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America's Library
http://www.americaslibrary.gov/cgi-bin/page.cgi
The Library of Congress' fun site for kids and families.

PBS Kids Home Page
http://www.pbs.org/kids
Learn about all the shows for kids on PBS.

Favorite Book Sites

Harry Potter
http://www.scholastic.com/harrypotter
Trivia, discussion, information about the author and about the book

Narnia.com
http://www.narnia.com
Travel to C. S. Lewis's imaginary land of Narnia.

The Official TINTIN site
http://www.tintin.be
Of interest to TinTin fans, pick English or French language.

Pokemon
http://www.pokemon.com
The official site—learn everything about Pokemon.

Star Wars
http://www.starwars.com
Visit the official Star Wars website.

Authors on the Web

Molly Bang's Home Page
http://www.mollybang.com
Read how the ideas for her award winning books were developed.

Jan Brett's Home Page
http://www.janbrett.com/
Learn about Jan Brett and her books and have fun with her activity pages.

Brian Jacques Home Page
http://www.redwall.org
The official home page from the author of the Redwall series.

Salley Mavor's Website
http://www.weefolkstudio.com
Learn about the artist, her books, events and more.

T. M. Murphy
http://www.capecodwriter.com
The author of the acclaimed Belltown Mystery Series for kids 10-14.

Lemony Snicket's Website
http://www.lemonysnicket.com/index.cfm
Let the misfortune continue....

Magazines for Kids and Parents

Boys' Life
http://www.boyslife.org/
Official magazine of the Boy Scouts of America.

Cousteau Kids
http://www.cousteaukids.org/index.html
Learn about sea creatures and the oceans they live in with the Cousteau Society. Recommended for ages 5-11.

Highlights
http://www.highlightsforchildren.com
A general interest magazine that accepts original works from readers. It contains poems, short stories, jokes, science, crafts and more. Recommended for ages 2-12.

Hopscotch for Girls
http://www.hopscotchmagazine.com
This magazine for girls is Full of fun-filled activities and stories. Recommended for ages 6-12.

Kids Discover
http://www.kidsdiscover.com
A magazine for kids to explore science, geography, and the world around them. Recommended for ages 6-12.

Ladybug
http://www.cricketmag.com/cgi-bin/cricket.cgi?tpl=ladybug/index&session_id=09823438342475
A magazine for young children. Recommended for ages 2-7.

Mothering
http://www.mothering.com
A magazine for parents focused on "natural family living".

National Geographic World
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/world
Explore the world and beyond with the National Geographic Society. Recommended for ages 8-14.

Ranger Rick
http://www.nwf.org/kidzone/kzPage.cfm?siteId=3&departmentId=81
Features animals and natural history using photos, crafts, jokes and riddles, plays, poetry, and more. Recommended for ages 6-12.

Sesame Street Magazine
http://www.sesamestreet.org
Features stories, games, activities to introduce the alphabet, numbers, etc. Recommended for ages 2-6.

Spoonful.com
http://www.spoonful.com
Crafts, Recipes, and Activities for kids and parents.

Sports Illustrated for Kids
http://www.sikids.com
For the sports enthusiast. Recommended for age 8 and up.

Stone Soup
http://www.stonesoup.com
A magazine for and by young authors and artists. Recommended for ages 6-13.

Zoobooks
http://www.zoobooks.com
The encyclopedia of animals. Recommended for ages 5-14.