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Books organized by topic.  Curated by real people.

Airplanes

Airport terminals, planes and a little dose of aerodynamics

Asian Culture

Explore and learn aspects of Chinese, Japanese and other Asian cultures

Best of Boynton

Sandra Boynton's board books are funny, light, lyrical and clever.

Canadiana

Oh Canada, our home and literary land

Classics

Oldies that parents will remember from their youth

Days of the Week

Learning the days of a week

Environment

Respecting the earth and learning how to protect it

Friendship

Social stories to encourage kindness and reciprocity

Going to School

Transitioning to daycare, pre-school or kindergarden

Hanukkah

Festival of lights explained and enjoyed

Lovey Dovey

Kids love hugs, kisses and feeling special

New Sibling

Welcoming and preparing for a new family member

Sharing

Learning the art of sharing

Strong Female Leads

Strong female role models for both boys and girls

Vocabulary

Reinforce picture-word association to foster language

World Religions

Exposure to different religions will help raise a globally-competent child

Alphabet

Fun pictorial-driven exposure to letters

Babies

Babies love looking at babies, which fosters early socializations

Best of Dr Seuss

Our editors favorite Seussian treasures

Celebrity Authors

Great gift ideas, ranging from inspirational to silly

Consumerism

A nice antidote to materialism, especially useful around holidays

Diversity

Its okay to be different

Fathers

Breaking old stereotypes and showcasing what active fatherhood looks like.

Gardening

Learning where our food comes from and how plants grow

Grandparents

Favorite gifts both to and from grandparents.

High Contrast

Ideal for the still-developing eyes of a newborn (0-6 months)

Manners

Manners, sharing, and socialization

Newborn Touch

Textured surfaces to encourage tactile exploration

Bilingualism is known to foster problem solving and social skills

Thinking Big

Understanding the sophisticated cycle of ideas, trying, failing and trying again

Voicing Opinions

Politely standing up for yourself

Nurturing mind and body awareness

Animals

Cultivate a love of Earth's animals

Bedtime

Perfect winding down books for night time (or anytime)

Black History

Celebrating African-American superheros, past and future

Christmas

Share the joy and the spirit of the season

Counting

Creative ways to help children connect to

Dragons

Stories about dragons

Food

Cultivating joy and interest in eating

German

Popular German books and German favorites translated into English

Gratitude

Being thankful can help children manage life's ups and downs.

Indian Culture

Exploring Indian culture, especially for those living outside India

NY Times Best Sellers

Popular and trendy books as identified by the NY Times team.

Potty Training

Modelling toilet training

Spanish Translations

Popular English books translated into Spanish.

Valentines

Expressing love through kindness and thoughtful gestures

World Holidays

Celebrating diversity by learning about world holidays

Engaging books.  Engaging moments.

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