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Gifts for Grandparents: Bond Over a Book with Your Grandchildren

| December 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
Gifts for Grandparents: Bond Over a Book with Your Grandchildren

Reading books together is an incredibly easy and, not to mention, enjoyable way to be present and engaged with kids.

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5 Reasons Why Books with Characters of Diversity Are Important

| October 23, 2015 | 1 Comment
5 Reasons Why Books with Characters of Diversity Are Important

I’m optimistic that, through literature that explores and celebrates diversity, all kids will be able to comfortably go on any adventure with any character to anywhere.

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Writing Diversity: More Alike Than We Are Different

| September 24, 2015 | 0 Comments
Writing Diversity: More Alike Than We Are Different

Artists working across boundaries must demonstrate profound respect for and deep knowledge of the Other. This means a thoroughly open-minded attitude—and much labor in terms of research and questioning one’s own assumptions.

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The Art of Giving Books

| July 27, 2015 | 0 Comments
The Art of Giving Books

There’s something about books that makes them the ideal gift for children.

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Children’s Book Trends on The Children’s Book Review | January 2015

| January 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
Children’s Book Trends on The Children’s Book Review | January 2015

We continue to have a winter wonderland of books and articles appearing in The Children’s Book Review’s book trends this month; including our list “Kids Winter Books: Snow, Mittens, Polar Bears and Other Arctic Animals.”

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Children’s Book Trends on The Children’s Book Review | December 2014

| December 8, 2014 | 0 Comments
Children’s Book Trends on The Children’s Book Review | December 2014

We have a winter wonderland of books and articles appearing in The Children’s Book Review’s book trends this month; including our list “20 of the Best Christmas Books.”

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The Magic of Wordless Picture Books

| November 12, 2014 | 2 Comments
The Magic of Wordless Picture Books

We adults need to create space for readers and a defined comfort zone for them to enjoy wordless experiences. We must bite our tongues and allow experiences to unfold right in front of our eyes.

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Children’s Book Trends on The Children’s Book Review | November 2014

| November 8, 2014 | 0 Comments
Children’s Book Trends on The Children’s Book Review | November 2014

This month’s little peek into what TCBR readers have been most interested in shows the book trends are following the upcoming season with “20 of the Best Christmas Books,” “Kids Thanksgiving Books,” and the “Best New Kids Books!”

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Children’s Book Trends | August 2014

| August 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
Children’s Book Trends | August 2014

This month’s little peek at the current children’s book trends on The Children’s Book Review is all about the great new books available and the best selling kids books, as well as some wonderful literacy tips and resources.

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Reading Aloud: It’s Not Just For Kids

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Reading Aloud: It’s Not Just For Kids

You don’t have to be a kid in elementary school to listen to a book read aloud. You don’t have to be the parent of a preschooler to read aloud.

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