Great Birthday Picture Books!


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Do you know a child that is celebrating a birthday? Share a great picture book and make it a special day. Helping children enjoy books gives a gift that stays with them the rest of their life!

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Great Birthday Picture Books!

  1. 1. Celebrate With a GREAT PICTURE BOOK! Happy Birthday!
  2. 2. Happy Birthday to YOU! <ul><li>By Dr. Seuss </li></ul><ul><li>Describes a birthday celebration in Katroo with the Birthday Bird </li></ul>
  3. 3. Albert’s Birthday <ul><li>By Leslie Tryon </li></ul><ul><li>Patsy Pig plans a surprise birthday party Albert. </li></ul><ul><li>She forgets to invite the guest of honor. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Bunny Cakes <ul><li>By Rosemary Wells </li></ul><ul><li>Max makes an earthworm cake for Grandma. </li></ul><ul><li>He helps Ruby make a cake too. </li></ul><ul><li>Max goes to the store for things she needs. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Bunny Party <ul><li>By Rosemary Wells </li></ul><ul><li>Max and Ruby host a birthday bash for Grandma. </li></ul><ul><li>Ruby sets the table. </li></ul><ul><li>Max makes changes so he can bring his friends. </li></ul>
  6. 6. What’s Cookin’? <ul><li>By Nancy Coffelt </li></ul><ul><li>Ten cooks bake a great big birthday surprise. </li></ul><ul><li>Count them as they arrive. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Too Much Birthday! <ul><li>By Stan & Jan Berenstain </li></ul><ul><li>Sister Bear is distressed that things don't go quite right at her birthday. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Edward in Deep Water <ul><li>By Rosemary Wells </li></ul><ul><li>Edward, a shy young bear, is not ready for birthday pool parties with high-spirited, grade-school bears. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Surprise! Surprise! <ul><li>By Michael Foreman </li></ul><ul><li>Little Panda must overcome his fear of the dark if he wants to surprise his mother on her birthday. </li></ul>
  10. 10. My Happy Birthday Book <ul><li>By Lisa Jahn-Clough </li></ul><ul><li>A girl celebrates her birthday. </li></ul><ul><li>She describes everything she loves about this special day. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Bow-wow Birthday <ul><li>By Lee Wardlaw </li></ul><ul><li>A young girl throws a birthday party for her dog and invites her friends from the neighborhood. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Mouldylocks <ul><li>By Bernard Lodge </li></ul><ul><li>Things get out of control at a surprise birthday party. </li></ul><ul><li>Mouldylocks, the witch, creates a spell to make things right. </li></ul>
  13. 13. The Flying Garbanzos <ul><li>By Barney Saltzberg </li></ul><ul><li>The World-Famous Flying Garbanzos try to keep up with Beanie and his flyaway cake on his second birthday. </li></ul>
  14. 14. Its My Birthday! <ul><li>By Pat Hutchins </li></ul><ul><li>Billy doesn’t want to share his birthday presents with the other monsters. </li></ul><ul><li>Something happens to make him change his mind. </li></ul>
  15. 15. How Many Candles? <ul><li>By Helen Griffith </li></ul><ul><li>On Robbie's tenth birthday, a dog, cat, turtle, and bunch of gnats discuss their ages. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Happy Birthday, Frankie! <ul><li>By Sarah Weeks </li></ul><ul><li>A professor creates a monster. </li></ul><ul><li>They celebrate this birthday with a cake. </li></ul><ul><li>Watch the surprises that follow! </li></ul>
  17. 17. Froggie Bakes a Cake <ul><li>By Jonathan Lumber </li></ul><ul><li>Froggy and his dad get ready for mom’s birthday. </li></ul><ul><li>Froggy wants to do things his own way. </li></ul>
  18. 18. Tell-A-Bunny <ul><li>By Nancy Elizabeth Waller </li></ul><ul><li>Bunnies plan a birthday party, passing the message from one bunny to the next. </li></ul><ul><li>The message changes from bunny to bunny. </li></ul>
  19. 19. Happy Birthday LuLu <ul><li>Caroline Uff </li></ul><ul><li>On her birthday, a young girl receives hugs, cards, telephone calls, presents, and a party. </li></ul>
  20. 20. Ms. Spider’s ABC <ul><li>By David Kirk </li></ul><ul><li>Jumping junebugs, very vivid violets, entertaining earthworms, and other friends of Miss Spider gather to celebrate her birthday. </li></ul>