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Baby / Toddler

Cover of B is for baby
by Atinuke, Illustrated by Angela Brooksbank

Atinuke and Angela Brooksbank, creators of the award-winning Baby Goes to Market, pair up again for a bright and beautiful first book of words. B is for Baby. B is for Brother. B is for going to see Baba! One morning after breakfast, Baby's big brother is getting ready to take the basket of bananas all the way to Baba's bungalow in the next village. He'll have to go along the bumpy road, past the baobab trees, birds, and butterflies, and all the way over the bridge. But what he doesn't realize is that his very cute, very curious baby sibling has stowed away on his bicycle. Little ones learning about language will love sounding out the words in this playful, vibrantly illustrated story set in West Africa

Cover of Baby's first word
by Stella Blackstone

Come spend the day with a busy baby and her two dads and learn the words for all the things you see along the way. Includes seek-and-find pictures.

Cover of Bedtime bonnet
by Nancy Amanda Redd

As family members braid, brush, twirl, roll, and tighten their hair before bedtime, putting on kerchiefs, wave caps, and other protective items, the little sister cannot find her bonnet.

Cover of Bee-bim bop!
by Linda Park Sue

A child, eager for a favorite meal, helps with the shopping, food preparation, and table setting.

Cover of A Big Mooncake for Little
by Grace Lin

Reimagines the cycles of the moon as a mother bakes a Big Moon Cookie and, despite Mama's request to wait, Little Star begins nibbling at it every night.

Cover of Fry bread : a Native Ameri
by Kevin Noble Maillard, Illustrated by Juana Martinez-Neal

Using illustrations that show the diversity in Native America and spare poetic text that emphasizes fry bread in terms of provenance, this volume tells the story of a post-colonial food that is a shared tradition for Native American families all across the North American continent. Includes a recipe and an extensive author note that delves into the social ways, foodways, and politics of America's 573 recognized tribes.

Cover of Like the moon loves the sk
by Hena Khan

Illustrations and prose inspired by the Quran celebrate a mother's love and hopes for her child.

Cover of Little Night = Nochecita
by Yuyi Morales

At the end of a long day, Mother Sky helps her playful daughter, Little Night, to get ready for bed.

Cover of One is a piñata :a book
by Roseanne Thong, Illustrated by John Parra

In rhyming text, Hispanic children count the things, like pinatas and maracas, that can be seen in their neighborhood.

Cover of One love
by Cedella Marley

In this illustrated version of Bob Marley's song, a young girl enlists her friends, family, and community to transform their neighborhood for the better.

Cover of Peekaboo Bedtime
by Rachel Isadora

 A toddler plays peekaboo with parents, grandparents, toys, and the moon while getting ready for bed.

Cover of Pride colors
by Robin Stevenson

In this photographic concept book, babies and toddlers are introduced to the PRIDE flag and the meaning behind each color

Cover of Puppy truck
by J. Brian Pinkney

Carter gets a truck instead of a much wanted puppy, but he soon discovers his new toy is just as fun and rascally as a pet.

Cover of Rosa loves cars
by Jessica Spanyol

Join Rosa and her friends as they play with their toy trucks and cars.

Cover of We are grateful :otsalihel
by Traci Sorell

Otsaliheliga is a Cherokee word that is used to express gratitude. Journey through the year with a Cherokee family and their tribal nation as they express thanks for celebrations big and small. A look at modern Native American life as told by a citizen of the Cherokee Nation.

Cover of We sang you home
by Richard Van Camp, Illustrated by Julie Flett

This celebration of the bond between parent and child captures the wonder new parents feel as they welcome their new baby.

Cover of You and me
by Rebecca Kai Dotlich

Illustrations and simple, rhyming text express siblings' enjoyment of a new baby, while still looking forward to their own one-on-one time with a loved one.