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Children's Books I've Loved Over the Years

Children's books - the foundation of a love for reading.
- Magic Tree House, Book One: Dinosaurs Before Dark -
   Author: Mary Pope Osborne    Back Cover Description: Where did the tree house come from?
   Before Jack and Annie can find out, the mysterious tree house whisks them to the prehistoric past. Now they have to figure out how to get home. Can they do it before dark…or will they become a dinosaur’s dinner?
I loved these books growing up!! I'm pretty sure everyone in our family read them, and they were some of the best early reads ever! - Frog and Toad, Book One: Frog and Toad are Friends -
   Author: Arnold Lobel    Back Cover Description: From writing letters to going swimming, telling stories to finding lost buttons, Frog and Toad are always there for each other—just as best friends should be. I learned to read with these books! They're great for early readers, and they have amazing illustration.  - The Secrets of Droon, Book One: The Hidden Staircase and the Magic Carpet