Top Children’s Bookstore in Los Angeles
Chevalier’s Books
This beloved indie bookstore in Larchmont Village has a homey atmosphere and an amazing selection of titles. Kids love the children’s room, loaded with the best books for tots of all ages. Head there on a weekend, when their popular story time draws L.A. kids and their parents.

Top Children’s Bookstore in Madrid
A must-stop for families traveling in Madrid, Biblioketa offers children’s literature in multiple languages in a fun and vibrant setting. Reading isn’t the only fun indoor activity at this awesome bookstore—it also has music, drama, art, and storytelling workshops.

Top Children’s Bookstore in New York

Brooklyn authors and their kids love this neighborhood bookstore for its eclectic mix of bestsellers and hard-to-find titles. “It’s a real community hub and a great destination for the whole family,” says Elizabeth Street mom Jann Cheifitz. “On a freezing Sunday morning it’s the perfect stop-off after brunch, and we all come home with something new to read.”

Reading With Your Child: The Best Bookstores Around the World

Reading with your children—regardless of how young they are—has numerous benefits. From fostering a love of language to helping them learn basic speech skills, sharing a book with your little ones is one of the best bonding experiences you could ask for. Checking out local children’s bookstores is always one of our favorite indoor activities for kids. Here, Elizabeth Street moms give the scoop on the top places to go when they want to crack open a good book with their kids.