For teachers, parents, and librarians, a list of books from 2017 for children ages 3-8 which which feature diverse characters in everyday contemporary life.
Do the wooden headed puppet and Adam have something in common? The author of Pinoccio must have thought so.
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.
Here is the basic formula I use for our library's story hour. I use books, music, movement, and transitions to create the sense of routine that young children crave.
Classic fairy tales offer many benefits for children. These stories created by the hands of time strengthen a child's imagination, vocabulary and human understanding.
There is plenty of great descriptions with the epic series of Harry Potter and Middle Earth. Have a read and see what you think. A great way to try and emulate to improve your writing or just read.
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
Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes is one of the all-star children's books of the children's literary world. Chrysanthemum is a cute little mouse with a very big name and an even bigger problem: relentless teasing!
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...
Featuring crocodiles, hungry dragons, and other wonderful characters, these six recommended books will surely delight and entertain the children in your care.