Margaret Wise Brown, Felicia Bond (Paperback)
Genre: Fiction - Children's Picture Books; Book Themes: Animals, Rhyming Stories
"Big Red Barn" depicts a day in the life of farm animals. The story and rhymes by Margaret Wise Brown are gentle and sweet. Felicia Bond's illustrations are realistic and appealing. "Big Red Barn" is a great bedtime story for babies, toddlers and preschoolers.
Laura Numeroff, Felicia Bond (Paperback)
Genres: Fiction - Children's Picture Books, Humorous Stories; Book Theme: Animals
"If You Give a Moose a Muffin" is a humorous story for your preschoolers or early elementary school children to read. After a kid gives a moose a muffin, a sequence of events follows one after another. Laura Numeroff's silly moose story is hilarious. The illustrations by Felicia Bond are playful and expressive. "If You Give a Moose a Muffin" is a good read-aloud book.
Audrey Wood, Don Wood (Paperback)
Genre: Fiction - Children's Picture Books
"The Napping House" by Audrey Wood and Don Wood is a favorite children's picture book for toddlers, preschoolers and beginning readers. In a house, a granny, a child, a dog, a cat and a mouse fall asleep one by one. Then a flea wakes up everyone in the napping house. Audrey Wood's text is cumulative and easy to read. Don Wood's detailed and funny illustrations add a lot to the bedtime story.
Bill Martin Jr, Eric Carle (Paperback)
Genre: Fiction - Children's Picture Books; Book Themes: Animals, Five Senses, Rhyming Stories
"Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear?" introduces toddlers and preschoolers to zoo animals and the sounds they make. With predictable rhyming text and vivid illustrations, the sense of hearing is explored in this companion book to Bill Martin and Eric Carle's "Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?".