I Love Mom with The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle

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Age Range: 3 years – 5 years

Publisher: World of Eric Carle

Publication Date: March 14, 2017

The Very Hungry Caterpillar journeys from one mother child pair to another in this picture book. The audience learns why mom’s are loved. The words are sparse but well chosen. Only one to six words appear on two page spreads which makes this a great read for young audiences. Mr. Carle’s vivid collage designs on white background are eye-catching.

L is for Love: A Heartfelt Alphabet

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L is for Love: A Heartfelt Alphabet by author/illustrator Greg Paprocki

Age Range:  toddler and up

Publisher: Gibbs Smith

Publication Date: December 4, 2018

In this alphabet board book, words and illustrations represent deeds  linked to care and connection throughout all 26  letters. Important lessons learned in few words. Illustrations are vibrant and diverse. Wonderful gift for any age.