Peachy Myer's (nearly) 100 favorite Children's Books

 
 

Book          Author

All In A Day          Cynthia Rylant

Blueberries for Sal          Robert McCloskey

Frederick          Leo Lionni

Farmer's Alphabet          Mary Azarian

Freight Train          Donald Crews

All the World          Liz Garton Scanlon

The House in the Night          Susan Marie Swanson

A Book of Sleep          Il Sung Na

Corduroy          Don Freeman

Poky Little Puppy          Janette Sebring Lowrey

The Incredible Book Eating Boy          Oliver Jeffers

Click Clack Moo          Doreen Cronin

Yo? Yes!          Chris Raschka

To Market To Market          Nikki McClure

A Sick Day for Amos McGee          Philip Stead

And Then It's Spring         Julie Fogliano

Apple          Nikki McClure

Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Patridge          Mem Fox

Tiny Seed          Eric Carle

Olivia           Ian Falconer

Wave          Suzy Lee

The Gardener          Sarah Stewart

The Conductor          Laetitia Devernay

If You Want to See a Whale          Julie Fogliano

Blackout          John Rocco

What Do You Do With An Idea          Kobi Yamada

Little House on the Prairie          Laura Ingalls Wilder

The Velveteen Rabbit          Margery Williams

Inch by Inch          Leo Lionni

Mama Is It Summer Yet?          Nikki McClure

Bear's Song          Benjamin Chaud

Bear's Sea Escape          Benjamin Chaud

Bear's Surprise          Benjamin Chaud

Blizzard          John Rocco

Augustus and His Smile          Catherine Rayner

The Curious Garden          Peter Brown

Me...          JanePatrick McDonnell

Follow Me          Tricia Tusa

Orange Pear Apple Bear           Emily Gravett

Madeline          Ludwig Bemelmans

A Ball for Daisy          Chris Raschka

Journey          Aaron Becker

Eloise           Kay Thompson

Flora and the Flamingo          Molly Idle

Flora and the Penguin           Molly Idle

Ask Me          Bernard Waber

Sidewalk Flowers         JonArno Lawson

Harold and the Purple Crayon          Crockett Johnson

Flashlight         Lizi Boyd

Lenny and Lucy          Philip Stead

Ollie          Olivier Dunrea

Gossie          Olivier Dunrea

The Carrot Seed          Ruth Krauss

A Home for Bird          Philip Stead

How To         Julie Morstad

Today          Julie Morstad

In          Nikki McClure

Last Stop on Market Street         Matt de la Pena

Slowly Slowly Said the Sloth          Eric Carle

Where the Wild Things Are          Maurice Sendak

Make Way for Ducklings          Robert McCloskey

Stone Soup          Marcia Brown

Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel         Virginia Lee Burton

How to Catch a Star          Oliver Jeffers

Lentil          Robert McCloskey

Stuck          Oliver Jeffers

Abe Lincoln's Dream          Lane Smith

Everyone Can Learn to Ride a Bicycle          Chris Raschka

Rosie Revere Engineer           Andrea Beaty

Iggy Peck Architect           Andrea Beaty

Ada Twist Scientist           Andrea Beaty

Ideas Are All Around          Philip Stead

You Belong Here          M.H. Clark

Samson in the Snow          Philip Stead

The Snowy Day          Ezra Jack Keats

Awake to Nap          Nikki McClure

The Uncorker of Ocean Bottles           Michelle Cuevas

Snow            Uri Shulevitz

The Very Hungry Caterpillar          Eric Carle

Brown Bear, Brown Bear          Eric Carle

A Child of Books           Oliver Jeffers

The Day the Crayons Quit           Drew Deywalt

The Odd One Out          Britta Teckentrup

B is for Bear          Hanna Viano

The Opposite Zoo          Il Sung Na

There Is a Tribe of Kids         Lane Smith

Little One          Jo Weaver

Over the Hills and Far Away: A Treasure of Nursey Rhymes

The Story of Ruby Bridges         Robert Coles

Bear Has a Story to Tell          Philip Stead

Kitten's First Full Moon          Kevin Henkes

Tony          Ed Galing

Happy to Be Nappybell Hooks          Chris Raschka

Marcel the Shell           Jenny Slate

The Mixed Up Chameleon           Eric Carle