National Book Lover's Day: 10 Picture Books You've Gotta Check Out! by Kim Kusiciel
As a lover of books and a former elementary school teacher, I encourage all forms of reading. Here are 10 picture books that my kids LOVE to check out from the library – and yours might, too! Happy reading!
Farmer Brown has a problem. His cows like to type. But Farmer Brown’s problems REALLY begin when his cows start leaving him notes!
Patricia Polacco’s spirited illustrations capture all the fun and action-packed drama of Thayer’s immortal ballad.
Meet Nancy, who believes that more is ALWAYS better when it comes to being fancy. From the top of her tiara down to her sparkly studded shoes, Nancy is determined to teach her family a thing or two about being fancy.
Brimming with humor and familiar goodnight antics, here is a playful peek into the homes of dinosaur children and their parents at bedtime.
This picture-book biography is an excellent and accessible introduction for young readers to learn about one of the world's most influential leaders, Dr. Martin Luther King.
Pete the Cat is wearing his favorite shirt — the one with the four totally groovy buttons. But when one falls off, does Pete cry? Goodness, no!
Rosie may seem quiet during the day, but at night she's a brilliant inventor of gizmos and gadgets who dreams of becoming a great engineer.
A cozy bed, a snoring granny, a dreaming child, a dozing dog, a snoozing – WAIT! There's a surprise in store, and little ones will want to discover it over and over again!
Darkness is falling everywhere and little ones are getting sleepy, feeling cozy and being tucked in. It’s time for a wide yawn, a big hug and a snuggle under the covers – sleep tight!
Brush up on the Preamble to the Constitution with this patriotic picture book — and have a couple of good laughs while you're at it!