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Best Cuddle-Time Books: Ages 3-5

Discuss the illustrations in these gorgeous picture books. Ask your little reader about what he thinks will happen next.
 
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Five Little Dinosaurs
by Will Grace Illustrated by Ed Vere

Learn how to count backwards with five wild dinosaurs who just don't want to go to bed! One by one, each dinosaur falls off the bed until only Tyrannosaurus Rex is left—and he EATS the bed! At last, the sleepy dinosaurs gather in Mommy's bed where she bandages their boo-boos and tucks them in tight.

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Board Picturebooks : $5.59

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Sweet Child of Mine: A Caroline Jayne Church Treasury
by Caroline Jayne Church Illustrated by Caroline Jayne Church
An endearing and enduring story of love from bestselling author and illustrator Caroline Jayne Church!

I love you in the crisp white snow that quietly fills the sky,
I love you in the stormy air when strong dark clouds pass by.

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Board Books : $6.29

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Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale
by Mo Willems Illustrated by Mo Willems

Trixie, Daddy, and Knuffle Bunny take a trip to the neighborhood Laundromat. But the exciting adventure takes a dramatic turn when Trixie realizes somebunny was left behind...

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Hardcover Picturebooks : $12.79

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Paperback Picturebooks : $7.99

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A Sick Day for Amos McGee
by Philip C. Stead Illustrated by Erin E. Stead

Friends come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. In Amos McGee’s case, all sorts of species, too!

Every day, Amos spends time with each of his friends at the zoo, running races with the tortoise, keeping the shy penguin company, and reading bedtime stories to the owl.

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Hardcover Picturebooks : $13.59

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Where the Wild Things Are
by Maurice Sendak Illustrated by Maurice Sendak

This Caldecott Medal winner is a whimsical fantasy about a young boy whose imagination transports him far away from problems at home to a land where almost anything can happen.

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Hardcover Picturebooks : $15.96

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Paperbacks : $7.16

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We Belong Together
by Joyce Wan Illustrated by Joyce Wan

Because some things are just better together.

An ode to all the pairs that go together as perfectly as a parent and their child, this adorable board book is the perfect companion and follow-up title to You Are My Cupcake.

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A Cuddle for Little Duck
by Claire Freedman Illustrated by Caroline Pedler
Little Duck has a busy day ahead!

Little Duck is a cute and curious ball of fluff!
Come along on a day packed full of small discoveries and big wonder.

This rhyming story, paired with gentle illustrations, will enchant little ones everywhere.
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Board Picturebooks : $7.19

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Little Gorilla
by Ruth Bornstein , Ruth Lercher Bornstein
A simple rhythmic text portrays Little Gorilla, who is loved by everyone in the jungle as he begins to grow . . . and Grow . . . and GROW.
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