Children's Books

Help young children develop a close and enjoyable relationship with books, a vital step towards literacy. Kaplan offers a wide selection of children's books including factual books, fantasy books, and books about people of different races, cultures, ages, and abilities. Find board books, big books, cloth and vinyl books, and chapter books to build your classroom library as well as book and puppet sets to entertain and bring stories to life.

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All Families Are Special Books - Set of 4
All Families Are Special Books - Set of 4
Item: 36593
Status: In Stock
$65.95
4 years & up. Love comes in many different forms-so do families! Show children that love, not who you are or how your family looks, is what makes a family a family with the inclusive All Families Are Special Books. Perfect for exploring all the unique ways a family can be made, this book set helps teachers and parents build nurturing and supportive environments for children where they feel safe, comfortable, and affirmed in their family backgrounds. From adoptive and single-parent families,… More »
Love is in the Hair Books - Set of 4
Love is in the Hair Books - Set of 4
Item: 36917
Status: In Stock
$63.95
4 years & up. Educate, empower, and inspire with the Love is in the Hair book set. Dedicated to celebrating the beauty and heritage of Black hair, this book set showcases the relationships, experiences, and routines Black and Brown children find through their hair care. From a young boy visiting a barbershop for a fresh cut and a mother and daughter bonding over the nightly ritual of detangling hair, to a girl searching for her bedtime bonnet with her family and a father and daughter finding… More »
Uplifting Books - Set of 4
Uplifting Books - Set of 4
Item: 36149
Status: In Stock
$79.95
4 years & up. This collection of books will inspire children to be the best them that they can be. Through these uplifting stories children will find the importance of empowering yourself, making a difference for others, finding happiness in who you are, dreaming big dreams and staying true to yourself. Set of 4 hardcover books.
Empowering Young Girls Books - Set of 4
Empowering Young Girls Books - Set of 4
Item: 36248
Status: In Stock
$73.95
4 years & up. Empower and inspire young girls with this book set that encourages them never to give up! Featuring all African American girls as their protagonists, these stories teach young girls how self-love, imagination, and strength can help propel them into their wildest dreams. Featuring powerful role models, from caring mothers to Former First Lady Michelle Obama, these books give young girls someone to guide them through their journey, showing them that there are no limits to who they… More »
Be You Books - Set of 4
Be You Books - Set of 4
Item: 36249
Status: In Stock
$82.95
4 years & up. Help children understand their value and worth no matter who they are! Each book in this inclusive set shows children that who they are is perfect no matter the color of their skin, what clothes they wear, or their religion. These inspiring stories will encourage children to see the best in other people and be empowered by the uniqueness in others and themselves. Hardcover. Set of 4.
Supporting Self-Esteem Books - Set of 4
Supporting Self-Esteem Books - Set of 4
Item: 36280
Status: In Stock
$66.95
4 years & up. This collection of books will boost children's self-esteem by encouraging them to do activities they enjoy rather than activities they think they are supposed to do. Each story shows children doing non-traditional gender role activities such as girls going on a nature adventure, boys painting their nails and girls being a pirate. Partial proceeds from one of the books go to accelerating LGBTQ acceptance. Set of 4. Hardcover.
Real Photo Vinyl Book Set for Engaging Young Readers - Set of 4
Real Photo Vinyl Book Set for Engaging Young Readers - Set of 4
Item: 71330
Status: In Stock
$34.95
1 month & up. Introduce your children to their first books with this set of Real Photo Vinyl Book Set for Engaging Young Readers. Each book features high quality images of the subject discussed. This set includes My Animals, My Favorite Colors, My Favorite Foods, and My Friends. These books promote language development, color recognition, socioemotional learning, literacy, and early vocabulary. The relatable images and simple text are sure to engage young readers. Set of 4.
Yoga Tots Books
Yoga Tots Books
Item: 36826
Status: In Stock
$17.95
2 years & up. Help young children explore yoga poses with these two brightly illustrated books. Board books. Set of 2.
Mindful Tots Board Books - Set of 4
Mindful Tots Board Books - Set of 4
Item: 34870
Status: In Stock
$29.95
2 years & up. Help your children to take a restful pause in their day with this Mindful Tots Board Books set. This set of books is designed to help young children manage the ups and downs of everyday emotions by making the mindfulness techniques relatable. Children will enjoy the unique illustrations and simple text as they explore the engaging activities. Board books contain thick pages that are easy for smaller hands to turn. Each book is 14 pages.
Social Justice for Kids Books
Social Justice for Kids Books
Item: 35635
Status: In Stock
$23.95
3 years & up. These books are the first two written by activist Innosanto Nagara. "A is for Activist" was originally written for Nagara's child, but once published, it became an instant hit. 3 years later, "Counting on Community" came out celebrating communities. A is for Activist - This book calls parents and children to action and support social justice movements as well as inspires hope for the future. Covering hard topics, this book opens the door to progressive conversations… More »
Indestructibles Early Learning Books - Set of 7
Indestructibles Early Learning Books - Set of 7
Item: 35034
Status: In Stock
$44.95
Birth & up. Soft and durable, Indestructibles are chew-proof, rip-proof, nontoxic and 100% washable. This set includes basic concepts like opposites, colors, shapes, numbers, outdoors, seasons and kindness. Each has bright illustrations that capture the attention of infants and toddlers.
Toddler Yoga Warm Up and Mindfulness Board Book Set for Young Readers
Toddler Yoga Warm Up and Mindfulness Board Book Set for Young Readers
Item: 34855
Status: In Stock
$36.95
12 months & up. Take a mindfulness moment with these engaging Toddler Yoga Warm Up and Mindfulness Board Book Set for Young Readers. Children will enjoy stretching, warming up, or calming down. Use this set of books to lead children in safe, fun, and healthy exercises. These activities promote gross motor skills, flexibility, and balance. The books include Yoga Bear, Yoga Bug, Yoga Bunny, and Yoga Whale.
Animal Rhymes Books - Set of 6
Animal Rhymes Books - Set of 6
Item: 84573
Status: In Stock
$46.95
Rhyming stories provide opportunities to read with emotion, change of inflection of the voice, and focus on the sounds in words. Paperback.
Lois Elhert Books - Set of 8 Classic Lois Elhert Books Set for Practicing Early Literacy - Set of 8
Lois Elhert Books - Set of 8 Classic Lois Elhert Books Set for Practicing Early Literacy - Set of 8
Item: 82005
Status: In Stock
$64.95
3 years & up. Introduce new books to your learning center with these wonderful Classic Lois Elhert Books Set for Practicing Early Literacy. Children will love these engaging books with bright illustrations. This set of books promote literacy, early vocabulary, and color recognition. All Lois Elhert is the talented author and illustrator of these acclaimed books and her work has received numerous awards and honors. Set of 8 paperbacks.
Fairy Tale CD and Books - Set of 6
Fairy Tale CD and Books - Set of 6
Item: 30061
Status: In Stock
$59.95
3 - 7 years. Step into the magical world of fairy tales with this book and CD set. Retold from the original stories, the lively tales will captivate readers with delightful illustrations and fun lift-up flaps which add to the action. The 'flip-up' flaps encourage prediction and discussion, and well-known stories will give young readers confidence. Each paperback book has 24 pages.
Amazing Architectures and Structures Around the World Book Set - Set of 6
Amazing Architectures and Structures Around the World Book Set - Set of 6
Item: 73809
Status: In Stock
$45.95
4 years & up. Use these wonderful Amazing Architectures and Structures Around the World Book Set for an interactive lesson about building great structures. From skyscrapers up high to tunnels down below, children will enjoy learning about how and why these structures are built. This book set promotes literacy and early vocabulary. Encourage children to ask questions or talk about the structures they have seen in person. Set of 6.
How Do Dinosaurs Book and CD - Set of 4
How Do Dinosaurs Book and CD - Set of 4
Item: 73065
Status: In Stock
$44.95
3 years & up. This book and CD collection includes everyone's favorite dinosaurs. Books include: How Do Dinosaurs Eat Their Food?, How Do DInosaurs Say Goodnight?, How Do Dinosaurs Get Well Soon?, How Do DInosaurs Go to School? Each book features a corresponding CD to listen and follow along while reading.
There Was an Old Lady Book and CD - Set of 4
There Was an Old Lady Book and CD - Set of 4
Item: 73075
Status: In Stock
$44.95
3 years & up. Complement an old favorite by adding these additional titles. Children are sure to be just as tickled as they were with the original. In this set, she swallows a shell, leaves, chick and a bat. Written by Lucille Colandro, each book has approximately 32 pages.
Social and Emotional Encouragement Books - Set of 7
Social and Emotional Encouragement Books - Set of 7
Item: 51187
Status: In Stock
$49.95
3 years & up. Children, therapists, and teachers will benefit from this collection of titles full of encouragement and support. Lessons abound from support in the face of common childhood fears to the will of a hearing impaired child to dance. A must for every classroom!
Career Path Education and Exploration Books in Spanish - Set of 6
Career Path Education and Exploration Books in Spanish - Set of 6
Item: 71771
Status: In Stock
$38.95
4 years & up. Help children explore future career options with this descriptive set of Career Path Education and Exploration Books in Spanish. Children will enjoy reading and learning about people in their community and the importance of their jobs. These books promote literacy, early vocabulary, and career exploration. Encourage children to discuss what they know about each profession or write about what they want to be when they grow up. Set of 6 paperback books.
Our Global Community Books - Set of 6
Our Global Community Books - Set of 6
Item: 73832
Status: In Stock
$49.95
4 - 7 years. We share our world with over 7 billion people - learn how people live in different counties around the earth. Perfect for global awareness. Set of 6.
Knuffle Bunny Hardcover Book & Plush
Knuffle Bunny Hardcover Book & Plush
Item: 146883P
Status: In Stock
$17.99 - $42.95
Birth & up. What began as a simple errand to the laundromat becomes a desperate journey as the entire family joins together to rescue Trixie's Knuffle Bunny. This charming Knuffle Bunny set features your very own Knuffle Bunny plush and Mo Willems classic book, "Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale." Hang tightly onto your Knuffle Bunny as you read. You don't want to lose him. Hardcover. 40 Pages. Plush size: 12.25"H.
When Sophie Gets Angry--Really, Really Angry
When Sophie Gets Angry--Really, Really Angry
Item: 11857P
Status: In Stock
$7.99 - $10.99
Everybody gets angry sometimes. For children, anger can be very upsetting. Parents, teachers, and children can talk about it. People do lots of different things when they get angry. In this Caldecott-honor book, children will see what Sophie does when she gets angry.
Fireflies in the Night - Paperback
Fireflies in the Night - Paperback
Item: 12150
Status: In Stock
$5.99
$5.00
Designed to teach simple science concepts using concise text and color illustrations.