Somerville, Massachusetts-based Candlewick Press started small. The staff of three—founder Sebastian Walker, editor Wendy Boase, and designer Amelia Edwards—began publishing books for children in Walker's spare bedroom under the name Walker Books before expanding in 1991. Since then, the company has published over 3,000 children's books and expanded to middle-grade and young-adult titles, cementing it as one of the largest independent publishing companies in the world.
The secret to getting them tucked in for bedtime? Great books like the ones in this selection. Help them re-discover favorites like Dr. Seuss, introduce them to delightful new characters, or delight them with plush, pop-up books—your tots will find plenty to love in this varied selection.
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