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Share A Book - 3 to 5 years

 Share A Book
Suggestions for Parents of Preschool Children: Ages 3 - 5 years. Click on the book cover to go to the Library's catalog and check availability or to place a hold. Use the back button to return to this list.

I Dreamt I was a Dinosaur
Stella Blackstone
A child dreams of being one dinosaur among many.

Click Clack Moo: Cows That Type 
Doreen Cronin
When Farmer Brown's cows find a typewriter in the barn they start making demands, and go on strike when the farmer refuses to give them what they want. 

Olivier Dunrea
Gossie is a gosling who likes to wear bright red boots every day, no matter what she is doing, and so she is heartbroken the day the boots are missing and she can't find them anywhere.


Leaf Man 
Lois Ehlert
A man made of leaves blows away, traveling wherever the wind may take him.

Mama Cat Has Three Kittens 
Denise Fleming
While two kittens copy everything their mother does, their brother naps.

Lillyís Purple Plastic Purse 
Kevin Henkes
Lilly loves everything about school, especially her teacher, but when he asks her to wait a while before showing her new purse, she does something for which she is very sorry later.

Off to School, Baby Duck! 
Amy Hest
Baby Duck experiences the fear of the first day of school, but with a little help from Grampa, everything turns out okay in the end.

Victoria Kann
A little girl who is obsessed with the color pink eats so many pink cupcakes that she herself turns pink.

 Library Lion
Michelle Knudsen
A lion starts visiting the local library but runs into trouble as he tries to both obey the rules and help his librarian friend.

Froggy Gets Dressed
Jonathan London
Rambunctious Froggy hops out into the snow for a winter frolic but is called back by his mother to put on some necessary articles of clothing.

Check the Library catalog for even more Froggy stories.

Martha Speaks
Susan Meddaugh
Problems arise when Martha, the family dog, learns to speak after eating alphabet soup. 


Not Afraid of Dogs
Susanna Pitzer
Young Daniel must confront his fear of dogs when his mom dog sits his aunt's pet.

Not a Box
Antoinette Portis
To an imaginative bunny, a box is not always just a box.

My Friend Rabbit
Eric Rohmann
Something always seems to go wrong when Rabbit is around, but Mouse lets him play with his toy plane anyway because he is his good friend.

Little Pea
Amy Krouse Rosenthal
Little Pea hates eating candy for dinner, but his parents will not let him have his spinach dessert until he cleans his plate.

Russell the Sheep
Rob Scotton
Russell the sheep tries all different ways to get to sleep.

Duck on a Bike
David Shannon
A duck decides to ride a bike and soon influences all the other animals on the farm to ride bikes too.

Come Along Daisy
Jane Simmons
When a bus driver takes a break from his route, a very unlikely volunteer springs up to take his place-a pigeon! But you've never met one like this before. 

Donít Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus
Mo Willems
When a bus driver takes a break from his route, a very unlikely volunteer springs up to take his place-a pigeon! But you've never met one like this before. 

How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight?
Jane Yolen
Mother and child ponder the different ways a dinosaur can say goodnight, from slamming his tail and pouting to giving a big hug and kiss. 

See the Library catalog for other "How Do Dinosaur..." stories.

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