These are some of the books that make me wish I could shrink LitKid down to toddler size again (though we do re-read them sometimes even now):

Rhyming favorites

  • Chicka-Chicka-Boom-Boom
  • Tumble-Bumble
  • Pajama Time
  • Farmer Brown Shears His Sheep (A Yarn About Wool)
  • Oh My Gosh, Mrs. McNosh
  • Mrs. McNosh Hangs Up Her Wash
  • Mrs. McNosh and the Great Big Squash
  • Dr Seuss’ Sleep Book
Acting-out/reading-with-an-accent favorites
  • Sometimes I Like to Curl Up in a Ball (do not attempt this if you have had a long day … or surgery)
  • Farmer Brown Goes Round and Round
  • Skippy-Jon Jones
  • Hey! Wake Up!
Look-for-the-details favorites
  • Good Night Moon
  • The Napping House
More to come….