Best Books for a Baby Shower!
Children's/Baby Books that should be given to expecting parents at the baby shower in a lovely book-basket!
1 Goodnight Moon
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4.26 of 5 stars 4.26 avg rating — 200,803 ratings
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2 The Very Hungry Caterpillar
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4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 201,508 ratings
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3 Brown Bear, Brown Bear, Wha...
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 94,308 ratings
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4 Pat the Bunny
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4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 14,014 ratings
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5 Where the Wild Things Are
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4.23 of 5 stars 4.23 avg rating — 430,024 ratings
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6 Guess How Much I Love You
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4.34 of 5 stars 4.34 avg rating — 82,042 ratings
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7 Chicka Chicka Boom Boom
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4.16 of 5 stars 4.16 avg rating — 76,334 ratings
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8 The Runaway Bunny
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 38,909 ratings
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9 Moo, Baa, La La La!
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4.16 of 5 stars 4.16 avg rating — 20,834 ratings
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10 The Tale of Peter Rabbit
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4.14 of 5 stars 4.14 avg rating — 116,671 ratings
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11 Good Night, Gorilla
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4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 28,584 ratings
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12 The Velveteen Rabbit
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4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 139,197 ratings
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13 Barnyard Dance
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4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 12,735 ratings
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14 Oh, The Places You'll Go!
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4.32 of 5 stars 4.32 avg rating — 174,586 ratings
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15 Love You Forever
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4.32 of 5 stars 4.32 avg rating — 110,533 ratings
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16 The Complete Tales
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4.34 of 5 stars 4.34 avg rating — 46,137 ratings
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17 Corduroy
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4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 125,157 ratings
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18 Harold and the Purple Crayon
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4.23 of 5 stars 4.23 avg rating — 83,186 ratings
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19 The Monster at the End of t...
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4.46 of 5 stars 4.46 avg rating — 79,214 ratings
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20 I Love You Through and Through
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4.36 of 5 stars 4.36 avg rating — 7,002 ratings
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21 The Real Mother Goose
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4.31 of 5 stars 4.31 avg rating — 25,014 ratings
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22 Madeline
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4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 107,649 ratings
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23 Dear Zoo: A Lift-the-Flap Book
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4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 9,031 ratings
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24 Winnie-the-Pooh
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4.32 of 5 stars 4.32 avg rating — 158,791 ratings
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25 Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary...
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4.26 of 5 stars 4.26 avg rating — 28,653 ratings
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26 You Are My I Love You
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4.53 of 5 stars 4.53 avg rating — 633 ratings
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27 Someday
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4.45 of 5 stars 4.45 avg rating — 1,235 ratings
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28 Go, Dog. Go!
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4.05 of 5 stars 4.05 avg rating — 52,142 ratings
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29 Peek-a-Who?
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4.14 of 5 stars 4.14 avg rating — 2,197 ratings
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30 The Going-To-Bed Book
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4.19 of 5 stars 4.19 avg rating — 15,878 ratings
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31 Hippos Go Berserk!
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4.31 of 5 stars 4.31 avg rating — 2,647 ratings
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32 The Snowy Day
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4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 60,031 ratings
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33 The Napping House
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4.24 of 5 stars 4.24 avg rating — 30,031 ratings
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34 Olivia
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4.14 of 5 stars 4.14 avg rating — 35,756 ratings
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35 Five Little Monkeys Jumping...
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4.05 of 5 stars 4.05 avg rating — 19,435 ratings
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36 Richard Scarry's Best Story...
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4.18 of 5 stars 4.18 avg rating — 5,044 ratings
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37 My First Fun Golf Steps (My...
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4.94 of 5 stars 4.94 avg rating — 85 ratings
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38 Kitten's First Full Moon
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4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 12,058 ratings
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39 Are You My Mother?
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 108,218 ratings
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40 A Hole is to Dig
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4.21 of 5 stars 4.21 avg rating — 1,307 ratings
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41 Noah's Ark
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4.08 of 5 stars 4.08 avg rating — 3,156 ratings
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42 97 Ways to Make a Baby Laugh
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3.17 of 5 stars 3.17 avg rating — 29 ratings
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43 In the Night Kitchen
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4.08 of 5 stars 4.08 avg rating — 10,165 ratings
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44 More More More Said the Baby
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3.78 of 5 stars 3.78 avg rating — 1,157 ratings
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45 Paddington Bear
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4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 509 ratings
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46 Don't Let the Pigeon Drive ...
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4.28 of 5 stars 4.28 avg rating — 40,820 ratings
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47 Curious George Story Book C...
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4.43 of 5 stars 4.43 avg rating — 84 ratings
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48 I Am a Bunny
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4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 4,016 ratings
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49 Joseph Had a Little Overcoat
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4.1 of 5 stars 4.10 avg rating — 10,678 ratings
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50 Children Have Got to Be Car...
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4.91 of 5 stars 4.91 avg rating — 11 ratings
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51 The Jesus Storybook Bible: ...
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4.76 of 5 stars 4.76 avg rating — 2,864 ratings
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52 I Kissed the Baby!
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3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 474 ratings
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53 Pajama Time!
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 5,659 ratings
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54 Each Peach Pear Plum
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4.21 of 5 stars 4.21 avg rating — 9,058 ratings
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55 Ten, Nine, Eight Board Book
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3.78 of 5 stars 3.78 avg rating — 1,497 ratings
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56 Blue Hat, Green Hat (Boynto...
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4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 5,995 ratings
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57 Big Red Barn
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 7,283 ratings
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58 What to Expect the First Year
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3.77 of 5 stars 3.77 avg rating — 8,759 ratings
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59 Sleep My Child
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4.88 of 5 stars 4.88 avg rating — 16 ratings
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60 God Gave Us You
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4.42 of 5 stars 4.42 avg rating — 629 ratings
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61 Touch and Feel Baby Animals
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3.59 of 5 stars 3.59 avg rating — 39 ratings
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62 Everywhere Babies
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4.23 of 5 stars 4.23 avg rating — 521 ratings
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63 Bear Snores On
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4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 18,633 ratings
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64 Hand, Hand, Fingers, Thumb
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4.19 of 5 stars 4.19 avg rating — 19,391 ratings
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65 If You Were My Bunny
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4.12 of 5 stars 4.12 avg rating — 155 ratings
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66 Green Eggs and Ham
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4.29 of 5 stars 4.29 avg rating — 365,379 ratings
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67 I Know An Old Woman Who Swa...
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3.81 of 5 stars 3.81 avg rating — 1,075 ratings
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68 Owl Babies
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4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 7,764 ratings
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69 Thumbelina
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4.08 of 5 stars 4.08 avg rating — 6,533 ratings
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70 Miss Rumphius
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4.44 of 5 stars 4.44 avg rating — 13,650 ratings
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70 Moo, Baa, La La La!
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4.16 of 5 stars 4.16 avg rating — 20,834 ratings
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72 Tails
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4.09 of 5 stars 4.09 avg rating — 2,367 ratings
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73 The Nursery Rhymes of Winni...
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4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 23 ratings
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73 Dr. Seuss's ABC
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4.02 of 5 stars 4.02 avg rating — 24,262 ratings
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75 When We Were Very Young
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4.31 of 5 stars 4.31 avg rating — 12,925 ratings
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76 Is Your Mama a Llama?
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4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 14,189 ratings
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77 Peek-a-Boo!
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 2,161 ratings
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78 The Best Nest
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 8,330 ratings
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79 Good Dog, Carl
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4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 5,516 ratings
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80 The Owl and the Pussycat
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4.18 of 5 stars 4.18 avg rating — 4,889 ratings
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81 Millions of Cats
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4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 12,068 ratings
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82 The Little Engine That Could
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4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 65,554 ratings
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83 The Itsy Bitsy Spider
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3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 686 ratings
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84 I Went Walking
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3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 3,518 ratings
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85 DADspirations: The 1st 100 ...
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3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 44 ratings
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85 After Birth: Unconventional...
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4.43 of 5 stars 4.43 avg rating — 7 ratings
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85 Can't Wait to Show You
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5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 7 ratings
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88 Black on White
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3.77 of 5 stars 3.77 avg rating — 298 ratings
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89 Chemistry: The Atom and Ele...
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4.5 of 5 stars 4.50 avg rating — 30 ratings
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89 Cellular Biology: Organelle...
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4.29 of 5 stars 4.29 avg rating — 35 ratings
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91 If Animals Kissed Good Night
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3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 140 ratings
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91 I Love My ABC's
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3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 28 ratings
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93 I Love You All the Time
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4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 41 ratings
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94 Who Says Quack?
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94 Cellular Biology: Organelle...
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94 Little Blue Truck
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4.36 of 5 stars 4.36 avg rating — 3,648 ratings
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97 Gingerbread Baby
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4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 3,761 ratings
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98 Winnie The Pooh And The Hon...
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4.34 of 5 stars 4.34 avg rating — 4,080 ratings
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99 My Friend Rabbit
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3.84 of 5 stars 3.84 avg rating — 5,718 ratings
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99 Whose Knees are These?
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3.93 of 5 stars 3.93 avg rating — 92 ratings
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318 books · 251 voters · list created August 1st, 2008 by Roxanne Hsu Feldman (votes) .
Tags: baby, board, childrens
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message 1: by Roxanne Hsu (new)

Roxanne Hsu Feldman I hope people will use this list when they buy books for new parents!


message 2: by Maiya (new)

Maiya Some of these books were my favorites when I was a kid. There are many good children books out there to chose from now days.


message 3: by Eastofoz (new)

Eastofoz What a great idea for a list!


message 4: by Daisy (new)

Daisy Hayes will you be my friend


message 5: by Raven (new)

Raven Hart Can't believe The Giving Tree didn't make it


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