More Great Reads for Kids

Last but not least in the Little Ones Summer Reading Series is More Great Reads for Kids. These additional reading suggestions contain a variety of outstanding books and series for children. The books recommended are great for reading on a daily basis or purchasing as gift books for that special child in your life. Please visit for our entire selection of Great/Award Winning Children's Books.


Read to Me Books:

On the Night You Were Born: A sentimental classic for children and parents to enjoy. This absolutely beautiful book describes Earth’s tremendous celebration on the night of your child’s birth. The message of the story is simple, yet very touching.  The combination of this book’s stunning artwork and deeply moving message make this one of the most precious baby/toddler books available. A favorite bedtime story for both parents and children leaving each feeling blessed and special. 

Peek-a-Moo! (Lift-the-flap Books) The Peek-A-Moo Lift A Flap/Pop Up Book Series is one of the most enjoyable baby/toddler books on the market. This popular series is known for its vibrant colors, interactive lift up flaps and fun themes. Guaranteed favorites that grab and hold your child's attention.


Beginning Readers:

Dr. Seuss – Green Eggs and Ham No children's library would be complete without selections from Dr. Seuss. Young children love rhyme! The soothing musical quality of rhyme make stories easy to remember, more predictable and more likely to be read over and over again. You simply can't go wrong with any of these classics for children.


You Read to Me, I'll Read to You: Very Short Stories to Read Together  Practice read aloud skills in a fun way! This series is cleverly designed so that it requires a pair of readers. It is written in short rhyming verses which can be read by alternating readers. Children get to practice their read aloud skills, while parents model more polished reading skills for children.

You Read to Me, I'll Read to You: Very Short Fairy Tales to Read Together

You Read to Me, I'll Read to You: Very Short Scary Tales to Read Together


Unique Books:

The Ultimate Pop Up Book Series These incredible works of art by Robert Sabuda will astound readers!  You have to see them to believe them. They speak for themselves so check out the illustrations and reviews at the links provided below. Several titles are available from this talented artist. These are perfect gift books!!

Encyclopedia Prehistorica Dinosaurs: The Definitive Pop-Up by Robert Sabuda

The Movable Mother Goose (Mother Goose Pop-Up) by Robert Sabuda

America the Beautiful: A Pop-up Book by Robert Sabuda

Encyclopedia Mythologica: Fairies and Magical Creatures Pop-Up by RObert Sabuda


Greek Myths:

D'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths Kids are intrigued by Greek mythology and this book is one of the best, most complete anthologies of myths for children. A wonderful introduction to world of Greek gods and goddesses.

Encyclopedia Mythologica: Gods and Heroes Pop-Up by Robert Sabuda



For additional year round resources for children's books please see:

Amazon's Summer Reading Store for Kids. Check out this superb selection of summer reading at Amazon's Summer Reading for Kids & Teens. This impressive summer feature recommends quality children's, tweens & teen books according to age group, popular book series, boxed sets, books from movies, required summer reading, books reports books, classics, as well as picture books, craft books and activity books for summertime fun. A great place to find the perfect books for your children.


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