children’s books

‘Paddington’ and 6 Other Kids’ Books-Turned-Movies We Love

Paddington Movie Poster and BookPaddington
It’s always exciting when a book you loved as a child is adapted for the big screen. This weekend, “Paddington,” the story of the famous bear who travels to London via Peru, opened in theaters to rave reviews. The film tells the tale of how, after getting lost, Paddington gets taken in by the Brown... read more

Words of Wisdom from Shel Silverstein

Where the Side Walk Ends
Happy Birthday Shel Silverstein! Although the author is no longer with us, parents continue to share his work before bedtime or on a rainy afternoon. And with every poem read, there is a lesson to learn. See some of our favorite words of wisdom from the late, and great, Shel Silverstein. What's your favorite Shel... read more

The Bump Picks: Best Children’s Books

National Read a Book Day copy
Happy National Read a Book Day! Want to grab something new to read to baby? The Bump staff picked some books we loved as kids and still love as adults. Pick up one of these! What's your favorite book from childhood? What do you read to baby? Plus more from The Bump: Literary Baby... read more