Reading is supposed to be fun. Here's how to make learning letters, phonics, letter blends, and sight words a fun experience for both parent and child. Plus: comprehension techniques to improve information retention and literacy programs to help your child learn to read.

18 Genius Ways to Make Kids Love Reading

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

The Best Books Age by Age: Toddlers

Check out some of our favorite books for toddlers.

The Best Books Age by Age: Preschoolers

Check out some of our favorite books for preschoolers.

10 Books to Read By Kindergarten

Parents turned to Common Sense Media, which has reviewed thousands of books, for this list that will help get your kid ready for the Big Day.

Toddler Books for Big Emotional Milestones

From meeting a new sibling to losing a lovey, learn more about the important emotional moments a toddler can experience along with the books that can help with healthy childhood development.

How to Raise a Reader

Want your child to fall in love with books? We have tons of playful ideas, whether your baby is still chewing on pages or your big kid is tackling chapters on her own.

Your Baby from 28 to 30 Months: Reading & Writing

Your toddler picks up a book as if she can read, scribbles her name (sort of), and wants to play with other kids. Now if only she could share...

Best Children's Books of 2015

Children's librarians and families agreed that out of the thousands of kids' titles released this year, these picks are the guaranteed page-turners. Let your friends in on the news.

The Power of Poetry

Listening to verse and rhyme helps children become better readers.

Books for Toddlers, 3-5

Books aren't just for eating anymore. Reading is fun, and exposure to books helps kids do better in school. Here are some favorites to help you build your library.

Before Your Child Starts Reading...

Learning to read is a huge life lesson. Before your child starts to tackle this skill, here's what you should know.

'Llama Llama' Author Dies of Cancer But Has One Final Request

Sit down and read a book to your kids tonight.

New Research Says We Shouldn't Feel So Guilty About Letting iPads Read to Our Kids

Nothing can replace a good old-fashioned book, but maybe digital ones aren't as bad for our kids as we thought, according to new research.

Making the Most of Storytime

How to help your toddler use books to learn about language and the world he lives in.

Great Books for Your Toddler

These 10 classic books will make a valuable addition to your child's library.

Raise a Reader

It's never too early to introduce your child to the joy of reading. Check out these 25 great ways to nurture a love of books and language.

Poems, Songs, and Stories

Three-year-olds love alphabet books and silly songs. How should you build on your child's enjoyment of rhythm and sound?

12 Toys That Help Kids Read and Write

Looking for a fun way to promote literacy this holiday season? We found the best gifts for every skill level.