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.
Be Kind Book Poster Image
Help kids learn the importance of caring for others.
One Too Many: A Seek and Find Counting Book Book Poster Image
No horsin' around: Great picks for all kinds of horse lovers.
The Best of Iggy Book Poster Image
Get boys hooked on reading with adventure, heroes, and humor.
A Bean, a Stalk and a Boy Named Jack Book Poster Image
Whether classic or modern, these have an extra magic touch.
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Book Poster Image
All of J.K. Rowling's magical novels, plus a few bonus books.
From Twinkle, with Love Book Poster Image
Relatable stories of young love set in the real world.
The Midnight Library Book Poster Image
"Check out" this list of our favorite library tales.
Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site Book Poster Image
Get kids who like cars and trucks vrooming with these picks.
The Adventures of a Girl Called Bicycle Book Poster Image
Powerful stories about memorable, relatable characters.
Antiracist Baby Book Poster Image
Great art + memorable stories = surefire hits for kids.
The Detective's Assistant Book Poster Image
Finished Nancy Drew? Check out these great girl gumshoes.
Feathered Serpent and the Five Suns: A Mesoamerican Creation Myth Book Poster Image
Gods, goddesses, and monsters -- oh my!
The Adventures of Sir Gawain the True Book Poster Image
These gripping stories will make history come alive for kids and teens.
The X-Files: Earth Children Are Weird Book Poster Image
From time travel to space adventures, this list has it all.
Charlotte's Web Book Poster Image
Some stories are just meant to pull at your heartstrings.
Fetch Book Poster Image
From bears to bunnies -- check out great "tails" for kids.
The Paper Princess Book Poster Image
Kids won't be able to put down these exciting stories.
Jazz Age Josephine Book Poster Image
Sometimes the best stories are the true ones.
The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse Book Poster Image
Our favorite "artful" picks offer more than great pictures.
Half Magic: Tales of Magic, Book 1 Book Poster Image
Abracadabra -- check out these magical fantasies for kids.