Some classics this week, as well as a few books not to check out to teach your toddler about the country.
Top of the Pile
The House in the Night by Susan Marie Swanson
Have to say I was skeptical when I first checked out this book when it won the Caldecott in 2009. I thought the poetry was a bit of a stretch, but it really has grown on me. It goes without saying that the illustrations rock. And it’s one of Monkey’s favorite explicitly-about-going-to-sleep books. I need to take my own advice and buy this awesome book so my library can have its copy back. Continue reading