Book Friday: Teeth Are Not for Biting

Teeth Are Not for Biting is both educational and preventive. It offers young children concrete alternatives to their urges to bite others. It’s designed to be read by a parent, guardian, or teacher, and it offers colorful illustrations by Marieka Heinlen.

From: Lil’ Fingers Storybooks and Games

Book Suggestion: My Big Truck Book

My Big Truck Book (My Big Board Books) is ideal for babies and toddlers. Stunning large format brings images to life. Helps to build a child’s vocabulary.

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Selecting books for toddlers

Select books that appeal to infants & toddlers. Look for bright colors, sharp contrasts between picture and page and rhythmic writing

Book Suggestion: Caps for Sale

Caps for Sale: A Tale of a Peddler, Some Monkeys and Their Monkey Business is an absurd and very simple story has become a classic, selling hundreds of thousands of copies since its first publication in 1940.

Book Friday: Too Big for Diapers

In Too Big for Diapers is a fun Sesame Street board book with potty training in mind.

Book Friday: Fancy Nancy and the Posh Puppy

Fancy Nancy and the Posh Puppy: When her family decides to get a dog, she’s certain she can be fancier than ever. After all, a papillon—a small, delicate, fluffy dog—is the ultimate accessory. But her family wants a large, plain dog. How unglamorous!

Book Friday: Bow-Wow Bugs a Bug

Bow-Wow Bugs a Bug

Bow-Wow may look like your average terrier. The streets he walks may seem familiar. But just around the corner, things get a little unusual.

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Book Friday: My Big Animal Book

In My Big Animal Book enjoy looking at the bright and colorful photographs of all the animals.

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Book Friday: Freckleface Strawberry

Freckleface Strawberry is a wonderful children’s book from Actress Julianne Moore.

Book Friday: The Incredible Book-Eating Boy

The Incredible Book-Eating Boy, Henry loves books. In fact, he literally devours them. And the more he eats, the smarter he gets. When he starts eating too many too fast, he can no longer digest them, and their contents get all mixed up.

Book Friday: Mary and the Mouse, The Mouse and Mary

Mary and the Mouse, The Mouse and Mary is the story, about the lifelong friendship between a little girl and a little mouse, is totally cute, but it’s the incredible artwork from Barbara McClintock that makes this one a must-read.

Book Friday: Peek-A Who?

Peek-A Who? is a fun board book. Nina Laden’s illustrations in this simple, rhyming board book are truly magical.

Book Suggestion: The Story about Ping

The Story about Ping is a sweet and funny book with wonderfully rich and colorful illustrations.

Book Suggestion: The Night Before Halloween

Little monsters and goofy goblins take center stage in this silly, spooky spin on Clement C. Moore’s beloved poem.

But what will happen on Halloween when the monsters come face to face with human trick-or-treaters in this fun-filled book The Night Before Halloween

Books can be part of “special time”

Children who love books learn to read. Books can be part of special time with your child.

Book Suggestion: Jerry Seinfeld’s Halloween

Halloween

Halloween, by Jerry Seinfeld is a great Halloween story. Buy it today, or borrow it from your local library.
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Book Friday: Do Unto Otters: A Book About Manners

Do Unto OttersDo Unto Otters: A Book About Manners is a guide to manners that anyone would be delighted to follow.

Here beloved children’s author Laurie Keller brings the “Golden Rule” to life in the form of Mr. Rabbit and his new neighbors, the Otters, who animate every page with their well-behaved hi jinks, showing kids that a simple “please” or “thank you” goes a long way in making friends.

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Book Suggestion: I’m a Big Brother

I'm a Big BrotherTold through the eyes of a new older brother, this simple story lays out all the good things about being an older sibling, in I’m a Big Brother.

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Book Suggestion: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad DayAlexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Kids have good and bad days. This book shows them a bit about how to deal with it in a fun story.

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Book Suggestion: There’s a Wocket in My Pocket!

There's a Wocket in My Pocket!There’s a Wocket in My Pocket! Dr. Seuss’s Book of Ridiculous Rhymes.

In this silly Bright and Early Book classic by Dr. Seuss, a young boy goes exploring in his house and finds an array of fun characters!

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