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My Favorite Children’s Books

I’m not ashamed to admit that I am a bibliophile.  I love books.   I’d like to say I’ve never met a book I didn’t like, but I had to read The Jungle by Upton Sinclair when I was in middle school.  To be fair, maybe I would enjoy it now… but my vague recollections of the book make me think probably not.  I don’t have nearly as much time to read books these days, at least not books without pictures.  Having spent a decent amount of time with children’s books, I thought I would give my 2 cents on my favorite children’s books of late. – several of which have come via Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library.  If you aren’t familiar with this program and have children between 0 and 5 years of age, please look it up and see if it is available in your area (availability is only in Australia, Canada, United Kingdoms and the United States of America).  Each month they send your child a new age appropriate book, free of charge.  My girls get excited when their monthly book comes in (ok, Mom gets excited too).  I’m actually going to be a little sad when they end up aging out of the program.  But back to the books…

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