Category Archives: Favorite Children’s Books

4 Favorite Children’s Books #3

This post contains affiliate links. Four more fun children’s books that we really enjoyed! One Cool Friend by Toni Buzzeo This is a really cute story about a boy who brings home a penguin from the zoo as his new … Continue reading

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4 Favorite Children’s Books #2

This post contains affiliate links. Here are more of our favorite children’s books coming your way!  Are any of these your favorites, too? A Child’s Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson This book is an absolutely charming collection of … Continue reading

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Star Wars ABC-3PO: Alphabet Book by Calliope Glass & Caitlin Kennedy

This post contains an affiliate link. Star Wars ABC-3PO was lounging on the “new” shelf at our library.  It is Star Wars and it’s a kids book–so I had to check it out! Premise: Each letter of the alphabet features … Continue reading

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4 Favorite Children’s Books #1

This post contains affiliate links. I’m starting a new series of posts which feature our favorite children’s picture books.  They usually aren’t long or complex enough to warrant an entire blog post, but if I give you a batch of … Continue reading

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Fairy World: Enter the Magical and Mysterious Realm by Stella A. Caldwell

This post contains an affiliate link. Fairy World came to us from the library of the next town over.  Yes, I’m getting to the end of the stack.  They just have a better selection of books than we have here … Continue reading

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The Berenstain Bears’ Trouble with Pets by Stan & Jan Berenstain

This post contains an affiliate link. The Berenstain Bears’ Trouble with Pets is a funny book about the realities of owning a dog.  The cubs ask Mama and Papa if they can get a pet, like other cubs have.  Farmer … Continue reading

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Bears on Wheels by Stan & Jan Berenstain

This post contains an affiliate link. Bears on Wheels is great book for little kids who are just learning to count.  The text is very short and repetitive.  Each page is simply a counting of how many bears are on … Continue reading

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The New Baby by Mercer Mayer

This post contains an affiliate link. The New Baby is another book that I enjoyed as a kid.  In fact, this is the very copy that I read back then, with my name printed inside the front cover.  I loved, loved, … Continue reading

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Harry the Dirty Dog by Gene Zion

This post contains an affiliate link. I’m curious to know who else grew up reading Harry the Dirty Dog.  I enjoyed it when I was little and now my kids love it, too.  This is a really cute story about … Continue reading

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The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson

This post contains an affiliate link. We received The Gruffalo from a family member several years ago as a gift.  It’s a cute story about a mouse and a monster-type animal called a Gruffalo.  The mouse is walking through the … Continue reading

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Ten in the Bed by Penny Dale

This post contains an affiliate link.  Ten in the Bed is a very cute sing-song story for younger kids.  It’s about a little boy who goes to bed and keeps kicking his stuffed animals out when he rolls over and … Continue reading

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The Missing Piece by Shel Silverstein

This post contains an affiliate link. The Missing Piece is about a circle with a piece missing who goes in search of it.  He sings a song while he is rolling along.  He goes up hills and down hills, into holes … Continue reading

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The Donkey’s Christmas Song by Nancy Tafuri

This post contains an affiliate link. The Donkey’s Christmas Song is a really simple Christmas book for kids.  It’s about the animals welcoming baby Jesus at his birth.  There are doves, a cow, goats, sheep, chicks, mice, and a donkey.  … Continue reading

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Goodbye House by Frank Asch

This post contains an affiliate link. Goodbye House is a simple book about moving to a new house. Baby Bear and his family have just finished packing the moving van, when he decides to go back into the house because he thinks that he forgot something.  … Continue reading

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The Complete Book of First Experiences by Anne Civardi

This post contains an affiliate link. The Complete Book of First Experiences is a fun book about many new experiences that kids may have.  It has stories about going to the hospital, going to the doctor, going to school, going … Continue reading

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