More Books for Talkers

(Two- and Three-Year-Olds)

Bell, Bab
The Bridge is Up
Vocabulary
2004

Bunting, Eve
Flower Garden
Narrative skills
1994

Bunting, Eve
My Big Boy Bed
Print motivation
2003

Butler, John
Can You Growl Like a Bear?
Print motivation, vocabulary
2007

Carlstron, Nancy White
Jesse Bear, What Will You Wear?
Phonological awareness, narrative skills
1986, 1996

Falwell, Cathryn
Turtle Splash: Countdown at the Pond
Print awareness
2001

Hicks, Barbara Jean
I Like Black and White
Vocabulary
2006

Hillenbrand, Will
Down by the Station
Phonological awareness
1999

Hindley, Judy
The Big Red Bus
Print motivation, print awareness
1995

Horacek, Petr
Butterfly, Butterfly: A Book of Colors
Print motivation
2007

Kimmelman, Leslie
How Do I Love You?
Letter knowledge
2006

Lewis, Kevin
Tugga-Tugga Tugboat
Vocabulary, phonological awareness
2006

London, Jonathan
A Truck Goes Rattley-Bumpa
Print motivation
2005

Luciani, Brigitte
How Will We Get to the Beach?
Narrative Skills
2000

MacDonald, Suse
Here a Chick, Where a Chick
Print motivation
2004

Mannig, Mick
Yuck!
Print motivation
2005

Martin, David
We've All Got Belly Buttons!
Print motivation
2005

Meyers, Susan
Kittens! Kittens! Kittens!
Print awareness, phonological awareness, vocabulary
2007

Olson-Brown, Ellen
Hush, Little Digger
Phonological awareness, Print motivation
2006

Pallotta, Jerry
The Construction Alphabet Book
Letter knowledge
2006

Seeger, Laura Vaccaro
Lemons are not Red
Vocabulary
2004

Simons, Jane
Come Along Daisy
Print motivation
1998

Sturges, Philemon
I Love Trucks!
Print motivation
1999

Uff, Caroline
Lulu’s Busy Day
Narrative Skills
2000

Wojtowycz, David
Can You Choo Choo?
Phonological awareness
2001

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