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A Growing List of Picture Books I like to Read Aloud

  • ish by Peter Reynolds
  • A Letter to My Teacher by Doborah Hopkinson
  • Brave by Stacy McAnulty
  • Lacey Walker, Nonstop Talker by Christianne Jones
  • The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore by William Joyce
  • The Incredible Book Eating Boy by Oliver Jeffers
  • Even Superheroes Have Bad Days by Shelley Becker
  • Miss Mary Reporting (the true story of sportswriter Mary Garber) by Sue Macy
  • Word Collector by Peter Reynolds
  • What Do You Do With An Idea? by Kobi Yamada
  • What Do You Do With A Problem? by Kobi Yamada
  • What Do You Do With A Chance? by Kobi Yamada
  • A River of Words (the story of William Carlos Williams) by Jen Bryant
  • I Know An Old Mzee Who Swallowed A Fly (from Uganda) retold by Cathy Kreutter
  • Adventures to School (Reali-Life Journeys from Students Around the World) by Baptiste Paul and Miranda Paul
  • Magnolia Mudd and the Super Jumptastic Launcher by Katey Howes
  • You Don’t Want a Unicorn by Amy Dyckman
  • Iggy Peck Architect by Andrea Beaty
  • Izzy Gizmo by Pip Jones and Sara Oglivie
  • Who Pushed Humpty Dumpty? (and other notorious nursery tale mysteries) by Davud Leventhal and John Nickle
  • Ada’s Violin: The story of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay by Susan Hood
  • Math Curse by Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith
  • Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin
  • Dragons Love Tacos 2 (the sequel) by Adam Rubin
  • Are We There Yet? by Dan Santat
  • Dumpster Diver by Janet S. Wong
  • Max’s Words by Kate Banks