Alpha by Author's Last Name (just like you'll find these in your local library!)
**Preschoolers' attention spans/interests very greatly; if at first you don't succeed, try, try again! If your preschoolers are experienced listeners, check out the kindergarten list.
Asch, Frank. Happy Birthday, Moon
Baker, Keith. LMNOPeas.
Baker, Keith. No Two Alike. 2011.
Brown, Margaret Wise. The Runaway Bunny
Burton, Virginia Lee. Katy and the Big Snow
Burton, Virginia Lee. The Little House
Burton, Virginia Lee. Maybelle the Cable Car.
Burton, Virginia Lee. Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel
Cronin, Doreen. Click, Clack Moo
De Regniers, Beatrice Schenk. May I Bring a Friend?
deRegniers, Beatrice (auth) and Maurice Sendak (ill). What Can You Do with a Shoe? 1955
Field, Eugene. Wynken, Blynken and Nod
Flack, Marjorie. Angus (various adventures)
Freeman, Don. A Pocket for Corduroy
Freeman, Don. Corduroy
Gag, Wanda. Millions of Cats
Fujikawa, Gyo. Mother Goose. 2007 (reprint)
Fujikawa, Gyo. A to Z Picture Book. 2010 (re-issued).
Fujikawa, Gyo. Oh, What a Busy Day. 2010 (re-issued.)
Hindley, Judy. Do Like a Duck Does!
Hoban, Russell. A Baby Sister for Frances (and Frances books in general)
Hyman, Trina Schart. Little Red Riding Hood
Jeffers, Oliver. Lost and Found. 2005.
Jeffers, Oliver. Up and Down. 2010.
Johnson, Crockett. Harold and the Purple Crayon
Keats, Ezra Jack. The Snowy Day. 1962.
Koide, Tan (auth) and Yasuko Koide (ill). May We Sleep Here Tonight? 1982.
Langstaff, John. Frog Went a-Courtin
Langstaff, John. Over in the Meadow
Lear, Edward. The Owl and the Pussycat
Mavor, Sally. A Pocketful of Posies: A Treasury of Nursery Rhymes. 2010.
Mayer, Mercer. 4 Frogs in a Box (A Boy, A Dog, and a Frog). 1976.
McBratney, Sam. Guess How Much I Love You?
McCloskey, Robert. Blueberries for Sal
McCloskey, Robert. Make Way for Ducklings
Martin, Bill, Jr. Chicka Chicka Boom Boom
Metropolitan Museum of Art. Museum ABC. 2002.
Milne, A. A. Now We Are Six
Mosel, Arlene. Tikki Tikki Tembo
Murphy, Jill. Five Minutes Peace
Pinkney, Jerry. The Lion and the Mouse. 2009. Caldecott.
Potter, Beatrix. The Tale of Peter Rabbit (and other Beatrix Potter books)
Raschka, Chris. A Ball for Daisy. 2011. Caldecott.
Rey, H. A. Curious George
Rocco, John. Blackout. 2011. Caldecott Honor.
Savage, Stephen. Where's Walrus. 2011.
Sendak, Maurice. Alligators All Around
Sendak, Maurice. Chicken Soup with Rice
Sendak, Maurice. One Was Johnny
Sendak, Maurice. Where the Wild Things Are
Seuss, Dr. The Cat in the Hat
Seuss, Dr. Green Eggs and Ham
Shulevitz, Uri. Snow
Sidman, Joyce (auth) and Pamela Zagarenski (ill). Red Sings From Treetops: a Year in Colors. 2010.
Slobodkina, Esphyr. Caps for Sale
Spier, Peter. Noah's Ark. 1985. Caldecott.
Tashjian, Virginia. Juba This and Juba That
Tullet, Herve. Press Here. 2011
Wells, Rosemary. Max’s Dragon Shirt (and others)
Wilson, Karma. Bear Snores On (and others)
Wood, Audrey. Heckedy Peg
Young, Ed. Lon Po Po
Zion, Gene. Harry the Dirty Dog