Are Picture Books Warping How Kids Understand Animals?

For many kids, learning about the world starts with picture books. Parents and teachers surround children with Clifford the Big Red DogArthur, and the Berenstain Bears, because what’s more promising than seeing a four-year-old with his or her nose in a book, soaking up everything it has to teach? But what if many of the books we give our kids aren’t educating them as well as we thought?

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