A list of the best narrative nonfiction books for children, which are emphasized in the curriculum of the common core. Kindergarten through 6th grade. Includes reviews by a children’s librarian.
Picture books with short stories hold great appeal for kids. The fox and the crow fable is a popular such tale—here you can read it with pictures.
The Secret Garden is a story about a seemingly magical garden that has healing powers. The garden has been hidden for ten years when a young girl discovers it.
Children love stories - listening to them, reading them, inventing their own. Why is this, and what do children gain from stories and storytelling?
Author's Note: A word about mia noi or minor wives For married men to have minor wives is a common practice in both Thai and Lao societies. A minor wife is a mistress in which a married man will have in addition to...
Here is an illustrated short story "The Clever Rabbit and the Foolish Lion." Short stories with pictures and morals to discuss are popular with young children and their parents.
Who are the top publishers for children's books? Which of the top children's books publishers are accepting submissions from new authors? When do you need an agent? Find out the answers to these questions and more!
Yes you can, even if you don't draw! Steps to publish for Kindle, Nook, iPad; how to submit manuscripts of children's books to traditional publishers; positives and negatives of various formats. FUN
Beatrix Potter and her charming and quaint illustrations of 'little critters' and her tales have brought hours of joy to children since the early 20th century.
Tikki Tikki Tembo by Arlene Mosel is a classic children's book that lends itself to reading aloud in a story time setting. The story about a boy with a very long name is the subject of some controversy. This article...