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Award-Winning Illustrated Children's Picture Books

Check out the list of best illustrated picture books for kids ages 6-7.years old.
Cover image for A Sick Day for Amos McGee
A Sick Day for Amos McGee
by Philip C. Stead Illustrated by Erin E. Stead
Friends come in all sorts of shapes and sizes.
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Picture Book: $13.59

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Children Make Terrible Pets
by Peter Brown

Check out this rollicking, humorous, and heartwarming twist on the classic "first pet" story about a young bear and her favorite pet boy!

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Cover image for Subway
by Christoph Niemann
Simple, rhyming text follows two boys and their father as they spend a rainy day riding the various lines of the New York City subway system.
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Big Red Lollipop
by Rukhsana Khan Illustrated by Sophie Blackall

This wise picture book offers a compassionate and humorous look at the challenges two sisters face in a new culture.

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Busing Brewster
by Richard Michelson

Brewster is excited about starting first grade...until Mama announces that he'll be attending Central — a school in the white part of town. Mama says they have art and music and a library bursting with books, but Brewster isn't so sure he'll fit in.

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Here Comes the Garbage Barge!
by Jonah Winter
In 1987, Islip, New York, having no place for its 3,168 tons of garbage, loaded it onto a barge that set out on a 162-day journey along the east coast, around the Gulf of Mexico, and to Belize in search of a place willing to accept its smelly cargo.
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Henry in Love
by Peter McCarty Illustrated by Peter McCarty
Henry is a bit of a dreamer and not much of a talker.Then there's Chloe, who says what she thinks and knows how to turn a spectacular cartwheel.

This is the story of how one blueberry muffin makes all the difference.

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