Your kids don’t need any more candy for Valentine’s Day. Give them a better gift: Some amazing books from National Geographic!
And best of all, these books are about what kids LOVE: Dinosaurs, baby animals and music! Really, what could be a better gift for the little lovebug bookworms in your life?
We Love Babies
We Love Babies is for ages 2-5 and it features rhymes and rhythms and reads like a call, as well as lovely pictures of adorable baby animals. Your toddler or preschooler will fall in love with this one and you will have to read it over and over again (or have them cuddle up with it for afternoon quiet time!).
Whether your little one loves fish, birds or furry creatures, this book has it all! There are also cheerleaders who pop up to lead the reader in the fun refrain: “We love babies, yes we do, we love babies, how about you?”
Get We Love Babies on Amazon.com: https://amzn.to/31XcVID
Turn it Up!: A Pitch-Perfect History of Music that Rocked the World
If you have school-aged kids (ages 8-12) who are into music, this book is perfect for introducing them to musical history. Featuring musicians from Bach, to the Beatles to Beyonce, this book explains all of the major music genres: Tribal, classical, jazz, folk, opera and rock. It also talks about modern genres like: K-pop, hip hop and rap.
Kids also will learn about musical instruments, music theory and more and there are song recommendations to solidify the lessons.
Get Turn It Up!: A pitch-perfect history of music that rocked the world on Amazon.com https://amzn.to/2OP4MAw
1,000 Facts About Dinosaurs, Fossils and Prehistoric Life
This is another one for older kids (ages 8-12) who are into dinosaurs. We bet even the most die-hard dino lover will learn something new from this book, which is packed with 1,000 facts about prehistoric creatures: What they looked like, how they lived and the trace they left behind.
Readers will also learn about what it’s like on a dinosaur dig and how dinosaurs and birds are connected.
Get 1,000 Facts About Dinosaurs, Fossils, and Prehistoric Life on Amazon.com https://amzn.to/3bzytzt
And here is the best news of all! You have a chance to win all three of these books (worth $53).
Korie is a work at home mom to an energetic boy and a sweet baby girl. She loves big books, chocolate, writing and crochet. A recovering former journalist, Korie is also a wife, cook and allergy mama. Follow her on Twitter at @koriemw.