Be Kind

Be Kind

These storybooks all feature kindness in various forms: from love and respect, to fairness, acceptance, empathy, self-sacrifice, and more.

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  • And the People Stayed Home

    And the People Stayed Home tells the story of the global Coronavirus pandemic, from a very different point of view. In a time of uncertainty and fear, this thought provoking story focuses instead on hope and beauty. This thoughtful poem about the pandemic, quarantine, and the future suggests ther...

  • The Little i Who Lost His Dot

    Little i can't wait to meet his friends at school, but there's just one problem: he can't find his dot anywhere! Luckily, his letter friends are ready to help find a replacement for his dot―an acorn from Little a, a balloon from Little b, a clock from Little c...but nothing seems quite right. Can...

  • Courageous People From Washington Who Changed the World

    Courageous people are all around, but not all are household names throughout the world. In this inspiring and informative historical title, get acquainted with courageous people from the state of Washington, in the United States of America. Meet Chief Seattle, for whom a city was named after; Cat...

  • The Stick

    When a young boy finds a strange stick in the park, his life completely changes. The stick fills his mind with imagination and wonder, helping him achieve his dreams and live a happy and full life. But it's not until years later that he discovers the full meaning of the stick and the true power o...

  • The Thing About Bees

    "Sometimes bees can be a bit rude. They fly in your face and prance on your food." And yet… without bees, we might not have strawberries for shortcakes or avocados for tacos!

    The Thing About Bees is equal parts love letter from a father to his two sons and step by step guide to understanding the...

  • Unicorn (and Horse)

    Unicorn is a unicorn. And Horse is, well... not. Grab a pink cupcake and laugh along with this hilarious story about two very different animals - one seems magical and perfect, and the other... well... doesn't. But, outside appearances don't always tell the whole story.

    Unicorn (and Horse) is a...

  • Everyone is Someone

    “No matter how big, no matter how small, everyone is someone, we need to love all.”

    It’s simple, yet powerful, rhymes like this, paired with beautiful illustrations, that help us remember that we matter—no matter who we are. 

    When so much seems to separate us, Everyone is Someone, written by Bo...

  • Curious George Says Thank You

    George is thrilled to get a thank-you card in the mail from his friend Betsy. It makes him want to send thank-you cards to everyone he knows. Who can he thank? The mail carrier? The librarian? It will be fun! But, when George undoubtedly gets into some of his usual mischief, saying thank you migh...

  • Alice's Magic Garden

    Every great story has a beginning. In this wondrous prequel to Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Alice first learns how truly magical her world can be. Alice lived at the dreariest boarding school, void of color or cheer. But after discovering a secret garden, and filling it with her love and car...

  • Courageous People Who Changed the World

    “You have within you the strength… to change the world.” -Harriet Tubman



    From Abraham Lincoln to Rosa Parks, Courageous People who Changed the World is a perfect introduction to historical figures who stood up to make a difference in the world. The heroic true stories are told through simple t...

  • Our Class is a Family

    Family is a special thing, and family isn’t always just your relatives. Family can be those you love and who love you, the people who would do anything for you and love you no matter what. This heartwarming story helps little ones understand the special bond between their classroom family–and tha...

  • Where Are You?

    Meet Iz and Norb. They're cute, they're fun, and they're best buds! These silly friends love to play and go on adventures. But, sometimes play is more than just fun and games.

  • Let's Be Friends

    There's a great big world out there, and Rosie the fox wants to make some new friends!

  • Slumberkins Presents: Hammerhead

    Hammerhead is full of energy and just wants to have fun at recess. But, when a classmate won't let Hammerhead play on the swings, Hammerhead's excitement quickly turns to anger. Follow along on Hammerhead's journey, to see if he can make things right and turn his anger into calm. This thought pro...

  • Cinderella

    Enjoy this retelling of a true classic, where a young woman learns that sometimes those who have nothing, actually have the most to offer.

  • Happy Thanksgiving Curious George

    It’s Thanksgiving day, and boy is George excited! The delightful smells, the festive decorations, the delicious food—George loves it all! And to top everything off, he gets to share it all with the people he loves most. But even on Thanksgiving the curious little monkey manages to stir up some tr...

  • Hats Are Not for Cats!

    Big hats, small hats, stripy or polka dot—dogs wear hats and cats do not! Or… do they?! Are hats for cats? Or, are they just for dogs? This bossy dog and fun-loving cat disagree. But which one is right?

    A silly and fun rhyming romp, Hats Are Not for Cats offers a cheerful take on bossiness and ...