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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Great Books to Commemorate Juneteenth

These powerful stories explore the history of slavery and emancipation in the United States.

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Growing Up Queer: Thoughtful Books About LGBTQ+ Youth

Affirming, relatable stories about queer kids and teens.

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Stories Set in Asia and the Pacific Islands

Explore the many countries and cultures that call Asia and the Pacific home.

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Powerful Stories of Asian Immigrant Families

Delve into the experiences of Asian families making a life in a new land.

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Books Inspired by Asian Folklore and Mythology

Rich fantasies your kids will get lost in.

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Great Books to Read for Eid

Enjoy these festive reads alongside your favorite feast!

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Great Books to Read During Ramadan

Celebrate the holy month by reading these great picks!

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Teen Books Trending on #BookTok

Read our reviews of the books TikTok influencers love.

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Best Books of the Year: 2021

Check out which books our editors are raving about.

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Books with Deaf and Hard of Hearing Characters

Relatable stories about kids and teens who have hearing loss.

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Extraordinary Black Women in American History

Inspiring role models in the arts, sports, science, social justice, and political leadership.

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Bestselling New Books on Amazon for Kids and Teens

A sampling of the hottest new releases.

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New Children's Books 2020

Check out these hot new releases for kids 2–12.

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New Teen Books 2020

Check here for the latest YA titles for your teen.

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Jerry Craft's Picks: Uplifting Books About Black and Brown Kids

"New Kid" author picks his favorite books about happy kids of color.

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Books About Elections and Voting

Stories that show kids and teens democracy in action.

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Shafia Zaloom's Picks: Sex Ed Books for Kids

Help kids and teens learn about sex in healthy, positive ways.

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The Radical Monarchs Founders' Picks: Coming-of-Age Books by Women of Color

Stories to inspire self-discovery and self-love in girls of color.

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Dr. Ibram X. Kendi's Picks: Anti-Racist Books for Kids

Hand-picked books for young people who want to chip away at racism.

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Dr. Allison Briscoe-Smith Picks: Positive Books About Kids of Color

Excellent books that kids of color can see themselves in.