Recommended Reading

Hobson Staff’s Favorite Children’s Books


The Polar Express – Chris Van Allsburg

Three Little Pigs, Goldilocks – Jim Aylesworth

The Mitten – Jim Aylesworth

The Tale of Tricky Fox – Jim Aylesworth

The Mitten – Jan Brett

Good Night Moon – Margaret Wise Brown

Good Dog Carl – Alexandra Day

Are You My Mother? – P.D. Eastman

The Story of Ping – Marjorie Flack

Corduroy – Don Freeman

The Three Billy Goats Gruff – Paul Galdone

The Snowy Day – Ezra Jack Keats

Tacky the Penguin – Helen Lester

Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? –  Bill Martin, Jr.

The Gift of Nothing – Patrick McDonnell

Anansi the Spider – Gerald McDermott

Tikki Tikki Tembo – Arlene Mosel

Come Here Cat – Joan Nodset

The Little Engine That Could – Watty Piper

Not A Box– Antoinette Portis

Green Eggs and Ham – Dr. Seuss

My Many Colored Days – Dr. Seuss

The Rain Came Down – David Shannon

Caps for Sale – Esphyr Slobodkina

Owl Babies – Martin Waddell

Don’t Let the Pigeon Stay up Late – Mo Willems

The Little Mouse, The Red Ripe Strawberry and the Big Hungry Bear – Audry and Don Wood

The Napping House – Audrey Wood