MUST-HAVE BOARD BOOKS FOR EARLY CHILDHOOD*
Boynton, Sandra. Moo, Baa, La La La
Brown, James. Farm
Christelow, Eileen. Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed
DK Publishing. Flaptastic Colors
Dunrea, Olivier. Gossie
Emberley, Rebecca. My Colors/Mis Colores
Fox, Mem. Time for Bed
Gravett, Emily. Orange Pear Apple Bear
Hoban, Tana. Black on White
Katz, Karen. Where Is Baby's Belly Button?
Laden, Nina. Peek-a-Who?
Light, Steve. Trains Go
Martin, Bill. Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?
Melling, David. Splish, Splash, Sploosh
Murphy, Mary. I Kissed the Baby!
Murphy, Mary. Quick Duck!
Opie, Iona. Humpty Dumpty and Other Rhymes (illustrated by Rosemary Wells)
Patricelli, Leslie. Higher! Higher!
Strickland, Paul & Henrietta. Dinosaur Roar
Sutton, Sally. Roadwork
Wilson, Karma. Baby Cakes
Yoon, Sandra. One, Two, Buckle My Shoe
All of these are either already owed by or on order for Tredyffrin Public Library, and can be found in the board book bins.
*source: Lisa G. Kropp, School Library Journal, July 2013