Photographs and simple text explore the world of babies and their needs.
A group of Pittsburgh librarians and child development experts selected the Best Books for Babies published in 1999. Share them with a baby in your life!
Simple phrases and photographs show the ways that babies travel in different parts of the world, including baskets, blankets, sleds, and car seats.
Labeled pictures show babies and many objects–clothes, toys, body parts, food, and more–that are part of their world.
Simple questions lead the reader to guess what animal can be found when the page is turned.
Simple text and illustrations introduce Lulu and her family, Lulu’s pets, best friend, and new shoes.
Presents more than sixty traditional nursery rhymes, including “Old Mother Hubbard,” “I’m a Little Teapot,” and “One, Two, Buckle My Shoe,” accompanied by illustrations of various animals.
Babies are pictured with tactile surprises–a furry teddy bear, a scratch-and-sniff flower patch, and a shiny mylar mirror–to stimulate developing senses.
Illustrations and rhyming text conveys a mother’s love for her child.