October 27, 2016 | Marianne
The large, bold fonts used in these picture books make them perfect for sharing with a group. They are also excellent for anyone in need of easily visible, larger text for reading aloud.
Supported by her family, an African American girl is self confident about what she can do and in turn supports a younger family member.
A father and child grow vegetables and then make them into a soup.
While taking a bath, a pig sails his toy boat and thinks of all the things he could do in the water, such as ski, swim long distances, pilot a lifeboat, or sail around the world.
When the jungle animals are hot, a baby elephant has a good solution involving the squirting and splashing of water at the water hole.
Describes the characteristics and various advantages of reading.
Dominic refuses to get his hair cut, no matter how much his mother wants him to or how bad it looks.
A cat and a mouse play together nicely--and not so nicely--to nursery rhymes.
When Mr. Horse gives a ride to his friends, Cat, Dog, Pig, and Duck, they urge him to go faster and faster.
Questions and answers highlight some outstanding characteristics of farm animals, such as a chicken's feathers and a horse's mane.
The Pigeon really, really wants a puppy, but when a puppy arrives the Pigeon changes its mind.
During the course of a walk, a young boy identifies animals of different colors.
In this book you will find where animals live and do not live.
Invites young readers to guess which animal will be revealed using the given clues and a spy hole.
Gives examples of how young readers may channel their anger away from hitting people.
A hen and three chicks are saved from a bad dream by a duck and three ducklings.
Pictures of animals wearing clothes show why this would be a ridiculous custom for them to adopt.
Paddle along with Little Fish on an underwater tour of friends spotty and stripy, happy and gripy, hairy and scary, even curly-whirly and twisty-twirly.
A ladybug invites the reader to play a game of "let's pretend".
Illustrations and rhyming text follow ten caterpillars as one wriggles up a flower stem, another sails across a garden pool, and one reaches an apple leaf, where something amazing happens.
After having fun digging up acorns, a little dog decides to bury them all again.
Illustrations and rhyming text show how different animals carry their babies when they are on the move.
Colorful cars zoom across the page, each making their own special noise.
Illustrations and brief text present appropriate responses to a variety of animals, from pudgy pigs to slithery snakes.
Easy-to-read text celebrates the many kinds of bugs that can be found in a backyard.
Different dogs make a variety of doggy sounds and the reader is encouraged to join in.
After swallowing a watermelon seed, a crocodile imagines a scary outcome.
Two fuzzy animals have a silly argument about a chair that ends with a surprise.
Two unseen characters argue about whether the creature they are looking at is a rabbit or a duck.
Not being able to agree who is small and who is big, two fuzzy animals have their argument settled by a couple of mystery guests.
A counting book which shows what can be done with ten black dots--one can make a sun, two a fox's eyes, or eight the wheels of a train.
Interactive story of a child who receives baskets, crates, and boxes of animal gifts from the zoo.
A determined elephant creates his own book box and discovers all the magic and fun of books and reading.