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6 Great Bookstores Where $1 Books Are the Norm

Do your little ones love books? Do you love what books do for your kids, but hate the $18 price tag on a brand-new hardback picture book? Well, fret no more. If you want to build up your home library…

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The Best Kids 100 Books of 2019, According to Us (& Our Kids)

From tough topics to joyful history, this years collection of books have been vetted by our editors, and their kids.

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Our Favorite New Kids Books, September 2019

September is a perfect month for finding a new book and cozying up.

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This Book Fair Lets Kids Get Physical!

Rather than money, kids pay for their books in exercises.

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April’s Must-Dos: These Events Will Put a Spring in Your Step!

Do the kids like baseball? Peppa Pig? The Ramones, the Earth or all of the above (and more)? Take note!

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4 Inspiring Picnic Spots (And Where to Get Your Grub)

Finger food. A cozy blanket. Space for kids to run around. No dishes to wash. Clearly, picnics were invented by a parent. In Chicago, we take advantage of the sunshine when we can, so pack up the family and move…

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Experience The Wizard of Oz, Chicago Style

You might be off to see Disney’s Oz: The Great and Powerful when it opens in theaters this Friday. Lucky for yellow brick road fans, the magic goes beyond the big screen in Chicago.  L. Frank Baum wrote The Wonderful…

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Kid-Friendly Fun in West Hollywood

At first glance, West Hollywood is more of an adult-friendly destination, boasting a plethora of upscale, designer boutiques and fine-dining restaurants. But if you take the time to scratch beneath the glossy surface, there’s so much to shop, see and…

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