Summer Reading Club

Great reads – Preschool

The following titles are suggested books to read with children aged under 5 years. Why not print the list and take to the library next time you visit? Visit your local public library and speak to the staff about books, resources, activities and programs that they have available for you and your child as part of the Summer Reading Club and throughout the year.

To find your closest public library, check the directories below.

 

Many of the titles list below have been recommended by the Australian Booksellers Association. For more titles check out this year’s Kids Reading Guide – Part One | Part Two.

 

A Donkey did it

A Donkey Did It!
Author: Merril Haeusler
Illustrator: Wayne Harris

Brave Squish Rabbit

Brave Squish Rabbit
Author: Katherine Battersby

Can You See Sassoon?

Can You See Sassoon?
Author: Sam Usher

Do Mice Eat Rice?

Do Mice Eat Rice?
Author: Al Wright
Illustrator: Roger Clarke

Do Your Ears Hang Low?

Do Your Ears Hang Low?
Author: The Topp Twins
Illustrator: Jenny Campbell

Find the Teddy

Find the Teddy
Author: Claudia Zeff
Illustrator: Stephen Cartwright

Follow the Line

Follow the Line
Author: Laura Ljungkvist

Stuck

Stuck
Author: Oliver Jeffers

Superworm

Superworm
Author: Julia Donaldson
Illustrator: Axel Scheffler

The Gobbledygood is Eating a Book

The Gobbledygood is Eating a Book
Author: Justine Clarke and Arthur Baysting
Illustrator: Tom Jellett

What do You Do with a Tail Like This?

What do You Do with a Tail Like This?
Author: Steve Jenkins
Illustrator: Robin Page

What the Sky Knows

What the Sky Knows
Author: Nike Bourke
Illustrator: Stella Danalis

Where is Lighty Faust the Lion?

Where is Lighty Faust the Lion?
Author: Anna Hymas

Where's that Fish?

Where’s that Fish?
Author: Dan Crisp

Yellow Dress Day

Yellow Dress Day
Author: Michelle Worthington
Illustrator: Sophie Norsa

As you read these books, why not get some help to send your own book review or book trailer to the SRC Club Member Raves section of this website. Don’t forget to check out what books are being recommended by other young readers from across the country!