15 Celebrities Reading To Kids That'll Make You Want To Run Out And Stock Up On Picture Books

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Turns out that celebrities like to read just as much as us plebes. But what they do better than us plebes is use their literacy — oh, and also their fame — for good: like to entertain children. Which makes for happy kids, happy PR people, and adorable pictures.

Powerful celebs like Salma Hayek, Drew Barrymore, and Anna — oh, sorry, Kristen Bell — have been snapped reading picture books to gaggles of tots who probably don’t know how good they’ve got it. Many adults I know (OK, I’m talking about myself) would sell their entire vault of Buffy the Vampire Slayer collectible figurines to nab a front-row seat to watch Liz Lemon reading This is New York.

If you are someone who doesn’t mind celebrities exploiting their cuteness for some positive press, you are in the right place: these 15 adorable pictures of celebs reading to kids will have you swooning.

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