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The top picks for children up to 18 months of age. This list includes Mother Goose, nursery rhymes, and music CDs.

A list of recommended picture books and collections of nursery rhymes for children 18 months to 3 years of age.

A list of recommended picture books and activity books for children 3-5 years of age.

The Library has numerous books that can help parents discuss topics, such as human sexuality and puberty to their children.

Helpful online resources for parents, as well as links to Web sites of authors who have written picture books for young readers and novels for older children.

Learn about the special services available for teachers, nursery school and daycare staff.


All of the picture books listed in our subject guides can be found at Regina Public Library. Many books are also available in other formats, such as video, cassette, or multi-media kits.

Click on any title to check the Library's current holdings, and/or to place a request to have the item sent to your nearest Library!

Fiction Titles

Nobody Asked Me If I Wanted a Baby Sister, by Martha Alexander

When the New Baby Comes, I'm Moving Out, by Martha Alexander

Welcome to the World, by Giles Andreae

Here Come the Babies, by Catherine and Laurence Anholt

Sophie and the New Baby, by Laurence Anholt

Baby in the Box, by Frank Asch

I Used to Be the Baby, by Robin Ballard

When I Am a Sister, by Robin Ballard

If You Were Born a Kitten, by Marion Dane Bauer

Grandmother's Song, by Marion Dane Bauer

Penelope Penguin: The Incredibly Good Baby, by John Bianchi

You're a Brother, Little Bunny, by Maribeth Boelts

Daniel's Dog, by Jo Ellen Bogart

Franklin's Baby Sister, by Paulette Bourgeois

Daddy's Lullaby, by Tony Bradman

Arthur's Baby, by Marc Brown

Hey, Little Baby! by Nola Buck

No Nap, by Eve Bunting

Our Teacher's Having a Baby, by Eve Bunting

Twinnies, by Eve Bunting

Baby-O, by Nancy White Carlstrom

Big Brother Dustin, by Alden Carter

Silly Baby, by Judith Caseley

I'm a Big Brother, by Joanna Cole

I'm a Big Sister, by Joanna Cole

When You Were Inside Mommy, by Joanna Cole

So Much, by Trish Cooke

Will There Be a Lap For Me? by Dorothy Corey

Za-Za's Baby Brother, by Lucy Cousins

The Lapsnatcher, by Bruce Coville

What Shall We Do With the Boo-hoo Baby? by Cressida Cowell

Thirsty Baby, Catherine Ann Cullen

Shadow's Baby, by Margery Cuyler

Barfburger Baby, I Was Here First! by Paula Danziger

The Baby Sister, by Tomie dePaola

We Have a Baby, by Cathryn Falwell

What's He Doing Now? by Patti Farmer

A Special Something, by Jan Fearnley

On the Day You Were Born, by Debra Frasier

Tiger and the New Baby, by Vivian French & Rebecca Elgar

Grow! Babies! by Penny Gentieu

Baby on Board, by Kes Gray

As Big As You, by Elaine Greenstein

Hi, New Baby! by Robie H. Harris

Happy Birth Day, by Robie H. Harris

Hello Benny! Growing up Stories, What It's Like to Be a Baby, by Robie H. Harris

New Born, by Kathy Henderson and Caroline Binch

The Baby Dances, by Kathy Henderson

Julius, the Baby of the World, by Kevin Henkes

The Babies Are Coming! by Amy Hest

You're the Boss, Baby Duck, by Amy Hest

Baby Talk, by Fred Hiatt

Big Like Me, by Anna Grossnickle Hines

A Baby Sister for Frances, by Russell Hoban

Angelina's Baby Sister, by Katharine Holabird

Mommy's Lap, by Ruth Horowitz

Bouncing Time, by Patricia Hubbell

I Hear, by Rachel Isadora

I See, by Rachel Isadora

I Touch, by Rachel Isadora

This New Baby, by Teddy Jam and Karen Reczuch

Look At the Baby, by Kelly Johnson

Counting Kisses, by Karen Katz

Peter's Chair, by Ezra Jack Keats

Geraldine's Baby Brother, by Holly Keller

The Noisy Baby, by Moira Kemp

A Monster in the House, by Elisa Kleven

Welcoming Babies, by Margy Burns Knight

I'm a Baby, You're a Baby, by Lisa Kopper

My Baby Brother Has Ten Tiny Toes, by Laura Leuck

Baby's First Year, by Debbie MacKinnon

I Can't Talk Yet, But When I Do... by Julie Markes

Baby Steps, by Peter McCarty

This Baby, by Julia McClelland

New Baby, by Emily Arnold McCully

Step by Step, by Bruce McMillan

Now I'm Big, by Margaret Miller

Up to the Skies and Down Again, by Nanette Newman and Sam Williams

The Baby Goes Beep, by Rebecca O'Connell

Where's the Baby? by Tom Paxton

Veronica's First Year, by Jean Sasso Rheingrover

Hello Baby! by Lizzy Rockwell

What Baby Wants, by Phyllis Root

I Want a Sister, by Tony Ross

Hannah's Baby Sister, by Marisabina Russo

Waiting for Hannah, by Marisabina Russo

A Teeny, Tiny Baby, by Amy Schwartz

What Baby Needs, by William Sears and Martha Sears

How I Named the Baby, by Linda Shute

One Up, One Down, by Carol Snyder

Baby Says, by John Steptoe

Rolling Rose, by James Stevenson

A Place for Ben, by Jeanne Titherington

A Baby for Grace, by Ian Whybrow

Talk, Baby! by Harriet Ziefert

Non-fiction Titles

The New Baby At Your House, by Joanna Cole

Where Do Babies Come From? by Angela Royston

How I Was Born, by Marie Wabbes

Mommy's in the Hospital Having a Baby, by Maxine B. Rosenberg

Before You Were Born, by Margaret Sheffield

What to Expect When Mommy's Having a Baby, by Heidi Murkoff

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