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...

7 Board Books for Feminist Babies

One thing I’ve wanted my boys to know from a young age is that both boys and girls are awesome, smart, and strong. That’s why I’m intentional about what we read; I want my children to learn about people who aren’t like them, and see that all...

7 Gifts for Book-Loving Babies

We added a new baby to our family this year, which means — baby stuff! Of course, we’ve got lots of books for him and we’re already reading to him daily. But a bookworm like myself also can’t resist some precious book-themed baby gear as well....

11 Halloween Board Books

This year will be my youngest son’s first Halloween, and his big brothers can’t wait to dress him up in a cute costume and show him off. They’ve generously offered to help him out by eating any candy he may receive! We’ve also pulled out some...

9 Perfect Baby Shower Books

When parents ask me how they can raise children who love to read, one of my biggest pieces of advice is to read early and read often. Reading to babies benefits them in all kinds of ways, but above all, it’s an expression of love. Reading is just another way to...