One day a lonely little bunny finds a mysterious egg. Curious to find out whatâs inside, he jumps on it and rolls it down the hill. Eventually the egg cracks open, revealing a fuzzy, yellow duck who becomes his friend.
A young boy desperately tries to prevent his parents from going out for the evening by creating many elaborate excuses. He simply refuses to be left with the baby-sitter. This comical tale is one that all children can relate to.
The little train with all the toys and good things for the boys and girls can't get to the other side of the mountain until the Little Blue Engine discovers an important lesson about the value of believing in yourself.
In this story, a father takes his young son to work with him at a construction site at night. He revels in watching the cement mixer and excavator work under the night sky. The perfect book for any child interested in construction vehicles.
A young bunny decides to run away, but no matter how many different forms he takes (a rock on a mountain, a fish in a stream) his mother finds him. This book comforts young children with a sense of security and peace.
This is a special book about the adventures of a young boy, Peter, as he ventures out after a beautiful snowfall. As he plays and explores, he discovers the snow's special qualities. Caldecott Medal, 1963
This book tells the story of a caterpillar's journey from an egg to a butterfly in three weeks. Large, colorful illustrations show what the caterpillar ate on successive days, helping young children to learn the names and colors of various foods as well as the concept of counting and the names of days of the week. Your child will love watching the caterpillar swell, particularly because the foods he eats are some of their favorites.
One bright and magnificent sunflower stands alone in a field. Over time, a flock of hungry birds helps to spread the sunflower's beauty. The cumulative rhyming text, where each verse repeats and builds on the next, will surely invite your child to chime in.
This is a simple rhyming book that features babies of many different races playing in mud, having a bath, having their hair brushed, and being tickled by a loving parent. Babies and toddlers will love looking at the pictures and getting tickled by their own parents as the last page is read.