Parents | Raising readers & learners.

Home of Parent & Child Magazine

Children's Books for January Celebrations

In January we celebrate New Year's Day, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and more! Enjoy these occasions with books that your preschooler will love.
 
Cover image for Can You See What I See? Picture Puzzles to Search and Solve
Can You See What I See? Picture Puzzles to Search and Solve
by Walter Wick Illustrated by Walter Wick

With his signature style of photographic artwork, Walter Wick takes picture puzzles to a new level with Can You See What I See? Twelve tantalizing photographs are filled with fascinating objects, while rhyming text challenges readers with lists of items to seek and find.

Read More

Hardcover Picturebooks : $13.99

Buy Now
Cover image for Mommy Hugs
Mommy Hugs
by Anne Gutman , Georg Hallensleben , Chronicle Books

What could be sweeter than adorable baby animals snuggling with their mommies? This simple board book with warm illustrations feature a variety of animals and celebrate the affection between mothers and children. Cuddles and kisses will surely abound when reading this aloud!

Read More
Cover image for Martin Luther King, Jr.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
by Marion Dane Bauer Illustrated by Jamie Smith

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was a great man. His words changed the way people thought, and his actions spurred them on to change the world. With simple, lyrical text and bold, kid-friendly illustrations, this book introduces Dr. King to the youngest readers.

Read More
Cover image for Clifford's Manners
Clifford's Manners
Series: Clifford
by Norman Bridwell Illustrated by Norman Bridwell

Clifford the Big Red Dog displays his good manners by saying "please" and "thank you," waiting his turn, sharing, and being a good sport in games.

Read More

Paperback Picturebooks : $2.79

Buy Now
Cover image for Stone Soup
Stone Soup
by Ann McGovern Illustrated by Winslow Pels

Whimsical illustrations and text with helpful repetition describe how a young vagabond gets an old lady to feed him by making soup from a stone. Through the boy’s clever ways, the lone ingredient is soon joined by onions, carrots, beef bones, and more. Part of the Easy-to-Read Folktale series.

Read More
Cover image for The Penguin Problem
The Penguin Problem
Series: Ready, Freddy!, Book #19
by Abby Klein Illustrated by John McKinley

Freddy's first-grade class is learning all about penguins, including the fact that some species are endangered. When Freddy suggests a penny drive to help save the penguins, everyone loves the idea. But Freddy can't find his penny jar! How will he save the penguins now?

Read More

Paperbacks : $5.99

Buy Now
Cover image for Penguins
Penguins
by Liz Pichon Illustrated by Liz Pichon

If you love penguins, you will love Penguins!

It's an ordinary day at the zoo.  The penguins swim, eat fish, play penguin games, sleep standing up, look at people, and then look at more people.  Everything is the way it should be until a little girl drops a camera into the penguin area...

Read More
Cover image for I SPY: A Book of Picture Riddles
I SPY: A Book of Picture Riddles
Series: I SPY Classics
by Jean Marzollo Illustrated by Walter Wick

The first book in the "I SPY" series still has all of the magic and wonder that captured readers in 1991. Each brilliantly composed spread is a treasure trove of intriguing items. Rhymes present hide-and-seek challenges for young readers in a lively and accessible way.

Read More

Hardcover Picturebooks : $11.19

Buy Now
Cover image for Knuffle Bunny Free: An Unexpected Diversion
Knuffle Bunny Free: An Unexpected Diversion
by Mo Willems

While traveling with her family to Holland to visit her grandparents, Trixie once again loses her beloved Knuffle Bunny.

Read More

Hardcover Picturebooks : $14.39

Buy Now
Cover image for How Do Dinosaurs Eat Their Food?
How Do Dinosaurs Eat Their Food?
by Jane Yolen Illustrated by Mark Teague

Just like kids, dinosaurs have a difficult time learning to behave at the table. However, with a little help from Mom and Dad, these young dinosaurs eat all before them with smiles and goodwill.

Read More

Hardcover Picturebooks : $13.59

Buy Now

Paperback Picturebooks : $5.59

Buy Now

Audiobook Cd : $6.99

Buy Now

Find Just-Right Books