As the weather heats up, try cooling down with one of these refreshing summer reads all about water, the beach or swimming.
As the school year ends, kids and their families are gearing up for summer fun. Whether you are cooling down at the splash park or in search of a frozen treat, a book is the perfect summer sidekick. For early elementary and middle school kids, graphic novels are in high demand, and here are some (mostly) brand-new titles to enjoy.
Summer is upon us, and that means time for amusement parks! The rides. The food. The games. The calliope music (if that’s your thing). It’s magic. These middle grade titles perfectly capture the special hold such parks have on us.
Children and caregivers can begin discussions about homelessness with these titles for young children.
By sharing stories together and having conversations about the books you read, you can help young children understand the world around them. Seeing diverse experiences represented in books helps children … Continued
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh engages all of our communities in literacy and learning. Check out the titles below and ask your local librarian for more.
Sometimes you just need a picture book that makes you (and your kids) smile. Whether it’s a good laugh or a touching moment, when the story hits just the right note, it’s special.
Young children are hyper aware of the world around them. Whether or not you and your family have been directly impacted by the incident of gun violence on April 17th, … Continued
It’s never too early to start taking steps for a sustainable future. The titles on this list can serve as inspiration, spark conversation and spur action that children of all ages can partake in. If we all work together, we can see a brighter future that is sustainable for generations to come!
These books for young children explore a variety of immigrant and refugee experiences from different parts of the world.