Books

Best Halloween Picture Books for Kids

Boo! Celebrate Halloween with these not-so-spooky Halloween picture books for your next fall classroom read aloud. Halloween Picture Books   Room on the Broom by Julia Donaldson A witch and her cat are speeding through the October skies when a gust of wind blows away the...

Picture Books About Immigrants

Picture Books About Immigrants Tomatoes in my Lunchbox by Costantia Manoli Explore the joys of gardening and the satisfaction of growing your own food, centered around the excitement of finding tomatoes in a lunchbox in this charming tale. The Boy from Mexico by Edward Dennis Set against...

Picture Books About Pets for Kids

Perfect for classroom read alouds, these picture books about pets are humorous, diverse, and heartwarming. Picture Books About Pets   Lucky Dogs by Joowon Oh Ruth and her mom are at an adoption fair. Ruth will be moving soon and can’t adopt, but she finds out she can foster...

Picture Books About Female Athletes

Get ready for the Olympics with these picture books about female athletes. Read their inspiring stories of courage, resilience, and strength. Picture Books About Female Athletes While sports have tended to be male-dominated, women are changing the game. Diversify your classroom library...

Picture Books About Interracial Families

I grew up in an interracial family: I am Chinese and was adopted by white parents in small town, USA. These picture books celebrating interracial families are great for mixed kids, who may feel like they don’t belong. They can help transracially adopted kids feel less alone. For...

Fiction Picture Books With Strong Female Leads

As I’ve reached my mid 20s, I’ve had a stronger appreciation for original stories with strong female leads. It’s powerful for young girls to know their potential is limitless and it’s healthy for boys to see strong females as people to be admired and looked up to...