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    If You Didn't Read These 33 Books As A Kid, Did You Even Have A Childhood?

    Reading The Giving Tree was a universal experience for us all.

    1. Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed by Eileen Christelow

    HMH Books

    2. Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! by Mo Willems

    Disney Publishing Worldwide

    3. The Rainbow Fish by Marcus Pfister

    Simon & Schuster

    4. The Arthur Books by Marc Brown

    Little, Brown and Company

    5. A Bad Case of Stripes by David Shannon

    Scholastic Press

    6. Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day by Judith Viorst

    Atheneum Books

    7. Love You Forever by Robert Munsch

    Firefly Books

    8. The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein

    Harper & Row

    9. Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown

    Harper & Brothers

    10. The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle

    World Publishing Company

    11. Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? by Eric Carle and Bill Martin Jr

    Doubleday & Company

    12. No, David! by David Shannon

    Blue Sky Press

    13. The Mitten by Jan Brett

    Putnam Publishing Group

    14. The Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn

    Child Welfare League of America

    15. The Berenstain Bears' Books by Stand & Jan Berenstain

    Random House

    16. Stellaluna by Janell Cannon


    17. Miss Nelson is Missing! by Harry Allard

    HMH Books

    18. Harold and the Purple Crayon by Crockett Johnson


    19. Corduroy by Don Freeman

    Viking Press

    20. Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin Jr

    Simon & Schuster

    21. The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales by Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith

    Viking Press

    22. Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type by Doreen Cronin

    Simon & Schuster

    23. Llama Llama Red Pajama by Anna Dewdney


    24. Skippyjon Jones by Judy Schachner

    Dutton Children's Books

    25. The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss

    Penguin Random House

    26. Any book by Robert Munsch

    Annick Press

    27. There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly by Simms Taback

    Penguin Young Readers Group

    28. Are You My Mother? by P. D. Eastman

    Penguin Random House

    29. The Snowman by Raymond Briggs

    Hamish Hamilton

    30. Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans

    Viking Press

    31. Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs by Judi Barrett

    Simon & Schuster

    32. If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff


    33. And lastly, Biscuit by Alyssa Satin Capucilli