- The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Carle, Eric.
- Follow the progress of a hungry little caterpillar, as he eats his way through a varied and
very large quantity of food, until, at last, he forms a cocoon around himself and goes to
- Goodnight Moon. Brown, Margaret Wise.
- A perfect story for putting young ones to bed. Each item in a small bunny’s room is
- Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? Martin, Jr., Bill.
- Children see a variety of animals, each one a different color, and a mother looking at them.
- When Sophie Gets Angry – Really, Really Angry. Bang, Molly.
- When a young girl becomes extremely upset, she runs from her house to take time to
cool off and regain her composure.
- The Napping House. Wood, Audrey.
- In a cumulative tale, a wakeful flea atop a number of sleeping creatures causes a commotion with just one bite.
- Chicka Chicka Boom Boom. Martin, Jr., Bill.
- An alphabet rhyme relating what happens when the whole alphabet tries to climb a coconut tree.
- Hattie and the Fox. Fox, Mem.
- Only Hattie the Hen sees the fox in the bushes, stalking the animals of the barnyard. Will
her cries of alarm be believed?
- The Three Billy Goats Gruff. Galdone, Paul.
- A traditional tale of three goat siblings cooperating to defeat a troll, who stands between
them and the grassy hillside where they long to graze.
- Kitten’s First Full Moon. Henkes, Kevin.
- When Kitten mistakes the full moon for a bowl of milk, she ends up wet, tired, and hungry trying to reach it.
- Freight Train. Crews, Donald.
- Brief text and colorful illustrations trace the journey of a train as it goes through tunnels, by cities, and over trestles.