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Best Childrens Books

What Pet Should I Get? What Dr. Seuss's Books Teach Your Kids About Money

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.03.2016 | Money

By Paul Sisolak, Contributor "I will do it right now. I will do it!" I said. "I will make up the mind that is up in my head." Yes, Dr. Seuss is ba...

13 Children's Book Authors Who Should Try Writing Fiction For Adults Too

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 06.24.2015 | Arts

Beloved children's book author Judy Blume released a new book this month. All hail Judy! Except, unlike her 1970 masterpiece Are You There God? It's M...

11 Fun And Fabulous Children's Books From Around The World

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 05.18.2015 | Arts

The quaint cover of The Giving Tree, with its loosely sketched lines, speaks to the quiet power of the story. Regardless of what you think of the book...

Time Magazine's So-Called 100 Best Young Adult Books of All Time

Monica Edinger | Posted 03.14.2015 | Home
Monica Edinger

Of course these books can and are read by those of any age, but please give this audience their due. They exist as a distinctive part of the reading population, an audience that reads more than picture books

6 Children's Books That Are Just As Amazing Now As When You Were A Kid

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 12.30.2014 | Home

A book that you love as a child will likely loom particularly large in your imagination throughout your life. You read it at a time when everything wa...

The Most Popular Books For Students In 2014

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 11.18.2014 | Parents

Move over, The Hunger Games. Veronica Roth's Divergent now reigns supreme among high school-aged students. On Tuesday, Renaissance Learning update...

5 Delightfully Scary Horror Stories For Children

Evangeline Lilly | Posted 01.18.2015 | Home
Evangeline Lilly

Some of your books are weird. Are they appropriate for my child? "I do not know your child. But I will say I do not subscribe to the notion that every...

The Very Best Books For Children, According To Amazon

Posted 08.01.2014 | Home

Originally published on Amazon So many children's books remain close to our hearts long after we first read them. But which ones are the can't-miss...

9 Mesmerizing True Stories Kids Will Love

Devon Corneal | Posted 01.05.2013 | Parents
Devon Corneal

I want to read books with my son that expose him to history and the men and women who changed it. I want to feed his curiosity about time past and help him understand bygone eras. Luckily, there are a slew of fantastic options available to do precisely that.

7 Books We Guarantee Will Make Your Kids Happy

Devon Corneal | Posted 06.02.2012 | Parents
Devon Corneal

Choosing books this month was easy -- I picked the books that make me happy. These are stories that I can read until my eyes pop out of my head, with moments that make me laugh out loud, and messages that make me smile before I've opened the cover.

7 Books For Your Outsider Kid

Devon Corneal | Posted 05.01.2012 | Parents
Devon Corneal

Here are some books that celebrate the trouble we all have fitting in sometimes. From monsters to farm animals to utensils, it never hurts to remember that just because something is different, that doesn't mean it isn't wonderful.

Sherman Alexie On Why The Best Kids Books Are Written In Blood

WSJ | Sherman Alexie | Posted 08.10.2011 | Home

Recently, I was the surprise commencement speaker at the promotion ceremony for a Seattle alternative high school. I spoke to sixty students, who'd co...

Happy 95th Birthday, Beverly Cleary

Lisa Yee | Posted 06.12.2011 | Home
Lisa Yee

Growing up takes forever, and yet somehow we all do. But thanks to Beverly Cleary, we can go back and visit a place where there's a friendly face in the neighborhood and mom or dad to give you a hug when you need one.

Best Of The Best Lists 2010:

Lisa Von Drasek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Lisa Von Drasek

The following are titles picked by 6 or more of nine major sources, from The Boston Globe to the Washington Post, plus one bonus selection, for a total of twelve.

The 9 Best Picture Books Of 2010

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

What are the best illustrated children's books of 2010? The picture books with the best pictures and greatest design -- the books with the most stunni...

Top 10 Classic Children's Books

Rebecca Serle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Rebecca Serle

After much thought and deliberation (and a fair bit of hair-pulling) I give you my top 10 classic children's books. Yes, just 10.

Christmas Gifts 2009: The Best Children's Picture Books Of The Year

Huffington Post | Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

2009 has been a fantastic year for kids' picture books, and parents, you'll love them as much as your children do. There's something for everyone: fro...