This links to several lists, including ones for bilingual, family, counting, and wordless books. More books are categorized according to a main characteristic, such as rhyme or repetition. Multicultural books are listed for people of color, including African-Americans, American Indians, Asians, and Latinos. A list of books that have received the Charlotte Zolotow Award are also listed.
Experts believe that reading to your child every day is one of the most important things parents can do. This resource gives ideas for using this reading time to build your child’s literacy skills while keeping it fun for both of you.
Many families are familiar with classic books like Goodnight Moon and read them over and over with their very youngest children. Here are some more recent titles and reissues you and your baby will both love.
While we can’t expect infants and toddlers to learn to read and write yet, they are nevertheless developing skills that provide a foundation for later literacy. This resource shows how sharing books with your very young child supports emerging literacy.