Lift-the-Flap Books to Share with Your Little Ones
Here’s a list of some of our favorite board books and picture books that help make reading even more interactive… and even more fun!
Wordless Picture Books
If I were to choose one word to describe any of these beautifully illustrated books… I wouldn’t! If you’re new to the world of wordless picture books, borrow one of these titles for yourself and see what I mean.
Picture Books of the Lost… and Found
Some of the world's greatest picture books are about losing things, and I have a list of them right here... wait a minute, where did that list go?
Encouraging Children to Read
A short guide with tips to keep your children on their reading journey, plus a few recommendations for along the way.
Downloadable, Streaming Fun for Families and Kids
Use Library resources to make the most of your time at home!
What’s in the Egg? Picture Books Featuring Eggs
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!
How to Help a Friend!
Timeless picture books demonstrating the power of friendship that are great to read anytime.
Friendship Stories for Children
Through thick and thin, best friends are on our side. Here are stories that remind us to treasure our BFF’s!
Peculiar versions of the Three Little Pigs
Inventive takes on the classic fairy tale The Three Little Pigs.
Fantastic Books for Kids by African American Authors
In celebration of Black History Month, we compiled a list of picture books to read with your child by noted African American authors. Some inspire young minds, some are just for fun, and all are perfect for enjoying together.
Picture Books About Imagination
With a purple crayon like the one Harold has, a person could solve all kinds of problems. This post includes a ton of imaginative picture books kids and parents will appreciate.
Modern Folktale Adaptations for Kids
Fabulous folktale adaptations that are sure to entertain children of all ages.
Picture Books That Introduce Sensitive Topics
A selection of endearing stories for young children that focus on a variety of topics like family, friends, gender identity, individuality, love, marriage, tolerance, self-acceptance, kindness, respect, mental disabilities, nonconformity, teasing, social issues, emotions, immigrants, racism, friendship and courage.
Counting Books for Preschoolers
A variety of counting books to teach young children about numbers in an entertaining way.
Picture Books Featuring Animal Adventures Perfect for Preschoolers
Fun picture books for kids featuring animal adventures and humorous stories.
10 Delightful Dog Books Perfect for Young Children
Entertaining dog books that are perfect for kids ages 4-8.
Adorable Bedtime Stories for Children featuring Owls
Colorful and expressive picture books where owls take center stage. Perfect for reading to your kids at bedtime or anytime.
Fun Stories for Kids from Preschool through Grade 2
Fun stories for kids full of humor and great illustrations.
Inspiring Picture Books About Inventors, Scientists and Perseverance
Stories featuring characters with spunk, engineers, inventors, scientists, architects, doctors, computer programmers and the incredible power of persistence.
Great Stories for Kids that Celebrate Hispanic Heritage
Children's picture books celebrating Hispanic Heritage.
Good Day, Good Reads
Some days are good; some days aren't. As this picture book makes clear, it's as simple -- and as complicated -- as that.
Picture Books Featuring Feisty, Self-Confident Heroines
Stories featuring fun stories and spunky heroines.
The Stories Come Alive in These Beautifully Illustrated Picture Books Celebrating Hispanic Heritage
Picture books featuring stories focused on Hispanic heritage, culture and folktales.
20 Entertaining Picture Books for Kids Who Think Potty Humor is Hilarious
Fully 40% of the children's publishing industry is devoted to books about going to the bathroom, according to statistics I just made up.
Lively Rhyming Picture Books for Kids
Funny picture books featuring animals and fun rhymes that will keep your kids hooked from start to finish.
Entertaining Sing-Along Storybooks
Picture books for kids featuring fun sing-along stories that will inspire little ones to sing and dance during storytime.
Fun and Engaging Stories to Read to Your Child
Imaginative and engaging picture books your child is sure to love.
Picture Books about the Native American Experience
A variety of picture books for children of all ages about the Native American experience.
7 Wonderful Picture Books on the Power of Friendship, Empathy and Kindness
Picture books about friendship, redemption and kindness.
Picture Books Perfect for Kids Who Love Imaginative Stories
Stories perfect as back-to-school reads, for budding artists and for fans of humorous picture books.
Clever and Imaginative Picture Books Ideal for Young Children
Clever and imaginative stories for ages 4-8.
Beautiful Picture Books To Read With Your Child
Beauty is all around us. Children will adore these stories.
The Very Hungry Caterpillar, the Carle and the Wondrous World of Picture Books
This blog post discusses the classic picture book "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" by Eric Carle, his artwork and the Carle museum.
Picture Books With Metaphors
This post includes a variety of children's books by award-winning author Jacqueline Woodson along with a nice selection of picture books with metaphors.
Charming Stories for Children Featuring Furry Friends
Picture books for young children exploring the power of friendship.
Wonderful Wordless Picture Books
Wordless picture books that are beautifully illustrated and incredibly imaginative.
Haiku Poetry Picture Books for Kids
The animals have haikus, just for you! Can you guess who they are talking about in these fun poems?
Endearing Stories Kids and Parents Will Love
Tomie dePaola is a very prolific author and illustrator who has published over 200 books - this post highlights a small sampling of his works.
Silly Picture Books With Unforgettable Characters
Picture books with mass media tie-ins, muppets, a well-known pigeon and characters who are completely aware of the fact that they're in books.
Amusing Picture Books You and Your Child Will Cherish
Funny, popular and beloved picture books you will enjoy reading with your kids.
Classic Picture Books You and Your Children Will Love
Feel good picture books that will make you smile.
Picture Books About Book-Loving Animals
Stories for young children featuring characters who love to read books.
Picture Books Filled With a Variety of Characters, Wit, Humor and Much More
Stories and poems featuring atypical characters and memorable tales by Shel Silverstein, Mo Willems, Dr. Seuss, Adam Rex and many more.
Colorful and Informative Nonfiction Picture Books Curious Kids Will Be Wild About
Curious kids will definitely love the amazing illustrations and educational content found throughout the picture books in this blog post.
Picture Books About Unusual Pets That Are Sure to Delight
Stories full of unusual pets and the adventures that ensue.
Entertaining and Humorous Picture Books Your Kids Will Love Reading Again and Again
Humorous picture books perfect for preschool through grade 2.
Where the Wild Things Are and Other Notable Works by Maurice Sendak
Keen observations on notable works by beloved children's book author and illustrator Maurice Sendak.
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