The Grown-Up Joys of Reading Children's Books

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The Grown-Up Joys of Reading Children's Books

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We are living through an extended golden age for children’s books, a product of America’s astonishing prosperity—and growing child-centeredness—in the long postwar era. Think of the roster of brand-name authors, from Dr. Seuss, Maurice Sendak and Beverly Cleary to Eric Carle, Judy Blume, Jacqueline Woodson and on and on. Or visit the section for new picture books at your local library or bookstore, where an ever-lengthening shelf of tomorrow’s classics brings together ingenious storytelling and dazzling art.

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