Alphabet Books: Master List

On your way to the Library in search for books that go with your Letter of the Week?  I have compiled all my findings thus far (with a few letters missing) if you want a handy list of things to look for or request.   Let me know if you find good ones not of the list so I can add them!

ABC Books: Alphabet Adventure by Audrey Wood, My ABC Bible Verses by Susan Hunt, Eating the Alphabet: Fruits & Vegetables from A to Z by Lois Ehlert, S is for Shepherd by Tricia Lowenfield, Dr. Seuss’s ABC’s: An Amazing Alphabet Book!, Anamalia by Greame Base, ABC Doctor: Staying Healthy from A to Z by Liz Murphy, K is for Kissing a Cool Kangaroo by Giles Andreae, Alphab’art: Find the letters hidden in the paintings by Anne Guery, The Z was Zapped by Chris Van Allsburg, Pigs for A to Z by Arthur Geisert, A is for Aardvark: Double the Letters! Double the Fun! by Mark Shulman, Babar’s ABC’s by Laurent de Brunhoff, 3-D ABC: A Sculptural Alphabet by Bob Raczka, Brazil ABCs: A Book About the People and Places of Brazil by David Seidman, Who put the B in the Ballyhoo by Carlyn Beccia, A Treasury of Alphabets published by The Chicken House, A is for ZebrA: A Happy Ending On Every Page by Mark Shulman, Zoo Clues Animal Alphabet by Alex Lluch, Maze Ways A to Z by Roxi Munro (One of our Fav’s), L is for Lone Star: A Texas Alphabet by Carol Crane, Wild West Trail Ride Maze by Roxi Munro

A Books: Magic Tree House #6: Afternoon on the Amazon by Mary Pope Osborne, Alligator Boy by Cynthia Rylant & Diane Goode

B Books: The Ballad of Matthew’s Begats by Andrew Petterson, The Berenstain Bears, Baby Bounce by Linda Hayward, Dr. Seuss’s Mr. Brown can Moo! Can You?, Buzz Said the Bee by Lewison, Biscuit by Capucilli, Curious George at the Baseball Game, A Visitor for Bear by Bonny Becker, Beans Baker Number Five by Richard Torrey, and The Bible.

C Books: Corduroy, Clone Wars early readers series, The Cat in the Hat, Charlie & Lola books, Clifford books, In the Castle by Anna Milbourne, 1 2 3 California by Puck, Cowboys by Catriona Clarke, Castles & Forts by Simon Adams, My Car by Byron Barton, The Sand Castle Contest by Robert Munsch, There was an Old Lady who Swallowed a Shell by Lucille Colandro, John Deere’s Big Book of Construction Machines, and Magic Tree House: The Knight at Dawn #2

D Books: David Gets in Trouble by David Shannon, Dinothesaurus by Douglas Florian, Daddy’s Lullaby by Tony Bradman, Because Your Daddy Loves You by Andrew Clements, How Big Were the Dinosaurs? by Bernard Most, The Digging-est Dog by Al Perkins, The Lost Dinosaur Bone by Mercer Mayer, The Dinosaurs Series “How do Dinosaurs…” by Jane Yolen & Mark Teague, Magic Tree House #9: Dolphins at Daybreak

E Books: The Easter Egg Farm by Mary Jane Auch, Ernest and Elston by Laura T. Barnes, Elliot’s Emergency by Andrea Beck and Elephants on Board by Suse MacDonald, The Earth and I by Frank Asch, Eyes and Ears by Seymour Simon, Ella the Elegant Elephant by Carmela & Steven D’amico, The Eleventh Hour by Greame Base

F Books: Franklin series by Paulette Bourgeois, The Very Busy Farm by Alicia Zadrozny, Richard Scarry’s The Firefighters’ Busy Day, Frog & Toad Series by Arnold Lobel, There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly by Simms Taback, The Rainbow Fish by Marcus Pfister, Show Each Other Forgiveness by Melody Carlson, Fred the Firefighter by Jo Litchfield, Full House: An Invitation To Fractions by Dayle Ann Dodds, Faraway Farm by Ian Whybrow, Fish is Fish by Leo Lionni, Into the Forest by Anthony Browne, The Firefighters by Sue Whiting, Farmer Joe & the Mustic Show by Tony Mitton, Friday My Radio Flyer Flew by Zachary Pullen, Crazy Like a Fox: A Simile Story by Loreen Leedy, To Fly: The Story of The Wright Brothers by Wendie C. Old, Flip, Float, Fly: Seeds On The Move by JoAnn Early Macken, Fantastic Feats and Failures by YES Mag, Fox by Kate Banks, The Farm Team by Linda Bailey, A Friend by Anette Bley.

G Books: The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson, Gumption by Elise Broach, Gator Gumbo by Candace Fleming, Gorgonzola by Margie Palatini, Green Wilma by Tedd Arnold, The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein, Look Out, Suzy Goose by Petr Horacek, Gizmo by Barry Varela, A Garden of Opposites by Nancy Davis, Growing Vegetable soup by Lois Ehlert, G is for Goat by Patricia Polacco and of course our collection of Curious George books!  Books on Grandparents: The Grandma Book by Todd Parr, The Grandpa Book by Todd Parr, Hooray for Grandparents’ Day by Nancy Carlson, Raisin and Grape by Tom Amico, and I found two children’s books on Alzheimer’s so the kids could understand Daddy’s job more- Grandpa’s Music: A Story About Alzheimer’s by Alison Acheson and Still My Grandma by Veronique Van den Abeele.

H books: Hat by Paul Hoppe, Where’s Mary’s Hat by Barroux, Do You Have a Hat by Eileen Spinelli, Dr. Seuss’s The Cat in the Hat, HUG by Jez Alborough, Hush Little Digger by Ellen Olson-Brown (a must own boy book FYI), Here Are My Hands by Bill Martin Jr, How Hilda Hushed Her Hiccups by The Tini Sisters, Hedgehog’s Secret by Lena Anderson, I Wonder Why Horses Wear Shoes (Compliments of Chick-fil-A!!), The Day It Rained Hearts by Felicia Bond, Richard Scarry’s Humperdink’s Busy Day.

I books: Inch by Inch by Leo Lionni, The Sundae Scoop by Stuart J. Murphy, Dog and Cat Shake a Leg by Kate Spohn, India the Showstopper by Kerry Argent, I Can’t Talk Yet but When I Do by Julie Markes, When I Grow Up by Leonid Gore (These are just from the library, I haven’t had time to go through all our yet so hopefully more to come!)

J books so far include: The Berenstain Bears and Mama’s New Job, Jump by Scott M. Fischer, Potato Joe by Keith Baker, Jack’s Talent by Maryann Cocca-Leffler, Sally Gets a Job by Stephen Huneck, Jellybeans by Sylvia van Ommen, Jungle Bullies by Steven Kroll.

K books:  The Secret Life of Walter Kitty by Barbara Jean Hicks, A Place Called Kindergarten by Jessica Harper, The King, The Mice, and the Cheese by Nancy & Ric Gurney, Kitty’s Cuddles by Jane Cabrera, When I was King by Linda Ashman, Knitting Nell by Julie J. Roth, Welcome to Kindergarten by Anne Rockwell, Ridiculous Knock-Knocks by Chris Tait (Logan is really into Knock Knock Jokes!!), Kittens! Kittens! Kittens! by Susan Meyers, Pascual and the Kitchen Angels.

L books from the Library: Leo the Late Bloomer by Robert Kraus, Did I Tell You I Love You Today? By Deloris Jordan, Lemons are Not Red by Laura Seeger, Who Loves the Little Lamb? by Lezlie Evans, Leopold the Liar of Leipzig by Francine Prose, We’re Going on a Lion Hunt adapted by Margery Cuyler, Love is a Handful of Honey by Giles Andreae, The Good Lion by Beryl Markham, Lunch Money and Other Poems About School by Carol D. Shields, That’s What Leprechauns Do by Eve Bunting, Louise, The Adventures of a Chicken by Kate DiCamillo & Harry Bliss, Leo the Lightning Bug by Eric Drachman.  We brought out our Llama llama series as well.

M Books:   The Magic School Bus Lost in the Solar System by Joanna Cole, Just a Mess by Mercer Mayer, Maxwell’s Mountain by Shari Becher, When Marcus Moore Moved In by Rebecca Bond, Mama, Don’t Go by Rosemary Wells, Minnie and Moo Go to the Moon by Denys Cazet, Amelia Bedelia 4 Mayor by Herman Parish, I Love My Mama by Peter Kavanagh, Many Moons by James Thurber, The Moon Might be Milk by Lisa Shulman, Messy Bessy by Patricia & Fredrick McKissack, Monsters on Machines by Deb Lund, While Mama had a Quick Little Chat by Amy Reichert, Follow Me, Mittens by Lola M. Schaefer.

N Books: Ninety-Three in my Family by Erica S. Perl, Nothing to Do by Douglas Wood, Nibbles: A Green Tale by Charlotte Middleton, Little Rabbit and the Night Mare by Kate Klise, Counting Your Way Number Nursery Rhymes by Terry Pierce, All Sorts of Numbers by Hannah Reidy.  I also got the Diary of a spider/ worm/ and fly by Cronin for our Nightcrawler hunt!!

O Books: Oodles of Animals by Lois Ehlert (loved!), The Cow That Went OINK by Bernard Most (boys adored this!), The Octopus by Denys Cazet, When Owen’s Mom Breathed Fire by Pija Lindenbaum, The OK Book by Amy K. Rosenthal (great great O book), The Owl and the Pussycat by Edward Lear (worked for both letters, love that!!), Oh No, Ono! by Hans de Beer (another GREAT O book!), Only One Neighborhood by Mark Harshman, The Old House by Pamela Duncan Edwards (so cute).

P Books:  Penguin Pete, Ahoy! by Marcus Pfister, Pirate Piggy Wiggy by Christyan and Diane Fox, Warthogs Paint: A Messy Color Book by Pamela D. Edwards, My Pop Pop and me by Irene Smalls, The Perfect Pet by Margie Palatini, The Missing Piece by Shel Silverstein, Punxsutawney Phyllis by Susanna Hill, The Purple Coat by Amy Hest, Pets to the Rescue by Andrew Clements, I am Pangoo the Penguin by Satomi Ichikawa, A Pig is Big by Douglas Florian, Piggies in a Polka by Kathi Appelt, Paulie Pastrami achieves World Peace by james Proimos, The Pirate Cruncher by Jonny Duddle, Pudgy: A Puppy to Love by Pippa Goodhart, Pest Fest by Julia Durango, Eat Your Peas, Ivy Louise! by Leo Landry.






V Books: Eat the Alphabet by Lois Elhert, Verdi by Janelle Cannon, My “V” Sound Box by Jane Belk Moncure, The Vegetables We Eat by Gail Gibbons, A Was Once an Apple Pie by Edward Lear & Suse MacDonald, I Go to the Garden by Kevin Sarkisian, The New Food Guide Pyramid: Vegetables by Emily K. Green, Happy Healthy Monsters: Grover’s Guide to Good Eating, The Edible Pyramid: Good Eating Every Day by Loreen Leedy, Learning About the Earth: Volcanoes by Emily K. Green.

W Books: Everything Star Wars ;-), What Do Wheels Do All Day? by April Prince, The Wacky Substitute by Sally Derby, Whale by David Lucas, My “W” Sound Box by Jane Belk Moncure, In My World by Lois Ehlert, What Can I See by Sue Barraclough, Heat Wave by Eileen Spinelli, Wag! by Patrick McDonnell, Henry and Mudge and the Wild Wind by Cynthia Rylant, WOW! Said the Owl by Tim Hopgood, Why? by Richard Torrey, Wag a Tail by Lois Ehlert, Wiggle Waggle by Jonathan London, Wild West Trail Ride Maze by Roxi Munro, Watch Out! At Home by Claire Llewellyn, Wind by Ann Herriges, Wally Walrus by Barbara DeRubertis, Widget by Lyn McFarland, Mr. Wolf’s Pancakes by Jan Fearnley.

X books: Jessica’s X-Ray by Pat Zonta (includes REAL X-rays!!), Fox in Socks by Dr. Seuss (great for X),  MAX by Bob Graham, The Adventures of Max and Pinky: Best Buds by Maxwell Easton III, The Toolbox Twins by Lola M. Schaefer,  The Inside-Outside Book of Texas by Roxie Munro, L is for Lone Star: A Texas Alphabet by Carol Crane, My “x,y,z” Sound Box by Jane Belk Moncure, Not So Tall for Six by Dianna Hutts Aston.

Y Books: Henry and Mudge under the Yellow Moon by Cynthia Rylant, Yummiest Love by Lisa McCourt, Babar’s Yoga for Elephants by Laurent De Brunhoff, Suzy Mule by Barbara deRubertis, Fancy Nancy’s Favorite Fancy Words From Accessories to Zany (cannot believe I read this book to my boys, seriously), Yellow Sac Spiners by Eric Ethan,  Milk, Yogurt, and Cheese by Emily Green.

Z Books: Zee is Not Scared by Michel Gay, Zee by Michel Gay, At the Zoo: Learning the Z Sound by Ilse Battistoni, Zeely Zebra by Barbara deRubertis, Jazz Fly by Matthew Gollub, The Zoo by Suzy Lee, Maze Ways by Roxi Munro, Buzz said the Bee by Wendy C. Lewison

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  2. Kirsten M. says:

    Here’s an R book:
    Rainforest- by DK Eye Wonders

  3. Gianne says:

    Thanks for this list! I will be using it for the rest of my alpha adventure. Veggies next…=)

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