4 Books to Beat the Back-to-School Blues

Whether they’re taking their first steps into a kindergarten classroom or attending their final classes towards graduation, back-to-school time is a memorable moment for all students. Start the school year off right with four fantastic reads all about zany characters and their unforgettable school adventures. How to Get Your Teacher Ready by Jean Reagan (Starting at $12, Random House Children’s …

6 Empowering Books for Mom

A good book can suck you in and take you to a world unlike your own. These six stories, part of the #StrongWomenRead campaign from Book Clubbish, paint vivid pictures of strong females,offering you the perfect escape to unwind with on the beach or back porch. Confessions of a Domestic Failure by Bunmi LaditanThis is a hilarious read for real …

4 Books for Budding Feminists

One of the biggest influences kids can have come from what they read. The discovery of one female-driven story has the power to positively impact any young girl. From historical figures to iconic fictional role models, here are four feminist books that will inspire girls—and women—to take on the world. Gloria’s Voice: The Story of Gloria Steinem―Feminist, Activist, Leader (People …

Give the Gift of Reading

Stuck Inside Creativity Book ($12.99, National Geographic Kids)Perfect for the creative little one in your life, this awesome spiral-bound book contains over 150 reusable stickers along with stencils, trivia, puzzles, and more. The Barefoot Book of Children by Tessa Strickland & Kate DePalma, Illustrated by David Dean ($19.99, Barefoot Books)This book is the perfect way to introduce your child to …

Change the World Before Bedtime

So begins the wonderfully illustrated and written new children’s book of the same title. A call to arms for socially conscious children (and their parents), Change the World Before Bedtime combines 21st century messaging with old-fashioned values, encouraging kids to feel good about doing good deeds. What’s particularly appealing about the book is its multicultural, collage-style artwork coupled with plenty …