Little Readers Guide is a series where we will be sharing some of our favourite book recommendations for your little ones. Below are excerpts from the books as well as click through images linked to where you can buy them.
Are You My Mother by P.D. Eastman
"I have a mother," said the baby bird. "I know I do. I will find her. I will. I WILL!"
Charlotte's Web by E.B. White
“Why did you do all this for me?' he asked. 'I don't deserve it. I've never done anything for you.' 'You have been my friend,' replied Charlotte. 'That in itself is a tremendous thing.”
Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown
“Goodnight stars, goodnight air, goodnight noises everywhere.”
The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams Bianco
“Real isn't how you are made,” said the Skin Horse. “It's a thing that happens to you. When a child loves you for a long, long time, not just to play with, but REALLY loves you, then you become Real.”
The Big Book of Berenstain Bears by Stan and Jan Berenstain
"Bullies can point out what about you is wrong. But a good friend can show you what about you is strong."
A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett
“Everything's a story - You are a story -I am a story.”
The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
“If you look the right way, you can see that the whole world is a garden.”
Dory Fantasmagory by Abby Hanlon
“I have a fairy godmother named Mr. Nuggy, and he accidentally turned into a chicken.”
PS: Make this cool DIY kids book bin, as pictured above!