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Our mission is to share stories, connect families, and inspire children. 

Our mission is to share stories, connect families,and inspire children. 

Our mission is to share stories, connectfamilies, and inspire children. 

Our mission is toshare stories, connect families,and inspire children. 

Our mission is to sharestories, connect families,and inspire children. 

Gifts for everyone on your list!

Gifts for everyone on your list!

Gifts for everyone on your list!

Who are the children in your life? Let's #OpenTheirWorld! 

Who are the children in your life?Let's #OpenTheirWorld! 

Who are the children in your life?Let's #OpenTheirWorld! 

Who are the childrenin your life? Let's#OpenTheirWorld! 

Who are the childrenin your life? Let's#OpenTheirWorld! 

Gift a Monthly Delivery of Barefoot Books!

The Barefoot Book Box for Ages 0-2
November's Theme: Food and Family

Starting at
$28.33/month

 

The Barefoot Book Box for Ages 3-5
November's Theme: For the Love of Food

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$28.33/month

 

The Barefoot Book Box for Ages 6-9
November's Theme: Family Life

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$28.33/month

 

New: Our Monthly Subscription Box!

The Barefoot Book Box for Ages 0-2
November's Theme: Food and Family

Starting at
CA$35.83/month

 

The Barefoot Book Box for Ages 3-5
November's Theme: For the Love of Food

Starting at
CA$35.83/month

 

The Barefoot Book Box for Ages 6-9
November's Theme: Family Life

Starting at
CA$35.83/month

 

Celebrate Food and Family

  1. Dumpling Day
    Dumpling Day

    Starting at $9.99

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  2. Dinner on Domingos
    Dinner on Domingos

    Starting at $9.99

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  3. The Bread Pet
    The Bread Pet

    Starting at $8.99

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  4. Family Reunion
    Family Reunion

    Starting at $8.99

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At Barefoot, we believe in the transformative power of storytelling. 

At Barefoot, we believe in the transformativepower of storytelling. 

At Barefoot, we believe in the transformativepower of storytelling. 

At Barefoot, we believein the transformativepower of storytelling. 

At Barefoot, we believein the transformativepower of storytelling. 

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Together, we are part of something more powerful than we can be on our own. 

Together, we are part of something more powerfulthan we can be on our own. 

Together, we are part of something morepowerful than we can be on our own. 

Together, we are part ofsomething more powerful thanwe can be on our own. 

Together, we are part ofsomething more powerfulthan we can be on our own. 

Living Barefoot Blog

November 15, 2021
4 Ways to Create Family Food Traditions with Kids
Paula Jackson discusses how to make family food traditions fun and engaging for children, while…
October 20, 2021
Why we’re getting rid of our CDs
Our singalong picture books will gradually stop including a CD. But you can still access the audio…
October 12, 2021
How to talk to kids about climate change
Authors and climate activists Christy Mihaly and Stacy Clark provide tips for how to talk to school…
August 16, 2021
Spark children’s curiosity about the ancient Inka empire
Learn the history behind this boldly illustrated picture book, and enjoy a craft and game too!
August 09, 2021
Ease autumn transitions with book routines
Predictable routines are a parent’s best friend! They help reassure kids that some things will…
July 19, 2021
Illustrating the favelas of Río de Janeiro in ‘From My Window’
We spoke to the illustrator Vanina Starkoff about the inspiration behind her vibrant artwork, which…
June 23, 2021
How inclusiveness and belonging inspired my book ‘Whole Whale’
Writer Karen Yin shares how inclusiveness and belonging inspired her picture book ‘Whole Whale.’
June 14, 2021
Barefoot Books' #OwnVoices Statement
At Barefoot Books, it is our absolute priority to make sure our contributors, audiences and team…
June 09, 2021
How I illustrated the picture book ‘Whole Whale’
Illustrator Nelleke Verhoeff shares how she created the illustrations for our picture book ‘Whole…
June 01, 2021
What inspired us to write ‘Family Reunion’
Get a behind-the-scenes look of our upcoming picture book, ‘Family Reunion,’ from the…
May 24, 2021
7 tips for selecting diverse and inclusive books
According to research, children begin to develop racial bias during infancy! Here are tips for…
May 18, 2021
Join our FREE Barefoot Summer Book Club!
Children of all ages can explore topics like yoga and mindfulness, STEAM learning, kindness and…
May 06, 2021
All about our office move to Bradford Mill!
Barefoot Books has a new home in Concord, Massachusetts. Learn how we transformed the space to make…
May 03, 2021
Enter our Teacher Appreciation giveaway to win a Classroom Set!
Enter our giveaway and win one of five Classroom Sets to give to your teacher!
April 21, 2021
How kids of all ages can create poems with free “poetry frames”
Author and poet Sarah Nelson teaches you how to create a poem.
April 12, 2021
3 kid-friendly gardening activities for STEAM learning
Teach kids the science of gardening with these 3 unique activities from our deck ‘Kids’…
April 07, 2021
Top 10 picks for Earth Day reads
Our STEAM books and activity deck teach young readers about the many resources our precious planet…
March 26, 2021
How to run your own Barefoot Books business
Learn about a day in the life of a Community Bookseller.
March 19, 2021
Tips for supporting literacy development at different ages
Here are some practical, evidence-based tips for supporting literacy from infancy through school…
March 03, 2021
Why are we pressuring preschoolers to learn how to read?
Whether your child is an early reader or not, the ideal method for teaching reading is fun and free…

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