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The Best Backpacks for Kids

Check out our picks for the best backpacks and book bags for kids!
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Mark Lund
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Super Backpack

It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a . . . backpack? This awesome pack turns any kid into a superhero with a cool attached cape and a matching face mask to complete the look. 

Classic Kids Cape Backpack, $27, available at

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