A big thank you to Bernard from the Kommetjie Library for this months recommended reading list for 0 – 3 year olds.


Thomas the Tank Engine – Rev. Wilbert Awdry

Thomas-the-tank-engineSince the publication of the original Thomas the Tank Engine in 1946, millions of children and their parents all over the world have loved this series of bedtime stories about Thomas and his friends.

Since the publication of the original Thomas the Tank Engine in 1946, millions of children and their parents all over the world have loved this series of bedtime stories about Thomas and his friends.

Where’s Spot – Eric Hill

where-is-spotEric Hill’s iconic first lift-the-flap book celebrates 30 years since first publication in hardback. The simple text and colourful pictures will engage a whole new generation of pre-readers as they lift the picture flaps in search of Spot

We’re Going on a Bear Hunt – Michael Rosen, Helen Oxenbury

we-are-going-on-a-bear-huntWill you come too? For more than twenty-five years readers have been swishy swashing and splash sploshing through this award-winning favourite. Join in the fun!

Kipper – Mick Inkpen

kipperKipper’s basket is in a terrible mess. His rabbit, his bone and his ball are all chewed and soggy. And his smelly old blanket is disgusting. Kipper looks for somewhere more comfortable to sleep.

 

Can’t You Sleep, Little Bear? – Martin Waddell, Barbara Firth (Illustrator)

cant-you-sleep-little-bear

It’s bedtime, and Little Bear can’t get to sleep. He’s frightened of the dark, the dark all around, which not even Big Bear’s largest lantern can light up. Big Bear finds a way to show Little Bear that there is no need to be afraid.