Children's book suggestions

Talk about art related subjects here. Post lifespan is 1 year.
User avatar
dancingbear
Art Connoisseur
Posts: 602
Joined: Fri Mar 13, 2009 10:56 pm

Sun Jan 20, 2019 5:11 am

stuckeyc
Art Expert
Posts: 5355
Joined: Thu May 29, 2003 1:00 am

Sun Jan 20, 2019 8:29 am

I didnt discover elephant and piggie until this year. My youngest LOVES them. I was just getting my voices perfected and now she took over and reads them to me. Was psyched to find out Mo Willems is having an exhibit of the original in Cooperstown this spring. Definitely gonna hit that with her
Image
User avatar
thescofieldkid
Art Connoisseur
Posts: 923
Joined: Mon Jul 06, 2009 8:17 pm
Location: Pacific Wonderland

Sun Jan 20, 2019 11:29 pm

Congrats!

My advice would be to not buy a single one of them.

Check them out at the public library.
Collect them all. Before you Die®
User avatar
eliansbu
Art Enthusiast
Posts: 12
Joined: Wed Oct 31, 2018 12:53 pm

Sat Mar 02, 2019 3:40 pm

Bridge of Terabithia is my recommendation. I loved it when I was a child and now my son and daughter love it also.
User avatar
bubbie
Art Expert
Posts: 6152
Joined: Mon Sep 22, 2014 4:49 pm
Location: Canada

Fri Aug 30, 2019 1:50 pm

Kind of related to this thread for those lucky who live close by. We won’t be in Toronto until much later this year or early next, unfortunately.

The places it'll go: Dr. Seuss exhibition opening in Toronto

There are a few cities in North America the exhibit will take place. Check it out. It is a no brainer, IMO, take your kids there, regardless of how young or old. drymount, I’d hit it myself without the kids even, lol.
User avatar
dero316
Art Connoisseur
Posts: 187
Joined: Tue Nov 26, 2013 10:59 am

Fri Aug 30, 2019 3:40 pm

Around our house(4yr and 2yr) the popular choices are:

Things That Go (on our 2nd copy)
Little Blue Truck
Mr. Men series
Abiyoyo(they also love the CD)
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom
Pete The Cat

ImageImageImageImageImage
macuser
Member
Posts: 5
Joined: Wed Jul 03, 2019 8:29 am

Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:26 am

Leo Loves Baby Time is a great book for baby.
Gigantico
Art Connoisseur
Posts: 788
Joined: Sun Apr 01, 2007 12:00 am

Sat Aug 31, 2019 12:04 pm

My buddy David illustrated this one.

https://www.amazon.com/Ollie-Wishing-St ... 1733599517
southerngarden
Art Expert
Posts: 4440
Joined: Sat Aug 23, 2008 4:43 pm
Location: Miami & The FL Keys

Sat Aug 31, 2019 1:10 pm

I know this artist/writer personally and she has some wonderful books that send great messages about the conservation of our oceans. I also own few of her originals taken directly from her book pages. she writes and illustrates all her books. I also have a massive wall piece in my vacation rental in Key Largo of hers that is incredible!

http://www.janeenmason.com
Post Reply