Picture Books: Our Latest Favorites
The Secret Life of Squirrels by Nancy Rose tells the story of an adorable squirrel who enjoys a visit from his cousin. Nancy Rose sets up scenes in her backyard until a squirrel sneaks in for a photography sessions. Really clever and super fun to think about.
Hank Has A Dream by Rebecca Dudley tells the story of a little critter who flies. What makes this story interesting is when you realize that the author created all the pieces of the illustrations by hand. The detail is just amazing.
Edgar’s Second Word by Audrey Vernick is a love letter to both siblings and books. Hazel sure is excited to be able to read books with her baby brother especially when he asks.
Lion Lion by Miriam Busch and illustrated by Larry Day. Where is lion? Well, you think you know but guess what? You really don’t! Both Katherine and I were pretty surprised by the ending in this one!
Little Elliot Big City by Mike Curato tells the tale of an elephant who feels awfully small in the big city until he meets a friend.
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