Think librarians are just there to reshelve books and give stern looks to kids who giggle too loudly? Think again! As this infographic, prepared by Noodle.org and the New York Public Library shows, a librarian can lead kids to a wide world of adventure, learning and discovery, all within the pages of a book. Youth Materials Collections Specialist Betsy Bird offers her picks for the best children’s books of 2013, with arrows pointing the way to the best choices for your child’s interests. And be sure to stay tuned for the 2013 National Book Award Finalists, to be announced October 16.
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