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In honor of Read Across America Week, I asked some of our authors to tell me about their favorite children's books. So in no particular order, here are some of the favorite books from a few of the ParentSavvy contributors.

We want to hear about your favorite books too. Tell us in the comments below!

1. Tar Beach // 2. Blueberries for Sal // 3. Madeline // 4. If You Give a Mouse a Cookie // 5. Miss Nelson is Missing! // 6. Rechenka's Eggs // 7. Little Nino's Pizzeria

8. Charlotte's Web // 9. Amelia Bedelia // 10. The Lorax // 11. The Very Hungry Caterpillar // 12. Jellybeans for Breakfast // 13. Baby Lit's Alice in Wonderland

14. The Tale of Two Blind Mice // 15. Pete the Cat // 16. The Little Engine that Could // 17. Little Blue Truck // 18. Goodnight Moon // 19. Angelina at the Fair // 20. Yummy Yucky // 21. Curious George

22. I Love You Through and Through // 23. How do You Hug a Porcupine? // 24. Because Your Mommy Loves You // 25. Because Your Daddy Loves You // 26. Chicka Chicka Boom Boom // 27. Someday

28. The Giving Tree // 29. Falling Up // 30. Where the Sidewalk Ends // 31. The Day Jimmy's Boa Ate the Wash

32. Fox in Socks // 33. Make Way for Ducklings // 34. Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

35. The Velveteen Rabbit // 36. Where the Wild Things Are

Carolyn Kruger


Carolyn is an editor and promotions manager for ParentSavvy. She has enjoyed seeing the site grow from its infancy to its toddler stage. (And, yes, there have been growing pains in the whole process.) Carolyn was born and raised in Omaha and is thankful that such a unique site calls Omaha home. When not editing content, Carolyn can be found with her family and friends scouring local neighborhoods for untasted restaurants or exploring new stories at the movie theater. ...

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