14 Books That Teach Empathy

Teaching kids empathy is one of the
most important jobs of being a parent


Teaching kids empathy is one of the most important jobs of being a parent. These great books for all ages will help make it easier — they celebrate friendship, difference, and the importance of caring for one another. 

This great list of books for all ages compiled by Common Sense Media will help make teaching empathy easier. 

1. Bully (Laura Vaccaro Seeger): Simple animal tale of bullying, empathy, and forgiveness.


2. Good News Bad News (Jeff Mack): Spare story of ups and downs, great for toddlers and preschoolers.