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Librarian's Choice Favorite Picture Books

A Dog Wearing Shoes by Sangmi Ko


Eat, Leo! Eat! by Caroline Adderson

McToad Mows Tiny Island by Tom Angleberger

One Word from Sophia by Jim Averbeck

Before I Leave by Jessixa Bagley

Little Green Peas by Keith Baker

100 Bears by Magali Bardos

Leo: A Ghost Story by Mac Barnett

Sam and Dave Dig a Hole by Mac Barnett

Telephone by Mac Barnett

The Sleepy Songbird by Suzanne Barton

Quest by Aaron Becker

Z is for Moose by Kelly Bingham

Naked! by Michael Ian Black

The Perfect Tree by Chloe Bonfield

Flashlight by Lizzie Boyc

Mr. Tiger Goes Wild by Peter Brown

This Book Just Ate My Dog by Richard Byrne

Snow White and the 77 Dwarfs by Davide Cali

Hug Machine by Scott Campbell

Nana in the City by Lauren Castillo

The Troublemaker by Lauren Castillo

The New Small Person by Lauren Child

Ninja! by Arree Chung

Draw! by Raul Colon

Firebird by Misty Copeland

Little Elliot, Big City by Mike Curato

Say Hello by Linda Davick

The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt

Last Stop on Market Street by Matt De La Pena

Gaston by Kelly DiPucchio

Some Bugs by Angela DiTerlizzi

One Day, The End by Rebecca Kai Dotlich

Race Car Count by Rebecca Kai Dotlich

Mr. Postmouse’s Round by Marianne Dubuc

Tea Party Rules by Ame Dyckman

Wolfie the Bunny by Ame Dyckman

How to Train a Train by Jason Carter Eaton

Where’s the Baboon? by Michael Escoffier

The Night Gardener by Terry and Eric Fan

Rupert Can Dance by Jules Feiffer

Oh, No! by Candace Fleming

If You Want To See a Whale by Julie Fogliano

Ribbit by Rodrigo Folguiera

The Farmer and the Clown by Marla Frazee

Dino Trux by Chris Gall

How the Sun Got to Coco’s House by Bob Graham

Vanilla Ice Cream by Bob Graham

Frog on a Log? by Kes Gray

Toys in Space by Mini Grey

Lulu & Pip by Nina Gruener

Perfect Square by Michael Hall

A Moose That Says Mooooooo! by Jennifer Hamburg

Go! Go! Go! Stop! by Charise Mericle Harper

Extraordinary Jane by Hannah E. Harrison

Julia's House for Lost Creatures by Ben Hatke

Oh No, George! by Chris Haughton

Shh! We Have a Plan by Chris Haughton

Animal Opposites by Petr Horacek

Dig, Dogs, Dig:  A Construction Tail by James Horvath

Flora and the Flamingo by Molly Idle

Out of the Blue by Alison Jay

Once Upon an Alphabet by Oliver Jeffers

Toys Meet Snow by Emily Jenkins

Lazy Daisy, Cranky Frankie by Mary Ellen Jordan

Jack Frost  by William Joyce

Pig on a Hill by John Kelly

The Farmer's Away! Baa! Neigh! by Anne Kennedy

999 Tadpoles by Ken Kimura

A Dog Wearing Shoes by Sangmi Ko

It's a Tiger by David LaRochelle

Sidewalk Flowers by JonArno Lawson

20 Big Trucks in the Middle of the Street by Mark Lee

The Red Wagon by Renanta Liwska

Ah Ha! by Jeff Mack

Lost Cat by Roger C. Mader

Too Tall Houses by Gianna Marino

Listen to Our World by Bill Martin Jr.

Tap the Magic Tree by Christine Matheson

Finding Winnie, the True Story of the World's Most Famous Bear  by Lindsay Mattick

Ella Bella Ballerina and a Midsummer Night's Dream by James Mayhew

Emma and Julia Love Ballet by Barbara McClintock

I'm Brave by Kate McMullen

Lucky Ducklings by Eva Moore

The House that Zack Built  by Alison Murray

I Know a Wee Piggy by Kimberly Norman

Open Very Carefully: A Book With Bite by Nicola O'Byrne

The Plan by Alison Paul

Rodeo Red by Maripat Perkins

A Piece of Cake by Lellyen Pham

Jim Curious: A Voyage to the Heart of the Sea by Matthias Picard

The Crayon by Simon Rickerty

Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site by Sherri Duskey Rinker

What To Do If an Elephant Sits on Your Foot by Michelle Robinson

Deductive Duck by Brian Rock

Uni the Unicorn by Amy Rosenthal

Harry Potter (Illustrated Edition) by J.K. Rowling

Sleeping Beauty by Alison Sage

Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend by Dan Santan

Mr. Duck Means Business by Tammi Sauer

Mouse Mansion by Karina Schaapman

Princess Sparkle-Heart Gets a Makeover by Josh Schneider

Go, Little Green Truck by Roni Schotter

I Can’t Wait by Amy Schwartz

100 Things That Make Me Happy by Amy Schwartz

I Used To Be Afraid by Laura Vaccaro Seeger

A Dog Is a Dog by Stephen Shaskan

Kid Sheriff and the Terrible Toads by Bob Shea

Do You Know Which Ones Will Grow? by Susan Shea

Swirl by Swirl: Spirals in Nature  by Joyce Sidman

Elecopter by Michael Slack

More Caps for Sale: Another Tale of Mischievous Monkeys by Esphyr Slobodkina

Three Bears in a Boat by David Soman

The Most Magnificent Thing by Ashley Spires

Sebastian and the Balloon by Philip Stead

Colors by Susan Steggall

I'm My Own Dog by David Ezra Stein

The Three Little Pigs and the Somewhat Bad Wolf  by Marc Teague

Tree: A Peek-Through Picture Book by Britta Teckentrup

Where's the Pair: A Spotting Book by Britta Teckentrup

Press Here by Herve Tullet

Outfoxed by Mike Twohy

Sonya's Chickens by Phoebe Wahl

Glamourpuss by Sarah Weeks

Ten Kisses for Sophie by Rosemary Wells

Mr. Wuffles by David Wiesner

That is Not a Good Idea by Mo Willems

Hippospotamus by Jeanne Willis

Romping Monsters, Stomping Monsters by Jane Yolen