Book Lists

List: Family Stories

These are stories about families. Links of titles go to the page for the book on Amazon.com. Links on authors or illustrators go to my review page for them.

Fathers

A Surprise for Daddy Bunnykins
The Day the Dog Dressed Like Dad by Tom Amico and James Proimos
Daddy, Would You Love Me If...? by Carla Dijs
The Best Father of All by Peter Horn, illustrated by Cristina Kadmon
Just Me and My Dad by Mercer Mayer
Oh Where? Oh Where? by John Prater
Walking Around the Garden by John Prater
Daddy and Me by Neil Ricklen
Just the Two of Us by Will Smith, illustrated by Kadir Nelson

Grandparents

The Berenstain Bears and the Weekend at Grandma's by Stan and Jan Berenstain
Something to Remember Me By by Susan V. Bosak with Laurie McGaw
I Loved You Before You Were Born by Anne Bowen, illustrated by Greg Shed
My Grandma is Wonderful by Nick Butterworth
My Grandpa is Amazing by Nick Butterworth
I Already Know I Love You by Billy Crystal, illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles
Nana Upstairs and Nana Downstairs by Tomie de Paola
We're Very Good Friends, My Grandma and I by P. K. Hallinan
My Grandpa's Briefcase by P. H. Hanson
My Granny's Purse by P. H. Hanson
What! Cried Granny: An Almost Bedtime Story by Kate Lum, illustrated by Adrian Johnson
Just Grandma and Me by Mercer Mayer
Just Grandpa and Me by Mercer Mayer
What Grandmas Do Best/What Grandpas Do Best by Laura Numeroff, illustrated by Lynn Munsinger
Grandmas are for Giving Tickles by Harriet Ziefert, illustrated by Jennifer Plecas
Grandpas are for Finding Worms by Harriet Ziefert, illustrated by Jennifer Plecas

Mothers

Oh My Baby, Little One by Kathi Appelt, illustrated by Jane Dyer
Franklin Says I Love You by Paulette Bourgeois, illustrated by Brenda Clark
Does a Kangaroo Have a Mother Too? by Eric Carle
Mommy, Would You Love Me If...? by Carla Dijs
Are You My Mother? by P. D. Eastman
Harriet, You'll Drive Me Wild! by Mem Fox, illustrated by Marla Frazee
My Mama Had a Dancing Heart by Libba Moore Gray, illustrated by Raul Colon
Is Your Mama a Llama? by Deborah Guarino, illustrated by Steven Kellogg
I'll Always Love You by Paeony Lewis, illustrated by Penny Ives
A Mother for Choco by Keiko Kasza
Even Firefighters Hug Their Moms by Christine Kole MacLean, illustrated by Mike Reed
Just Me and My Mom by Mercer Mayer
Just Shopping With Mom by Mercer Mayer
Love You Forever by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Sheila McGraw
Disney's Tarzan: Me and You by Victoria Saxon
When Mama Comes Home Tonight by Eileen Spinelli, illustrated by Jane Dyer

New Siblings

The Berenstain Bears and Baby Makes Five by Stan and Jan Berenstain
The Berenstain Bears' New Baby by Stan and Jan Berenstain
Arthur's Baby by Marc Brown
The New Baby by Anne Civardi, illustrated by Stephen Cartwright
I'm a Big Brother by Joanna Cole, illustrated by Maxie Chambliss
The Baby Sister by Tomie de Paola
Boomer's Big Surprise by Constance W. George, illustrated by Mary Whyte
Julius: The Baby of the World by Kevin Henkes
A Baby Sister for Frances by Russell Hoban, illustrated by Lillian Hoban
Angelina's Baby Sister by Katharine Holabird, illustrated by Helen Craig
Big Sister Dora by Alison Inches, illustrated by Dave Aikins
Froggy's Baby Sister by Jonathan London, illustrated by Frank Remkiewicz
The New Baby by Mercer Meyer
A Pocket Full of Kisses by Audrey Penn