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Resource Books for Baby Storytimes

Resource Books for Baby Storytimes

The list of resource books below is a compilation of recommendations from Colorado baby storytime providers. The first eight books were each mentioned more than once.

For resources online, check Online Resources for Planning Baby Storytimes.

Most Recommended:

Babies in the Library! by Jane Marino. 2007. (recommended 4 times)
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The Complete Book of Rhymes, Songs, Poems, Fingerplays, and Chants. by Jackie Silberg and Pam Schiller. 2002. (recommended 2 times)
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Early Literacy Storytimes @ Your Library: Partnering with Caregivers for Success. by Saroj Nadkarni Ghoting and Pamela Martin-Diaz. 2006. (recommended 2 times)
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Lapsit Services for the Very Young II: A How-To-Do-It Manual. by Linda L. Ernst. 2001. (recommended 2 times)
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Literate Beginnings: Programs for Babies and Toddlers. by Debby Ann Jeffery. 1995. (recommend 2 times)
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Mother Goose on the Loose: A Handbook and CD-ROM Kit with Scripts, Rhymes, Songs, Flannel-board Patterns, and Activities for Promoting Early Childhood Development. by Betsy Diamant-Cohen. 2006. (recommended 3 times)
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Toddle On Over: Developing Infant and Toddler Literature Programs. by Robin Works Davis. 1998. (recommended 2 times)
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What'll I Do with the Baby-O? Nursery Rhymes, Songs, and Stories for Babies. by Jane Cobb. 2006. (recommended 2 times)
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Also Recommended:

125 Brain Games for Babies: Simple Games to Promote Early Brain Development. by Jackie Silberg. 1999.
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Baby Rhyming Time. by Linda L. Ernst. 2008.
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The Big Book of Stories, Songs, and Singalongs: Programs for Babies, Toddlers, and Families. by Beth Maddigan. 2003.
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Books, Babies, and Libraries: Serving Infants, Toddlers, Their Parents & Caregivers. by Ellin Greene. 1991.
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The Complete Resource Book for Infants: Over 700 Experiences for Children from Birth to 18 Months. by Pam Schiller. 2005.
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The Complete Resource Book for Toddlers and Twos: Over 2000 Experiences and Ideas! by Pam Schiller.
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I'm a Little Teapot! Presenting Preschool Storytime. by Jane Cobb. 1996.
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Lapsit Services for the Very Young: A How-To-Do-It-Manual. by Linda L. Ernst. 1995.
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The Mailbox. (magazine)
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Mother Goose Time: Library Programs for Babies and Their Caregivers. by Jane Marino and Dorothy F Houlihan. 1992.
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Parent's Guide to Play. [Gymboree Parent's Guide] ed. by Wendy S. Masi and Roni Cohen Leiderman. 2006.
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Storytime: Not Just for Kids Anymore.
[Booklet and DVD from Multnomah County Library]

Storytimes for Two-Year-Olds. by Judy Nichols.1998.
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Wee Sing for Baby. Book and CD. by Pamela Conn Beall and Susan Hagen Nip. 1996.
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