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Vintage-Style Books Harken Back to a Simpler Era

These new children's books have vintage-look illustrations and simple, old-fashioned but fresh stories. The retro (or mid-century) look is extremely popular in design in 2015.

"Shh! We Have a Plan" by Chris Haughton; Candlewick Press; 40 pages;...

Books that Celebrate Freedom and Peace

Current events in our culture today focus on our need for peace and understanding. These new children's books introduce readers to the important principles of freedom, kindness and positivity.

"Seeds of Freedom" by Hester Bass; illustrated by E...

Best New Year's Resolution? Read More!

Getting your kids to read more books is one of the smartest resolutions a parent can make. These new releases include the latest American Girl novel and reads from Stan Lee, Kareen Abdul-Jabbar and "If I Stay" author Gayle Forman.

"Grace" by ...

Fun Toy Gifts For the Pickiest Kids on Your List

Kids need active toys. Instead of just concentrating on buying electronic screens for gifts, how about engaging their bodies and minds with toys and kits to help them be active?

"AirStorm Firetek Bow" from Zing Toys; $29.99.

Available at Wal-...