Tag Archives: Nursery Rhymes

Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes

Rating: (41 reviews) Author: Publisher: Child’s Play International Product Description A board book for babies or toddlers and their parents, featurig a well-known nursery rhyme and interactive text.

Potty Book for Girls, The

Rating: (98 reviews) Author: Alyssa Satin Capucilli Publisher: Barron’s Educational Series Product Description A toddler’s graduation from diapers to the potty is always a very important moment–and one to make parents and toddlers proud! In this book, Hannah needs to have her diaper changed so she can go out and play. Then Mom and Dad […]

Potty Book for Boys, The

Rating: (73 reviews) Author: Alyssa Satin Capucilli Publisher: Barron’s Educational Series Product Description A toddler’s graduation from diapers to the potty is always a very important moment–and one to make parents and toddlers proud! In this book, Henry needs to have his diaper changed so he can go out and play. Then Mom and Dad […]

Llama Llama Misses Mama

Rating: (45 reviews) Author: Anna Dewdney Publisher: Viking Juvenile Product Description Strange new teacher. Strange new toys. Lots of kids and lots of noise! What would Llama like to do? Llama Llama feels so new . . . It’s Llama Llama’s first day of preschool! And Llama Llama’s mama makes sure he’s ready. They meet […]

Merry Navidad!: Christmas Carols in Spanish and English/Villancicos en espanol e ingles

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Alma Flor Ada Publisher: Rayo Product Description Resuenen con alegría los cánticos de mi tierra que viva el Niño Jesús que ha nacido en Nochebuena. It’s time to sing out with joy the songs that are sung in my land in praise of the precious Child born this holy Christmas evening. […]

The Night Before Christmas

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Clement Clarke Moore Publisher: Philomel Product Description Like Grandma Moses before him, the beloved Will Moses brings new and joyous life to everyone’s favorite Christmas poem in this, his interpretation of The Night Before Christmas. With his sweeping and wintry landscapes and cozy fireside details, Moses sets just the right scenes […]

Anna Banana: 101 Jump Rope Rhymes

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Joanna Cole Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description How many times can you jump rope? This rhyme makes the game of rope jumping even more fun. It’s a counting rhyme, and there are lots of others like it. There are also red-hot pepper rhymes for jumping very fast, and rhymes for jumpingin and […]

Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Mem Fox Publisher: Harcourt Children’s Books Product Description As everyone knows, nothing is sweeter than tiny baby fingers and chubby baby toes. . . . And here, from two of the most gifted picture-book creators of our time, is a celebration of baby fingers, baby toes, and the joy they—and the […]

Motherbridge of Love

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Xinran Publisher: Barefoot Books Product Description This beautiful poem celebrates the bond between parent and child in a special way. Through the exchanges between a little Chinese girl and her mother, Motherbridge of Love offers a poignant and inspiring message to parents and children all over the world.

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 […]

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 […]

Bunny Cakes (Max and Ruby)

Rating: (18 reviews) Author: Publisher: Puffin

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.

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 […]

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

Grow Up!

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Nina Laden Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description From the author and illustrator of the best-selling Peek-a-Who? comes another irresistible board book that’s sure to entertain curious babies and toddlers. With peek-a-boo windows featuring adorable baby animals, bright colors and a simple, playful text, Grow Up! takes guessing games for toddlers to […]

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…

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 […]

Un, Deux, Trois: First French Rhymes (Book & CD)

Rating: (9 reviews) Author: Publisher: Frances Lincoln Book Description Simple songs and rhymes are an excellent way to familiarize young children with another language. Un, Deux, Trois, a collection of 25 traditional nursery rhymes, is a delightful way to introduce French. An illustrated vocabulary features simple words and phrases that are easy to learn and […]

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

The Snowy Day

Rating: (73 reviews) Author: Ezra Jack Keats Publisher: Puffin Amazon.com The Snowy Day, a 1963 Caldecott Medal winner, is the simple tale of a boy waking up to discover that snow has fallen during the night. Keats’s illustrations, using cut-outs, watercolors, and collage, are strikingly beautiful in their understated color and composition. The tranquil story […]

Owl Moon

Rating: (53 reviews) Author: Jane Yolen Publisher: Philomel Amazon.com Among the greatest charms of children is their ability to view a simple activity as a magical adventure. Such as a walk in the woods late at night. Jane Yolen captures this wonderment in a book whose charm rises from its simplicity. “It was late one […]

My Very First Tea Party

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Michal Sparks Publisher: Harvest House Publishers Book Description The clever and colorful Miss Honey B. Five shows little ones ages 03 how hearts fill to the brim when friends gather together for tea and good times.

Minerva Louise on Christmas Eve

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Janet Morgan Stoeke Publisher: Dutton Juvenile Book Description What is that fat guy in the red suit doing on the roof? wonders Minerva Louise one snowy evening. She follows him down the chimney and, to her surprise, sees a big tree inside. The harebrained hen can’t make any sense of it, […]