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Dinosaur vs. the Potty by Bob Shea (Illustrator)
Publication Date: 2012-04-10
Dinosaur doesn't need to use the potty. Even when he's making lemonade, running through the sprinkler, having a three juice box lunch, and splashing in rain puddles. See? He's doing his victory dance. Wait . . . that's not a victory dance, that looks like a POTTY DANCE! Run, Dinosaur, run! Dinosaur vs. the Potty, with humor that both toddlers and parents will enjoy, is a great way to toilet train. Dinosaur's stubborn resistance--and Potty's ultimate victory--will evoke roars of laughter.
Freight Train by Donald Crews
Publication Date: 1985-09-01
Cars are convenient; planes are fast; buses are cheap; but not one of these conveyances holds a candle to a train--and Donald Crews proves it in this color concept book of outstanding quality (Boston Globe). The train moves slowly at first, then it picks up speed, zooming across the page in a majestic blur of color, speed, and sound. Full color.
Pat the Bunny by Dorothy Kunhardt (Illustrator)
Publication Date: 2001-05-01
The timeless children's classic--a perfect gift for baby showers and first birthdays. For generations, Pat the Bunny has been creating special first-time moments between parents and their children. One of the best-selling children's books of all time, this classic touch-and-feel book offers babies a playful and engaging experience, all the while creating cherished memories that will last a lifetime.
Knuffle Bunny Free by Mo Willems (Illustrator)
Publication Date: 2010-09-28
Trixie and her family are off on a fantastic trip to visit her grandparents--all the way to Holland! But does Knuffle Bunny have different travel plans? An emotional tour de force, Knuffle Bunny Free concludes one of the most beloved picture-book series in recent memory, with pitch-perfect text and art, photos from around the world, and a stunning foldout spread, culminating in a hilarious and moving surprise that no child or parent will be able to resist. Bestselling, award-winning author Mo Willems has created an epic love story as only he can, filled with the joys and sadness of growing up--and the unconditional love that binds a father, mother, daughter, and a stuffed bunny.
Happy Baby Words by Priddy Books Staff (Created by); Roger Priddy
Publication Date: 2007-03-06
“We have enjoyed these books so much that I buy them as baby gifts for new moms. My son’s vocabulary was largely built (initially) with the help of Roger Priddy’s Happy Babies.” --5minutesforbooks.com
Llama Llama Nighty-Night by Anna Dewdney
Publication Date: 2012-01-05
What's the best part of bedtime? Stories with Mama! Before cuddling, Llama Llama must splish and splash in the tub, then put his red pajamas on. Dewdney's catchy rhymes, effortless rhythm, and adorable artwork can now be enjoyed by even younger audiences. Toddlers will love this perfect read-aloud.
Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown; Clement Hurd (Illustrator)
Publication Date: 2007-01-23
In this classic of children's literature, beloved by generations of readers and listeners, the quiet poetry of the words and the gentle, lulling illustrations combine to make a perfect book for the end of the day. In a great green room, tucked away in bed, is a little bunny. "Goodnight room, goodnight moon." And to all the familiar things in the softly lit room--to the picture of the three little bears sitting on chairs, to the clocks and his socks, to the mittens and the kittens, to everything one by one--the little bunny says goodnight. One of the most beloved books of all time, Goodnight Moon is a must for every bookshelf and a time-honored gift for baby showers and other special events.
The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle; National Geographic Learning Staff
Publication Date: 1994-03-23
THE all-time classic picture book, from generation to generation, sold somewhere in the world every 30 seconds! Have you shared it with a child or grandchild in your life? Including a special feature, die cuts, this beautiful board book edition, perfect for teaching the days of the week, offers readers an interactive experience. "The very hungry caterpillar literally eats his way through the pages of the book--and right into your child's heart..." --Mother's Manual "Gorgeously illustrated, brilliantly innovative..." --The New York Times Book Review
The I Love You Book by Todd Parr
Publication Date: 2013-12-17
The ultimate gift book from beloved author Todd Parr--a perfect way to say, "I Love You!" I love you when you give me kisses. I love you when you need hugs... Most of all, I love you just the way you are. In this colorful picture book, Todd Parr explores the meaning of unconditional love in a heartfelt, playful way. Perfect for Valentine's Day and beyond, Parents and caregivers are sure to be inspired by Todd's vibrant illustrations and tender sentiments, and will enjoy sharing this very special book with the little ones they love.
All of Baby, Nose to Toes by Victoria Adler; Hiroe Nakata (Illustrator)
Publication Date: 2009-06-11
From eyes to ears, tummy to nose, legs to toes, there's a lot for baby to discover - and even more for a family to love. Bright, buoyant art and a roly-poly little baby are sure to inspire plenty of giggling and grabbing and feet-in-the-air-ing. For every baby - and every parent who loves that baby to bits - here's the perfect first book.
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