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By Matthew Van Fleet

This is a light-hearted, texture rich book for baby. Your child will enjoy the playful animals and will be mesmerized when touching all of the different animal tails.

Koala Lou

By Mem Fox

Koala Lou is feeling rejected when new brothers and sisters arrive. She thinks she is not special anymore. A heartwarming story of a mothers love for her child.

Big Bad Bruce

By Bill Peet

Mr. Peet utilizes his story telling genius as he weaves the tale of Big Bad Bruce. Bruce likes picking on smaller creatures, but discovers that it isn't any fun being the little guy who gets picked on. Kid's love this story!

More Bill Peet Books
Bill Peet Characters - a fun printableword search puzzle
Droofus the Dragon Crossword Puzzle
Fun with Droofus the Dragon - vocabulary, word usage

Puddle's ABC (Toot & Puddle)

By Holly Hobby

Puddle, of Toot and Puddle fame, is called upon to teach Otto the turtle how to spell his name but first must teach him the alphabet. Puddle paints his way through the alphabet with lovely pictures for each letter. You get more than you bargain for with this book, not only a journey through the alphabet, but a story as well!

Sheep in a Jeep

By Margot Apple

Your child will love this tale about five silly sheep that go for an ill-fated ride in a jeep. Word play makes for great fits of laughter from kids!

Happy Birthday, Moon (Moonbear)

By Frank Asch

A little bear wants to give the moon a birthday present. A touching story of friendship story that really reminds you of the innocence of childhood.

The Tomten

By Astrid Lindgren

Great bed-time picture book about a troll that speaks tomten to children and animals, reassuring and encouraging them while the rest of the world is sleeping.

The Story of Ferdinand (Picture Puffins)

By Munro Leaf

The famous tale of Ferdinand, the bull, who would rather just sit and smell the flowers instead of go to the bull fights. This story let's kids know that it is O.K. to be different. My only regret is they no longer make the matching T-Shirt.

Did I Ever Tell You How Lucky You Are? (Classic Seuss)

By Dr. Seuss

This is so much fun to read. Kids especially love the page about their bedroom up her and the bathroom up there. Typical Seuss wit and illustrations.


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