Here are ten great books for your child to enjoy during story time. Each story is meant for children from Pre-K – 3rd grade. Story time is an essentially very important in bonding with your child, and it’s these little moments that make life worth living.
My Beautiful Child by Lisa Desimini – A book that recants the importance of the little moments that we share with our kids. This book tells of the closeness between a parent and child and how kindness and love bring happiness.
Come On, Rain! by Karen Hesse – A tale of rain, mother-daughter relations, and the power of nature. An affecting story that captures the tenderness of nature and atmosphere.
Mommy’s Little Star by Janet Bingham – A tale about Little Fox who loves to sing about trees reaching to the sky. Mommy Fox teaches her about things higher than the trees, like the clouds, rainbow, birds, bees, sun, moon, and stars. She then explains that they sky is like love, it goes on and on. 32 pages.
Bear Feels Scared by Karma Wilson – When bear gets lost in the woods he feels scared. Luckily his friends are able to form a search party with teamwork, and soon Bear is guided back to the safety of his home. 40 pages.
Snowflakeby Suzanne Weyn – A story about a horse named Snowflake, who gets abandoned by his owners. Soon he arrives at Fox Creek Farm and gets put into the care of Mandy, Anna, and Emily. With winter approaching the kids worry about Snowflake being cold, so they volunteer to raise the funds to purchase a blanket for Snowflake. 40 pages.
Big Red Tubby Julia Jarman – A story about bath tub fun with rhyming text and fun with dog, the lion, and Kangaroo, who all try to fit in the tub together. A delightful story that shows the fun of taking a bath.
Clifford’s Bathtime by Norman Bridwell – No list would be complete without Clifford the Small Red Puppy, a puppy who is the perfect pet. This story is another than helps to interest your child in bath time.
Flower Garden by Eve Bunting – A rhyming verse story filled with a little girl’s excitement of making a flower garden for her mom’s birthday. About a loving family who celebrate joy and sincerity. Story comes complete with full-color illustrations.
It Could Still Be Coral by Allan Fowler – A fascinating story that gets your child excited about Science. With full-color photos, fun facts, and the natural world that comes alive for young readers.
What Mommies Do Best/What Daddies Do Best by Laura Joffe Numeroff – A story that explains how parents and aunts and uncles are equally important. With an interesting upside-down book, with mirrored texts that shows five different animal pairs that demonstrate the skills that mothers and daddy’s possess.