12 Books for Kids Who Love Diary of a Wimpy Kid

There’s something about the Diary of a Wimpy Kid books. They draw in my oldest son, and he’ll gladly spend the whole day reading them. And it’s not just my child; one of the things I hear from readers most often is: “My child only wants to...

15 Diverse Board Books for Babies and Toddlers

One of my core beliefs about children’s literature is that representation matters. It’s important for kids of all races and ethnicities to see characters that look like them in the books they read. It’s also important for kids in the majority culture...

9 Books for Young Hufflepuffs

In the Harry Potter series of books, every student at Hogwart’s School of Wizardry and Witchcraft gets “sorted” into a house. Each house’s members are known for having certain traits. Potter fans have embraced these houses, and many of them (myself included!) love to...

11 Diverse Christmas Books for Kids

Recently, I was discussing Christmas books with some other parents in a Facebook group. One mom was really struggling to find books that featured an African-American Santa Claus. Most of the books she found were out of print and hard to find. She was really hoping to...

Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are great for book lovers! You won’t want to miss these awesome deals: All links below are referral links. Save on Books! Save $5 on print book purchases over $20 at Amazon when you use the promo code GIFTBOOK17. (Some restrictions...