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Picture Books to Read to Young Children
These books have been selected to be read aloud to young children to get them interested in books. They have brilliant illustrations to engage the listener while the adult reads aloud the rhythmic, soothing or funny text. These in turn can become some of the first books a child reads by themselves.
Famous author of the Gruffalo, Julia Donaldon’s, first picture book is fabulously funny. The wise old woman is lonely and finds her house too small – she knows just the trick – bring in all the farmyard animals and then take them out again, that is sure to make her house feel large.
Another delightful book from the famous author of the Grufallo, Julia Donaldson. In her distinctive style, the author, tells the tale of two monkeys who are as different as day and night and still learn to become friends when they spend time in each other’s worlds.
Not lives by the sea and most of the time only has his six cats to keep him company as his father is a busy fisherman, till one day he finds a baby whale on the beach after a storm. Noi is thrilled and takes him back to his home, but it is difficult to keep a baby whale a secret.