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My favorite Children's Books

Happy Mommy
The list author says: "These are some of our favorite books for our daughter who is now 17 months old. Age range is newborn until now."
Over in the Ocean: In a Coral Reef
Over in the Ocean: In a Coral Reef
"This is a really wonderful book with not only the content but the illustrations!  And the cadence of the writing makes it easy to come up with little melodies to make it more interesting.  Not to be missed!"
The Going-To-Bed Book
The Going-To-Bed Book
"Most excellent.  This is usually the last book we read to her at nite!"
Snuggle Puppy (Boynton on Board)
Snuggle Puppy (Boynton on Board)
"Love this one as well as some others that are in Philadelphia Chickens (such as Belly Button, Snoozers, etc.) It's fun to sing it to her!"
Blue Hat, Green Hat (Boynton on Board)
Blue Hat, Green Hat (Boynton on Board)
"Simply a classic.  One of the first books Dov bought for her.  Probably better for a slightly older child, but that turkey is mighty entertaining!"
Belly Button Book (Boynton on Board)
Belly Button Book (Boynton on Board)
"This one will have you (and your toddler) saying "bee boo!""
But Not the Hippopotamus (Boynton on Board)
But Not the Hippopotamus (Boynton on Board)
"This one has similar humor found in Blue Hat, Green Hat.  Very good!"
Pajama Time! (Boynton on Board)
Pajama Time! (Boynton on Board)
"Ellie immediately starts to dance and sing when she sees this book!  (even on the back of other books!)  Also part of the Philadelphia Chickens album."
One, Two, Three! (Boynton on Board)
One, Two, Three! (Boynton on Board)
"An excellent book to develop your little one with numbers."
Oh My Oh My Oh Dinosaurs! (Boynton on Board)
Oh My Oh My Oh Dinosaurs! (Boynton on Board)
"This is a very good "opposites" books!"
Hippos Go Berserk!
Hippos Go Berserk!
"This is a great introduction to numbers book!  Ellie regularly "parties" with the hippos in the middle of the book :)"
Birthday Monsters! (Boynton on Board)
Birthday Monsters! (Boynton on Board)
"This is a fun book to get around your little one's birthday!"
Philadelphia Chickens: A Too-Illogical Zoological Musical Revue
Philadelphia Chickens: A Too-Illogical Zoological Musical Revue
"Can't recommend this enough!  These soundtracks are so catchy you'll find yourself singing/humming them throughout the day!  A very nice change to nursery rhymes :)"
Your Personal Penguin
Your Personal Penguin
"Speaking of catchy, there's no way you can't sing this song when you read the book!  When it comes on, or even if we're just singing it (cuz it's catchy), she'll immediately go dig out the book!  And if you ask her: do you want to be mommy's personal penguin, she usually shakes her head yes!"
I Love You Through And Through
I Love You Through And Through
"This is great book to not only express how you feel, but also gives an opportunity to start identifying actions and features (eyes, ears, etc.)"
Peekaboo! I See You! (Sesame Street) (Sesame Beginnings)
Peekaboo! I See You! (Sesame Street) (Sesame Beginnings)
"Ellie really loves this book!  And she has been pretty good about being gentle with moving the flaps.  A definite keeper."
So Big! (Sesame Street) (Sesame Beginnings)
So Big! (Sesame Street) (Sesame Beginnings)
"This is a wonderful book that gives Ellie a chance to interact with you.  And the last page is usually so enticing that she will even stop crying to say 'hi!' to Elmo!"
Sesame Beginnings: Potty Time! (Sesame Street)
Sesame Beginnings: Potty Time! (Sesame Street)
"I thought it was kinda early for this one at 15 months, but she is transfixed...esp by the 'flushing' potty at the end!"
Dr. Seuss's ABC: An Amazing Alphabet Book!
Dr. Seuss's ABC: An Amazing Alphabet Book!
"Extremely good book. The genius is not readily apparent to some but as you go thru the rhymes with each letter of the alphabet, you'll find that you will use every pronunciation of that letter!  very clever.  She's been reading this one since she was just a couple of months old."
Green Eggs and Ham
Green Eggs and Ham
"One of the more advanced books, but she enjoys the illustrations in this one"