Tag Archives: Board Books

Rudolph’s First Christmas

Author: DK Publishing Publisher: DK Preschool Product Description Rudolph is enjoying his very first Christmas and there is a lot going on. The elves are wrapping presents and Santa Claus is checking his lists while older reindeer are preparing for the most important night of the year. With flaps to lift on each spread, clever […]

It’s Time to Sleep in Your Own Bed (Transition Times)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Lawrence E. Shapiro Publisher: New Harbinger Publications Product Description In this book, children learn that sleeping in their own bed makes them feel more grown-up and more independent. This book includes helpful advice and tips for parents to deal with this problematic situation. Growing up is hard, but when children have […]

Christmas Tree

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: DK Publishing Publisher: DK CHILDREN Product Description These sparkly Christmas board books make perfect stocking stuffers-and each one holds a Christmas surprise to hang on the tree!

Sleep and Dream of Happy Things (Yo Gabba Gabba!)

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Publisher: Simon Spotlight Product Description Muno can’t sleep–he hates sleeping alone. So what should Muno do? Why, he should sleep and dream of happy things like the rest of the Gabba Gang. The perfect bedtime book for little ones who love Yo Gabba Gabba! Kids will love to go to sleep […]

Fisher-Price Little People Worlds of Adventure: A Look Inside Book

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Reader’s Digest Publisher: Reader’s Digest Product Description This unique Fisher-Price book helps kids find out what’s inside a world of adventure with the turn of large die-cut pages throughout.  Colorful large board book reveals what is inside five different exciting places.  Dozens of labels teach over 250 words. The Fisher-Price gang […]

I Spy Little Book

Rating: (16 reviews) Author: Jean Marzollo Publisher: Scholastic Product Description The original I Spy book has been adapted for younger children. Rhyming riddles with picture clues in a sturdy board book format make this perfect for preschoolers. Full color. Amazon.com Review There’s certainly not much imagination in the I Spy books, but every parent knows […]

Santa’s Workshop (A Christmas lift-the-flap book)

Author: Stella Maidment Publisher: Chrysalis Books Product Description Watch as Santa prepares for his big flight on Christmas Eve! Lift the flaps to discover every magical secret of Santa’s workshop. A full-color, sturdy board book, Santa’s Workshop contains over 40 die-cut flaps and bright, fun-filled illustrations so children can follow Old Saint Nick in his […]

Jolly Old Santa Claus: A Christmas Classic

Rating: (23 reviews) Author: Patricia A. Pingry Publisher: Candy Cane Press Product Description Santa Claus works with his elves to get the toys ready for Christmas Eve, visits all the boys and girls with his presents for them, and relaxes back at home after his work is done.

Dora’s Christmas Adventure (Dora the Explorer)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Christine Ricci Publisher: Simon Spotlight/Nickelodeon Product Description Dora takes a special trip to the North Pole on Christmas Eve to help Santa deliver presents. Lift the flaps to help Dora find her way there!

I Ain’t Gonna Paint No More! (Ala Notable Children’s Books. Younger Readers (Awards))

Rating: (45 reviews) Author: Karen Beaumont Publisher: Harcourt Children’s Books Product Description A dab of blue here, a splash of red there, a goopy smear of green . . . everywhere. To the tune of “It Ain’t Gonna Rain No More,” one creative kid floods his world with color, painting first the walls, then the […]

The New Baby

Rating: (39 reviews) Author: Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Book Description In this well-loved Little Critter picture book, our funny young hero has to get used to a new baby sister. What a problem. The baby doesn’t pay attention when Little Critter reads to her. She cries when he makes silly faces. And […]

Amazing Airplanes (Amazing Machines)

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Tony Mitton, Ant Parker Publisher: Kingfisher Product Description Join our wacky animal crew for the flight of a lifetime! From the airport terminal to the flight deck, the zippy text and zappy art take children through how a plane flies, safety rules, in-flight entertainment and air traffic control. This action-packed picture […]

Joseph Had a Little Overcoat (Caldecott Medal Book)

Rating: (49 reviews) Author: Simms Taback Publisher: Viking Juvenile Amazon.com When Joseph’s favorite overcoat gets old and worn, he makes a jacket out of it. When the jacket is more patches than jacket, Joseph turns it into a vest. When the vest’s number is up, Joseph makes a scarf. This thrifty industry continues until there’s […]

The Little Red Hen (Little Golden Book)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Publisher: Golden Books Product Description Beloved illustrator J. P. Miller’s graphic, colorful farm animals seem to jump right off the page—but they aren’t jumping to help the Little Red Hen plant her wheat! Young children will learn a valuable lesson about teamwork from this funny, favorite folktale.

Summer Bridge Activities: Preschool to Kindergarten

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Julia Ann Hobbs, Carla Fisher Publisher: Rainbow Bridge Publishing (UT) Book Description NEW and Improved Summer Bridge Activities for 2006! This year the bestselling summer workbook features new covers, new activities, new reading lists, updated bonus sections, and a whole lot more to give kids a summer learning experience they won’t […]

Julius, the Baby of the World

Rating: (37 reviews) Author: Publisher: HarperTrophy Amazon.com For children who are facing the arrival of a new sibling, Julius, the Baby of the World makes for great biblio-therapy. At first, big sister Lilly thought it might be fun to have a new baby in the family. But when her parents repeatedly coo, “Julius is the […]

Dog

Rating: (33 reviews) Author: Matthew Van Fleet Publisher: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books Product Description From the creator of the #1 New York Times bestsellerTails and the million-copy-selling Fuzzy Yellow Ducklings Doggone fun for toddlers! In Matthew Van Fleet’s captivating new multiconcept book, twenty breeds of capering canines demonstrate action words, opposites, synonyms, and more. […]

Blueberries for Sal

Rating: (85 reviews) Author: Robert McCloskey Publisher: Viking Juvenile Amazon.com Kuplink, kuplank, kuplunk go the blueberries into the pail of a little girl named Sal who–try as she might–just can’t seem to pick as fast as she eats. Robert McCloskey’s classic is a magical tale of the irrepressible curiosity–not to mention appetite–of youth. Sal and […]

If You Give a Pig a Party (If You Give…)

Rating: (22 reviews) Author: Laura Joffe Numeroff Publisher: Laura Geringer Product Description If you give a pig a party,she’s going to ask for someballoons. When you give her the balloons, she’ll want to decorate the house. When she’s finished, she’ll put on her favorite dress. Then she’ll call all her friends — Mouse, Moose, and […]

My Big Boy Potty

Rating: (40 reviews) Author: Joanna Cole Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description “What a big boy you are!” Potty training can be fun. With warmth and sensitivity, Joanna Cole and Maxie Chambliss guide young boys though the challenges and rewards potty training—from the first steps to the joy of graduating to big boy underpants! A helpful “Note […]

The Story of Little Black Sambo

Rating: (50 reviews) Author: Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description The jolly and exciting tale of the little boy who lost his red coat and his blue trousers and his purple shoes but who was saved from the tigers to eat 169 pancakes for his supper, has been universally loved by generations of children. First written in […]

Brain Quest for Threes (Brain Quest)

Rating: (14 reviews) Author: Chris Welles Feder Publisher: Workman Publishing Company Product Description Play Time – Learning Time – Together Time Make a play date with a little mouse named Molly and watch your child blossom! Together you’ll play ABCs, counting games and “Can You Find Molly?” plus shadow pictures, word associations and “All Mixed […]

Rhinoceros Tap: 15 Seriously Silly Songs (Book & CD)

Rating: (38 reviews) Author: Sandra Boynton Publisher: Workman Publishing Company Product Description Redesigned. Reformatted. Remastered. Resequenced. Ready for Re-release. And it was already great to begin with! Before there was Philadelphia Chickens, the #1 New York Times and Publishers Weekly children’s bestseller with 319,000 copies in print, there was Rhinoceros Tap, the collection of seriously […]

Let’s Sticker & Paste! (Kumon First Steps Workbooks)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Publisher: Kumon Publishing North America Product Description Description coming soon…

Where’s the Poop?

Rating: (24 reviews) Author: Julie Markes, Susan Kathleen Hartung Publisher: HarperFestival Product Description This engaging lift-the-flap book shows children that all creatures have a place to poop: tigers in the jungle, kangaroos in the outback, and monkeys in the rain forest. With the aid of this playful book, your child will see that he or […]

Baby Animals Black and White: Black and White

Rating: (19 reviews) Author: Phyllis Limbacher Tildes Publisher: Charlesbridge Publishing Book Description A wonderful board book for any new born or infant.

Bunny Cakes (Max and Ruby)

Rating: (18 reviews) Author: Publisher: Puffin

No No Yes Yes (Leslie Patricelli board books)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Publisher: Candlewick Product Description YES! This must-have toddler title sheds light on some concepts with a comical flair. Yanking cat by tail: no NO. Gentle pat on back: yes YES. And it’s funny how dumping a bowl of food gets a very different reaction from mastering the use of a spoon. […]

I’m a Big Brother

Rating: (73 reviews) Author: Joanna Cole Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description The author/artist creators of How I Was Adopted present this child’s-eye view of family life, deftly describing the joy of welcoming a new sibling into the family. A companion volume to I’m a Big Sister.

Oh My Oh My Oh Dinosaurs! (Boynton on Board)

Rating: (30 reviews) Author: Sandra Boynton Publisher: Workman Publishing Company Book Description Sunbathing dinosaurs and artistic dinosaurs, dancing dinosaurs and volleyball-playing dinosaurs make learning opposites fun! From Boynton on Board, the bestselling series of extra-big, extra-fat, extra-appealing board books, Oh My Oh My Oh Dinosaurs! is a book of opposites featuring the inimitable Sandra Boyntonís […]

The Night Before Kindergarten

Rating: (25 reviews) Author: Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description ‘Twas the night before kindergarten, and as they prepared, kids were excited, and a little bit scared. It’s the first day of school! Join the kids as they prepare for kindergarten, packing school supplies, posing for pictures, and the hardest part of all-saying goodbye to […]

Ready, Set, Go!

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Nina Laden Publisher: Chronicle Books Amazon.com With its simple rhyming text, vibrant pictures, “peekaboo” windows, and small board-book format, Ready, Set, Go! is ideal for curious young minds and hands. On alternating two-page spreads, the words “ready/set” are repeated, opposite an illustrated page with a die-cut hole. Readers guess what’s behind […]

Words Are Not for Hurting

Rating: (15 reviews) Author: Elizabeth Verdick Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing Book Description The older children get, the more words they know and can use-including hurtful words. This book teaches children to think before they speak, then choose what to say and how to say it. They learn that there is a connection between hurtful words […]

The Day We Met You (Aladdin Picture Books)

Rating: (19 reviews) Author: Publisher: Aladdin

Everybody Needs a Rock (An Aladdin Book)

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: Byrd Baylor Publisher: Aladdin Product Description Everybody needs a rock — at least that’s the way this particular rock hound feels about it in presenting her own highly individualistic rules for finding just the right rock for you.

Farm Animals (A Chunky Book(R))

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Phoebe Dunn Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Book Description Photographed in full color. All the friendly animals on the farm–ducks, sheep, horses, and more–are presented and identified by name in lively, color photographs.  

Swimmy (Knopf Children’s Paperbacks)

Rating: (23 reviews) Author: Leo Lionni Publisher: Dragonfly Books Book Description Illus. in color. “An exquisite picture book. A little fish, the lone survivor of a school of fish swallowed by a tuna, devises a plan to camouflage himself and his new companions.”–(starred) School Library Journal.  

My Big Animal Book (Priddy Bicknell Big Ideas for Little People)

Rating: (24 reviews) Author: Roger Priddy Publisher: Priddy Books Product Description Roger Priddy. From butterflies to zebras, the world of animals comes to life in this large format book designed to build a child’s vocabulary. Illustrations. 12 pages. Trim size 10.66″ x 10.58″.

St. Patrick’s Day in the Morning (Clarion Books)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Eve Bunting Publisher: Clarion Books Product Description On March 17, young Jamie wakes up and realizes it’s St. Patrick’s Day. The green sashes are laid out on the table for his father and two older brothers–all ready for them to sport in the big parade. This is all very exciting, but […]

My Potty Reward Stickers for Boys: 126 Boy Potty Training Stickers and Chart to Motivate Toilet Training

Rating: (28 reviews) Author: Tracy Foote Publisher: TracyTrends.com Product Description Stimulating interest in children is key to potty training success. Positive reinforcement gives children pride and a sense of self-accomplishment. The third edition of this book has been completely revised with 126 glossy stickers to catch children s attention. Motivate and reward children using the […]

Baby Faces Board Book #02: Smile! (Baby Faces)

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Publisher: Cartwheel

You Are My I Love You

Rating: (97 reviews) Author: Maryann Cusimano Publisher: Philomel Book Description I am your parent; you are my child. I am your quiet place; you are my wild. . . . A day in the life of parent and child-full of smiles and giggles, messes and meals, boundless energy and well-earned naps. Not to mention lots […]

My Potty Reward Stickers for Girls: 126 Girl Potty Training Stickers and Chart to Motivate Toilet Training

Rating: (25 reviews) Author: Tracy Foote Publisher: TracyTrends.com Product Description Stimulating interest in children is key to potty training success. Motivate and reward children using 126 full color stickers. Positive reinforcement gives children pride and a sense of self-accomplishment. The 126 stickers (each a one inch diameter circle) have images of different potty related subjects […]

Biscuit Storybook Collection (Biscuit)

Rating: (9 reviews) Author: Alyssa Satin Capucilli Publisher: HarperFestival Book Description The sweet, yellow puppy is here – Woof! Join Biscuit in all his adventures. Each day presents the chance to make new friends or learn something new. A collection of ten stories about the sweet, yellow puppy Biscuit. Contains: Bathtime for Biscuit, Biscuit, Biscuit […]

The Golden Egg Book (Big Little Golden Book)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Margaret Wise Brown Publisher: Golden Books Book Description Once there was a little bunny. He was all alone. One day he found an egg. He could hear something moving inside the egg. What was it? So begins the Golden Easter classic about a bunny—and a little duck that is about to […]

My First Book Of Tracing (Kumon Workbooks)

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Publisher: Kumon Publishing North America Product Description Description coming soon…

How Do Dinosaurs Clean Their Rooms?

Rating: (18 reviews) Author: Jane Yolen Publisher: Blue Sky Press Book Description Come along for some BIG fun as your favorite dinosaurs learn to pick up and put away their toys. How do dinosaurs clean their rooms? With trash cans and dusters and brooms!Now Jane Yolen’s playful, read-aloud text and Mark Teague’s hilarious illustrations show […]

The Runaway Bunny

Rating: (130 reviews) Author: Margaret Wise Brown Publisher: HarperCollins Amazon.com Since its publication in 1942, The Runaway Bunny has never been out of print. Generations of sleepy children and grateful parents have loved the classics of Margaret Wise Brown and Clement Hurd, including Goodnight Moon. The Runaway Bunny begins with a young bunny who decides […]

Baby’s First Words in Chinese (Baby’s First Words)

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Living Language Publisher: Living Language Book Description Before they focus in on their native language, babies have an amazing ability to hear and absorb sounds that adults unconsciously block out, like the subtleties of a foreign language. Baby’s First Words in Chinese is an introduction to the sounds of Chinese and […]

Search for Scooby Snacks (Scooby-Doo! Picture Clue Book with 24 Flash Cards, Level 1)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Robin Wasserman, Duendes del Sur Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks