Sunday, August 5, 2012

Grandchildren's Library Suggestions

Here are your suggestions for Grammy (and GrandBill)'s grand-children's library.  The ones I've reviewed have a link.  Happy reading to us, and to you, too!

How Do Bears Sleep?  by E.J. Bird
Puff the Magic Dragon  by Peter Yarrow and Lenny Lipton
What Do People Do All Day?  by Richard Scarry
Birds  by Kevin Henkes
Love You Forever  by Robert Munsch
The Giving Tree  by Shel Silverstein
Owl Moon by Jane Yolen
The Quiet Book  by Deborah Underwood
The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Graham
Peter and the Wolf by Sergei Prokofiev
Little Rabbit Lost by Harry Horse
The Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn
Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel by Virginia Lee Burton
Mommy's Best Kisses by Margaret Anastas
Enormous Crocodile by Roald Dahl
The Magic Finger by Roald Dahl
Blueberries for Sal  by Robert McCloskey
Make Way for Ducklings  by Robert McCloskey
Good Night Gorilla
A Cricket in Times Square
The Seven Silly Eaters
All Oliva books
All Eloise books
The Diary of A Wombat
Click, Clack, Moo Cows that Type by Doreen Cronin
Edwina the Dinosaur by Mo Willems
Hugless Douglass by David Melling
Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown
Cupcake by Charise Mericle Harper
And of course the Elephant and Piggie series by: Mo Willems

Noodle by Munro Leaf

Chapter Books
Tales of a 4th Grade Nothing
Ramona Quimby, Age 8

Activity Books
Super Simple Paper Airplanes by Robinson
Ed Emberly's Big Green Drawing book
Oregami by Henry and Cook
Good Earth Art
Scribble Art
Preschool Art
DK's One Million Things: A Visual Encyclopedia
The Story of Flight (Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum)

These are such great suggestions...thanks to all, and congratulations again to Sophia!

1 comment:

  1.'s more than just your mom that reads this blog! I am so happy Grammy and GrandBill are close; maybe that means I'll see them more too.

    Can't wait to see this library at their house. Yet another example of how you are the most generous and thoughtful gift giver EVER!