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Favorite Series for Babies and Toddlers

Build your little one's relationship with books starring familiar friends.
 

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Baby Faces by Roberta Grobel Intrater
Captivate your little one with photos of babies just like her.

Barney from various authors
Laugh and learn about the alphabet, the five senses, and more with Barney.

Beatrix Potter Books by Beatrix Potter
Beautifully illustrated tales of animal antics in the English countryside.

Blue's Clues from various authors
The favorite dog introduces everything from letters to objects in these often interactive books.

Boynton Books by Sandra Boynton
Chortle along with charming creatures and rollicking rhymes.

Busytown Books by Richard Scarry
Explore the town and all around with Huckle Cat, Lowly Worm, and other animal pals.

Clifford Board Books by Norman Bridwell
The Big Red Dog introduces early reading concepts and positive themes.

Elmo from Sesame Street
This favorite character speaks the language of tiny tots. Other friends from Sesame Street are sure to please too.

Eric Carle Books by Eric Carle
Award-winning collage stories about a busy spider, brown bear, hungry caterpillar, and more are available in sturdy board book editions.

Little Suzy's Zoo by Suzy Spafford
A menagerie of cuddly creatures helps your child bond with books.

Maisy by Lucy Cousins
Bold colors characterize this marvelous mouse's escapades.

Max by Rosemary Wells
Explore the daily conundrums of toddler and preschool life with a bunny and his bossy older sister.

Miffy & Friends by Dick Bruna
These concept books feature distinct outline illustrations and are international bestsellers.

My First . . . Books from Dorling Kindersley
A library of titles that introduce everything from animals to numbers through dazzling photographs and bold text.

Miss Spider Board Books by David Kirk
Join in insect adventures with the eye-popping, ever-learning Miss Spider.

Olivia by Ian Falconer
Meet a precocious preschooler with an enormous zest for life. 

The Teletubbies from various authors
Many tots adore these roly-poly creatures who frolic across a Technicolor countryside.

Winnie-the-Pooh by A. A. Milne and various authors
Introduce your toddler to the myriad creatures and adventures in Hundred Acre Wood.

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