Book Baby

Here's a list of some of my favorite books to share with the babies who attend our library's Book Baby program.  Those that have more in-depth reviews have been linked so you can read more about them.


  • Animal Hide-and-Seek by Jenny Tyler
  • Baby Bear, Baby Bear What Do You See? By Martin
  • Baby Day by Susan Heyboer O’Keefe (I own)
  • Baby Face by Abigail Tabby
  • Baby! Talk! By Penny Gentieu
  • Bath Time! By Sandra Boynton
  • Big Fat Hen by Keith Baker
  • Boats (board book) by Byron Barton
  • Bounce, Bounce, Bounce by Kathy Henderson
  • Brown Rabbit’s Shape Book by Alan Baker
  • The Busy Little Squirrel by Nancy Tafuri
  • Can You Growl Like a Bear? by John Butler
  • Clip Clop by Nicola Smee
  • Curly’s Friends by Phil Cox
  • Daddy and Me by Karen Katz
  • Daisy’s Favorite Things by Jane Simmons
  • Dinosaur Stomp by Paul Stickland
  • Dinosaur vs. Bedtime by Bob Shea
  • Do Pigs Have Stripes? By Melanie Walsh
  • Farm Peekaboo!
  • First The Egg  by Laura Vaccaro Seeger
  • A Fox Got My Socks by Hilda Offen
  • Fuzzy Fuzzy Fuzzy! By Sandra Boynton
  • The Going to Bed Book by Sandra Boynton
  • Goodnight, Goodnight Sleepyhead by Ruth Krauss
  • Hello, Spot by Eric Hill
  • How do You Make a Baby Smile? By Sturges
  • Hug Time by Patrick McDonnell
  • If You’re Happy and You Know It: Jungle Edition by Warhola
  • I Love Cats by Barney Saltzberg
  • I Love Dogs by Barney Saltzberg
  • It’s Me, Parsnip by Sue Porter
  • Itsy Bitsy Spider by Annie Kubler
  • I Went Walking by Sue Williams
  • Kipper’s Rainy Day by Mick Inkpen
  • Look at the Baby by Kelly Johnson
  • Mommy, Carry Me Please! By Jane Cabrera
  • Mommy Mine by Tim Warnes
  • Monkey and Me Emily Gravett
  • Mouse’s First Christmas by Lauren Thompson
  • Mouse’s First Fall by Lauren Thompson
  • No David by David Shannon
  • One Naked Baby by Maggie Smith
  • Only You by Robin Cruise
  • Over Under by marthe Jocelyn/Tom Slaughter
  • Peek-a-Baby by Karen Katz
  • Peekaboo Morning by Rachel Isadora
  • Peek-a-Pet! By Marie Torres Cimarusti
  • Piggies by Don and Audrey Wood
  • Playground Day! By Jennifer Merz
  • Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What do You Hear by Bill Martin
  • Saffy Looks for Rain by Paola Opal
  • Tails by Matthew Van Fleet

  • Ten Little Fingers by Annie Kubler (Child’s Play publisher  - whole series illus. by her is great!)
  • Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes by Mem Fox
  • Ten Rubber Duckies by Dawn Bentley
  • Ten Tiny Babies by Karen Katz
  • Three Little Kittens by Lorianne Simondes
  • Traveling Babies by Kathryn Galbraith
  • Under My Hood I Have a Hat by Karla Kuskin
  • Wake Up, Me! By Marni McGee
  • We’ve All Got Bellybuttons by David Martin
  • What Does Baby Say? Karen Katz
  • Where is Baby’s Belly Button? By Karen Katz
  • Where is My Baby by Ziefert
  • Where’s Spot by Eric Hill
  • Who is Driving? By Leo Timmers
  • Wiggle by Doreen Cronin