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Buying picture books as Christmas presents? These stories with diverse characters can help kids develop empathy

Buying picture books as Christmas presents? These stories with diverse characters can help kids develop empathy

Gifting children books can be about more than just giving them something to read. Books are portals to adventure, imagination and new experiences. Importantly, books can help children understand and appreciate themselves, and those around them. Sadly, books normalising racial, cultural, family or gender diversity and diverse abilities are¬†few and far between. When children see […] … learn more→