Picture Book Favorites for KidsMay 30, 2010 No Comments
We’ve found some extraordinary picture books for you to check out that we think will delight any young child.
Written and illustrated by Chris Monroe, Carolrhoda Books, 2008
While Chico Bon Bon fixes and builds almost anything with his trusty tool belt, little readers can learn the names of tools and what they do. A super choice for little boys.
By Andrea Beaty, illustrated by Pascal Lemaitre, Margaret K. McElderry, 2008
In one of the funniest books for kids, a bear named Ted pronounces himself Doctor and goes on to misdiagnose everyone he meets. Simple illustrations by Lemaitre add to the charm of Beaty’s book.
By Andrea Beaty, illustrated by Pascal Lemaitre, Margaret K. McElderry, 2009
Danger lurks everywhere,and not a firefighter to be found….Ted knows it is time to become Firefighter Ted. It’s the least a helpful bear can do. Charming illustrations.
By Maurice Sendak, Harper Collins, 1988
This is one of those truly rare books that can be enjoyed equally by a child and a grown-up. It has rightfully become a children’s classic and the Wild Things that are a little scary looking aren’t really that scary afterall.