Tag Archives: Sense & Sensation

Christmas Baby (Snuggletime)

Author: Fiona Watt Publisher: Usborne Books

Toca y Apprende Navidad/Touch and Feel Christmas (Touch & Feel) (Spanish and English Edition)

Author: DK Publishing Publisher: DK CHILDREN Product Description Using one of DK’s most popular formats to bring the Spanish language to children, these texture-filled books not only develop language and motor skills-they’re also lots of fun!

Touch and Feel Christmas

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: DK Publishing Publisher: DK Preschool Product Description This engaging novelty book will charm and delight young readers. Featuring a selection of thrilling Christmas-themed textures, each page offers a new tactile sensation. Contrast the “soft” Christmas stocking with the “smooth” gift ribbon. Large, simple text and colorful photographs of objects ranging from […]

Teeth Are Not for Biting (Board Book) (Best Behavior Series)

Rating: (28 reviews) Author: Elizabeth Verdick Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing Book Description TEETH ARE NOT FOR BITING Board Book by Elizabeth Verdick, illustrated by Marieka Heinlen. “Crunch crunch crunch. Teeth are strong and sharp. Crunch crunch crunch. Teeth can help you chew. But teeth are not for biting. Ouch! Biting hurts.” Sooner or later, almost […]

Comprehensive Curriculum of Basic Skills, Preschool (Comprehensive Curriculumà)

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: School Specialty Publishing Publisher: American Education Publishing Product Description Offering an entire Preschool curriculum, this best-selling Comprehensive Curriculum workbook features educational activities and instruction. Containing 544 pages organized by subject area with lessons in reading, writing, spelling, math, citizenship, and science. Perfect as a home schooling resource or as a supplement […]

First 100 Words (First 100)

Rating: (20 reviews) Author: Roger Priddy Publisher: Priddy Books Product Description Ideal for ages 2 and up. Features 100 everyday words for children to learn and help build their vocabulary. Beautiful color photographs. Simple design in a sturdy format.

Wee Sing Bible Songs (Wee Sing) CD and Book Edition (Wee Sing)

Rating: (16 reviews) Author: Pamela Conn Beall, Susan Hagen Nipp Publisher: Price Stern Sloan Book Description The bestselling Wee Sing line is now tailored for the most modern Wee Sing fans! These eight classic Wee Sing titles are now in a great new package—a book and CD in a reusable blister!

First Words Flash Cards (Brighter Child Flash Cards)

Author: School Specialty Publishing Publisher: Brighter Child Product Description Brighter Child First Words Flash Cards offer children a fun and easy way to practice those first words to prepare for school. Featuring 54 cards that help reinforce phonics, letter recognition, and reading readiness skills with full-color illustrations. A special card also offers creative game ideas […]

Comprehensive Curriculum of Basic Skills, Grade 3 (Comprehensive Curriculumà)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: School Specialty Publishing Publisher: American Education Publishing Product Description Offering an entire grade 3 curriculum, this best-selling Comprehensive Curriculum workbook features educational activities and instruction. Containing 544 pages organized by subject area with lessons in reading, writing, spelling, math, citizenship, and science. Perfect as a home schooling resource or as a […]

The Wheels on the Bus

Rating: (70 reviews) Author: Publisher: Dutton Juvenile Amazon.com “The wheels on the bus go round and round…. All over town.” This traditional song, a favorite of children everywhere, is adapted and illustrated by Paul O. Zelinsky, winner of the Caldecott Medal for his lush version of Rapunzel, and Caldecott honors for Rumpelstiltskin, Hansel and Gretel, […]

The Giving Tree (Slipcased Mini Edition)

Rating: (581 reviews) Author: Shel Silverstein Publisher: HarperCollins Amazon.com To say that this particular apple tree is a “giving tree” is an understatement. In Shel Silverstein’s popular tale of few words and simple line drawings, a tree starts out as a leafy playground, shade provider, and apple bearer for a rambunctious little boy. Making the […]

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 […]

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 […]

How Big Is a Foot?

Rating: (22 reviews) Author: Rolf Myller Publisher: Yearling Book Description The King wants to give the Queen something special for her birthday. The Queen has everything, everything except a bed. The trouble is that no one in the Kingdom knows the answer to a very important question: How Big is a Bed? because beds at […]

The Important Book

Rating: (33 reviews) Author: Margaret Wise Brown Publisher: HarperTrophy Amazon.com “The important thing about rain is/ that it is wet./ It falls out of the sky,/ and it sounds like rain,/ and makes things shiny,/ and it does not taste like anything,/ and is the color of air./ But the important thing about rain is […]

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 […]

Max and Ruby Play School: A Picture Reader with 24 Flash Cards (All Aboard Reading)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description Ruby wants to teach Max all the things a wise big sister knows, such as the alphabet, numbers, and colors. But first she has to teach him to pay attention!

The Magic School Bus Explores the Senses (Magic School Bus)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Joanna Cole Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks Book Description On a most sense-sational trip that takes them through an eye, an ear, a tongue, and even a dog’s nose, Ms. Frizzle’s class learns about the senses. Using their trademark sense of humor, Joanna Cole and Bruce Degen provide facts about the senses in […]

Perro grande… Perro pequeño / Big Dog… Little Dog

Rating: (15 reviews) Author: P.D. Eastman Publisher: Random House Book Description Illus. in full color. Trans. by Pilar de Cuenca & Inés Alvares. “The presence of the English text beneath the Spanish makes it especially helpful in the primary-grade bilingual classroom.”–Booklist.  

My Mommy’s Tote

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: P. H. Hanson Publisher: Workman Publishing Company Book Description Now it’s mommy’s turn! Cuter than a button, My Mommy’s Tote is a delicious interactive gift for mothers and their kids. Created by P. H. Hanson, whose previous books—My Granny’s Purse and My Grandpa’s Briefcase—this is a die-cut cornucopia stuffed with marvelous […]

Not a Stick

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Publisher: HarperCollins Book Description Antoinette Portis again captures the thrill of when pretend feels so real that it becomes real. With a stick in hand, the options are endless—whether it’s conducting an orchestra, painting a masterpiece, or slaying a dragon—give a child a stick and let imagination take over and the […]

When I’m Big: A Guess How Much I Love You Storybook (Guess How Much I Love You)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Sam Mcbratney Publisher: Candlewick Book Description For the first time in twelve years, the Nutbrown Hares hop back for a brand-new GUESS HOW MUCH I LOVE YOU story. Happy spring! Out in the fresh spring air, the two Nutbrown Hares see a tiny acorn growing. “Someday it will be a tree,” […]

Baby! Baby!

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Vicky Ceelen Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Book Description With these striking and adorable photographs, Vicky Ceelen cleverly captures the similiarities between human and animal babies. From a sleeping baby alongside a snoozing kitten to a teetering toddler and a wobbly duckling, Ceelen’s comparisons are striking. Bright photos paired […]

Touch and Feel Animals Box Set

Rating: (13 reviews) Author: DK Publishing Publisher: DK Preschool Book Description Packed with striking animal photography and more than 15 exciting textures, the Touch and Feel Animals Box Set is the perfect gift for the curious toddler. Contains: Touch and Feel: Farm, Touch and Feel: Baby Animals, and Touch and Feel Wild Animals

David Smells!: A Diaper David Book: A Diaper David Book (David Smells!)

Rating: (12 reviews) Author: Publisher: The Blue Sky Press Book Description Hey! What’s that smell?! Join David as he discovers the five senses: touch, hear, see, smell, and taste. From petting the dog to banging on a drum, David knows how to have a good time. But he also knows that there’s nothing better than […]

Baby Einstein: Violet’s House (Baby Einstein)

Rating: (42 reviews) Author: Julie Aigner-clark Publisher: Hyperion Book Description Violet, a very curious young mouse, invites babies and toddlers into her home to explore, room by room, her favorite things. Delightfully written rhythmic verse and engaging illustrations lead children to discover the feel of objects that surround them in their everyday world. From touching […]

Biscuit’s Christmas (Biscuit)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Alyssa Satin Capucilli Publisher: HarperFestival Book Description Christmas is coming! The little girl knows just what needs to be done to get ready for Christmas — choose a tree, back cookies, decorate the house — but Biscuit is so excited he can’t seem to sit still. Scratch and sniff the scents […]

Brown Bear & Friends Board Book Gift Set

Author: Bill Martin, Eric Carle Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) Book Description With more than 6.5 million copies sold in board book alone, Bill Martin Jr and Eric Carle’s classic Bear books have been a hit with young children for many generations. Now, for the first time, Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You […]

The Listening Walk

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Paul Showers Publisher: HarperTrophy Book Description Put on your socks and shoes — and don’t forget your ears! We’re going on a listening walk. Shhhhh. Do not talk. Do not hurry. Get ready to fill your ears with a world of wonderful and surprising sounds.

Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?

Rating: (284 reviews) Author: Bill Martin Jr. Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) Product Description A Beloved Classis Now Available In Hard Book Edition For The Youngest Child. Amazon.com The gentle rhyming and gorgeous, tissue-paper collage illustrations in this classic picture book make it a dog-eared favorite on many children’s bookshelves. On each page, we […]

Pat the Bunny (Touch and Feel Book)

Rating: (125 reviews) Author: Dorothy Kunhardt Publisher: Golden Books Amazon.com “Judy can pat the bunny. Now YOU pat the bunny.” Sound familiar? Pat the Bunny is a part of childhood, as soothing as cocoa and animal crackers. Dorothy Kunhardt’s interactive book for babies and toddlers was one of the first of its kind when it […]

Story Of My Feelings

Author: Laurie Berkner Publisher: Orchard Books Book Description “This is the story of when I laugh When I’m feeling happy that’s when I laugh And it makes me feel better It makes me feel better You know I feel better After I laugh” Award-winning children’s recording artist Laurie Berkner teaches kids to accept all their […]

Yummy Yucky (Leslie Patricelli board books)

Rating: (37 reviews) Author: Publisher: Candlewick Book Description Learning about opposites has never been more fun – or funny – than with this winning board book. Yummy! Spaghetti is yummy, but worms – and blue crayons, and sand, and other things too gross to mention – are definitely yucky when tasted. Amiably illustrated in a […]

Little Bunny Follows His Nose (Scented Storybook)

Rating: (26 reviews) Author: Katherine Howard Publisher: Golden Books Book Description What’s a bunny to do on such a fine sunny day? Follow his nose! Down the hill, into the forest, and through a vegetable garden, Little Bunny does just that! Kids will love all the wonderful things there are to smell—pine, peach, roses and […]

Mr. Brown Can Moo, Can You : Dr. Seuss’s Book of Wonderful Noises (Bright and Early Board Books)

Rating: (132 reviews) Author: Dr. Seuss Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Amazon.com Oh, the wonderful things Mr. Brown can do! In this “Book of Wonderful Noises,” Mr. Brown struts his stuff, as he imitates everything from popping corks to horse feet (“pop pop pop pop” and “klopp klopp klopp,” respectively) while inviting everyone […]

Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear?

Rating: (47 reviews) Author: Bill Martin Jr. Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) Book Description What will you hear when you read this book to a preschool child?Lots of noise!Children will chant the rhythmic words. They’ll make the sounds the animals make. And they’ll pretend to be the zoo animals featured in the book– look […]

Toes, Ears, & Nose! A Lift-the-Flap Book

Rating: (74 reviews) Author: Marion Dane Bauer, Karen Katz Publisher: Little Simon Book Description Inside my boots I’ve got toes, and beneath my scarf is a… Baby is bundled in a mountain of clothes! Peek under the flaps of clothing to find out what’s underneath, and play this fun peekaboo book again and again!

That’s Not My Puppy: Its Coat Is Too Hairy (Watt, Fiona. Usborne Touchy-Feely Books.)

Rating: (26 reviews) Author: Fiona Watt Publisher: Usborne Books

Quiet Loud (Leslie Patricelli board books)

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Publisher: Candlewick Book Description Whether you read it quietly or loudly, learning about opposites has never been more fun – or funny – than with this winning board book. Sniffles are quiet, but sneezes are loud. Amiably illustrated in a bright, graphic style, Leslie Patricelli’s spirited board book, QUIET LOUD, stars […]

Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? 40th Anniversary Edition

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Bill Martin Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) Book Description Four decades ago, Bill Martin Jr and Eric Carle collaborated on their first book together, Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? Since then, Brown Bear has become a perpetual favorite for generations of teachers, parents, and children, selling more […]

What Do You Do with a Tail Like This? (Caldecott Honor Book)

Rating: (19 reviews) Author: Robin Page, Steve Jenkins Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Book Description A nose for digging? Ears for seeing? Eyes that squirt blood? Explore the many amazing things animals can do with their ears, eyes, mouths, noses, feet, and tails in this beautifully illustrated interactive guessing book by Steve Jenkins and Robin Page.