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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

Carnival, by Robin Ballard

Madeline and the Gypsies, by Ludwig Bemelmans

Clown, by Quentin Blake

Lottie's Circus, by Joan W. Blos

The Circus Alphabet, by Linda Bronson

Sophie the Circus Princess, by Stig Claesson

The Midnight Circus, by Peter Collington

You See a Circus, I See-- by Mike Downs

The Piggest Show on Earth, by Arlene Dubanevich

Circus, by Lois Ehlert

Ginger Jumps, by Lisa Campbell Ernst

Circus Berserkus, by Peter Eyvindson

Olivia Saves the Circus, by Ian Falconer

Grusha, by Barbara Bustetter Falk

Fat Charlie's Circus, by Marie-Louise Gay

Zorina Ballerina, by Enzo Giannini

The Circus, by Heidi Goennel

Angelina At the Fair, by Katharine Holabird

Barnyard Big Top, by Jill Kastner

Going to the Fair, by Sheryl McGarlane

Moses Goes to the Circus, by Isaac Millman

Circus Shapes, by Stuart J. Murphy

Circus Days, by Roger Pare with Bertrand Gauthier

Engelbert Joins the Circus, by Tom Paxton

The Balancing Act: A Counting Song, by Merle Peek

Encore for Eleanor, by Bill Peet

Pamela Camel, by Bill Peet

Star of the Circus, by Michael & Mary Beth Sampson

Sing a Song of Circus, by Ward Schumaker

If I Ran the Circus, by Dr. Seuss

Miss Bindergarten Plans a Circus With Kindergarten, by Joseph Slate

Circus Caps for Sale, by Esphyr Slobodkina

Peter Spier's Circus! by Peter Spier

The Flying Acorns, by James Stevenson

The Brass Ring, by Nancy Tafuri

Simon at the Circus, by Gilles Tibo

Ernest and Celestine At the Circus, by Gabrielle Vincent

Morgan the Magnificent, by Ian Wallace

The Circus, by Brian Wildsmith

Barkley, by Syd Hoff

Zena and the Witch Circus, by Alice Low

Morris and Boris At the Circus, by B. Wiseman

Non-fiction Titles

Country Fair, by Gail Gibbons

Better Homes and Gardens At the Circus

Circus Stars, by Kyle Carter

Old Bet and the Start of the American Circus, by Robert McClung

I Want to Be a Clown, by Ivan Bulloch & Diane James

Clowns, by Harriet Langsam Sobol

Clowning Around: Jokes About the Circus, by Rick & Ann Walton

Merry-Go-Day, by Sheree Fitch

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