KIDS AND YOUNG ADULT
INFUSE LITERARY JOY EARLY ON

BABIES

1. Little Animals series (Elephant, Penguin, Panda) – Board Book

2. Where’s The…? Series (Dog, Giraffe, Penguin, Unicorn, Ladybug, Astronaut) – Board Book

3. Brown Bear Brown Bear What Do You See – Bill Martin/Eric Carle – Board Book

4. Finger Puppet series (Puppy, Owl, Bat, Dino, Dragon, Unicorn, Hedgehog) – Board Book

5. 10 Little Fingers, 10 Little Toes – Mem Fox – Board Book

6. Pat the Bunny – Dorothy Kunhardt – Board Book

7. The Very Hungry Caterpillar Board Book – Eric Carle – Board Book

8. Indestructibles (various titles) – Soft Book

9. Cloth/Bath books (various titles) – Soft Book

10. Little biographies series (Emily Dickinson, Ansel Adams, Johnny Appleseed, Robert Frost) – Board Book

11. For the Stroller (various titles) – Board Book

 

3 TO 6 YEARS

All Books are Hardcover

1. The Day the Crayons Quit – Drew Daywalt

2. What We’ll Build – Oliver Jeffers

3. The Belonging Tree – Maryann Cocca-Leffler

4. Scanimation series (Ocean, Jungle, Wild, Outback, Dinosaur)

5. Hiawatha & the Peacemaker – Robbie Robertson

6. Nobody Hugs a Cactus – Carter Goodrich

7. Frog & Toad Storybook Favorites

8. Make Way for Ducklings/Blueberries for Sal – Robert McCloskey

9. Stellaluna – Janell Cannon

10. If You Give a Mouse a Cookie – Laura Joffe Numeroff

11. Simpson’s Sheep Just Want to Sleep/Won’t Go to Sleep – Peter Pauper Press

12. Where the Wild Things Are – Maurice Sendak

 

7 TO 12 YEARS

1. Welcome to the Museum series (Animalium, Botanicum, Planetarium, Dinosaurium) – Hardcover Nonfiction

2. Myth Match – Hardcover Nonfiction

3. Belly Laugh Hysterical Schoolyard Riddles & Puns – Hardcover

4. The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane – Kate DiCamillo – Hardcover Fiction

5. Phantom Tollbooth – Norton Juster – Audiobook Fiction

6. The Wrinkle in Time Quartet – Madeleine L’Engle – Hardcover Fiction

7. For a Girl Becoming – Joy Harjo – Hardcover Fiction

8.Guinness World Records 2021 – Hardcover Nonfiction

9. I Can Make This Promise – Christine Day – Hardcover Fiction

10. The Great Pet Heist – Emily Ecton – Hardcover Fiction

11. The Book of Dust – Philip Pullman – Hardcover Fiction

12. Merci Suarez Changes Gears – Meg Medina – Hardcover Fiction

 

YOUNG ADULT

All Books Are Fiction

1. Sky Without Stars – Jessica Brody – Paperback

2. Permanent Record – Mary K Choi – Paperback

3. Scapegracers – Hannah Abigail Clarke – Hardcover

4. Hush – Dylan Farrow – Hardcover

5. Don’t Ask Me Where I’m From – Jennifer de Leon – Hardcover

6. Sia Martinez & the Moonlit Beginning of Everything – Raquel Vasquez Gilliland – Hardcover

7. A Song Below Water – Bethany C Morrow – Hardcover

8. Accidental – Alex Richards – Hardcover

9. Cemetery Boys – Aiden Thomas – Hardcover

10. Fable – Adrienne Young – Hardcover

11. Now That I’ve Found You – Kristina Forest – Hardcover

12. One of Us Is Lying -- Karen McManus -- Hardcover