The Five Best Books for Preschool and Beyond!

Written by Pat O’Neill

Is your little astronaut ready to take the leap into picture books? She’ll need stories as brilliant as she is, stories that ignite the imagination and make her heart glow.

Preschool is a time of rapid growth and change, inside and out. Kids need books that keep up with their newfound knack for exploration, adventure, and big ideas like counting, compassion, and creativity.

We’re not jumping on the bed, mom. We’re practicing our moonwalk!

Tall Tall Tree, by Anthony D. Fredericks

You are now entering the land of giants. Where tall, tall trees grow to amazing heights (taller than a 30-story skyscraper!) and provide homes for all sorts of interesting critters: owls, salamanders, chipmunks, bats, banana slugs, and so much more. Count your way through the trees with this interactive book featuring the tallest trees on earth and be amazed by our natural world.

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Mae Among the Stars, by Roda Ahmed

Stars are the stuff dreams of dreams for curious Mae Jemison. Little Mae dreams of dancing in space surrounded by billions of stars. She wants to be an astronaut. Her intelligence, determination and hard work pave the way for her incredible success at NASA as the first African-American woman to travel in space. This book will inspire other young people to reach for the stars. 

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The Storm Whale in Winter, by Benji Davies

A boy named Noi and his friend, a storm whale, are reunited in this modern classic about the power of good deeds and friendship. When Noi’s fisherman father goes missing in icy winter waters, the storm whale shows up in the nick of time to help. The adventure that follows is one your kids will want to read with you again and again.

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The Treasure of Pirate Frank, by Mal Peet and Elspeth Graham

Pick up your treasure map and trusty dog. Off we go on a pirate adventure! Across the big blue sea, over the mountains, and through the monkey-filled forests as we follow the map that shows the way to the treasure of Pirate Frank. But be careful, things are not always as they appear. Pirate Frank knows this all too well and will stop at nothing to keep his (or is it her?) treasure safe. 

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Bug Hotel, by Clover Robin

This lift-the-flap book takes kids on an adventure through the amazing world of bugs living in their own backyard. All you need is a little wood, straw and stone and you can create your own bug hotel to have an up-close look at beautiful creatures like bumblebees, butterflies, snails and beetles. The opportunities for exploration are endless. You might even decide spiders are super cool and not scary at all.

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