Nutshell Library (Caldecott Collection) by Maurice Sendak: This 4-volume boxed set contains an alphabet book, a book of rhymes about each month, a counting book, and a cautionary tale all written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak. Includes the titles Alligators All Around, Chicken Soup with Rice, One Was Johnny, and Pierre. #Books #Kids #Sendak
30 of the Most Beautiful Picture Books Ever
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Jessica sent this to me with a note: "It makes me think of what John T. Gatto said about childrens lit authors –something to the effect of –the good ones paint a realistic and complex world, knowing and assuming and expecting that the childs mind can attain to that level of understanding." So helpful. Take notes on this illustration. @Frank Churchill, does this qualify to be an 'occasional' on the shared board? If not, I can keep it here.
The Borrowers (The Borrowers, #1)
My mom read this to my little sister and I all the time. Still one of my favorite children books
Let's Be Enemies by Janice May Udry, illustrated by Maurice Sendak (Harper & Row, 1961)
When We Were Very Young by A.A.Milne: This collection of poetry by the creator of Winnie the Pooh was first published in 1924. With its companion volume Now We Are Six, the little books became two of the biggest bestsellers in publishing history. Maybe start a family tradition? #Books #Kids #A_A_Milne