Chicken Soup for the Soul will soon be served to kids

  • The covers of “Everyone Shares (Except Cat)” and “Everyone Says Please (Except Cat)” by Jamie White.

  • This combination of cover images released by Charlesbridge shows "Everyone Says Please (Except Cat)," left, and "Everyone Shares (Except Cat)" by Jamie White, with illustrations by Katie Mazeika. Chicken Soup for the Soul has reached a partnership with the children's publisher Charlesbridge for two new series of books, the two publishers announced Tuesday. Chicken Soup for the Soul Babies will be for babies and toddlers, up to age 3, and Chicken Soup for the Soul Kids will be for ages 4-7. (Charlesbridge via AP)

  • This combination of cover images released by Charlesbridge shows “Sophie and the Tiny Dognapping: A Book About Doing the Right Thing,” left, and “The Sunshine Squad: Discovering What Makes You Different” by Jamie White, with illustrations by Lorian Tu. (Photos from Charlesbridge/ via AP)

NEW YORK — The multimillion-selling Chicken Soup for the Soul franchise is reaching for a younger demographic.