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American Library Association Reading List

Preschool

  • Brown, Margaret Wise. Goodnight Moon.
  • Carle, Eric. The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
  • Freeman, Don. Corduroy.
  • Hughes, Shirley. Alfie Gives a Hand.
  • Martin, Bill Jr. Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?
  • Potter, Beatrix. The Tale of Peter Rabbit

Ages 5 – 7

  • Keats, Ezra Jack. The Snowy Day.
  • Lobel, Arnold. Frog and Toad Are Friends.
  • McCloskey, Robert. Make Way for Ducklings.
  • Sendak, Maurice. Where the Wild Things Are.
  • Steptoe, John. Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters: An African Tale.
  • Viorst, Judith. Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.

Favorite Books of RIF Kids
Provided by
Reading Is Fundamental, Inc.

For Preschool to Kindergarten Age Children

  • Allard, Harry. Miss Nelson Is Missing!
  • Ames, Lee J. Draw Draw Draw.
  • Anonymous. Fairy tales, folk tales, and mursery rhymes including: “Cinderella,” “The Gingerbread Man,” “Little Red Riding Hood,” “The Three Little Pigs,” “The Three Billy Goats Gruff,” “Goldilocks and the Thre e Bears,” and Mother Goose rhymes.
  • Bemelmans, Ludwig. Madeleine.
  • Berenstain, Stan and Jan. The Berenstain Bears.
  • Bridwell, Norman. Clifford, the Big Red Dog.
  • Brown, Margaret W. Goodnight, Moon.
  • Carle, Eric. The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
  • Mayer, Mercer. There’s a Nightmare in My Closet.
  • McCloskey, Robert. Make Way for Ducklings.
  • Piper, Watty. The Little Engine That Could.
  • Potter, Beatrix. The Tale of Peter Rabbit.
  • Rey, H.A. Curious George.
  • Sendak, Maurice. Where the Wild Things Are.
  • Seuss, Dr. The Cat in the Hat.
  • Solbodkina, Esphyr. Caps for Sale.
  • Waber, Bernard. Ira Sleeps Over.
  • Zion, Gene. Harry the Dirty Dog

Here’s some more:

100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

75 Authors/Illustrators Everyone Should Know

*links provided by Mrs. Baby Alfonso, EED Librarian

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