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Books for Life: Children's Book Recommendations

Babies Upto 18 mos

Happy Baby ABC series

My First Signs


Toddlers (18 mos to 3 yrs)

Llama Llama Red Pajama

The Mine-O-Saur

A Children's Treasury of Nursery Rhymes


Pre-Schoolers (3 - 5 yrs)

Pigs Love Potatoes

Born Yesterday - The Diary of a Young Journalist

Bob Books

These books are a great way for kids to learn reading!


8 yrs & up

Extra Credit - By Andrew Clements

* 2009 Parents' Choice Recommended Seal winner


Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story


The Cricket in Times Square -  By George Selden


12 yrs & up

Maus I: A Survivor's Tale: My Father Bleeds History  - By Art Spiegelman

* Suggested by contributor Tanvi

Maus II: A Survivor's Tale: And Here My Troubles Began - By Art Spiegelman

This book is a winner of 1992 Pulitzer prize.

* Suggested by contributor Tanvi

Ignited Minds - By A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

* Suggested by contributor Sandhya Marathe


The Adventures of Tom Sawyer - By Mark Twain

Huckleberry Finn  -  By Mark Twain


Oliver Twist  - By Charles Dickens


Great Expectations - By Charles Dickens


Little Women - By Louisa May Alcott

Books for Life: Children's Book Recommendations

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