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Staff Picks for Readers Ages 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

Picture Books to Cozy Up with on a Cold Winter Day

Need a cup of cocoa and a good story to keep you warm? These picture books are perfect to cozy up to with your kids ages 4-8!

Chapter Book Characters Your Kids Will Love!

Are you looking for chapter books for your kids with interesting characters? See these chapter book characters kids will love!

Funny Novels for Kids Ages 8-12

Looking for a book that will make your kids LOL? These hilariously funny books for kids ages 8-12 are sure to make children laugh!

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