Kids BookShelf

Children's' literacy is not only important but a big part of my life.  

Motherhood has made my love for books even stronger. So, with the help of my children, we compiled a list of our favorite books to share with you. 

This section of the website is dedicated to my Grandma Bru - who kept me interested in books from a young age.

See something we need to add to our list? Let us know!

And see more of our favorites by following along on Pinterest!


A Light in the Attic

By: Shel Silverstein

*Shel is where my love for words originated and his books can be found all around our house.*

The entire book, with its unconventional

The Stinky Cheese Man

(and other fairly stupid tales)

By: Jon Scieszka

Join us for everything you need (well, a

Iggy Peck Architect

By: Andrea Beaty


Beautiful Oops

By: Barney Saltzberg


What Do You Do With A Problem?

By: Kobi Yamada

*All of Kobi Yamada's books are smart and great reminders -, especially for adults!*


Dragons Love Tacos

By: Adam Rubin

*Adam Rubin can do wrong in our eyes!*


Amos: The Story Of An Old Dog And His Couch

By: Howie Schneider and Susan Seligson


*One of my favorites from my childhood* 


Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast

By: Josh Funk

*Another great series. We love each and every book!*

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The Kissing Hand

By: Audrey Penn


The Bad Seed

By: Jory John



By: Munro Leaf


The Heart and the Bottle

By: Oliver Jeffers

*Oliver Jeffers is another Author who's books can be found all around our house.*


The Book With No Pictures

By: BJ Novack

Teaching Character Traits in Reader's Wo

The Paper Bag Princess

By: Robert Munsch


The Dot

By: Peter H. Reynolds 


Secret Pizza Party

By:  Adam Rubin

*There's Adam again...*