Best Children’s Books About Animals

There are thousands of picture books about animals so this was a very hard category to pare down to only the best. The following titles are worthy of that distinction. Below are our top picks for books that feature animals in all their beauty and diversity (listed in alphabetical order). All the Awake Animals are almost asleep written by Crescent Dragonwagon; illustrated by David McPhail A mother tucks in her “not sleepy” son with a sweet and soothing lullaby. She {Read More}

Best Children’s Books About Babies

Most babies love looking at pictures of other babies – and for good reason! Babies are undeniably squishy, soft, and sweet. Who can resist illustrations of small bundles with rosy cheeks and saucer eyes? Certainly not me! We are pleased to present the very best children’s books about babies (listed in alphabetical order). All the World written by Liz Garton Scanlon; illustrated by Marla Frazee Marla Frazee knows babies and her artwork of family life is worthy of blue ribbons galore. You’ll want to {Read More}

Best Children’s Book about the Alphabet

Learning the alphabet shouldn’t be a chore! Make it an Awesome, Blissful, and Carefree experience with these Delightful picture books. We are pleased to present the very best children’s books about the alphabet (in – what else? – alphabetical order). ABC A Child’s First Alphabet Book Written and Illustrated by Alison Jay You’ll enjoy the magical process of learning the alphabet in this classic picture book. It has a “vintage” feel, but with unexpected and enchanting illustrations. Available in hardcover or as {Read More}

Best Children’s Books of 2012

Every year, approximately 30,000 children’s books are published in the USA. After reading stacks of books (a delightful duty), we’ve hand-picked the very best titles of 2012. A World of Food: Discover Magical Lands Made of Things You Can Eat written and illustrated by Carl Warner There’s not a kid in the world that wouldn’t pick up a copy of this book based on the cover alone. Who can resist life-size lollipops, mega marshmallows, and gargantuan gumdrops? Inside the book {Read More}