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There are lots of great books for kids! Check out these titles recommended by the Youth Services staff here at the Library District.

Need more Children’s and Teen book recommendations? Check out Novelist K-8 for titles sorted by age and a variety of categories.

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Click on the title’s link in order to see if this title is checked in at the Library, or you can request the book with the Request-a-Title feature. Lists are prepared by PPLD Youth Services Librarians.

Animal Babies Like to Play by Jennifer Adams (E Ada)

Baby Day by Jan Godwin and Davina Bell (E God)

Babymoon by Hayley Barrett (E Bar)

Busy Babies by Amy Schwartz (E Sch)

From 1 to 10 by Mies van Hout

Gritty Kitty by Dr. John Hutton (EE Hut)

Hello, Dinosaurs! by Joan Holub (EE Hol)

Hooray for Babies! by Susan Meyers (E Mey)

Jump! by Tatsuhide Matsuoka (EE Mat)

Peek-a-Who Too? by Elsa Mroziewicz (EE Mro)

Silly Lullaby by Sandra Boynton (EE Boy)

Up, Up, Up, Down by Kimberly Gee (E Gee)

Welcome, Baby!, by Karen Katz  (EE Kat)

Wild Baby, by Cori Doerrfeld (E Doe)

You Are New by Lucy Knisley (E Kni)

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Click on the title’s link in order to see if this title is checked in at the Library, or you can request the book with the Request-a-Title feature. Lists are prepared by PPLD Youth Services Librarians.

A Baby Like You by Catherine Thimmesh (E Thi)

Are You My Monster? By Amanda Noll (EE Nol)

Baby Day by Jane Godwin and Davina Bell (E God)

Baby Goes to Market by Atinuke (EE Ati)

Bulldozer’s Shapes by Sherri Duskey Rinker (EE Rin)

Busy Babies by Amy Schwartz (E Sch)

How Do You Go To Sleep? By Kate McMullan (E Mcm)

I Am Just Right by David McPhail (E Mcp)

I Love You All Year Through by Stephanie Stansbie (E Sta)

Move Over, Rover by Karen Beaumont (EE Bea)

Poor Little Rabbit by Jörg Mühle (EE Muh) 

Red House, Tree House, Little Bitty Brown Mouse by Jane Godwin (E God)

Ruby and Rufus by Olivier Dunrea (E Dun)

Sweet Dreams, Zaza by Mylo Freeman (E Fre)

Tweet! Tweet! By Sebastien Braun (EE Bra)

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