Best books: Our Recommendations for Families

Sure, your kids love Harry Potter and Twilight -- but what else will keep young bookworms reading? Whether you're on the hunt for classic kids' books or best sellers, our "best books" lists are full of stories that are bound to spark kids' imagination and keep the pages turning.
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Check out these great reads featuring diverse characters.
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These award-winning books for kids and young adults show an appreciation of African American culture.
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These award-winning picture books have been recognized for excellence and distinction in illustration.
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Teens are sure to fall for these sigh-worthy love stories.
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Check out these book titles for kids released in 2018.
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Here's what teens were reading in 2018.
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Celebrate and learn about the Festival of Lights with these reads.
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These terrific tales teach kids that reading is fun.
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Riveting autobiographies show real-life stories of struggle and triumph.
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Stories about teens and loved ones struggling with substance use and abuse.
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Stories about cyberbullying, the quest for likes, and balancing life and tech.
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Stories and practical tips to help kids change the world.
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Dazzling art draws young readers in and helps tell the story.
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Captivating stories set in the world as we know it.
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Compelling, accessible stories told in poetic form.
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Compelling poems and novels in free verse have grit, drama, and more.
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Fantastic tales of magic and other realms.
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Snuggle-ready bedtime reads to cozy up with.
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Futuristic fiction, from outer space to artificial intelligence.
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Imagination reigns in these fantastic reads.

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