Books

Encourage a love of reading by letting your kids choose books that they want to read. Try some of these mom- and kid-approved picks and watch how a few minutes of reading each day will reap a lifetime of benefits.

The Best Books Age by Age: Babies

Check out some of our favorite books for babies.

Sweet Dream Reads: The 11 Best Bedtime Books

We asked hundreds of moms for their favorite children's books and these titles came up again and again.

18 Genius Ways to Make Kids Love Reading

These tricks should get your kids reading on their own in no time!

The All-Time Best Books for Toddlers

Check out some of our favorite books for toddlers.

Girl Power! Chelsea Clinton Shares Her Favorite Kids' Books With Strong Female Characters

Chelsea Clinton, former First Daughter and mom-of-two, shares her favorite books to read to daughter Charlotte and son Aidan in honor of Women's History Month.

5 Books to Help You Raise a Globally Minded Child

Saira Siddiqui, founder of Confessions of a Muslim MOMmaholic, shares her top picks.

10 Best Children's Books of 2016

Clever plots and cool characters abound in these top titles nominated by our panel of children's librarians and tested with kids.

14 Favorite Potty Training Books

Sometimes kids (and their parents) need a dose of humor, instruction, and inspiration to move the potty training process along. Here are some books that may help smooth the way.

How a Sandy Hook Mother Came to Forgive Her Child's Shooter

Alissa Parker's daughter was 6 years old when she was murdered. Now, in her new book An Unseen Angel, she poignantly describes her family's journey to forgiveness.

The All-Time Best Books for Preschoolers

Check out some of our favorite books for preschoolers.

The All-Time Best Books for Tweens

Check out some of our favorite books for school-age kids and tweens.

9 Bilingual Board Books in Spanish and English

Want to give your kids a bilingual boost? These top titles written in both English and espanol are as multicultural as our ninos!

Nanny Diaries' Authors on Parenting and Writing

The best-selling authors of "The Nanny Diaries," Emma McLaughlin and Nicola Kraus, talk motherhood and their latest book, "The First Affair."

Teacher Transforms Classroom into a 'Harry Potter' Lover's Dream Land

Hogwarts or Hillsboro? Watch as one teacher transformers his classroom into an epic ode to Harry Potter.

7 Travel-Themed Books for Kids

Widen your kid's worldview with the latest travel reads.

Secrets of Successful Children's Book Authors

Five well-known writers share how they got their start.

9 Best Books to Teach Listening

Make reading time learning time with great books that teach little kids to become better listeners.

5 Books to Promote Good Behavior

Teach your preschooler about patience and sharing with these adorable stories.

Children's Authors' Favorite Books of All Time

Children's book authors such as Kate DiCamillo and Jeff Kinney reveal their favorite classic children's books, including titles like Charlotte's Web, The Velveteen Rabbit, and Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing.

The Brainy Benefits of Bedtime Stories

This cozy ritual does more than prepare your child for sleep.

Should Kids Read Scary Stories?

Reading spine-tingling tales with your children may teach them some important life lessons.

The Best Books About Stepfamilies

If you or your ex-spouse has recently remarried, check out these helpful books. They can make life in a stepfamily easier -- for you and your kids.

How to Introduce Baby to Books

Reading to baby now will help you bond and give her a head start on learning.

The 50 Best Children's Books

Here's a collection of timeless classics-and fresh new titles-that your kids will love to listen to again and again.

Age-by-Age Suggested Reading List

Find out what's hot on our reading list for kids!