Despite being the shortest month of the year, February is packed full of reasons to celebrate. From month-long tributes, to candy-worthy days of glee, to major sporting events, we’ve got a book to join you and your little one no matter what the celebration might be. Here’s our suggested pairings:
For Black History Month (All Month Long)
We suggest: Emmanuel’s Dream
Share with your child this incredible, true story about a man with a disability who rides his bike 400 miles to prove that dreams can become a reality.
For the Super Bowl (and the aftermath of no more football season) (Feb. 4th and after)
We suggest: Goodnight Football
Sharing hobbies is a great way to build family time and bonding. This is the perfect night time story to keep football, and those family memories, around all year long.
For Mardi Gras (Feb. 13th)
We suggest: What the Dinosaurs Did Last Night
Everyone needs to let their hair down and celebrate on occasion, even toys. What sort of mischief will be unleashed this time?
For Valentine’s Day (Feb. 14th)
We suggest: I Love You Through and Through
Incredibly sweet and very relatable for young kids, this rhyming story is a great one to snuggle up with on the day celebrating all kinds of love.
For President’s Day (Feb. 19th)
We suggest: Grace for President
Use this very colorful, fun, and accessible book to teach kids about politics, public service, and the electoral college during presidential elections.
For Tell a Fairy Tale Day (Feb. 26th)
We suggest: Zen Shorts
Stillwater the giant panda loves to tell a good story that always helps his young neighbors learn important lessons.
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