Especially for young toddlers, a bedtime story has a powerful ability to address their joys and fears, evoke a fun sense of mystery and adventure, and above all -- inspire a lifelong love affair with words.
Just up ahead, check out a guide to the best sites for children's literature from the history of kid-lit, to
the contemporary scene in children's books with information
for parents, teachers, and librarians and more on how to get started writing children's books.
More about children's books around the Web:
Literature Web Guide - Here's a great resource for parents and teachers
offering reviews of books for children and young adults, plus
pages of related links and resources.
Center for Children's Books - The virtual
edition for school and public librarians (and by default, parents)
with news, reviews and recommended reading.
of Tales - Like it says, this site features classic fables, folk
and fairy tales from around the world in print and audio formats
with related resources.