The books listed are a sampling of the titles available. Ask your Children's Librarian for further suggestions and tell us which are your favorites.
- Hands Can
Rhyming text and color photos show toddlers exploring the world with their busy hands.jPS HUDS
- I Love My Mommy
Animal mothers play, swim and cuddle with their babies.
See also: I Love My DaddyjPS BRAU
- I Love Trucks!
Bright illustrations of fifteen trucks with simple rhyming text.jPS STUR
- Jesse Bear, What Will You Wear?
A young bear playfully “wears” many things throughout the day.jPS CARL
- “More More More,” Said The Baby
In three vignettes with a common theme, toddlers ask loving family members for "more."jPS WILL & JBOARD
- No More Diapers for Ducky!
The title says it all!jPS FORD
- Time to Get Dressed!
One toddler who wants to dress himself, one dad and one busy morning.jPS SAVA
- Toddler Two
Two adorable toddlers celebrate things that come in pairs. (Also available in Spanish)jBOARD
- Chicka Chicka Boom Boom
The twenty-six letters race each other up a coconut tree in this stylish alphabet featuring a bouncy chant.jPS MART
- Feast for Ten
An African-American family goes grocery shopping and then cooks a meal in a clever story that counts to ten twice.jPS FALW
- My Car
Sam talks about his red car and how he drives it.jPS BART & jBOARD
- The Very Hungry Caterpillar
A caterpillar eats through the days of the week and many familiar foods before turning into a butterfly. (Also available in many languages.)jPS CARL & jBOARD
- We've All Got Bellybuttons
An interactive text that ends with tickles show similarities between human and animal children.jPS MART
- What the Sun Sees; What the Moon Sees
A reversible book contrasting the activities of day and night.jPS TAFU
- Where is the Green Sheep?
Learn about colors, opposites and more while trying to find the green sheep.jPS FOX
Songs & Rhymes to Share
- Diez Deditos: Ten Little Fingers and Other Play Rhymes and Action Songs from Latin America
Delightful Spanish-English collection with musical arrangements, pictograph directions, and whimsical mixed-media collage art.j784.8 OROZ
- Down by the Station
All aboard! Sing along as the train picks up baby animals on its way to the zoo.
See also: Fiddle-I-FeejPS HILL
- Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes and Other Action Rhymes
More than fifty favorite nursery rhymes and songs playfully illustrated and easy to use.
See also: Toddlerobicsj398.8 NEWC
- The Itsy Bitsy Spider
A famous spider has new adventures.jPS TRAP & jBOARD
"One berry, two berry, pick me a blueberry" begins this rhyme about a boy and a bear on a berry-picking adventure.jPS DEGE & jBOARD
- Little White Duck
A classic children's song is staged with vibrant collage art.jPS WHIP & jBOARD
- Sing a Song of Sixpence: A Pocketful of Nursery Rhymes and Tales
An appealing collection of twenty-two nursery rhymes and three classic stories.j398.8 CHAP
- Whose Shoes?
A lift-the-flap guessing game featuring a young lively mouse.
See also: Which Hat Is That?jPS HINE
- Bugs! Bugs! Bugs!
Fascinating facts and simple rhymes for the youngest bug lover.
See also: Stars, Stars, Starsj595.7 Barn
- Dear Zoo
Told in a lift-the-flap format, a child asks the zoo to help find the perfect pet. (Also available in several languages.)jPS CAMP & jBOARD
- Hooray for Fish!
Meet Little Fish and tour the sea in this brightly illustrated book by the author of the popular Maisy books.jPS COUS
- In the Small, Small Pond
Energetic, rhyming text and lush paper collages introduce pond animals through the seasons.jPS FLEM
- Jump Frog Jump
A cumulative tale in which a frog tries to catch a fly without getting caught itself. (Also available in Spanish.)jPS KALA
- Kitten's First Full Moon
A kitten finds mishap and adventure when he thinks the moon is a bowl of milk in this 2005 Caldecott Award Winner.jPS HENK
- This Little Chick
Bold woodcut pictures bring to life a familiar rhyme in which a chick visits barnyard animals and learns new sounds.jPS LAWR & jBOARD
- Where’s Spot?
Help find the popular puppy in this lift-the-flap adventure. (Also available in many languages.)jPS HILL
- Whose Baby Am I?
Wild animal babies are joined by a parent when you turn the page in this gentle question and answer book.
See also: Whose Nose and Toes?jPS BUTL
Especially for Bedtime
- Good Night, Gorilla
A comical story about a zookeeper, his wife and the animals he thinks he has locked up for the night. (Also available in Spanish.)jPS RATH & jBOARD
- Goodnight, Goodnight Sleepyhead
A toddler bids goodnight to her surroundings in gentle verse.jPS KRAU
- How Do Dinosaurs Say Good Night?
A rollicking rumpus of bedtime antics told in rhyme. (Also available in Spanish.)jPS YOLE
- Hush!: A Thai Lullaby
Mother hushes all the animals in the countryside so that her baby can sleep in this quiet story with a surprise ending.jPS HO
- Hush, Little Baby
A favorite lullaby is retold with whimsical scratchboard illustrations of a loving African-American family.jPS PINK
- Max’s Bedtime
With help from big sister Ruby, Max finds his favorite red rubber elephant at bedtime. (Also available in Chinese.)jBOARD
Little pigs with distinct personalities cavort on a child’s fingertips until bedtime. (Also available in Spanish.)jPS WOOD
- Shhhhh! Everybody’s Sleeping
All the community helpers are sound asleep and a toddler is too.jPS MARK