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Age: Toddlers

 


2005 Award
Little Owl
(Scholastic $15.95 Score:) Toddlers will enjoy this oversized picturebook about independence that has soft textures to feel as the story is read. Baby Owl is afraid to leave his mother’s side, but as his friends invite him to join them, he discovers that he his ready to fly. 2 & up.

Age: Toddlers. Award Year: 2005.

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2005 Award
Under My Hood I Have a Hat
(Karla Kuskin/illus. by Fumi Kosaka, HarperCollins $14.99 Score:) As the story unfolds, we see all of the clothes the little girl has to wear to go outside to play. Kuskin’s sense of humor is wonderfully matched by Kosaka’s playful illustrations. 2 & up.

Age: Toddlers. Award Year: 2005.

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2005 Award
Big Red Tub
(Julia Jarman/illus. Adrian Reynolds, Orchard $14.95 Score:) As Stan and Stella take their bath they are joined by a tubful of their animal friends. The bath tub then shoots off into space but, not to worry, they are saved by a flock of flamingos. Reynolds’ cheerful illustrations match Jarman’s bouncy verse. 2 & up.

Age: Toddlers. Award Year: 2005.

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2005 Award
Busy Fingers
(C. W. Bowie/illus. by Fred Willingham, Charlesbridge $6.95 Score:) Fingers count, stroke, squish, and poke… among other things. A multicultural cast of active kids. Written in rhyming couplets, this is similar to but younger than last year's winning Hands Can (by C. W. Hudson/photos by J. Bourke, Candlewick $14.95) with marvelous photos and simple rhymes that show and tell familiar things hands can do. 2–5.

Age: Toddlers. Award Year: 2005.

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2005 Award
Daddies Give You Horsey Rides
(Abby Levine/illus. by John Bendall-Brunello, Albert Whitman $14.95 Score:) A modern ode to all the things that daddies do, including the typical horsing around. Levine also shows them cooking, and taking care of you when you’re sick or have a nightmare. Bendall-Brunello’s illustrations are so inviting and charming! 2 & up.

Age: Toddlers. Award Year: 2005.

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2005 Award
Mo's Stinky Sweater
(David Bedford/illus. by Edward Eaves, Hyperion $14.99 Score:) Mo's a little monkey with a truly dirty sweater. His mom wants him to take it off and have it washed. A tug of war ensues between the baby animals and their parents. The babies get the upper hand and all the parents end up in the mud! Everyone gets clean (including the sweater). Both parents and kids will find this a satisfying story! 2 & up.

Age: Toddlers. Award Year: 2005.

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2005 Award
Guess Who, Baby Duck! gold
(Amy Hest/illus. by Jill Barton, Candlewick $14.99 Score:) When Baby Duck is home sick, his Grandpa comes to take care of him. They look at a photo album together. If only every baby duck had a grandpa like this one! 2 & up.

Age: Toddlers. Award Year: 2005.

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2005 Award
It's Bedtime, Wibbly Pig!
(Mick Inkpen, Viking $15.99 Score:) It's time for bed, but is lovable little Wibbly Pig ready? Not yet. He needs to take a bubbly bath, dry his toes, and so it goes... from one delay to the next. A familiar slice-of-life storybook that tots are sure to recognize. 2 & up.

Age: Toddlers. Award Year: 2005.

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2005 Award
Little Bo-Peep
(Tracey Campbell Pearson, Farrar Straus $8.95 Score:) Using the original Mother Goose rhyme, a new story unfolds through the illustrations about an unhappy toddler who has tossed her toy sheep out of the crib and wants them back. Encourages toddlers and parents to interpret the visual storyline. 18 mos. & up.

Age: Toddlers. Award Year: 2005.

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2005 Award
The Noisy Way to Bed
(Ian Whybrow/illus. by Tiphanie Beeke, Scholastic $15.95 Score:) As a little boy heads for home to go to bed, he collects a noisy duck, horse, pig, rabbit, and duck. Toddlers will love chiming in on the repetitive refrain. 2 & up.

Age: Toddlers. Award Year: 2005.

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