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What's in the Egg? Picture Books Featuring Eggs

Posted about 1 month ago by Patti L

Posted in 101 Picture Book Challenge and Children and Parenting | Tagged with animals - fiction, early literacy, eggs - fiction, PBS, picture books, reading, reading recommendations, ready to read and stories

You never know what surprising and extraordinary animal may pop out of an egg! All kinds of picture books featuring eggs are posted here. Happy Spring!

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7 Really Good Reasons to Read to Your Baby and Toddler

Posted 6 months ago by April S

Posted in Children and Parenting | Tagged with babies, books for children, child development, early literacy, picture books, reading and toddlers

Reading to your baby from the start will lead to positive long-term benefits including cognitive, language and social skills. This post includes helpful tips and resources for parents, teachers and caregivers of young children.

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Picture Books Featuring Feisty, Self-Confident Heroines

Posted 8 months ago by Patti L

Posted in 101 Picture Book Challenge, Children and Parenting and eBooks and Audiobooks | Tagged with animals - fiction, early literacy, etiquette, feisty, friendship, heroines, humorous books for kids, identity, perseverance, picture books, reading, reading recommendations, ready to read, school, self-confidence, self-esteem, stories and words

Stories featuring fun stories and spunky heroines.

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Picture Books About Unusual Pets That Are Sure to Delight

Posted about 1 year ago by Patti L

Posted in 101 Picture Book Challenge, Children and Parenting and eBooks and Audiobooks | Tagged with animals, early literacy, friendship, funny stories, humorous books for kids, mood, pets - fiction, picture books, reading, reading recommendations, rhyming books, stories for kids and words

Stories full of unusual pets and the adventures that ensue.

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