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November 28, 2016

Celebrate National Ninja Day with a Picture Book!

Posted by Dana C
Did you ever want to be a ninja when you were a kid? We definitely did! That's why we're super excited about December 5th --- aka National Ninja Day --- here at In honor of this high-kicking, judo-chopping holiday, we're celebrating with some excellent ninja-themed picture books. Get ready to wow and impress your friends and family with your impressive strength, excellent balance and extreme bravery, because National Ninja Day is almost here!  
November 16, 2016

Kidsreads Talks with Picture Book Publisher NubeOcho

Posted by Catherine
Here at, we love compiling our monthly roundup of new picture books. With minimal text and tons of gorgeous spreads, our selections often feature issues big and small, from dealing with new siblings to counting to 10 and even receiving dragons in the mail. In recent months, one publisher has really gained our attention with its artistic books full of big messages for small readers. Although NubeOcho is relatively new on the scene, they've been earning tons of praise for their gorgeous, but insightful books. We had the chance to ask them a few questions about their picture books and goals for young readers. Read below to learn more!