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Read colorful books on Amazon with your child. Or order a paperback book. (2)


Read colorful books on Amazon with your child. Or order a paperback book. (2)

Read colorful books on Amazon with your child. Or order a paperback book.


2023 has been a stellar year for children's literature, with many new picture books capturing the imaginations of young readers and their parents alike. Here’s a look at the top 5 new children’s picture books of 2023 and why they made it to the top.

1. “The Fantastic Bureau of Imagination” by Brad Montague (Author, Illustrator), Kristi Montague (Illustrator)

From New York Times bestselling author Brad Montague comes a top-secret, behind-the-scenes peek at the official agency that keeps the world's creativity flowing.

And now, dear reader, will you join the effort and become a special agent before it's too late? The FBI is counting on you!

The Girl Who Makes a Million Mistakes: A Growth Mindset Book for Kids to Boost Confidence, Self-Esteem and Resilience (A Million Mistakes Series)

2. Book 1 of 2: “A Million Mistakes” Series by Brenda Li

A powerful growth mindset book that builds resilience in children and prepares them for life's adversities. Kids will feel strong, confident, and ready to pursue their biggest dreams!

Includes effective mindful, positive affirmations to build self-esteem and self-confidence: "I can do this. I am strong. I am unstoppable."

3. “Lucy and the Enchanted Forest”: An Educational Adventure for Children Aged 5 - 8 years old (Reach for the Stars: Children Books Ages 2-10) Part of: Reach for the Stars: Children Books Ages 2-10 (26 books) by J.P. Williams

Inspire your child's love for reading and let their imagination run wild!

Get an amazing FREE Coloring Book download with every purchase, for hours of entertainment.

Perfect for bedtime stories, classroom reads, or simply a delightful addition to your child's bookshelf. 'Lucy and the Enchanted Forest' is more than just a book, it's an adventure waiting to be unfolded.

The simple and easy-to-read language makes it accessible for early readers, encouraging a love of reading and learning. Don't miss out on this magical adventure. Unlock the magic with "Lucy and the Enchanted Forest"!

4. “Jim Henson's Labyrinth”: Goodnight, Goblin King: (Bedtime Book) (Illustrated Storybooks) by S.T. Bende and Bill Robinson

ALL NEW! An original story for Labyrinth fans of all ages

NEXT GEN FANS: Share your love of Labyrinth with little ones and young readers

CLASSIC CHARACTERS: Even goblins say goodnight! See your favorite characters like Hoggle and Ludo get themselves ready for bed


5. “Juneteenth”: A Picture Book for Kids Celebrating Black Joy by Van G. Garrett , Reginald C Adams, et al.

A lyrical picture book about our newest national holiday, Juneteenth follows the annual celebration in Galveston, Texas—birthplace of Juneteenth—through the eyes of a boy coming to understand his place in Black American history in a story from three Texan creators.

The poetic text includes selected lyrics from “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” the unofficial Black National Anthem, and the vibrant art illuminates the beauty of this moment of Black joy, celebrated across the nation. This vibrant adventure through the city streets invites young readers to make a joyful noise about freedom for all.