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31 Days, 31 Lists: 2021 Picture Books

Today’s list represents just a handful of the titles published this year. This is some, but surely not all, of the finest. If you need a starting place where you can get a sense of what the year entailed, use this list.

31 Days, 31 Lists: 2021 Comics and Graphic Novels for Kids

We don’t go halfsies on the comics around here. Here is what may well be called an epic post of comics published for kids in the year 2021.

31 Days, 31 Lists: 2021 Best Audiobooks for Kids

Today, I’m tipping a hat to the audiobooks I discovered in 2021 that really just knocked it out of the park. Each and every last one of them, a star.

31 Days, 31 Lists: 2021 Unique Biographies for Kids

It’s Biography Day! Here are the books that I feel did the greatest justice to their subjects. You’ll see some familiar faces and some folks you’ve never even heard of. As it should be.

31 Days, 31 Posts: 2021 Autobiographies for Kids!

2021 was a marvelous year for memoirs and we’re splitting up today’s list into picture books, graphic novels, and titles for older readers.

31 Days, 31 Lists: 2021 Science and Nature Books

2021 turned out to be a remarkably strong year for Nonfiction in general and science/nature in particular. From biologists to topography to the life cycles of clouds and smoke, there’s a little of someone for everyone here.

31 Days, 31 Lists: 2021 American History Titles for Kids

With books about American history for kids being challenged all over the country right now, here’s a list that includes loads of titles that delve into the good AND the bad of this nation of ours.

31 Days, 31 Lists: 2021 Informational Fiction

What is truth and what is fiction? And what happens when you stir the two together? You get today’s list 31 Days, 31 Lists: Informational Fiction!

31 Days, 31 Lists: 2021 Fantasy for Kids

If you have a kid that loves fantasy, some of these books might fit the bill!

31 Days, 31 Lists: 2021 Science Fiction Titles for Kids

Today, I’m giving all my love to those quirky sci-fi (yes, I know science fiction fans hate that term) titles of 2021, both in picture book and older reader form. There weren’t a ton, but what there was was magic.

31 Days, 31 Books: 2021 Older Funny Books

As you know, I already tackled funny picture books this year. It is time now to turn our attention to funny books for older readers.

31 Days, 31 Lists: 2021 Easy Book and Early Chapter Titles

In the old days I used to separate out my Easy Book lists from my Early Chapter Book ones. This year, I may regret not doing that. So many good books!

31 Days, 31 Lists: 2021 Poetry for Kids

Oh poetry, you funny little beast, you. Here are the titles that made my little poetry lovin’ heart go pitta-pat this year. Hopefully they’ll do the same for yours.

31 Days, 31 Lists: 2021 Middle Grade Novels

Let’s talk about the great middle grade novels of 2021 a little early this year! A collected list of some of the best books my librarians and I have seen.

31 Days, 31 Lists: 2021 Unconventional Children’s Books

We’re almost halfway through our 31 Days, 31 Lists series, and today things are getting weird! Prepare to enjoy some books that upset your expectations in all the best ways.