Early Readers

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Do you remember struggling through early reader books back when you were learning to read? Was it all Dick and Jane? Was it … boring?

Here are our best picks for the young reader that inspire curiosity, creativity, and delight.

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Mouse and Mole: Fine Feathered Friends (A Mouse and Mole Story)
Go, Dog. Go! (Big Bright & Early Board Book)
Ling & Ting Share a Birthday (Passport to Reading, Level 3: Ling & Ting)
Are You My Mother? (Bright & Early Board Books(TM))
Ling & Ting: Twice as Silly (Passport to Reading, Level 3)
The Princess in Black
Bread and Jam for Frances (I Can Read Level 2)
Henry And Mudge First Book
There is a Bird on Your Head! (An Elephant and Piggie Book)
Inch and Roly Make a Wish
Poppleton
Elephants Cannot Dance! (An Elephant and Piggie Book)
Fox and Crow Are Not Friends (Step into Reading)
The Andy & Sandy Collection: When Andy Met Sandy; Andy & Sandy’s Anything Adventure; Andy & Sandy and the First Snow; Andy & Sandy and the Big Talent Show (An Andy & Sandy Book)
An Elephant & Piggie Biggie! (An Elephant and Piggie Book)
Ling & Ting: Not Exactly the Same! (Passport to Reading Level 3)
Owl at Home (I Can Read Level 2)
Great Day for Up (Bright & Early Books(R))
The Frog and Toad Collection Box Set (I Can Read Level 2)
Mouse Tales (I Can Read Level 2)
Ten Apples Up On Top!
Frog and Toad Are Friends (Frog and Toad I Can Read Stories Book 1)
Mouse Soup
One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish (I Can Read It All by Myself)
Strega Nona and Her Tomatoes (A Strega Nona Book)
Frog and Toad Storybook Treasury: 4 Complete Stories in 1 Volume! (I Can Read Level 2)
Uncle Elephant: Reading 2
The Best Nest
Strega Nona and the Twins (A Strega Nona Book)
Run, Bug, Run!
Mr. Putter & Tabby Pour the Tea
Little Bear Boxed Set: Little Bear, Father Bear Comes Home, and Little Bear’s Visit
The Runt Pig
Cobweb the Cat
What Am I?
Chasing Henry
Shipwreck!
Heirloom Antics
The Voyage
Queen Bee

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Sarah Y.

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