We have a growing collection of picture books. We own a lot. It’s starting to feel like a children’s library in here. Not that I mind since I’m obviously the one who keeps buying them. However, space is an issue and I am continuously trying to make room for more books!
Our Favorite Picture Books
In no particular order…
Harry the Dirty Dog by Gene Zion – we love all the Harry books
Make Way for Ducklings by Robert McCloskey
The Turnip by Jan Brett – we love all of Jan Brett’s books
The Story of Little Babaji by Helen Bannerman
Are You My Mother? by P.D. Eastman
Dr. Seuss books
Spot Goes to the Farm by Eric Hill – we love all of Spot’s adventures
Tea Party Rules by Ame Dyckman
Blueberries for Sal by Robert McCloskey
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff
Mr. Putter & Tabby Bake the Cake by Cynthia Rylant – we love all the Mr. Putter & Tabby books
Curious George books
Corduroy by Don Freeman
The Berenstain Bears books
Goodnight Already by Jory John and Benji Davies
A Visitor for Bear by Bonny Becker – this is my daughter’s current favorite!
Charlie the Ranch Dog by Ree Drummond
Finding Winnie by Lindsay Mattick
Locomotive by Brian Floca
You Are Special and Best of All by Max Lucado
Dream Animals by Emily Winfield Martin
George and Martha by James Marshall – we love all seven books
It Will be Okay by Lysa TerKeurst
The Tortoise and the Jackrabbit by Susan Lowell
These are some of the books at the top of our favorites list. We have plenty more but these are the ones that we seem to turn to over and over again.
What are your family’s favorite picture books? What am I missing that I need to add to my collection?