May Picture Books

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With this month’s list, we’re continuing our celebration of spring with a focus on seeds, plants, gardening, baby animals and things that grow.

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Miss Rumphius
Diana’s White House Garden
Time for Bed
Lola Plants a Garden (Lola Reads)
The Carrot Seed (Rise and Shine)
Planting the Wild Garden
A Rainbow of My Own
The Little Green Girl
A Nest Is Noisy
Ojiichan’s Gift
From Seed to Plant
Hello Baby!
Flower Fairies of the Spring
A Peaceful Garden
The Reason for a Flower: A Book About Flowers, Pollen, and Seeds (Explore!)
Born in the Wild: Baby Mammals and Their Parents
Spring Story (Brambly Hedge)
My Garden
Flip, Float, Fly: Seeds on the Move
Pelle’s New Suit
The Wind Blew (Rise and Shine)
If You Plant a Seed
Hedgie’s Surprise
Over in the Meadow
And Then It’s Spring (Booklist Editor’s Choice. Books for Youth (Awards))
Mossy
Fletcher and the Springtime Blossoms
Wings
Sunflower House
Have You Seen My Duckling?
The Secret Garden of George Washington Carver
The Tiny Seed (The World of Eric Carle)
The Story of the Root Children
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
This Is Our Baby, Born Today
Are You My Mother
Bear Wants More

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3 Questions & Done!

“The recommendations are spot on. Sort of freaky in a good way! 😂”
Michelle L.

“Excellent book choices and easy to use!”
Amy C.

“Fun quiz and easy to use. Thank you!”
Sarah Y.