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Every book on this site has been carefully chosen to allow you to quickly find the highest quality, age-appropriate selections for your child, including board books, picture books, chapter books and nonfiction.

Babies + Toddlers

Counting on Community

Counting on Community

Board Book for 1 to 5 years
Categories: Early Learning, Basic Concepts, Counting, Community

The Cat in the Hat

The Cat in the Hat

Editor’s choice picture book for 3 to 7 years
Categories: Classics, Poetry, Stories in Verse

Corduroy

Corduroy

Picture Book for 2 to 5 years
Categories: Animals, Classics, Family Life

Pre-K + Kindergarten

Before Morning

Before Morning

Categories: Picture Book, Nature, Environment, Winter
For 4 to 7 years

Bear Wants More

Bear Wants More

Board book and picture book for 1 to 5 years
Categories: Animals, Bears, Friendship, Early Learning, Basic Concepts, Seasons

Du Iz Tak?

Du Iz Tak?

Caldecott Honor Book, 2017
Picture book for 4 to 8 years
Categories: Picture Book, Bugs and Spiders, Science, Nature

If You Plant a Seed

If You Plant a Seed

Picture book for 4 to 8 years
Categories: Picture Book, Science, Nature, Environment, Friendship

Three Hens and a Peacock

Three Hens and a Peacock

Picture Book for 4 to 8 years
Categories: Animals, Peacocks, Chickens, Farm Life, Friendship, Humor

Elementary School

Miss Rumphius

Miss Rumphius

Picture Book for 4 to 8 years
Categories: Nature, Environment, Flowers, Family Life, Following a Dream

Bink and Gollie

Bink and Gollie

Theodor Geisel Award, 2011
Editor’s choice chapter book with pictures for 6 to 9 years
Categories: Friendship, Action and Adventure, Humor

The Quiltmaker’s Gift

The Quiltmaker’s Gift

Editor’s choice picture book for 4 to 8 years
Categories: Folk Tales and Myths, Community, Homelessness and Poverty

The Bear and the Piano

The Bear and the Piano

Picture book for 4 to 7 years
Categories: Bears, Music, Friendship, Following a Dream

Children’s Book Award Winners