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Staff Picks for Readers Age 8-12

Resources and Downloadable Activities

Write. Right. Rite.

Prompts that encourage young people to create from National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature Jason Reynolds.

Read & Learn with Simon Kids

Find downloadable activities, guides, read-aloud videos, and other parent and educator resources, on our Read & Learn site!

Craft Videos, Book Recommendations & More!

Follow Simon Kids on Instagram for kid-friendly crafts and book recommendations for kids ages 0-12!

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Books for Every Reader

Books that Celebrate Pride for Kids of All Ages

We love these books that celebrate LGBTQIA+ culture, uplift LGBTQIA+ voices, and support LGBTQIA+ rights.

Books that Celebrate Summer for Kids Ages 8-12

These books celebrate the highs and lows of summer vacation, perfect for kids ages 8-12!

Picture Books to Read for Father's Day

Celebrate the special fathers in your life with these picture books perfect to read for kids ages 4-8!

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