Lists and Suggestions for Kids


Category: picture books

List: Two Year Olds

Baicker, Karen.

Supported by her family, an African American girl is self confident about what she can do and in tur...

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...

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

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.

When Kitten mistakes the full moon for a bowl of milk, she ends up tired, wet, and hungry trying to ...

Hindley, Judy.

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

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

Hutchins, Pat, 1942-

Although unaware that a fox is after her as she takes a walk around the farmyard, Rosie the hen stil...

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.

An unobservant zookeeper is followed home by all the animals he thinks he has left behind in the zoo...

Rylant, Cynthia, author.

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

Savage, Stephen, 1965- author.

"When the city is hit by a colossal snowstorm, only one superhero can save the day. But who is ...

Thomas, Jan, 1958-

Despite the objections of Pig and Mouse, Duck insists on adding a special ingredient to the cake the...

Thompson, Lauren, 1962-

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

Wellington, Monica.

After a day of making and selling cookies, Mr. Baker gets to enjoy one himself. Includes four cookie...

Yuly, Toni, author, artist.

Early Bird wakes up before the sun. She is hungry. What will she have for breakfast? With language t...