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Picture Books ~ Favourites

Collection by 'chelle G


I love picture books with beautiful, clever, interesting, or sumptuous artwork; picture books with a wholesome message; picture books that are educational, or picture books that are just fun to read.

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best=RAR 122 Picture Book Biographies We Love Read Aloud Revival with Sarah Mackenzie Charris Bridal Kids Reading, Love Reading, Reading Lists, Happy Reading, Reading Activities, Read Aloud Revival, Biography Books, Study History, Children's Picture Books

RAR #122: Picture Book Biographies We Love

What's the best way to introduce your kids to the lives and ideas of those who've gone before? We're talking about using picture book biographies with kids of all ages-- and we've got a HUGE list for you!

Slinky Malinki by Lynley Dodd. I love sharing all of Lynley Dodd's wonderful animal books at storytime! Hairy Maclary is of course another fave, but I love the silky sibilant language of Slinky Malinki Great Books, My Books, Blacker Than Black, Bad Cats, Children's Picture Books, Book Authors, Love Book, The Guardian, So Little Time

Slinky Malinki

Slinky Malinki - Kindle edition by Dodd, Lynley. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Slinky Malinki.

Hairy Maclary From Donaldsons Dairy Book by Lynley Dodd. Hairy Maclary goes off for a walk with a few of his friends - and comes up against a nasty surprise in the shape of Scarface Claw! My favourite character is Schnitzel Von Krumm! Best Children Books, Childrens Books, Young Children, Children Songs, Toddler Books, Books To Read, My Books, History Online, Kiwiana

Hairy Maclary from Donaldson's Dairy

Hairy Maclary from Donaldson's Dairy [Dodd, Lynley, Dodd, Lynley] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Hairy Maclary from Donaldson's Dairy

In a first-time creative pairing, two of the world’s most treasured picture book creators offer a truly delightful book for new-siblings-to-be.When is the new baby coming? What will we call it? We don’t really need a baby, do we? Toddler Books, Childrens Books, Baby Number 2, New Sibling, Baby Boy, Preparing For Baby, Baby Coming, Baby Kind, Baby Fever

There's Going to Be a Baby : John Burningham : 9781406331080

There's Going to Be a Baby by John Burningham, 9781406331080, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

YARD SALE by Eve Bunting, illustrated by Lauren Castillo. A rare and important picture book about socioeconomic challenges faced by a family, told from the perspective of the child. Bunting and Castillo handle this with sensitivity and sweetness. Eve Bunting, Narrative Writing, Writing Workshop, Mentor Texts, Children's Picture Books, Read Aloud, Great Pictures, The Life, Montessori

Yard Sale : Eve Bunting : 9780763665425

Yard Sale by Eve Bunting, 9780763665425, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

The Hardcover of the Pick, Pull, Snap!: Where Once a Flower Bloomed by Lola M. Best Children Books, Childrens Books, Plant Lessons, Bloom Book, Planting For Kids, Plantar, Children's Literature, Teaching Tools, Student Teaching

Pick, Pull, Snap! : Lola M Schaefer : 9780688178345

Pick, Pull, Snap! by Lola M Schaefer, 9780688178345, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Blueberries for the Queen: Katherine Paterson, John Paterson, Susan Jeffers… Katherine Paterson, Susan Jeffers, Queen Wilhelmina, Children's Book Week, Preschool Books, Stories For Kids, Used Books, Childrens Books, Netherlands

Blueberries for the Queen ~ John & Katherine Paterson, Beautifully illustrated by Susan Jeffers. Love the art work

Gossage's classic retelling of the Maori myth of how Mt Taranaki, Mt Tauhara and Mt Putauaki came to stand where they are today. Maori Legends, Waitangi Day, Legend Stories, Maori Designs, Maori Art, 12th Book, How To Take Photos, Book Format, Storytelling

Picture Books: A few visuals... and links

Just popping up some visuals of a few of my more favourite New Zealand picture books beneath.. so that I can pin them ;-) For anyone is in the frame of mind to see our, very slowly growing, pins of favourite picture book covers; I'm archiving them on Pinterest. This is not a list of every great picture book out there, just my personal favourites and mostly they are titles we own. (Second hand book sales have been a wonderful place to find discarded gems.) Favourite Picture Books I count…

Diary of a Wombat by Jackie French. Reading Level: J Simply-styled, just like the title said: a diary of a wombat. Humorous, and a short read. Mentor Text for diary craft lessons, as well as a reader's strategy of putting themselves in characters' shoes. Good Books, Books To Read, My Books, Amazing Books, Story Books, The Wombats, Australian Authors, Romance, Mentor Texts

Diary of a Wombat ~ Jackie French (Daisy absolutely enjoys this book!)

Grandpa's Cardigan (Read by reading series) Best Books To Read, Good Books, My Books, Early Childhood, Childhood Memories, Children's Literature, Kids Songs, Love Pictures, Childhood Education

Grandpa's Cardigan ~ Joy Watson, illust Wendy Hodder (NZ author) Fun book to read aloud!

The Very Best of Friends by Margaret Wild and Julie Vivas is a children's picture book about surviving grief and sadness. Friends In Love, Best Friends, Wild Book, Children's Picture Books, Kids Writing, Life Goes On, Children's Literature, Book Authors, Book Gifts

The Very Best of Friends ~ Margaret Wild and Julie Vivas. Poignant story about death of a loved one and the loved ones pet.