Humans learn through storytelling, so it’s no wonder experts stress the importance of reading to young children! It’s a way for them to learn about the world they live in and dream about the world they can build.
Growing up in the ‘80s and the ‘90s as a South Asian in America, it was difficult to find any content that felt reflective of me or anyone I knew. I so desperately wanted to believe I could do anything, but everywhere I looked, white kids were on the adventures I so longed for.
Now, there are so many new books and magazines out there to share with our children. The stories have expanded including who gets to be the adventurer. Here are some books and magazines our editors are reading with their families about strong, incredible women from around the globe.
For Babies & Toddlers