Children’s Books

There are a lot of children’s books out there! More than any one parent or kid can read in a lifetime. We like to share our favorites to help you find only the best literary treasures around.

The Best Picture Books of All Time | From Blue Bells and Cockle Shells

These are our favorite picture books of all time. This list has been accumulated over the last 2 1/2 decades and is still evolving. Be sure to check our other recommended reading lists for book for all seasons and holidays! Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, by Judith Viorst – originally […]

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Our Favorite Halloween Picture Books | From Blue Bells and Cockle Shells

These are our favorite Halloween picture books. This list has been accumulated over the last 2 1/2 decades and is still evolving. Be sure to check our other recommended reading lists for book for all seasons and holidays! Big Pumpkin – The witch has grown the biggest pumpkin ever, and now she wants to make […]

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Our Favorite Autumn Picture Books | From Blue Bells and Cockle Shells

These are some of the best picture books for Autumn. This list has been accumulated over the last 2 1/2 decades and is still evolving. Be sure to check our other recommended reading lists for book for all seasons and holidays! Apple Cake – An old lady wants to bake an apple cake. She has […]

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