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The unimaginable horror of the Holocaust is hard for adults to fathom, so how do we talk to our children about it? Books are a good place to start

The unimaginable horror of the Holocaust is hard for adults to fathom, so how do we talk to our children about it? Books are a good place to start

Jews around the world observe Holocaust Remembrance Day, known as Yom Hashoah in Hebrew, on April 23 to ensure that the six million Jews murdered by the Nazis are never forgotten. The unimaginable horror of the Holocaust is hard for adults to fathom, so how do we talk to our children about it? Books, of […]

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Young-Adult novels that confront police brutality, racial profiling and the Black Lives Matter movement

Young-Adult novels that confront police brutality, racial profiling and the Black Lives Matter movement

Researched by Alexandra Alter for The New York Times, below are six books for young readers that address police brutality and the Black Lives Matter movement: How It Went Down by Kekla Magoon 4.4 stars – 40 reviews Kindle Price: $7.09 A 2015 Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book When sixteen-year-old Tariq Johnson dies from […]

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Amazon rolls out Rapids, a chat style reading app for kids.<br />Links to free two-week trial!

Amazon rolls out Rapids, a chat style reading app for kids.
Links to free two-week trial!

Amazon Rapids’ stories are perfect for kids on the go. The exclusive content has been designed to make kids laugh and to provoke their imagination. From the very first line kids will be captivated with Amazon Rapids world of short stories. Amazon Rapids offers a playful approach to children’s reading, with illustrated, original short stories […]

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Not Just for Kids: 5 YA Novels Adults Will Love

What’s trending in children’s literature and YA? Iva-Marie Palmer explores trending kids’ genres on Brightly website. Being a grown-up. Yup, that’s a sentence fragment but it pretty much says what it needs to. Being a grown-up is HARD. Maybe that’s why those young adult shelves at the bookstore call out to us. (Don’t lie, you […]

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