Books for kids that deal with difficult issues

After my kid recently effected a Nazi salute at a party and asked me what “Heil Hitler” meant (she’d been watching The Sound of Music), it got me thinking about when to introduce your kids to difficult subjects. It obviously depends on your child in question and it’s going to¬†happen at different ages but since my 8-year-old started asking a ton of questions about Hitler and the Second World War, I’ve since found some great intro books to WW2 and a great app on the D-Day landings. It got me thinking that it might be useful to signpost where to find some other good “difficult” books for kids.Continue Reading