Lists and Suggestions for Kids

List: Books for Two Year Olds

Baicker, Karen.

Also available in Overdrive. Supported by her family, an African American girl is self confident abo...

Bang, Molly.

Numbers from ten to one are part of this lullaby which observes the room of a little girl going to b...

Bynum, Janie.

Kiki the monkey has many daring adventures with her polka-dot "blankie," but when it sails...

Cabrera, Jane.

In this version of the classic song, animal passengers roar, flap, and chatter while riding a bus. ...

Carle, Eric.

Encourages the reader to exercise by following the movements of various animals; presented in a ques...

Cronin, Doreen.

Rhyming text describes the many ways to stretch. ...

Dickson, Irene, author.

Ruby has red blocks. Benji has blue blocks. But what happens when they won't share? ...

Garcia, Emma, 1969-

Describes how various earthmoving trucks clean up a dump and make a playground, discussing what such...

Gibbs, Edward.

An interactive introduction to farm animals invites youngsters to make animal noises and practice co...

Henkes, Kevin.

Also available in Hoopla. When Kitten mistakes the full moon for a bowl of milk, she ends up tired, ...

Hindley, Judy.

A group of toddlers demonstrate all the fun things that they can do with their eyes, ears, mouths, h...

Horacek, Petr

Suzy longs to be different from all the other geese, but learns that imitating a lion may not be the...

Hutchins, Pat, 1942-

Also available in Hoopla. Although unaware that a fox is after her as she takes a walk around the fa...

Isadora, Rachel, author, illustrator.

In a village on the African plains, a little girl stalls bedtime by saying good night to various ani...

Jenson-Elliott, Cynthia L., author.

A little boy digs, plays, and explores in his garden. ...

Krosoczka, Jarrett.

When pirate mommy announces bath time, it is yo ho ho and to the bath we go for her little pirates. ...

Lee, Spike.

Two toddlers have fun with their puppy. ...

MacDonald, Suse.

Turn the die-cut pages to discover colorful shapes, which come together to reveal a creature from lo...

McQuinn, Anna, author.

Baby Leo loves the water, so his father takes him to swim class with the other toddlers. ...

Murray, Diana, author.

"A young girl walks through the bustling city, while a pigeon flies above, both spotting hidden...

Edwards, Karl, author, illustrator.

As a little girl plays with her new puppy, they get to know one another. She learns how much work a ...

Rathmann, Peggy.

Also available in Hoopla. An unobservant zookeeper is followed home by all the animals he thinks he ...

Rylant, Cynthia, author.

"During the first snowy day of winter, five little penguins bundle up and venture outside to pl...

Savage, Stephen

Also available in Hoopla. "When the city is hit by a colossal snowstorm, only one superhero can...

Thomas, Jan, 1958-

Also available in Overdrive. Despite the objections of Pig and Mouse, Duck insists on adding a speci...

Thompson, Lauren, 1962-

Mouse and Minka experience the delights of nature on a windy autumn day. ...

Wellington, Monica.

Also available in Overdrive and Hoopla. After a day of making and selling cookies, Mr. Baker gets to...

Willems, Mo.

Also available in Overdrive and Hoopla. When the bus driver decides to take a break from driving, a ...

Yuly, Toni, author, artist.

Also available in Overdrive. Early Bird wakes up before the sun. She is hungry. What will she have f...

A collection of nursery rhymes, both familiar and lesser known, illustrated with photographs in a ci...