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Word Patterns
Repetitive phrases and patterns help children to "tell" a story long before they learn to read the words.
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  Cover Art: I Can Do it Too! Baicker, Karen
I Can Do it Too!
Children can repeat the title phrase along with this young girl who is self-confident about what she can do.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Dini Dinosaur Beaumont, Karen
Dini Dinosaur
After a day of playing, a young dinosaur needs help from Mama at bathtime before being tucked into bed.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Who Ate All the Cookie Dough? Beaumont, Karen
Who Ate All the Cookie Dough?
Kanga and her friends try to discover who ate all of her cookie dough. Children can chime in on the repeated phrases when you read this aloud together.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: One-dog Canoe Casanova, Mary
One-dog Canoe
A girl and her dog set out in their canoe, only to be insistently joined by a series of Minnesota animals. Will the canoe tip over?
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes Fox, Mem
Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes
Rhyming text compares babies born in different places and in different circumstances, but they all have ten little fingers and ten little toes.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Millions of Cats Ga´g, Wanda
Millions of Cats
How can an old man and his wife select one cat from a choice of millions and trillions?
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: My Little Sister Ate One Hare Grossman, Bill
My Little Sister Ate One Hare
In this story that builds to a colorful conclusion, a little sister has no problem eating one hare, two snakes, and three ants, but when she gets to ten peas, she can't keep everything inside.
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Police Officers On Patrol Hamilton, K. R.
Police Officers On Patrol
Police officers respond to a variety of situations, from a broken traffic light to a robbery.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Uh-oh! Isadora, Rachel
Uh-oh!
A toddler keeps getting into mischief throughout the day. Uh-oh!
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Jump, Frog, Jump! Kalan, Robert
Jump, Frog, Jump!
A cumulative tale in which a frog tries to catch a fly without getting caught itself. Kids can excitedly encourage the frog to escape just in time!
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? Martin, Bill
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?
The perfect model of a book with language patterns! Children will identify the color and name of each animal, almost as if they can read the words on the pages.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Dog Wants to Play McDonnell, Christine
Dog Wants to Play
Dog is eager to have fun, but no one in the barnyard will play with him except one special friend.
Easy Picture
  Cover Art: Taking a Bath with the Dog and Other Things That Make Me Happy Menchin, Scott
Taking a Bath with the Dog and Other Things That Make Me Happy
Ask along with a little girl what makes others happy.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Off Go Their Engines, Off Go Their Lights Milusich, Janice
Off Go Their Engines, Off Go Their Lights
Having completed their daytime tasks, various vehicles get ready for a restful night.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: More Bears! Nesbitt, Kenn
More Bears!
When an author starts writing, children yell that they want more bears in the story.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Whoa, Baby, Whoa! Nichols, Grace
Whoa, Baby, Whoa!
A baby finally finds something to do that does not make everyone in the family tell him "No."
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: I Know a Wee Piggy Norman, Kimberly
I Know a Wee Piggy
A cumulative, rhyming tale of an ordinary pig who leaps out of his boy's arms at a state fair and wallows in color after color, turning himself into a work of art.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Be Quiet, Mike! Patricelli, Leslie
Be Quiet, Mike!
Monkey Mike makes too much noise when he taps pencils and clangs trash cans. When he sees a drum set in the music store, he puts his hands-on talents to work in a most impressive way.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Higher! Higher! Patricelli, Leslie
Higher! Higher!
What does a child say when pushed in a swing? Higher! Higher!
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: If All the Animals Came Inside Pinder, Eric
If All the Animals Came Inside
What fun and mayhem might ensue if elephants, kangaroos, bats, and more were to come inside a little boy's house? Oh, what a terrible mess it would make!
Easy Picture Book
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