Read-aloud Books for Children

These are excellent books to read to your children. Stories are simple and easy for young minds to understand.

Punchinello and the Most Marvelous Gift

With the Maker-Day Festival fast approaching, Punchinello wants to do something really big for Eli, the woodcarver. But everyone else he meets in Wemmicksville is also trying to make the best contribution to the festival. Hans believes that his seven-layer...
$15.99

You Are Mine

Bigger allowances. Better clothes. More toys. Bigger, better, more is how the world determines who's special and who's not. It's a message your kids are hearing every day. But it's not God's message. His truth is simple and never-changing: It's...
$16.99

Because I Love You

A long time ago a wise man named Shaddai built a wonderful village for children to live in. He talked to them and sang for them and told them stories. He gave them everything they needed. And with his own...
$16.99

Your Special Gift

One morning the people of Wemmicksville wake up to discover that they've all received gifts. Punchinello opens his gift to find a hammer; Lucia receives a paintbrush and set of paints; and Hans, the baker, gets a spoon. Nobody knows...
$16.99

Best of All

Bess Stovall is famous for being famous. "When it comes to Wemmicks, she's the best," they say. Who wouldn't want to join her Wonderful Wemmicks Club? The catch is this: only Wemmicks made of maple can join–the best wood from...
$16.99

The Children of the King

One of the greatest gifts parents can give their children is the assurance that mom and dad love them just as they are, apart from anything that they do. But telling them once won't make it sink in. Kids need...
$17.99

You Are Special

In the town of Wemmickville there lives a Wemmick named Punchinello. Each day the residents award stickers—gold stars for the talented, smart, and attractive Wemmicks, and gray dots for those who make mistakes or are just plain ordinary. Punchinello, covered...
$17.99

If Only I Had A Green Nose

A green nose. How silly, thought Punchinello. It wouldn't make him faster, stronger, or even smarter. It would only make him greener—and make him look just like all the other Wemmicks! Why would he want that when he knows Eli...
$16.99

How Much Is a Little Boy Worth

Your worth doesn’t come from being in charge,Or from money or fame to be won.Your value is found in how you were made—Worth everything, even God’s Son.Help your little boy understand that he has immeasurable worth, not because of anything...
$14.99

How Much Is a Little Girl Worth?

You’re beautiful, worthy, and you should be lovedBecause of all that you are.Different from anything else in this world,You are precious beyond all the stars.How Much Is a Little Girl Worth? is Rachael Denhollander’s tenderhearted anthem to little girls everywhere,...
$14.99

Guess How Much I Love You

Welcome the family classic with an elegant, refreshed cover — the quintessential picture book, just waiting to be shared.Sometimes, when you love someone very, very much, you want to find a way of describing how much you treasure them. But,...
$17.99

Make Way for Ducklings

Mrs. Mallard was sure that the pond in the Boston Public Gardens would be a perfect place for her and her eight ducklings to live. The problem was how to get them there through the busy streets of Boston. But...
$9.99

Blueberries for Sal

What happens when Sal and her mother meet a mother bear and her cub? Kuplink, kuplank, kuplunk! Sal and her mother a picking blueberries to can for the winter. But when Sal wanders to the other side of Blueberry Hill,...
$8.99

One Morning in Maine

Today is a specidal day for Sal because she gets to go to Buck’s Harbour with her dad. But when she wakes up to brush her teeth with her baby sister, she discovers something shocking…. Her tooth is loose! And...
$8.99

Richard Scarry's Busiest People Ever!

Back in print after twenty years! Now readers can once again follow all the busy people who keep Busytown running smoothly. Everyone’s favorite friends are there: Huckle Cat, Lowly Worm, Sergeant Murphy, bumbling Mr. Frumble, and more. Preschoolers learning about...
$17.99

Richard Scarry's Funniest Storybook Ever!

Get ready to laugh, laugh, laugh, in Richard Scarry’s Funniest Storybook Ever! Richard Scarry’s classic collection of his funniest stories is back in print! All your favorite Busytown characters are back and getting up to countless silly situations. Whether it’s...
$16.99

Super Silly Seek and Find

Keep little ones busy with this fun-filled Busytown Seek and Find board book, featuring Huckle Cat, Lowly Worm, Roger Rhino, and more! Richard Scarry’s Busytown is a wonderful place, with so many things to see and do! Now children ages...
$12.99

Comfort One Another

What is it like to be a comforter that is shipped to a needy family? This delightful book takes you on a journey—from a cotton plant to a hut in Africa. Young readers will be inspired to bless others.
$9.99

Nosy Miss Bianca, Happy Day Farm Series

Miss Bianca is a brown cow that lives on Happy Day Farm. She is friendly and good-looking—but she has a problem. She is nosy and always getting into mischief. Will Miss Bianca ever learn her lesson?
$8.99

The Habit Hunt

What is a habit? Does it live in the barn? Or maybe hide under the bed? Curtis and Violet go hunting for a habit, only to discover that a habit is not a creature after all. Full-color illustrations.
$8.99

Waddles

Hatched in an incubator, Waddles began his life at a school in British Columbia. Later he came to live with the Miller family, who found his unpredictable antics highly entertaining. Who knew a Canada goose could find comfort in a...
$8.50

Fun Wherever We Are

At the playground, at the pet store, on a car trip, or at home: Dick, Jane, and Sally always have fun. Will Dick get another dog? Will Sally finally win a game of hide-and-go-seek? And who are Dick and Jane’s...
$10.99

Fun with Our Family

Dick, Jane, Sally, Mother, and Father are not the only family having fun. This time, meet Mike, twin sisters Pam and Penny, and their parents. Two families mean twice the laughs and twice the fun. Beginning readers will love the...
$12.99

We Play and Pretend

These are the real classic readers with cloth-like covers and original illustrations from the 1960s Dick and Jane basic readers. Filled with over 30 stories, these books are for beginning readers, parents, and grandparents alike! Dick, Jane, and Sally are...
$12.99

We Play Outside

These are the real classic readers with cloth-like covers and original illustrations from the 1960s Dick and Jane basic readers. Filled with over 30 stories, these books are for beginning readers, parents, and grandparents alike! It’s summertime, and Dick, Jane,...
$12.99

Something for Seymour

Old Seymour sits and rocks all day in his old house high on the hill. He knows he is not like most folks. "A-ain't t-too smart," Seymour says. Other people tease old Seymour and call him names. But today ....
$17.95

Grandpa John's Lost Bible

Some people keep the pages of their Bibles clean and white. Not Grandpa John. His beloved Bible is sprinkled with circles and notes. When it disappears on the way home from church one evening, he knows he will never be...
$11.50

The Night The Angel Came

Have you ever been really afraid of something? Like a scary dream or a big black dog or getting lost in a strange place? Let me tell you about my fear and how God took it all away. My name...
$16.95

Teddy's Tornado

When Teddy went to sleep in his room beside the kitchen, Mommy always sang his favorite song. She left the door open so light would shine on his pillow. Then one frightening evening a tornado smashed Teddy's bike and destroyed...
$14.95

Angel Wolf

Being a Christian in the Soviet Union during the 1930s was not easy. When Pavel was shipped to a Siberia prison camp, he suffered from cold and hunger. But God was with him. This true story tells how God sent...
$9.99

Miracle Boy

Local story from here in Mifflinburg PA! Mom reached for her phone. “I must call for help.” Her fingers trembled as she dialed 911. “My two-year-old son Dale is missing. I’m afraid he fell into the flooded creek that flows...
$11.95

Cornmeal Samaritan

Snug and warm inside the cabin, Esther watched the snow pile as high as the window. She thought of the six old Indians who lived in a wigwam two miles away. Unable to hunt in the snowstorm, would they survive?...
$17.50

Once Upon a Bedtime in a Faraway Land

Oliver lies in bed and imagines traveling around the world. Who might he meet? What kind of bed would he sleep in? I would see new sights and make new friends, and at night I would pillow my head In...
$17.95

There Are Lions In This Book (board book)

Children love to feel empowered—even while reading books! So, when a narrator of a book comes along to warn the child not to turn another page, what will they do? This is the kind of adventure that Dandi Daley Mackall...
$12.99