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Airplanes

Airport terminals, planes and a little dose of aerodynamics

Airplanes

Asian Culture

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

Asian Culture

Best of Boynton

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

Best of Boynton

Canadiana

Oh Canada, our home and literary land

Canadiana

Classics

Oldies that parents will remember from their youth

Classics

Days of the Week

Learning the days of a week

Days of the Week

Environment

Respecting the earth and learning how to protect it

Environment

Friendship

Social stories to encourage kindness and reciprocity

Friendship

Going to School

Transitioning to daycare, pre-school or kindergarden

Going to School

Hanukkah

Festival of lights explained and enjoyed

Hanukkah

Lovey Dovey

Kids love hugs, kisses and feeling special

Lovey Dovey

New Sibling

Welcoming and preparing for a new family member

New Sibling

Sharing

Learning the art of sharing

Sharing

Strong Female Leads

Strong female role models for both boys and girls

Strong Female Leads

Vocabulary

Reinforce picture-word association to foster language

Vocabulary

World Religions

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

World Religions

Alphabet

Fun pictorial-driven exposure to letters

Alphabet

Babies

Babies love looking at babies, which fosters early socializations

Babies

Best of Dr Seuss

Our editors favorite Seussian treasures

Best of Dr Seuss

Celebrity Authors

Great gift ideas, ranging from inspirational to silly

Celebrity Authors

Consumerism

A nice antidote to materialism, especially useful around holidays

Consumerism

Diversity

Its okay to be different

Diversity

Fathers

Breaking old stereotypes and showcasing what active fatherhood looks like.

Fathers

Gardening

Learning where our food comes from and how plants grow

Gardening

Grandparents

Favorite gifts both to and from grandparents.

Grandparents

High Contrast

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

High Contrast

Manners

Manners, sharing, and socialization

Manners

Newborn Touch

Textured surfaces to encourage tactile exploration

Newborn Touch

Bilingualism is known to foster problem solving and social skills

Spanish

Thinking Big

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

Thinking Big

Voicing Opinions

Politely standing up for yourself

Voicing Opinions

Nurturing mind and body awareness

Yoga

Animals

Cultivate a love of Earth's animals

Animals

Bedtime

Perfect winding down books for night time (or anytime)

Bedtime

Black History

Celebrating African-American superheros, past and future

Black History

Christmas

Share the joy and the spirit of the season

Christmas

Counting

Creative ways to help children connect to

Counting

Dragons

Stories about dragons

Dragons

Food

Cultivating joy and interest in eating

Food

German

Popular German books and German favorites translated into English

German

Gratitude

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

Gratitude

Indian Culture

Exploring Indian culture, especially for those living outside India

Indian Culture

NY Times Best Sellers

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

NY Times Best Sellers

Potty Training

Modelling toilet training

Potty Training

Spanish Translations

Popular English books translated into Spanish.

Spanish Translations

Valentines

Expressing love through kindness and thoughtful gestures

Valentines

World Holidays

Celebrating diversity by learning about world holidays

World Holidays

Engaging books.  Engaging moments.

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