The Storybook Mom'sTM Current Faves:
  1. Pete's A Pizza by William Steig
    A father cheers up his son by making him into a pizza
  2. Chocolatina by Eric Kraft
    A fun fantasy as Tina wishes "you are what you eat"?
    and turns into chocolate
  3. Bear Snores On by Karma Wilson and Jane Chapman
    A great winter book as a party erupts in the sleeping
    bear's lair, but he soon wakes up
  4. Don't Let The Pigeon Drive the Bus by Mo Willems
    The title tells it all, but the pigeon doesn't give up
  5. Counting Kisses by Karen Katz
    A kissing countdown book and a great excuse
    to kiss your kids a lot.
  6. Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen and Helen Oxenbury
    Go on a big adventure from the safety of your own home
  7. The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch
    You don't mess with this princess
  8. No, David by David Shannon
    David doesn't mean to get in trouble, he just can't help it
  9. Olivia by Ian Falconer
    Olivia can't help wearing herself and others out
    but we love her anyway
  10. I Love You Like Crazy Cakes by Rose Lewis
    A true love story of a woman who adopts a baby from China

I could go on all day but just a few more (for now)

Click, Clack Moo, Cows That Type by Doreen Cronin and Betsy Lewin
The cows go on strike for electric blankets as the animals get hold of the old typewriter from the barn
Bark, George by Jules Feiffer
All George's mother wants him to do is bark but listen to what comes out of George's mouth instead
The Daddy Mountain, also by Jules Feiffer (all his books are great)
Climb up the large Daddy Mountain, but remember Daddy must wear
a shirt because if you grab his skin he'll get mad!

That's it for now, but watch for updates and more suggestions soon.


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