The Best Kid’s Chapter Books About Diversity

As parents, we want our children to interact with generosity and grace when they see something out of their ordinary. When one of their classmates dresses differently or uses a mobility aid to get around. When a friend celebrates different holidays or brings a dish from a different culture to a class picnic. That’s why chapter […]

Feminist Books for Boys: Why ALL Kids Should Read Feminist Books!

Empowering books for girls aren’t just for girls, y’all! It’s essential that we read books about strong women to boys, too! That’s why we’ve compiled this list of feminist books for boys, made up of board books and picture books for young readers. Of course, feminist themes aren’t always explicit in books like these (although […]

Empowering Books for Girls Ages 0-12!

There are lots of great books that have been published in the last few years that feature smart, strong, interesting and diverse female characters. In this article, we learn about empowering books for girls from babies through tweens that feature empowered women of the present day (plus some badass fictional girls!). Want to find a […]

Empowering Teenage Feminist Books for Girls

Are you looking for empowering feminist books for girls that will instill empathy and strength in your teen daughter or granddaughter? You’ve come to the right place! Maybe you raised your teen on empowering books when she was a little girl, but as she gets older, it can be harder to find books that help […]

50+ Popular First Chapter Books for Kids (Including Series, Too!)

I had a heartbreaking realization the other day. My soon-to-be eight-year-old no longer seems interested in her beloved copies of books like “Goodnight Moon,” “The Very Hungry Caterpillar,” or even “Where the Wild Things Are!”  Instead of reading her the stories I found during my quest to find the best books for babies and toddlers, […]

Montessori Reading Activities: A Zero Stress Method To Teach Your Child To Read

The Montessori method is a time-tested approach to teaching early reading. It’s both highly effective and fully supportive of a child’s individual learning style. Current research confirms the key to reading independently is systematic exposure to phonics or letter sounds. Dr. Montessori, founder of the Montessori method, discovered this truth over a hundred years ago! […]

25 Books About Different Families For Young Children and LGBTQIA+ Allies

Young children are little sponges, taking up whatever information we give them. The things we share with them as parents will shape their lives and their beliefs.  If we want them to believe in acceptance, tolerance, and compassion for others, we need to share stories that feature the growing diversity of family structures, especially families […]

New Mom Books to Make You Laugh, Cry, and Feel Seen

Doesn’t it sometimes feel like you’re the only one going through a particular experience? Like when your little one has a raging tantrum in a restaurant, for example, and you feel like the worst mother in the world? If this sounds familiar, it’s time to stock your home library with some new mom books. Whether […]

34 Best Books for Babies

Reading to little ones has so many benefits, even when we feel like they’re too young to notice or pay any attention. That’s why classic baby books remain classics, and why people are always scrambling to get their hands on the best books for babies. I loved reading to my son when he was a […]

18 Must-Read Books About Winter for Kids

Winter is here, and as you cozy up by the fire, it’s time for some great winter reads with your kiddos. There are so many amazing winter books for kids that show the magic of this season! Here are our 18 favorite books about winter for kids, from our resident mom and children’s literature expert, […]