Picture Book Round Up

A roundup post of all the Picture books that I enjoyed over the last 6 weeks or so. Most have their own posts, but this is a convenient catch-all.


everywhere. This book is chock full of full color photos that will make your dog crazed toddler super happy.

Told from the point of view of sea creatures, this picture book imparts a larger lesson about the fact that we share this planet with ocean dwellers.


Instagram famous?

Kiely knows she is a star- you'll laugh along with the evidence she presents.

Worth the wait

This one won't be available until July, but for animal loving folks in the picture book stage this one is worth it.

This story made me want to drop everything and head to a beach. (honestly, half of Chicago feels that way all Winter, but this book pushed that feeling to the forefront)

I sneakily ordered this from Britain cause I couldn't wait until October. It is truly a Lost Words spell book. If you love Nature Study- this one is for you.

Poetry and Art

Perfect for your Poetry Tea time reading- we loved this book.


Jennifer Naughton

I'm a lifelong bibliophile who happens to love children's books and who should have become a librarian. Instead I horde books in case of apocalypse or the enactment of a Fahrenheit 451 type law. My five kids accept my addiction and have learned to accept books in odd places.