What’s that thing? How does this work? Why are we doing this? Preschoolers have plenty of questions as they broaden their experiences and ideas of the world. Connecting words with pictures, exploring the alphabet, telling the time, recognising colours, shapes, animals and numbers – sharing books with your children can help them understand the things they experience every day. Here are some books to help answer some of life’s little questions.
A survival guide for the busiest job you'll ever have: being a toddler.
Learn your abc with The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
A beautiful story of acknowledging the past and working together for a brighter future.
A bright, bold and brand new baby board book series
Try to keep up with the bouncing ball as it travels down the street, between two cars, into a gutter, down a storm drain …
What could be cuter than an Alligator in an Anorak? Maybe a Rhino in a Rocket? A Tiger in a Tent or a Whale in a Wigwam? Every letter in this offbeat alphabet book will make you smile, no matter how well you know your ABCs.
Follow a little ladybird on her fun-filled learning adventures
Help your little one learn to count to 10
Help your little one discover the colourful world around them
Books for the independent masters of self-control born 22 December – 19 January.
Books for the open-minded, philosophical enthusiasts born 22 November – 21 December.
Books for the assertive, resourceful decision-makers born 23 October – 21 November.