25 Beloved Picture Books for Kids Ages 4-8

We absolutely love reading. This is a book I compiled one summer of the books our family loves!  Just click on the picture or link below to print out the list.

Books–25 Beloved Books Free Printable Lists


25 Beloved Books for 4-8 Year Olds (In no particular order) These are affiliate links.

  1. Millions of Cats  by Wanda Gág
  2. Miss Nelson Is Missing!by Harry Allard
  3. Strega Nona: Book & CD by Tomie De Paola 
  4. The Art Lesson  by Tomie De Paola
  5. Stellaluna and Crickwing by Janell Cannon
  6. Caps for Sale by Esphyr Slobodkina 
  7. Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak 
  8. If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff 
  9. Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes  by Eric Litwin
  10. Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by John Archambault 
  11. The Lorax  by Dr. Seuss 
  12. Jumanji by Chris Van Allsburg (and any of his books!)
  13. Sylvester and the Magic Pebble by William Steig
  14. Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge by Mem Fox 
  15. Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse by Kevin Henkes
  16. Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish
  17. The Paper Bag Princess by Robert N. Munsch
  18. Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day by Judith Viorst 
  19. The Mitten by Jan Brett 
  20. The True Story of the Three Little Pigs by Jon Scieszka
  21. Basil of Baker Street by Eve Titus
  22. Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People’s Ears: A West African Tale by Verna Aardema
  23. Frog and Toad Are Friends by Arnold Lobel
  24. I Wanna Iguana by Karen Kaufman Orloff
  25. Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans 

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