Celebrate Picture Book Month with these five books from our 100 Picture Books to Keep on the Shelves list.
Sylvester and the Magic Pebble by William Steig
When Sylvester finds a magic pebble that answers his wishes, life changes forever. Especially when a lion ambushes him and a misplaced wish comes with unexpected consequences.
With intricate illustrations and mischief abound, the beloved tale of Peter Rabbit has entertained children for generations.
The entire neighborhood comes to visit when Omu is busy in her kitchen. Generously, she offers each visitor a bit of her stew, but will she give it all away and have none left for herself?
Celebrating observation and imagination, this story focuses on how every person carries a different perspective.
Tikki Tikki Tembo by Arlene Mosel, illustrations by Blair Lent
This re-creation of a Chinese folktale had enchanted children, teachers, and parents for decades.