Books to Read to 4 & 5 Year Olds

Picture Books

E Asher – Too Many Frogs.

E Barrett – Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs.

E BemelmansMadeline.

E Breen – Violet the Pilot.

E Brun-Cosme – Big Wolf & Little Wolf.

E Brunhoff – The Story of Babar.

E Burton – The Little House.

E Burton – Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel.

E Cannon – Stellaluna.

E Capucilli – Mrs. McTats and Her Houseful of Cats.

E Child – I Will Never Not Ever Eat a Tomato.

E Cooney – Miss Rumphius.

E Cronin – Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type.

E Falconer – Olivia.

E Fleming - Muncha! Muncha! Muncha!.

E Frazee – A Couple of Boys Have the Best Week Ever.

E Gay – Stella, Queen of the Snow.

E Grey – Traction Man is Here.

E Harper - Cupcake: a Journey to Special.

E Henkes – Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse.

E Henkes – Owen.

E Hoban – Bread and Jam for Frances.

E Hobbie – Toot & Puddle.

E Johnson – Harold and the Purple Crayon.

E Johnson – Henry Hikes to Fitchburg.

E Juster – Hello, Goodbye Window.

E Kaska - My Lucky Day.

E Knudsen – Library Lion.

E Leaf – The Story of Ferdinand.

E Lies – Bats at the Ballgame.

E Lionni – Swimmy.

E Lin – The Ugly Vegetables.

E London – Froggy Gets Dressed.

E McCloskey – Make Way for Ducklings.

E McCully – Mirette on the High Wire.

E McPhail – Mole Music.

E Mahy – Bubble Trouble.

E Marshall – George and Martha.

E Matheson - Tap the Magic Tree.

E McElligott - Even Monsters Need Haircuts.

E Meddaugh – Martha Speaks.

E Muth – Zen Shorts.

E Paul – Mañana Iguana.

E Polacco – The Bee Tree.

E Rathman – Officer Buckle and Gloria.

E Redeker - Don't Squish the Sasquatch.

E Rex - Moonday.

E Rey – Curious George.

E Rylant – The Relatives Came.

E Say – Grandfather’s Journey.

E Scieszka – The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs.

E Sendak – Where the Wild Things Are.

E Slobodkina – Caps for Sale.

E Steig – Sylvester and the Magic Pebble.

E Stein - Interrupting Chicken.

E Stewart – The Gardener.

E Tullet - Press Here.

E Van Dusen – The Circus Ship.

E Viorst – Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.

E Waber – Ira Sleeps Over.

E Walsh – Mouse Paint.

E Waber – Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile.

E What's - What's Your Favorite Animal?

E Wiesner – Tuesday.

E Willems – Knuffle Bunny.

E Williams – A Chair for My Mother.

E Yolen – Owl Moon.

E Zion – Harry the Dirty Dog.

[ABC] E Bingham - Z is for Moose.

[ABC] E Catalanotto - Matthew A.B.C.

[ABC] E Martin - Chicka Chicka Boom Boom.

[123] E Halfman - Eggs 1 2 3.

[123] E Wood - Ten Little Fish.

[Dinosaur] E Willems - Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs.

[Sparkly] E Holabird - Angelina Ballerina.

[Sparkly] E Kann - Pinkalicious.

[Sparkly] E O'Connor - Fancy Nancy.

[Sparkly] E Portis - Princess Super Kitty.

[Transportation] E Bean - Building Our House.

[Transportation] E Merlin - Under the Hood.

[Transportation] E Shannon - Duck on a Bike.


Easy Readers

R Arnold – Hi! Fly Guy.

R Eastman – Are You My Mother?

R Eastman – Go, Dog, Go!

R Lobel – Frog and Toad Are Friends.

R Seuss – The Cat in the Hat.

R Seuss – Green Eggs and Ham.

R Seuss – One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish.

R Usborne - Very First Reading (series).

R Willems – Are You Ready to Play Outside?

R Willems - There Is a Bird on Your Head!

R Ziefert - Flip-a-word (series).