Calling all animal lovers!

Instill in your children your own fondness for the four-legged by reading to them some of the stories selected below. Kids are never too young to learn the importance of caring for other creatures!

Infant to 2 Years

I Heard a Little Baa *
Mr. Grumpy's Outing *
The Very Hungry Caterpillar *
What's Up, Duck?: A Book of Opposites
Maisy's Nature Walk: A Maisy First Science Book 
Nibble Nibble 
My Animals 
Hello Day 
Blue Goose 
Moo Baa La La La 
Spots, Feathers, and Curly Tails 

3 to 5 Years
Boo Boo Bird *
Duck! Rabbit! *
Wee Little Bunny *
Wombat Walkabout *
The Story of Ferdinand *
Frederick *
Dear Zoo *
The Lion and the Mouse *
Never Take a Shark to the Dentist (and Other Things Not to Do) 
A Visitor for Bear 
Big Bad Bunny 
Tadpole Rex 
Monkey and Me 
Orange Pear Apple Bear 
It's Moving Day! 
I'm Bad! 
A Kitten Tale 
Dog and Bear: Two Friends, Three Stories 
I'm the Biggest Thing in the Ocean 
Duck Soup 
Go, Dog, Go! 
Millions of Cats 
How to Heal a Broken Wing
The Snow Day

More books for older readers

Books by Category
History | Boys | Girls | Fantasy | Growing Up | Animals | Illustration | Educational

* 2010 list addition


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