Top Read Aloud Books Starring Mighty Girls - Best Of
A Mighty Girl's top recommended read aloud chapter books are perfect for reading aloud with elementary-aged children or as independent reading for older children. You can view age recommendations for a specific book on its product page under the 'details' section or filter by age range on the left menu. Many of the boo
9 Classic Novellas By Women You Can Read in a Day
As lofty as it sounds to devote an entire summer to reading Infinite Jest or War and Peace (in the original Russian), some of us should probably come to terms with the fact that we’re not that kind of reader. We consume our news in digestible sound…
25 Best Books of 2014, Otherwise Known as the 25 Books You Need On Your Bookshelf Now
2014 was a ridiculously good year for books. Some of our best living writers produced new works this year, which is always cause for crazed celebration; indie publishers turned out NYT Bestsellers like it was no big deal whatsoever; first-time…
22 Date Night Movies That Won't Put You Both to Sleep
Finding the perfect date night movie is a delicate balance. You're not just trying to mesh two different tastes, you're trying to do so while still maintaining a makeout-friendly mood. Scary can seem like a good way to go (cuddling!), but if you…
25 Movies To Watch When You Don't Want To Go Out, Because Sometimes The Struggle Of Leaving Your Bed Is Just Too Real
Sometimes, finding new movies to watch on Netflix instead of meeting up with all your friends really is the best decision. I mean, going out seriously takes so much effort. You've probably already spent a full day at work and now you have to go…
In Japanese folklore, Gashadokuro or Odokuro, are giant skeletons constructed from the bones of people who have died from starvation. Filled with intense anger and a thirst for human blood, they wander at night, grinding their teeth and making a gachi gachi sound. They tower so high above the ground and walk so quietly that they can be almost invisible. The only warning you get when the giant skeleton is near is a strange and inexplicable ringing in your ears.
Favorite Books for 4 Year-Olds
This list is full of favorite books for 4 year-olds all the way to books for 5 year-olds that will engage young listeners and keep them begging for just one more book to be read aloud. The kids will proclaim these the best books ever.
15 Books As Enchanting As The Harry Potter Series, Since You've Already Read Them A Million Times
Once upon a time you used to wait in line for the next perfectly crafted Harry Potter book, dressed in robes bearing your house crest (and maybe even wearing some HP-inspired earrings). You would read the book in one night, and fall asleep hugging…
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