Thursday, December 5, 2013

Holiday Must-Have Picture Books

Uh Oh Dodo by Jennifer Gordon Sattler
Dodo loves adventure. He's endlessly curious. And going for a walk with his mom offers tons of opportunity for trouble and excitement. Good thing his mom is always nearby to help, if needed. An adorable book about the love between a kid and his mom!- Alexis

Chick and Pug Series by Jennifer Sattler
It's a bird . . . It's a pug . . . It's: Chick 'n' Pug!
Chick lives for adventures. Pug lives for, well, sleep. In Chick's eyes, however, Pug can do no wrong. In fact, he is WONDERPUG! But with danger around every corner and a hero who's a little low on energy, it may be up to Chick to save the day and earn the prized role of sidechick (er, sidekick . . .) Who doesn't love a pug? And chick well he rocks, especially in the sequel, Chick and Pug Meet the Dude!

Tea Rex by Molly Idle
Some tea parties are for grown-ups. Some are for girls. But this tea party is for a very special guest. And it is important to follow some rules . . .
like providing comfortable chairs, and good conversation, and yummy food.
But sometimes that is not enough for special guests,
especially when their manners are more Cretaceous than gracious . . .
Introducing Tea Rex, a guest that just about any child would love to have to tea!
We all love this one- Alexis, Courtney, Kathleen and Rachel

Snatchabook by Helen and Thomas Dochery
It's bedtime in the woods of Burrow Down, and all the animals are ready for their bedtime story. But books are mysteriously disappearing. Eliza Brown, a young rabbit, decides to to stay awake and catch the book thief. It turns out to be a little creature called the Snatchabook who has no one to read him a bedtime story. Great read aloud! I absolutely adore this book!-Alexis