Children's books help expand your child's experiences, depth of knowledge and wisdom. Story books can teach valuable lessons while still making it fun and enjoyable for both you and the child. Reading to your children early on will help set them up as lifelong readers.Early reading ignites creativity, sparks curiosity, and stimulates the imagination in young children. Often, this leads to role-play as children grow which helps to develop other skills such as empathy, problem-solving, and morality.Picture books introduce young children to the world of art and literature. Novels and nonfiction books stimulate kids' sensory awareness, helping kids to see, hear, taste, feel, and smell on an imagined level. Books inform our imaginations, inspiring creativity.
What makes a book a children's book?
Children's books are everything from Young Adult down to board books for your teething kiddo, however, a book is considered a children's book when it's intended for an audience between 0-8 years old.