Classic Picture Books
Connect with your child by sharing the timeless books that you — and even your parents — loved when you were growing up. Many of these titles are available in board book editions that will withstand your baby's enthusiasm.
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day by Judith Viorst
On the worst of days, kids can find comfort seeing everyone has terrible times. Learn more.
A Bear Called Paddington by Michael Bond
Your home, like the Browns', will never be the same after bringing home the bear from darkest Peru.
Caps for Sale by Esphyr Slobodkina
Some monkeys make mischief for a peddler with their monkey business. Learn more.
George and Martha by James Marshall
Five little stories about two happy hippos and their fabulous friendship
Horton Hears a Who! by Dr. Seuss.
A wonderful story that teaches ""a person's a person, no matter how small.""
Little Bear by Elsa Holmelund Minarik
Maurice Sendak's drawings pair perfectly with stories of a bear and his mother.
The Little Engine That Could by Watty Piper
An inspiring tale of a train, some toys, and the power of positive thinking. Learn more.
Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile by Bernard Waber
Visit New York City with a lovable crocodile that gets into all sorts of trouble.
Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel by Virginia Lee Burton
Can Mike and his steam shovel, Mary Anne, weather the tests of time together?
Pat the Bunny by Dorothy Kunhardt
Peek under flaps, smell flowers, touch things rough and soft, and celebrate the senses!
The Runaway Bunny by Margaret Wise Brown
From the creator of Goodnight Moon comes a touching tale of mother and bunny love.
The Story About Ping by Marjorie Flack
Swim down the Yangtze River to search for food, family, and fun with a darling duck.
The Story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf
What will happen to the gentle bull when he's taken to the bullfighting arena?
Tikki Tikki Tembo by Arlene Mosel
The long-named protagonist of this Chinese folktale changes history with his brother. Learn more.