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    Default Great books for babies/toddlers

    DS 81/2 months and loves having books read to him. Especially loves books with lots of rhyming.

    Some we love include Lynley Dodd's Hairy Maclary series as well as Sandra Boynton's board books.

    Would love to hear some recommendations from all of you.

    Looking to increase our little library

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    Where is the Green Sheep
    Giraffes Can't Dance
    Check on Me

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    All Fall Down- Helen Oxenbury
    Good Night Moon
    The Owl and the Pussycat
    There was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly
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    I love the Mr McGee books, they have great rhymes

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    Thanks guys, great suggestions.
    Now to do some online book shopping

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    DS is 15mo and loves books as well. He likes to "read" anything himself but likes us to read him:

    Slinky Malinky
    Fish Don't Play Ball
    Spot Loves His Mum/Dad
    Postman Pat (think there must be a series but we have Ted Glen's Surprise).
    That's Not My Dinosaur/Monster/Train/Plane/Puppy/Penguin/Pony etc
    Spots First Words/Numbers

    He doesn't mind us reading the longer Little Golden Books in the background e.g. The Poky Little Puppy, Scuffy the Tugboat

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    Time For Bed by Mem Fox is our fave! And Peepo! And Dear Zoo.

    And any Spot book

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    Sharing a shell
    the gruffalo

    Both were sent to us from the uk, but I'm sure you could get them on line. Sharing a shell is lovely and so colourful.

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    We love Mem Fox too- Where is the green sheep, Hello baby & Time for bed.
    Nighty Night
    Monkey's surprise
    I love you every little bit

    Are you a member of a library? My 18 month old is loving selecting stories every couple of weeks.

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    Green eggs and ham and the cat in a hat by Dr Seuss is loved around here!

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