Talk, Sing, Read and Play with Your Baby!
Board Books
Go! go! go! [board book]
An oversized, interactive storybook features planes, trains and other moving vehicles and is augmented by touch-and-feel elements, sturdy car-shaped tabs, and engaging mirror accents.

Humpty dumpty [board book]
Presents an illustrated version of the classic nursery rhyme, with music printed on the back cover. On board pages.

I'm a little teapot!
Presents the lyrics to the nursery rhyme along with illustrations featuring children acting out the motions indicated by the song. On board pages.

Oink, moo, meow [board book]
Introduces animal sounds, including those made by lions, hamsters, and ducks.

Things that go [board book]
A collection of captioned photographs of cars, trucks, trains, and more.

Beaton, Clare     
Clare Beaton's farmyard rhymes [board book]
Presents classic illustrated nursery rhymes with a farmyard theme.

Beaton, Clare     
Clare Beaton's nursery rhymes
A collection of nursery rhymes newly illustrated by the author.

Boynton, Sandra     
Doggies : a counting and barking book [board book]
Dogs of all shapes and sizes bark from one to ten.

Boynton, Sandra     
Moo, baa, la la la! [board book]
Various humourously drawn animals demonstrate the very different, and often amusing sounds they make

Boynton, Sandra     
Perfect piggies! : a book! a song! a celebration! [board book]
From their wonderfully round noses to their curly little tails, piggies describe how perfect they are, how much they have in common, and how they differ, too.

Boynton, Sandra     
The going to bed book [board book]
An assortment of animals on a boat take a bath, put on their pajamas, brush their teeth, and exercise before going to bed.

Boynton, Sandra     
Tickle time! [board book]
Illustrations and rhyming text reveal the importance of a good tickle.

Brown, James     
Farm [board book]
"Introduce babies to the animal residents of a farm in a bright, graphic, nearly wordless board book that will grab their attention as it fosters developing visual skills. Each right-hand page features a simple white shape of a pig, sheep, dog, horse, goose, or cow against a vivid background, while the facing page features the same shape in a charming, folk-art-style pattern"--Description from

Campbell, Rod     
Dear zoo : a lift-the-flap book
Each animal arriving from the zoo as a possible pet fails to suit its prospective owner, until just the right one is found. Movable flaps reveal the contents of each package.

Church, Caroline     
Ten tiny toes
Combines art with rhymes in an adaptation of the classic song, "Head, Shoulders, Knees, and Toes," that reveals how ears wiggle and bellies giggle.

Fox, Mem     
Ten little fingers and ten little toes
Rhyming text compares babies born in different places and in different circumstances, but they all share the commonality of ten little fingers and ten little toes. On board pages.

Hoban, Tana     
White on black
White illustrations against a black background depict such objects as a horse, baby bottle, and sailboat. On board pages.

Janovitz, Marilyn     
Go baby go!
A baby enjoys playing with his pets and different objects in the garden. On board pages.

Janovitz, Marilyn     
Play baby play!
Babies enjoy a variety of fun activities together. On board pages.

Katz, Karen     
Counting kisses [board book]
How many kisses does a tired baby need to change her from crying into sleeping?

Katz, Karen     
How does baby feel? [board book]
Young children describe how they feel when they want milk and crackers, get tickled, yawn, and receive lots of kisses.

Katz, Karen     
Ten tiny tickles
Family members awaken a baby with tickles, from one little tickle on a lovely sleepy head to ten tiny tickles on chubby, tubby toes.

Katz, Karen     
Where is baby's yummy tummy? : a Karen Katz lift-the-flap book.
Features images of a baby complemented by oversized, interactive lift-flaps that reveal the baby's nose, feet, and other body parts. On board pages.

Kirwan, Wednesday     
Baby loves to rock!
Humorous text and colorful illustrations fill the pages of Baby Loves to Rock! It is full of funny puns and rhymes about a variety of comical animals enjoying different genres of music. On board pages.

Kubler, Annie     
Pat-a-cake [board pages]
Presents an illustrated version of the classic nursery rhyme. On board pages.

Linenthal, Peter     
Look look outside
A baby looks outside the window and sees all sorts of interesting things, in a book with high-contrast black-and-white illustrations. On board pages.

Murphy, Mary     
I kissed the baby! [board book]
Various animals tell how they saw, fed, sang to, tickled, and kissed the new duckling.

Murphy, Mary     
Quick duck!
"Over and under, around and down--where is he going in such a hurry?"--Page [4] of cover.

Murphy, Mary     
Slow snail
Follow Snail's shiny trail as she slowly makes her way home for dinner.

O'Connell, Rebecca     
The baby goes beep [board book]
A baby makes various sounds as he explores the world around him.

Opal, Paola     
Rokko [board book]
Rokko the raccoon looks for a nice place to sleep, but finds that something is missing. On board pages.

Oxenbury, Helen     
Clap hands

Oxenbury, Helen     
Say goodnight

Oxenbury, Helen     
Tickle, tickle [board book]

Patricelli, Leslie     
Huggy kissy
An exuberant infant is lifted high in the air by Mommy, kissed on the tummy by Daddy, and snuggled by a puppy.

Patricelli, Leslie     
Tubby [board book]
Baby loves playing during bath time. On board pages.

Rescek, Sanja     
Calm & soothe [board book]
Features five songs and activities that encourage interaction between parent and baby, and helps to build a sense of security and confidence.

Richmond, Marianne     
The night night book [board book]
Wraps up the day as toys, dogs, and cars are told good night.

Van Camp, Richard     
Welcome song for baby : a lullaby for newborns
A poem describing the uniqueness of a newborn baby and its family's love is accompanied by colorful images of babies with their families.

Verdick, Elizabeth     
Babies snuggle up to blankets, stuffed animals, pets, and people, depicting the many loving connections that can come from touch.

Wattenberg, Jane     
Mrs Mustard's baby faces
One side features photographs of smiling infants of different races, while the other shows those same infants when they are upset.

Williams, Sue     
I went walking [board book]
During the course of a walk, a young boy identifies animals of different colors.

Wilson, Karma     
Baby, I love you [board book]
From faces to feet, this book tells babies why we love them so much.

Wood, Don     
Piggies [board book]
Ten little piggies dance on a young child's fingers and toes before finally going to sleep.

Yoon, Salina     
Peek-a-love [board book]
Identifies what a bee, a butterfly, a fish, and a bear love, using lift-up flaps and cut-out hearts to reveal each animal's cherished object.

Yoon, Salina     
Who do I see? [board book]
Young readers are invited to identify animals with different color patterns, in a die-cut book with insets of holographic foil. On board pages.

Picture Books, Nursery Rhymes & Songs
My very first Mother Goose
A collection of more than sixty nursery rhymes including "Hey Diddle, Diddle, " "Pat-a-Cake, " "Little Jack Horner, " and "Pussycat, Pussycat."

Shake my sillies out : Raffi songs to read
Animals and campers join together in the woods one evening and shake their sillies, clap their crazies, and yawn their sleepies out. Includes unaccompanied melody.

The itsy bitsy spider
Presents the popular children's rhyme with colorful illustrations and finger play activities for each line of the rhyme.

Adler, Victoria     
All of baby, nose to toes
Rhyming text celebrates everything about a beloved baby, from eyes to toes.

Baker, Keith     
Big fat hen [board books]
Big Fat Hen counts to ten with her friends and all their chicks.

Barton, Byron     
The three bears
While three bears are away from home, Goldilocks ventures inside their house, tastes their porridge, tries their chairs, and finally falls asleep in Baby Bear's bed.

Cabrera, Jane     
Twinkle, twinkle, little star
A version of the well-known song featuring animals from around the world as they wonder about the twinkling star.

Cimarusti, Marie Torres     

Feiffer, Kate     
No go sleep!
A baby does not want to go to sleep, even as everything else around her wishes her a good night.

Fleming, Denise     
Sleepy, oh so sleepy
Depicts a number of animal babies sleeping as a mother puts her own baby to bed.

Fox, Mem     
Hello, baby! :
A baby encounters a variety of young animals, including a clever monkey, a hairy warthog, and a dusty lion cub, before discovering the most precious creature of all.

Fox, Mem     
Time for bed
As darkness falls various animal parents get their children ready for sleep.

Harrington, Tim     
This little piggy
Expands on the traditional counting rhyme, revealing exciting things the second set of toes does which inspire the first set to try more "fun stuff" too.

Henderson, Kathy     
Look at you! : a baby body book

Hines, Anna Grossnickle     
1, 2, buckle my shoe
A child learns to count with the help of a classic nursery rhyme.

Johnston, Tony     
Laugh out loud baby
The first time a baby laughs, his entire extended family gathers for a party in hopes of hearing the sweet sound again.

Katz, Karen     
Babies on the bus
Presents lyrics to the well-known song, interspersed with additional verses about babies.

Krilanovich, Nadia     
Chicken, chicken, duck!
Easy-to-read, rhythmic text about a group of farm animals, led by a tenacious duck, who play a noisy game together.

Lawrence, John     
This little chick
A little chick shows that he can make the sounds of the animals in his neighborhood.

Lobel, Anita     
Hello, day!
Various animals greet the sunrise in their own unique voices, except for the owl who welcomes the night.

McMullan, Kate     
Baby Goose
A collection of nursery rhymes for babies.

Murphy, Mary     
A kiss like this
Celebrates the loving bond between mothers and babies on split-page, surprise-reveal spreads of kissing parent-child animal pairs, including elephants, tiny mice, and bubbling fish.

O'Connell, Rebecca     
Baby parade
Illustrations and simple text follow babies as they walk, crawl, ride in strollers, or are carried while enjoying a day with their families.

O'Keefe, Susan Heyboer     
Baby day
In rhyming text, babies are described participating in activities, from laughing and crying to playing Pat-a-cake and Peek-a-boo.

Pinkney, J Brian     
Hush, little baby
An illustrated version of the traditional folk song in which a father promises the world to his restless baby daughter.

Reiser, Lynn     
My baby and me
Photographs and simple text portray interactions between babies and their toddler siblings.

Reiser, Lynn     
You and me, Baby
Photographs and simple text portray interactions between babies and parents.

Richards, Laura Elizabeth Howe     
Jiggle joggle jee!
Baby goes for a rollicking ride on a jiggling, joggling locomotive.

Sartell, Debra     
Time for bed, baby Ted
At bedtime, Baby Ted finds many ways to avoid going to bed.

Savadier, Elivia     
Time to get dressed!
While time flies by on a busy morning, Solomon is determined to dress himself, but his father intervenes and all goes smoothly--for a while.

Snyder, Betsy E     
Sweet dreams lullaby
A young bunny goes to sleep and dreams of the soothing colors, shapes, sights, and sounds of nature.

Sturges, Philemon     
How do you make a baby smile?
Animal parents use their best tricks to make their babies smile, laugh, coo, and grin.

Tafuri, Nancy     
All kinds of kisses
Each barnyard animal has its favorite kind of kiss, but the best of all is a mother's goodnight kiss.

Tafuri, Nancy     
Goodnight, my duckling
As a mother duck leads her ducklings home, one dawdles and is left behind but, luckily, a friend is there to help the little duckling back to his nest in time for bed.

Thomas, Jan     
Is everyone ready for fun?
Chicken's cow visitors try to jump, dance, and wiggle on his couch, which is much too tiny for such exuberant activities.

Van Laan, Nancy     
Scrubba dub
Mama Bunny tries to bathe her energetic toddler.

Williams, Vera B     
"More more more" said the baby : 3 love stories
Three babies are caught up in the air and given loving attention by a father, grandmother, and mother.

Apple apple [sound recording]
CDJ 782.4208

Goodnight, sleep tight [sound recording]
CDJ 782.4208

Ladybug one [sound recording]
CDJ 782.4208

Rockabye baby! Lullaby renditions of Pearl Jam [sound recording]
When baby's cries are turned up to ten and bedtime becomes a riot act, this collection of Pearl Jam inspired lullabies will ensure that it is going to be a better night.
CDJ 782.4298

Singable songs for the very young [sound recording]
CDJ 782.4208

Babypants, Caspar     
Baby Beatles! [sound recording]
Caspar Babypants has put together an amazing collection of inventive simple covers of classic Beatles songs designed specifically for kids ages 0-6 and their parents. The songs have been pared down to their basic elements to let the melodies and lyrics come through clearly so that young brains can grab on to them easily and parents can enjoy the songs in a new way with their kids.
CDJ 782.4208

Babypants, Caspar     
I found you! [sound recording]
CDJ 782.4208

Beaton, Clare     
Mrs. Moon : lullabies for bedtime [sound recording]
Soft fabric and muted shade illustrations accompany the text of twenty lullabies, including children's rhymes and betime poems. The CD contains performances of each one.
TBJ 782.4208 +BK

Gill, Jim     
Jim Gill sings Do Re Mi on his toe leg knee [sound recording]
CDJ 782.4208

Reid-Naiman, Kathy     
Sally go round the sun : songs and rhymes from the parent-child Mother Goose program [sound recording]
CDJ 782.4298

Reid-Naiman, Kathy     
Zoom zoom cuddle and croon [sound recording]
CDJ 782.4298

Habla, canta, lee y juega
Pio peep! : traditional Spanish nursery rhymes
A collection of more than two dozen nursery rhymes in Spanish, from Spain and Latin America, with English translations.

Baker, Keith     
¡Mamá Clo-cló!
Big Fat Hen counts to ten with her friends and all their chicks.

Christelow, Eileen     
Cinco monitos brincando en la cama , Five little monkeys jumping on the bed [board book]
A counting book in which one by one the little monkeys jump on the bed only to fall off and bump their heads. On board pages.

Katz, Karen     
¡Cu-cú, bebé! : un libro de solapas interactivas y divertidas

Orozco, Jose Luis     
De colores and other Latin-American folk songs for children [sound recording]

Patricelli, Leslie     
The birthday box , Mi caja de cumpleanos

  August 2014