CATEGORY: Children
History for Kids: Our Favorite Children’s Books
March 2, 2017

HISTORY staffers recommend some recently-published books that provide valuable life-lessons through the lens of ground-breaking historical figures. Read More

Little Libertarians on the Prairie: The Hidden Politics Behind a Children’s Classic
February 7, 2017

On the 150th anniversary of Laura Ingalls Wilder’s birth, learn about her secret collaborator on the popular “Little House on the Prairie” books and her Libertarian Party connections. Read More

The True Story of the Real-Life Winnie-the-Pooh
October 13, 2016

Find out how a real-life black bear owned by a Canadian soldier serving in World War I inspired the famous children’s book. Read More

The Dark Side of the Grimm Fairy Tales
September 17, 2013

Explore six sinister themes in his work you likely wouldn’t find in a modern-day children’s story. Read More