The 20th-Century Children's Book Treasury: Picture Books and Stories to Read Aloud

The 20th-Century Children's Book Treasury: Picture Books and Stories to Read Aloud

Unparalleled in scope and quality and designed for reading aloud and sharing, this splendid anthology brings together some of the most memorable and beloved children's books of our time. Here are classics such as Madeline and Curious George; contemporary bestsellers such as Guess How Much I Love You and The Stinky Cheese Man; Caldecott Medal winners such as Make Way for Ducklings and Where the Wild Things Are; and family favorites such as Goodnight Moon, The Sneetches, Winnie-the-Pooh, and Alexander & The Terrible, No Good Very Bad Day, soon to be a motion picture.

The selections range from concept books and wordless books to picture books and short read-aloud stories, and represent the complete array of childhood themes and reading needs: ABCs, number and color books, stories about going to bed and going to school; tales about growing up, siblings, parents, and grandparents; animal stories, fantasies; fables; magical stories; stories about everyday life--and more.

This beautiful edition includes a recommended list of books published in the time since this anthology's original compilation, including Caldecott Honors Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! and Olivia, with descriptive annotations intended to guide parents to these new books and new voices of the 21st century. Also included are an introduction from editor Janet Schulman, capsule biographies of the 62 writers and artists represented in the collection, color-coded running heads indicating age levels, and indexes. As a gift, a keepsake, and a companion in a child's first steps toward a lifelong love of reading, The 20th Century Children's Book Treasury belongs in every family's bookcase.

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Dr. Seuss's Beginner Book Collection (Cat in the Hat, One Fish Two Fish, Green Eggs and Ham, Hop on Pop, Fox in Socks)

Dr. Seuss's Beginner Book Collection (Cat in the Hat, One Fish Two Fish, Green Eggs and Ham, Hop on Pop, Fox in Socks)

A perfect gift for new parents, birthday celebrations, and happy occasions of all kinds, this collection of five beloved Beginner Books by Dr. Seuss—The Cat in the Hat, One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish, Green Eggs and Ham, Hop on Pop, and Fox in Socks—will be cherished by young and old alike. Ideal for reading aloud or reading alone, they will begin a child on the adventure of a lifetime!

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HarperCollins Treasury of Picture Book Classics: A Child's First Collection

HarperCollins Treasury of Picture Book Classics: A Child's First Collection

This large, oversized collection assembles twelve of the greatest picture books ever published: Goodnight Moon, Caps for Sale, Harold and the Purple Crayon, Crictor, A Baby Sister for Frances, Leo the Late Bloomer, William's Doll, A Chair for My Mother, If You Give a Mouse a Cookie, Chrysanthemum, From Head to Toe, and Pete's a Pizza. Each story is followed by a page of tips for taking the reading experience further; a bibliography offers further reading suggestions.

A perfect gift for new moms and dads, teachers, or parents excited to read their children the books they themselves grew up with, this collection is a wonder-filled opportunity for preschoolers and families to own and share "the best of the best."

This edition was updated in 2015 to include new classic favorites from the Greenwillow imprint of HarperCollins Publishers.

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer: A Picture Book (Pop Classics)

Buffy the Vampire Slayer: A Picture Book (Pop Classics)

The cult classic TV show is now a charming picture book for the youngest fans in the Buffyverse!

In this new picture-book story brought to life with cute and colorful illustrations, young readers see what the world's strongest vampire slayer was like back when she was a kid! Join not-so-brave little Buffy, Willow, and Xander as they investigate strange sounds coming from the closet, seek advice from their school librarian Giles, and encounter everyone's favorite Buffyverse monsters. Charmingly illustrated by Pop Classics artist Kim Smith, this sweet, silly, and not-so-scary book borrows Joss Whedon's beloved characters to tell an endearing bedtime story.

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75 Years of Little Golden Books: 1942-2017: A Commemorative Set of 12 Best-Loved Books

75 Years of Little Golden Books: 1942-2017: A Commemorative Set of 12 Best-Loved Books

The perfect gift: a gorgeous boxed edition of Little Golden Books loved by generations!
 
This beautiful, celebratory boxed set of twelve iconic Little Golden Books honors Golden Books’ 75th anniversary in 2017. Gold foil and beautiful cloth adorn this special package containing the following titles: The Poky Little Puppy, I Can Fly, The Sailor Dog, Scuffy the Tugboat, Wonders of Nature, The Three Bears, A Day at the Seashore, The Blue Book of Fairy Tales, I’m a Truck, I Am a Bunny, The Whispering Rabbit, and Katie the Kitten, a newly reissued 1949 title available only in this box. The collection features a broad range of favorite stories and characters—published from 1942 (the launch of Little Golden Books) to the present day—by creators such as Richard Scarry, Goodnight Moon author Margaret Wise Brown, and Caldecott Medalist illustrators Alice and Martin Provensen. It features the bestselling picture book of all time, The Poky Little Puppy, as well as a newly illustrated favorite, The Whispering Rabbit. There's also a poster inside, highlighting the history of Golden Books! This is a perfect gift for a special someone, to be cherished always.

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Disney Classics Little Golden Book Library (Disney Classic)

Disney Classics Little Golden Book Library (Disney Classic)

Boys and girls ages 2–5 will love Disney Classics: Little Golden Books Library, a collection of five of the most beloved Disney stories. This boxed set features Lady and the Tramp, 101 Dalmatians, The Lion King, Alice in Wonderland, and The Jungle Book. It's the perfect addition to any child's library!

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Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?

Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?

"A classic for kids that's perfect as a board book for reading aloud to babies and toddlers." - Seira Wilson, Amazon Editor

A big happy frog, a plump purple cat, a handsome blue horse, and a soft yellow duck--all parade across the pages of this delightful book. Children will immediately respond to Eric Carle's flat, boldly colored collages. Combined with Bill Martin's singsong text, they create unforgettable images of these endearing animals.

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The X-Files: Earth Children Are Weird: A Picture Book (Pop Classics)

The X-Files: Earth Children Are Weird: A Picture Book (Pop Classics)

One the most beloved TV shows of all time is now a sweet, silly, sci-fi bedtime story perfect for kids and their parents!

Best pals Dana (Scully) and Fox (Mulder) have pitched a tent in the backyard for a sleepover. But the night is full of strange sounds, lights, and shadows. Surely there’s a rational, scientific explanation for everything . . . or is there? With beautiful illustrations of pint-sized Dana and Fox, this humorous and not-scary-at-all story will introduce the cult TV show to an entire new generation of fans.

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Madeline

Madeline

In an old house in Paris
that was covered with vines
lived twelve little girls
in two straight lines
the smallest one was Madeline.
 
 
Nothing frightens Madeline—not tigers, not even mice. With its endearing, courageous heroine, cheerful humor, and wonderful, whimsical drawings of Paris, the Madeline stories are true classics that continue to charm readers, even after 75 years!

Ludwig Bemelmans (1898-1962) was the author of the beloved Madeline books, including Madeline, a Caldecott Honor Book, and Madeline's Rescue, winner of the Caldecott Medal.

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5 Minute Bedtime Stories for Children Vol.2 (Classic Fairy Tales & Bedtime Stories Collections for kids ages 6-12)

5 Minute Bedtime Stories for Children Vol.2 (Classic Fairy Tales & Bedtime Stories Collections for kids ages 6-12)

★★★★★ "Wonderful children's stories for all ages!" - Cara Jones


★★★★★ "Perfect length for bedtime stories or small children with a short attention span and great price for a good quality book!" - Matilde Toussaint


★★★★★ "Nice little collection of classic stories that children love" -Steve Banton



Discover the Wonderful Fairy Tales & Bedtime Stories Collections of Beatrice Wood


Discover the Classic Fairy Tales & Bedtime Stories Collections of Beatrice Wood for busy parents! 32 shortened fairy tales, folk tales and famous stories (of the original versions), perfect for jam-packed days!

Each of the stories in this book is an ideal length for reading aloud for bedtime, storytime, or anytime! An ideal solution for the busy mom (or dad) who is in need of a creative AND STRESS-FREE way to spend quality time with their children.

Favorite Classic Fairy Tales Retold in Simple Language!


Having raised three children and spent countless evenings and weekends with her 5 grandchildren and their neighboring little friends, Beatrice Wood knows exactly what it means to be a busy parent. She advises parents that no matter how busy they are at work or at home, they ought to spend a little quality time with their children every day. Reading a story to them for 5 or 10 minutes is a wonderful way to do this.

In this Book Series you will find her personal collection of 32 famous fairy tales and stories from around the world, voted by her children and grandchildren to be the family’s most favorite.

Fairy tales from the greatest storytellers that have ever been as well as folk tales and lesser-known stories from unknown authors.

These family favorites were shortened and re-written in a simple language that kids will understand. Moreover, all 4 books of the collection have illustrations to keep children's attention.

4 Good Reasons to Buy this Book!


This book contains some of the most favorite classic fairy tales which are:
  • Shortened to 5-7 minutes in length, for the busy mom or dad’s convenience.
  • Formatted for ease of use on your Kindle.
  • Appropriate for ages from 6 to 12 and also very pleasantly readable for grownups!
  • Rewritten in a simple and attractive style, but still containing words that will encourage your children’s vocabulary development.

Contents:
THE FISH AND THE RING
RIQUET WITH THE TUFT (THE UGLY PRINCE)
RUMPELSTILZCHEN
THE BREMEN TOWN MUSICIANS
THE FROG PRINCE
THE ROSE TREE
THE PRINCESS AND THE PEA
THE GYPSY QUEEN
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5 MINUTE BEDTIME STORIES FOR CHILDREN VOL.1 --> http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00W22Q7WO

Contents:
HOW THE OLD WOMAN GOT HER WISH
THREE SILLIES
THE MILLER, HIS SON AND THEIR DONKEY
ARMADILLO’S SONG
JACK HANNAFORD
TIKKI TIKKI TEMBO
LAZY JACK
THE STORY WITHOUT AN END
THE EMPEROR’S NEW CLOTHES
WHAT WE PLANT, WE WILL EAT
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10 MINUTE FAIRY TALES FOR CHILDREN VOL.1 --> www.amazon.com/dp/B00XAP0JNA

Contents:
THE SIX SWANS
ONE EYES, TWO EYES, THREE EYES
GOLDEN GOOSE
THE GOLDEN CRAB
PUSS IN BOOTS
SIX NOUGHT NOTHING
THE SELFISH GIANT
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10 MINUTE FAIRY TALES FOR CHILDREN VOL.2 --> www.amazon.com/dp/B00YCRZJBW

Contents:
THE BEAR PRINCE
CUP O’ RUSHES
HANSEL AND GRETEL
THE GOOSE GIRL
SNOW-WHITE AND ROSE-RED
THE LITTLE MERMAID
THE SWINEHERD
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