Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Children's books

I absolutely love children's books. This is one of the reasons I work in the library. People often ask me what books I recommend. Here are a few picture books. You'll find some classics, but also some newer books that I enjoy.

Do Unto Otters by Laurie Keller

Seventeen Things I'm not Allowed to Do Anymore by Jenny Offill

Fancy Nancy by Jane O'Conner

Guess How Much I Love You by Sam McBratney

Are You My Mother? by P.D. Eastman

Off We Go! by Jane Yolen

Go Away Big, Green Monster! by Ed Emberley

Pouch! by David Ezra Stein

The Cow Loves Cookies by Karma Wilson

Elmer by David McKee

The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle

Silly Sally by Audrey Wood

King Bidgood's in the Bathtub by Audrey and Don Wood

No More, Por Favor by Susan Middleton Elya

I Love Animals by Flora McDonnell

These are just a few that I like and often use in story time. Let me know if you have other favorites to share!

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