I think there are some books every family should have on their book shelves. They are some of my favorite children’s books. I’m sharing some of them here. They are little jewels I’ve raised my kids with, some battered and torn from all the love and use they’ve seen over the years.
This one makes you appreciate life and the power of a family:
A clever way to get kids to listen:
Such clever ideas, with funny words that keep kids so entertained!:
These Elephant & Piggie ones are seriously the cutest things ever:
These ones mesmerized my kids too:
And let’s not forget this darling one. One of my all-time favorites:
Hazel’s Amazing Mother
I’m a big fan of Dr. Seuss and oh boy, we read this classic so much:
Green Eggs and Ham
And this is not a literary wonder, but Lucy read probably 759 times, and then had it memorized and recited it probably at least 759 more times with all the emotion she could muster up:
The Monster at the End of This Book
But this is my all-time favorite picture book:
You Are Special
Nothing can compare to the messages in that one.
Other favorite books:
I’d love more book recommendations. There are SO many great ones out there.