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Children's Book List

* part of a series or set involving the same characters,
or a continuation of a story or theme


  • Anno, Mitsumasa.Anno’s Journey
  • Aruego, Jose.We Hide, You Seek.
  • Carle, Eric.Do You Want to be My Friend?
  • Crews, Donald.Truck.
  • Day, Alexandra.Good Dog Carl.*
  • De Paola, Tomie.The Hunter and the Animals.
  • Felix, Monique.Wind.*
  • Hutchins, Pat.Changes, Changes.
  • McCully, Emily.Picnic.
  • Martin, Rafe. Will’s Mammoth.
  • Mayer, Mercer.A Boy, a Dog, and a Frog.*
  • Schories, Pat.Mouse Around.
  • Sis, Peter.Ship Ahoy.
  • Tafuri, Nancy.Have You Seen My Duckling?
  • Turkle, Brinton.Deep in the Forest.
  • Wiesner, David.Free Fall.
  • Wildsmith, Brian.Toot, Toot.
  • Wilson, April.April Wilson’s Magpie Magic.


  • Ahlberg, Janet.Each Peach Pear Plum.
  • Aliki.We are Best Friends.
  • Asch, Frank.Moonbear’s Pet.*
  • Bang, MollyWhen Sophie Gets Angry-Really, Really Angry. . .
  • Banks, Kate.Baboon.
  • Barton, Byron.I Want to Be an Astronaut.
  • Bemelmans, Ludwig.Madeline.*
  • Bernard, Emery.A Ride on Mother’s Back.
  • Blackstone, Margaret.This is Baseball.
  • Blos, Joan.Hello Shoes!
  • Brown, Margaret W.Goodnight Moon.
  •  Runaway Bunny.
  •  Two Little Trains.
  • Burningham, John.Mr. Grumpy’s Outing.
  • Burton, Virginia L.The Little House.
  •  Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel.
  • Cannon, Janell.Stellaluna.
  • Carle, Eric.The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
  • Carlstrom, Nancy.Jesse Bear, What Will You Wear?
  • Carrick, Carol.Mothers are Like That.
  • Cherry, Lynne.When I’m Sleepy.
  • Clifton, Lucille.Everett Anderson’s Year.*
  • Cooke, Trish.So Much.
  • Curtis, Jamie L.When I Was Little.
  • Degen, Bruce. Jamberry.
  • De Reigniers, B.May I Bring a Friend?
  • Eastman, P.D.Are You My Mother?
  • Emberley, Ed. Go Away, Big Green Monster!
  • Ets, Mary Hall.Play with Me.
  • Falconer, Ian.Olivia.*
  • Flack, Marjorie.Angus and the Cats.
  • Fleming, Denise.In the Tall, Tall Grass.
  • Fox, Mem.Time for Bed.
  • Freeman, Don.Corduroy.
  • Gag, Wanda.Millions of Cats.
  • Ginsbuerg, Mira.Good Morning, Chick.
  • Havill, Juanita.Jamaica’s Find.*
  • Hayes, Sarah. Eat Up, Gemma.
  • Henkes, Kevin.Kitten’s First Full Moon.
  • Heo, Yumi.One Saturday Morning.
  • Hesse, Karen. Come On, Rain!
  • Hest, Amy.Off to School, Baby Duck.
  • Holabird, Katharine. Angelina Ballerina.*
  • Hong, Min.Friends.
  • Hughes, Shirley.Out and About.
  • Johnson, Angela.When I Am Old with You.
  • Keats, Ezra Jack.Peter’s Chair
  • Jonas, Ann.The Quilt.
  • Kent, Jack.The Caterpillar and the Polliwog.
  • Kleven, Elisa.The Lion and the Little Red Bird.
  • Kraus, Robert.Whose Mouse are You?
  • Lin, Grace.Dim Sum for Everyone.
  • McCloskey, Robert.Blueberries for Sal.
  • Martin, Bill, Jr.Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?
  • Mayer, Mercer.There’s a Nightmare in My Closet.
  • Mazer, Anne.The Salamander Room.
  • Numeroff, Laura.If You Give a Mouse a Cookie.
  • Peters, Lisa W.Cold Little Duck, Duck, Duck.
  • Pfister, Marcus.The Rainbow Fish.
  • Piper, Watty. The Little Engine that Could.
  • Pinkney, J. Brian.Max Found Two Sticks.
  • Polacco, Patricia.Thunder Cake.
  • Potter, Beatrix.The Tale of Peter Rabbit.
  • Raschka, Chris.Yo! Yes!
  • Rathman, Peggy.Goodnight, Gorilla.
  • Ravishankar, A.Tiger on a Tree.
  • Rey, H.A.Curious George*
  • Rosen, Michael.We’re Going on a Bear Hunt
  • Russo, Marisabina.The Line-Up Book.
  • Ryan, Pam Munoz.Mud is Cake.
  • Ryder, Joanne.The Snails’ Spell.
  • Schwartz, Amy.A Teeny Tiny Baby.
  • Sendak, Maurice.Where the Wild Things Are.
  • Dr. Seuss.Green Eggs and Ham.
  • Shannon, David.No, David!*
  • Showers, Paul.The Listening Walk.
  • Slobodkina, Esphyr.Caps for Sale.
  • Steig, William. Pete’s a Pizza.
  • Stoeke, Janet M.A Friend for Minerva Louise.
  • Taback, Simms.Joseph Had a Little Overcoat.
  • Tafuri, Nancy.I Love You, Little One.
  • Tsubakiyama, M.Mei-Mei Loves the Morning.
  • Rey, H.A.Curious George*
  • Waddell, Martin.Owl Babies.
  • Walter, Mildred PMy Mama Need Me.
  • Weeks, Sarah.If I were a Lion.
  • Wells, Rosemary.Shy Charles.
  • Wild, Margaret.Our Granny.
  • Williams, Vera.”More, More, More,” Said the Baby.
  • Yashimo, Taro.Umbrella.
  • Yee, Wong H.Fireman Small.


  • Bryan, Ashley.Sing to the Animals.
  • Clements, Andrew.Workshop.
  • De Regniers, B.Sing a Song of Popcorn
  • Ferris, Helen.Favorite Poems Old and New.
  • Greenfield, Eloise.Daydreamers.
  • Ho, Mingfong. Hush!: a Thai Lullaby.
  • Hollyer, Belinda.Dreamtime: a book of Lullabies.
  • Kennedy, X.J. Talking Like the Rain: a Read-to-Me Book of Poems.
  • Kuskin, Karla. The Sky is Always in the Sky.
  • Lewis, J. Patrick.Hippopotamusn’t and other Animal Poems.
  • Milne, A.A. When We Were Very Young.
  • Prelutsky, Jack.The 20th Century Children’s Poetry Treasury.
  • Stevenson, RobertA Child’s Garden of Verses.
  • Unobagha, Uzo.Off to the Sweet Shores of Africa and other Talking Drum Rhymes


  • Bond, Michael.A Bear Called Paddington.*
  • Cameron, Ann. The Stories Julian Tells.*
  • Gannett, Ruth.My Father’s Dragon.*
  • Lobel, Arnold. Owl at Home.
  •  Frog and Toad are Friends.*
  • Milne, A.A.Winnie the Pooh.*
  • Thurber, James.Many Moons.


  • Aliki.I’m Growing.
  •  Feelings.
  •  My Five Senses.
  • Blackstone, Stella.Baby High, Baby Low.
  • Carle, Eric.Hello, Red Fox.
  • Curtis, Jamie L.Today I Feel Silly and Other Moods That Make My Day.
  • Dodds, Dayle AnnThe Shape of Things.
  • Dotlich, Rebecca.What is Round?
  • Ehlert, Lois.Color Zoo.
  •  Growing Vegetable Soup.
  •  Planting a Rainbow.
  • Heller, Ruth.Chickens Aren’t the Only Ones.
  •  How to Hide a Crocodile and Other Reptiles.
  • Hoban, Tana. Is It Rough, Is It Smooth, Is It Shiny?
  • Hoberman, Mary.A House is a House for Me.
  • Jonas, Ann.Color Dance
  • Joslin, Seslyn.What Do You Do, Dear?
  •  What Do You Say Dear?
  • Katz, Karen.The Colors of Us.
  • Konigsburg, E.L.Samuel Todd’s Book of Great Colors.
  • Krauss, Ruth.The Carrot Seed.
  • LeSeig, Theo.The Tooth Book.
  • Lionni, Leo.Little Blue and Little Yellow.
  • McMillian, Bruce.Growing Colors.
  • Perkins, A. The Ear Book.
  • Rockwell, Harlow.My Dentist.
  •  My Doctor.
  •  My Dentist.
  • Tafuri, Nancy.All Year Long.
  • Thong, Roseanne.Round is a Mooncake.
  • Walsh, Ellen S.Mouse Paint.
  • Wildsmith, Brian.Seasons.
  • Wood, Audry. Quick as a Cricket.
  • Yagyu, Genichiro.The Holes in Your Nose.

The T-shirt Shop

The T-shirt Shop sells Rockefeller University branded clothing and other items such as mugs, backpacks, pens and notebooks.

The proceeds of the T-shirt shop benefit the Rockefeller University Child and Family Center.

Mondays: 12:15pm–12:45pm
Fridays: 5pm–5:30pm.
Can also be opened by appointment.

1st floor of the Rockefeller Research Building

For questions, to purchase items for an event, to suggest new items, or to volunteer in the shop (CFC parents) please contact:


Pamela Stark
Director of the Child and Family Center
phone: x7071

Kathy Burke
Administrative Assistant
phone: x7072