterprising kids are going to find out—but first they have to chase the elusive dragon through a colorful, enchanting...
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...
10 Books for Kids with November Birthdays

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10 Books for Kids with November Birthdays

I never gave much credence to astrology, until I had a Scorpio kid, born in November, and found that he’s just as feisty and strong-willed as...
15 Must-Read Children’s Authors

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15 Must-Read Children’s Authors

Children’s books are among my favorite things in the whole world, and I’m not afraid to admit that the B&N Kids’ section is my...
Theresa Howell, Coauthor of Leading the Way: Women in Power, Shares 5 Books About Powerful Women and Girls

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Theresa Howell, Coauthor of Leading the Way: Women in Power, Shares 5 Books About Powerful Women and Girls

Written by Senator Janet Howell and her daughter-in-law, author Theresa Howell, Leading the Way: Women in Power is filled with the inspiring stories of...
5 Picture Books About Skeletons and Bones

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5 Picture Books About Skeletons and Bones

Who doesn’t love bones? If you’re anything like me, you were obsessed with skeletons as a kid. (And still are now.) If you and your little ones love...
An Interview With Lupita Nyong’o On Her Debut Picture Book, Sulwe, and the Seed of Self-Value

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An Interview With Lupita Nyong’o On Her Debut Picture Book, Sulwe, and the Seed of Self-Value

Sulwe is a moving and powerful picture book from Academy award-winning actor Lupita Nyong’o. The heartwarming story of a young girl with skin the...
8 Stupendous Books for Superhero Fans of All Ages

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8 Stupendous Books for Superhero Fans of All Ages

Whether it’s Captain Awesome, Captain Underpants, or Captain America, kids love superhero adventures fraught with bad guys, good guys, and, of course,...
5 Perfect Gift Picture Books for Three Year Olds

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5 Perfect Gift Picture Books for Three Year Olds

Everyone know that picture books and three year olds go together like peanut butter and jelly! Here are five perfect picture books that will enthrall your...
10 Amazing Picture Books About Whales

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10 Amazing Picture Books About Whales

As a landlocked child growing up in Colorado, whales captivated me. They were mythical creatures living in far away waters, with infrequent sightings and...
5 Fabulous New Bilingual Spanish/English Picture Books for Young Readers

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5 Fabulous New Bilingual Spanish/English Picture Books for Young Readers

Two languages are much better than one! Help your budding linguist learn Spanish or English with the following board books and picture books. Just a few...

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