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IN MY FOREST
Watch your baby’s delight when you use the finger puppet to help narrate this sweet book before nap time. The book is made of sturdy board so tiny hands can't rip it up.
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LOOK! A BOOK!
Full of vibrant colors that engage mini eyes, this well-illustrated story will have your toddler finishing the rhyming sentences along with you in no time.
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LOVE YOU FOREVER
Awww … The title alone sums up how most parents feel about their tots. Throw in verses that you can sing as a lullaby and your baby will be loving this book always too.
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LLAMA LLAMA MISSES MAMA
It's hard to believe at the moment, but there will be a time when your little one will be apart from you more and more. Help prepare him (and you!) for preschool goodbyes with this pensive read, the first in the Llama Lama series.
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THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR
Illustrator Eric Carle has been delighting children for generations. Start with this title and watch as your baby’s eyes widen with each new addition to the caterpillar’s appetite.
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Most seasoned parents will tell you to start here. This sweet story is a favorite at bedtime as you gently say good night to everything from "the clocks and his socks, to the mittens and the kittens." Are you sleepy yet?
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PAT THE BUNNY
Get ready to explore with your child through this classic touch-and-feel book. And just wait to see your baby’s surprise when they get to look in the "mirror" at the end. It’s no wonder it has stood the test of time.
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THE GIVING TREE
Though you've likely read this countless times as a kid, wait until you read this guaranteed tear jerker the first time as a parent.
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Get the giggles going with this flap-up book that will surprise and delight with each page turned. With text that is so simple, you may inspire a first word or two after reading it over and over.
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CHELSEA P. GLADDEN
In between raising her family (she's a mom of five, including one set of twins!) and running her blogs BreezyMama.com and ForKidsEntertainment.com, Gladden spends a lot of time trying to figure out how to entertain her big brood. Her fave pastime: cuddling up with her kids while reading them a good book.