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Kids & Teens

Summer Reading

Birth-5 Years Old


Introduce counting in a fun, colorful way with picture books! This list includes a variety of counting books, with differing themes.
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K-Grade 6

LGBTQ+ Books for Kids and Caregivers

Ten LGBTQ+ inspired reads for kids and their caregivers, including two books from our Parenting collection.
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David's Essential Listens

Kids See Ghosts is easily one of my favorite albums from 2018. The duo of Kanye and Cudi accompanied by…
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Parents & Caregivers

Tales and Trails

Summer Reading Program at the Missouri Botanical Garden Get out, read, and explore! Missouri Botanical Garden's 2020 Tales and Trails…
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Notable Themes

Social Justice & Race Relations for the Middle-grade Reader

The books featured here cover a wide range of timelines, yet all are extremely timely for today's current events.
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Non-Fiction & STEAM

Earth Day Crafts, Food, Trivia, and More!

Learn about the Earth and how to make environmentally-friendly crafts and food!
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City Garden

What better way to spend a summer's afternoon than a picnic in the park? If you haven't already, check out City Garden...
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Author & Illustrator Spotlights

Things Will Never Be the Same

Tomie dePaola, children’s author and illustrator, has died at the age of 85. He wrote or illustrated more than 270 books
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