Together, the two put together fifty top picks published in that time period. Whether you are looking for popular classics or a few unknown gems, you'll certainly find something great to add to the rotation here. Oh, the Places You'll Go! Seuss In this joyous ode to life, Dr. Seuss addresses graduates of all ages, from nursery school to medical school, and gives them the get-up-and-go to move mountains with the unrivaled exuberance and charm that have made Dr.
Seuss's books favorites for years.
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What Do You Do with a Kangaroo? If you give him a muffin, he'll want some jam to go with it. When he's eaten all your muffins, he'll want to go to the store to get some more muffin mix. In this hilarious sequel to If You Give a Mouse a Cookie, the young host is again run ragged by a surprise guest. This is a wonderful tale of resilience with a delightful character -- a great book to share with a child in need of a boost of courage. Eye-catching foilstamping, glittering on every page, offers instant child-appeal, but it is the universal message at the heart of this simple story about a beautiful fish, who learns to make friends by sharing his most prized possessions, that gives the book its lasting value.
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This is a cumulative tale, where naming the animals is a fun game as you get your child ready to go to bed, just like Owl. Stellaluna by Janell Cannon Stellaluna is the tender story of a lost young bat who finally finds her way safely home to her mother and friends. This award-winning book by Janell Cannon has sold over , copies and was on the bestseller list for more than two years.
Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes This is the story of a little girl with an extraordinary name she loves, until others start to tease her. The kind words and actions of a teacher give Chrysanthemum and her classmates a new perspective. This book teaches children about the power of words to hurt and heal, and how one person can make things right.
Little Nutbrown Hare shows his daddy how much he loves him: as wide as he can reach and as far as he can hop.
But Big Nutbrown Hare, who can reach farther and hop higher, loves him back just as much. Well then Little Nutbrown Hare loves him right up to the moon, but that's just halfway to Big Nutbrown Hare's love for him. Noisy Nora by Rosemary Wells How noisy can one child be?! Nora can be quite noisy, but it's when she is quiet that her absence is noticed. This is a terrific book to reassure every child that, noisy or quiet, he is loved. I highly recommend this book for its message of resolving hurt feelings and misunderstandings, the importance of teamwork, forgiveness and safety, safety, safety.
Time for Bed by Mem Fox Gentle watercolors and repetitive rhymes make this collection of animal babies and their parents settling down for the night a perfect way to ease children into sleep at the end of a busy day. Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge by Mem Fox One little boy with a great big name, one elderly lady with a long name, and one wonderful friendship until Miss Nancy starts to forget. It is Wilfrid who helps bring back Miss Nancy's memories in this loving story about friendship and a kindness that has no boundaries. Everyone knows the song about the old lady who swallowed a fly, a spider, a bird, and even worse, but who's ever seen what's going on inside the old lady's stomach?
With this inventive die-cut artwork, Simms Tabak gives us a rollicking, eye-popping version of the well-loved poem. Mouse Paint by Ellen Stoll Walsh Learning about colors and how to create new colors is fun in this adventure of smart mice using paint to evade the cat. Because the other kids in her school don't like them. And Camilla Cream is very, very worried about what other people think of her.
In fact, she's so worried that she's about to break out in I Went Walking by Sue Williams As a child goes walking in this vibrantly illustrated book, he is joined by a succession of animals. Each animal is only partially shown, offering readers the chance to guess which creature might next be following the little boy. All day long he hears click, clack, moo. But the problems begin when the cows start leaving him notes.
They want electric blankets. And when they don't get what they want, they go on strike. Babyfaces: Smile! Olivia by Ian Falconer Have fun with Olivia Again, they squeal. One after the other, a group of barnyard friends climb aboard Mr. Horse for a ride. But will faster lead to disaster? The Three Pigs by David Wiesner This Caldecott Medal-winning picture book begins placidly and familiarly enough, with three pigs collecting materials and going off to build houses of straw, sticks, and bricks.
The rich vocabulary, rhyming, and repetition help children develop their language skills as they enjoy what goes on over in the meadow. Bear Snores On by Karma Wilson One by one, a whole host of different animals and birds find their way out of the cold and into Bear's cave to warm up. But even after the tea has been brewed and the corn has been popped, Bear just snores on! See what happens when he finally wakes up and finds his cave full of uninvited guests -- all of them having a party without him! A Thai Lullaby by Minfong Ho Rich illustrations fill this simple story of a mother trying to shush the creatures -- from lizards to elephants -- so that her baby can sleep.
Amid the growing number of animals in need of shushing, it turns out that it is the mother who needs to sleep. Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus by Mo Willems When a bus driver takes a break from his route, a very unlikely volunteer springs up to take his place-a pigeon! But you've never met one like this before. As he pleads, wheedles, and begs his way through the book, children will love being able to answer back and decide his fate.
In his hilarious picture book debut, popular cartoonist Mo Willems perfectly captures a preschooler's temper tantrum. Hug by Jez Alborough Bobo just wants a hug but no one seems to understand him. It's not until he reaches his mother that Bobo get what he needs.
Children can follow the story by looking at the expression on Bobo's face. Hug provides a great opportunity for you and your child to talk about what he would do to help Bobo. Kitten's First Full Moon by Kevin Henkes The nationally bestselling picture book about a kitten, the moon, and a bowl of milk, written by the celebrated author and illustrator Kevin Henkes, was awarded a Caldecott Medal.
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