Fun books to read to your preschool child. 2014.

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Pomelo's Opposites (Pomelo the Garden Elephant)
Ramona Badescu

CONCEPT OPPOSITES E BADESCU

Pomelo the garden elephant explains such opposites as on and off, visible and invisible, and full and empty.


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Building Our House
Jonathan Bean

E BEAN

A young girl narrates her family’s move from the city to the country, where they have bought a piece of land and live in a trailer while they build a house from the ground up, with help from relatives and friends.


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Mr. Tiger Goes Wild
Peter Brown

E BROWN

Bored with city life and the proper behavior it requires, Mr. Tiger has a wild idea that leads him to discover his true nature.


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Ben Rides On
Matt Davies

E DAVIES

Ben rides his new bicycle the very, very long way to school, but Adrian Underbite, perhaps the world’s largest third-grader, takes the bike anyway, and later, when Ben finds Adrian in trouble, he must decide whether or not to help the larcenous bully.


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Never Ever (Child's Play Library)
Jo Empson

E EMPSON

Follow a little girl and her stuffed rabbit as she wanders through a meadow complaining that nothing exciting happens to her, until it does.


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The Story of Fish and Snail
Deborah Freedman

E FREEDMAN

Every day, Snail waits for Fish to return and tell him a story but their friendship is tested when Fish asks Snail to take a leap out of their book to actually see a new pirate book in the library.


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Little Naomi, Little Chick
Avirama Golan

E GOLAN

Little Naomi has a fun and busy day at preschool and with her family, while Little Chick has a busy, fun day on the farm.


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Me Too! (I Like to Read®)
Valeri Gorbachev

E GORBACHEV

Chipmunk and Bear spend a snowy day together and discover that they like to do all of the same things.


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The Silver Button
Bob Graham

E GRAHAM

Explores all the things that can happen in a single moment.


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Off We Go!: A Bear and Mole Story
Will Hillenbrand

E HILLENBRAND

Bear teaches his friend, Mole, how to ride his bike with no training wheels. After many bumps along the road, they make it to their final destination: the Storymobile.


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The Tiny Mouse
Janis Ian

E IAN

Follow the adventures of a mouse who leaves behind the carefree life to find excitement at sea. When he discovers that life aboard ship is perilous—especially when the ship is captained by a cat!—the tiny stowaway barely makes his escape and returns home to settle down.


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The Tiny King
Taro Miura

E MIURA

Feeling lonely in a well-guarded, oversized castle where he eats sumptuous meals he cannot finish alone, rides on a horse that throws him, and sleeps poorly at night, a tiny king marries a big princess.


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Lucky Ducklings
Eva Moore

E MOORE

While following their mother through town, five little ducklings fall into a storm drain.


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The Long, Long Line
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E OHMURA

A little bird keeps order as fifty different animals wait in a slow-moving single file line in a surprising place.


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Daisy Gets Lost
Chris Raschka

E RASCHKA

A young dog experiences the fear of being lost and the joys of being found when she becomes separated from her owner.


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Perfectly Percy
Paul Schmid

E SCHMID

Percy the porcupine loves balloons but he must find a way to keep them from popping.


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Tiger in My Soup
Kashmira Sheth

E SHETH

Left in the care of his older sister, a boy begs her to read his favorite book but she is too absorbed in her own reading even to notice when a tiger comes to life in the steam from his soup.


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Hello, My Name Is Ruby
Philip C. Stead

E STEAD

Ruby, a very small bird in a very big world, is looking for a friend, so she introduces herself…


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Bunnies on Ice
Johanna Wright

E WRIGHT

A confident and determined young rabbit demonstrates how to be a champion ice-skater.


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