Picture books for kids


There’s nothing better than a great picture book for kids. These are books we’ve read and LOVE! The ones that we have reviewed are linked and will take you there directly!

(This list is always being updated so check back regularly!)

A House is a House for Me by Mary Ann Hoberman

A New Coat for Anna by Harriet Ziefert

Adelita by Tomie dePaola

An Orange in January by Dianna Hutts Aston

A Tale of Two Beasts by Fiona Roberton

Boxes for Katje by Candace Fleming

Building Our House by Jonathan Bean

Crow Call by Lois Lowry

Duck on a Bike by David Shannon

Finding Winnie: The True Story of the World’s Most Famous Bear by Lindsay Mattick

Fin M’Coul: The Giant of Knockmany Hill by Tomie dePaola

In the Garden with Dr Carver by Susan Grigsby

Lon Po Po: A Red Riding Hood Story from China by Ed Young

Make Way for Ducklings by Robert McClosky

Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel by Virginia Lee Burton

Miss Rumphius by Barbara Cooney

Muncha! Muncha! Muncha! by Candace Fleming

Not Norman: A Goldfish Story by Kelly Bennett

Randy Riley’s Really Big Hit by Chris Van Dusen

Room on a Broom by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

Roxaboxen by Alice McLerran

Seven Silly Eaters by Mary Ann Hoberman

Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats

Stick Man by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

Strega Nona by Tomie dePaola

Strega Nona by Tomie dePaola

Superworm by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

The Art Lesson by Tomie dePaola

The Bad Seed by Jorry John and Pete Oswald

The Circus Ship by Chris Van Dusen

The Clown of God by Tomie dePaola

The Curious Garden by Peter Brown

The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt

The Day the Crayons Came Home by Drew Daywalt

The Dot by Peter H Reynolds

The Gardener by Sarah Stewart

The Good Egg by Jory John

The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

The Knight and the Dragon by Tomie DePaola

The Legend of Bluebonnet by Tomie DePaola

The Legend of Old Befana: An Italian Christmas Story by Tomie DePaola

The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors by Drew Daywalt

The Legend of the Poinsettia by Tomie DePaola

The Little House by Virginia Lee Burton

The Night Gardener by The Fan Brothers

The Night of Las Posadas by Tomie DePaola

Uncle Jed’s Barbershop by Margaree King Mitchell

When Jesus was a Little Boy by Margie McCombs

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