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Other Great Titles, Authors and Resources for Ages 0-2

Check out these book picks that will help turn your child into a little book-lover.

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Books: Here are some other great titles for your 0-2 year old:

  • Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown
  • Time for Bed by Mem Fox
  • Are You My Mother by PD Eastman
  • Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin and John Archambault
  • Barnyard Dance! By Sandra Boynton
  • Quick as a Cricket by Audry Woods
  • The Little Mouse, The Red Ripe Strawberry, and The Big Hungry Bear by  Audrey Wood
  • Fairy Tales and Nursery Rhymes of every kind!

Authors: Here are some authors who “get” this age group:

  • Audrey Woods
  • David Shannon
  • Margaret Wise Brown
  • Sandra Benton
  • PD Eastman
  • Rod Campbell
  • Karen Katz
  • Nancy Tufari
  • Jan Thomas
  • Mo Willems
  • Eric Carlee
  • Ezra Jack Keats
  • Bill Martin Jr.
  • Jane Yolan
  • Michael Rosen
  • Mem Fox
  • Jez Alborough
  • Karma Wilson
  • Jane Chapman
  • Hervé Tullet
  • David Wiesner
  • Lois Ehlert
  • Tana Hoban

Magazines: One way to get children to love reading is to provide many different reading sources and opportunities. Magazines for this age are visual treats with short stories and a variety of genres. Most have hands-on active activities as well. Best of all, they are easy to carry around in your diaper bag!

Babybug Magazine: Made of very sturdy paper, this is a nice on-the-go collection of rhymes and very short stories to engage and entertain. For online extensions and ideas: Don’t forget to check out the Babybug blog:

Wild Animal Baby: A Ranger Rick production, the sturdy pages of this magazine let even the youngest of babies have access to its simple playful content. 

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