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Children's Book WeekChildren's Book Week<div class="ExternalClass1983E68B32384E2297B8E1D8CFC19C7D"><h2>Children's Book Week is May 3-9, 2021.​<br><br></h2><h2>In honor of Children's Book Week, check out our picks for favorite children's books of all time!<br></h2></div>

 

 

 

 

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Where the wild things areWhere the wild things areSendak, Maurice, author.5305694Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Rita-WildThings_web.jpg9780060254926<div class="ExternalClassFD6663449D0D4AB79AB0FD470764AC29"><div><h2>​City Librarian Rita Hamilton's pick<br></h2></div></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=where%20the%20wild%20things%20are&relation=ALL&by=TI&term2=sendak&relation2=ALL&by2=AU&bool1=AND&bool4=AND&limit=MAT=1&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=1
A light in the atticA light in the atticSilverstein, Shel.3994706Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Spencer-Attic_web.jpg9780061905858 (hbk.)<div class="ExternalClass2730BB0C0B1846C7815C35001DCA8A71"><p>​Spencer's pick<br></p></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=a%20light%20in%20the%20attic&relation=ALL&by=TI&term2=silverstein&relation2=ALL&by2=KW&bool1=AND&bool4=AND&limit=&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=17
Alanna: The First AdventureAlanna: The First AdventurePierce, Tamora4868217Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Katie-Alanna_web.jpg9781439120293<div class="ExternalClass414CA8B483FA4608987EB3E2BCB8B351"><div><h2>​Katie's pick<br></h2></div></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=alanna%20first&relation=ALL&by=TI&bool4=AND&limit=MAT=1&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=4
Bear came alongBear came alongMorris, Richard T., 1969- author.5676480Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Jessica-BearSaturday_web.jpg9780316464475<div class="ExternalClassDADDE1FC5800451D95AA053F7E69A829"><p>​Jessica's pick<br></p></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=bear%20came%20along&relation=ALL&by=TI&term2=morris&relation2=ALL&by2=KW&bool1=AND&bool4=AND&limit=&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=16
Bridge to TerabithiaBridge to TerabithiaPaterson, Katherine.4416777Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Laura-BridgeCaps_web.jpg9780690013597<div class="ExternalClass764577E385484F1DA78CB4C3C334D6F3"><p>​Laura's pick<br></p></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=bridge%20terabithia&relation=ALL&by=TI&bool4=AND&limit=&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=9
Chicken soup with rice : a book of monthsChicken soup with rice : a book of monthsSendak, Maurice.3745568Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Matt-ChickenSoup_web.jpg0060255358<div class="ExternalClassAF4F67E5C01D442D8997E2620E97454B"><p>​Matt's pick<br></p></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=chicken%20soup%20rice&relation=ALL&by=TI&term2=sendak&relation2=ALL&by2=KW&bool1=AND&bool4=AND&limit=&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=10
Dr. Seuss's sleep bookDr. Seuss's sleep bookSeuss, Dr.4448895Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Tom-Sleep_web.jpg9780394800912 (trade)<div class="ExternalClass19A4EB56BFE34AD3AA475CF97BA7FDC1"><p>Tom's pick​<br></p></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=seuss%20sleep%20book&relation=ALL&by=TI&bool4=AND&limit=&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=12
First laugh : welcome, baby!First laugh : welcome, baby!Tahe, Rose Ann, author.5351040Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Gretchen-FirstLaugh_web.jpg9781580897945<div class="ExternalClass8FBF2343472B4D568B1DF8A4710D7E17"><div><div><h2>​Gretchen's pick<br></h2></div></div></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=first%20laugh%20welcome%20baby&relation=ALL&by=TI&bool4=AND&limit=MAT=*&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=15
Flora and the peacocksFlora and the peacocksIdle, Molly Schaar, author, illustrator.4482421Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Jen-Flora_web.jpg9781452138169<div class="ExternalClassD69877F78DBC4D2DADBFF247BB42F9BA"><div><div><h2>​Jen's pick<br></h2></div></div></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=flora%20peacocks&relation=ALL&by=TI&bool4=AND&limit=MAT=*&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=12
Frankie liked to singFrankie liked to singSeven, John, author.4307772Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Mel-Frankie_web.jpg9781419716447<div class="ExternalClassE9EFC3392DEB4443B5E2AAE8401D00FC"><p>​Mel's pick<br></p></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=frankie%20liked%20to%20sing&relation=ALL&by=TI&bool4=AND&limit=&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=5
From the mixed-up files of Mrs. Basil E. FrankweilerFrom the mixed-up files of Mrs. Basil E. FrankweilerKonigsburg, E. L.5102875Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Kristl-Basil_web.jpg9780689853227<div class="ExternalClass906F2D2DC47E485CADB13E5A87037D40"><div><div><h2>​Kristl's pick<br></h2></div></div></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=from%20mixed-up%20files%20basil&relation=ALL&by=TI&bool4=AND&limit=MAT=*&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=17
Grumpy monkey party time!Grumpy monkey party time!Lang, Suzanne, author.5835679Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Rob-Grumpy_web.jpg0593118626<div class="ExternalClass0B4B24F5C8E04B75B2695C97ECD4774E"><div><h2>​Rob's pick<br></h2></div></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=grumpy%20monkey%20party&relation=ALL&by=TI&bool4=AND&limit=MAT=1&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=10
I Am a BunnyI Am a BunnyRisom, Ole4176119Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Danielle-Bunny_web.jpg9780307974679<div class="ExternalClassD9C42E4BFE1949BE92BCA2A281DA6BD9"><div><div><h2>​Danielle's pick<br></h2></div></div></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=i%20am%20a%20bunny&relation=ALL&by=TI&bool4=AND&limit=MAT=*&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=6
Kitten's first full moonKitten's first full moonHenkes, Kevin, author, illustrator.4757639Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Crystal-Kitten_web.jpg0060588284<div class="ExternalClass4FF4A2B9692B4E1B8EDA828629F67ED2"><p>​Crystal's pick<br></p></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=kitten%27s%20first%20full%20moon&relation=ALL&by=TI&bool4=AND&limit=&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=18
Llama unleashes the alpacalypseLlama unleashes the alpacalypseStutzman, Jonathan, author.5913586Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Brian-Llama_web.jpg9781250222855<div class="ExternalClassB478EAFE2DD64C46B53FEA366575028E"><div><div><h2>​Brian's pick<br></h2></div></div></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=llama%20alpacalypse&relation=ALL&by=TI&bool4=AND&limit=MAT=*&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=16
Llama, llama red pajamaLlama, llama red pajamaDewdney, Anna.3992575Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Alejandra-Llama_web.jpg9780670059836<div class="ExternalClass5A54F64AC1934A44A3E80D4124C38281"><div><h2>​Alejandra's pick<br></h2></div></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=llama%20llama%20red%20pajama&relation=ALL&by=TI&term2=dewdney&relation2=ALL&by2=AU&bool1=AND&bool4=AND&limit=MAT=1&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=2
MadelineMadelineBemelmans, Ludwig, 1898-1962.3990864Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Heather-Madeline_web.jpg9780670445806<div class="ExternalClassC4EEF4F7BAF2445F936FC6FCB5A7B0C4"><p>​Heather's pick<br></p></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=madeline&relation=ALL&by=TI&term2=bemelmans&relation2=ALL&by2=KW&bool1=AND&bool4=AND&limit=&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=1
Pete the cat and his four groovy buttonsPete the cat and his four groovy buttonsLitwin, Eric.4016005Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Anahi-Pete_web.jpg9780062110589<div class="ExternalClass745A7851059E4CAA9B88DD48335252D6"><div><h2>​Anahi's pick<br></h2></div></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=pete%20cat%20groovy%20buttons&relation=ALL&by=TI&bool4=AND&limit=MAT=1&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=8
Ralph S. MouseRalph S. MouseCleary, Beverly, author.4933635Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/April-RalphSMouse_web.jpg9780688014520<div class="ExternalClass81228E4261F347AF9B606A8D3DB623A8"><p>​April's pick<br></p></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=ralph%20s.%20mouse&relation=ALL&by=TI&bool4=AND&limit=&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=6
The Berenstain Bears and the missing dinosaur boneThe Berenstain Bears and the missing dinosaur boneBerenstain, Stan, 1923-3736028Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Derrick-Berenstain_web.jpg0394844475<div class="ExternalClass9CDFE170943D403295E0D2ACB9A586A3"><div><h2>​Derrick's pick<br></h2></div></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=berenstain%20dinosaur%20bone&relation=ALL&by=TI&bool4=AND&limit=MAT=*&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=20
The King of KindergartenThe King of KindergartenBarnes, Derrick D., author.5726663Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Victoria-KingKinder_web.jpg9781524740740<div class="ExternalClass20B6DF51D0BC45698972BC3189CED2A1"><p>​Victoria's pick<br></p></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=king%20of%20kindergarten&relation=ALL&by=TI&bool4=AND&limit=&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=3
The day the crayons quitThe day the crayons quitDaywalt, Drew.4001705Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Judy-DayCrayonsQuit_web.jpg9780399255373<div class="ExternalClassC52607C96A31449FB1C3422DEF94475F"><p>​Judy's pick<br></p></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=day%20the%20crayons%20quit&relation=ALL&by=TI&bool4=AND&limit=&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=11
The little princeThe little princeSaint-Exupéry, Antoine de, 1900-1944.3928893Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Martin-LittlePrince_web.jpg9780152023980<div class="ExternalClassD3D672EFF4A546D5987F7D6437D01446"><p>​Martin's pick<br></p></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=the%20little%20prince&relation=ALL&by=TI&term2=exupery&relation2=ALL&by2=KW&bool1=AND&bool4=AND&limit=&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=2
The rainbow fishThe rainbow fishPfister, Marcus.3927197Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Melinda-RainbowFish_web.jpg1558580107<div class="ExternalClassC3970A17CC7A4F5EB277B57BF9FD2708"><p>​Melinda's pick<br></p></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=rainbow%20fish&relation=ALL&by=TI&bool4=AND&limit=MAT=1&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=14
There was an old lady who swallowed a flyThere was an old lady who swallowed a flyTaback, Simms.3992619Bookhttps://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/images/CBW2021/Jeff-OldLady_web.jpg9780670869398<div class="ExternalClass0E4D0557010042A290042FFA692C48FF"><div><h2>​Jeff's pick<br></h2></div></div>https://catalog.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/search/searchresults.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.35&type=Advanced&term=old%20lady%20swallowed%20fly&relation=ALL&by=TI&term2=taback&relation2=ALL&by2=AU&bool1=AND&bool4=AND&limit=MAT=1&sort=RELEVANCE&page=0&searchid=7