favorite read-alouds

As chosen by the number of times our kids have asked us to read them aloud and we all still love them:

El Deafo by Cece Bell
Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans
How to Train Your Dragon by Cressida Cowell
Zombelina by Kristyn Crowe
James & the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl
Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Peña
The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson
Bye-Bye, Big Bad Bullybug! by Ed Emberley
by Ian Falconer
Possum Magic by Mem Fox
Zita the Spacegirl by Ben Hatke
Julia’s House for Lost Creatures by Ben Hatke
Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson
The Adventures of Thor the Thunder God by Lisa Lunge-Larsen
Dreamers by Yuyi Morales
The Antler Boy and Other Stories by Jake Parker
He Came with the Couch by David Slonim
So Many Bunnies by Rick Walton
There Is a Bird on Your Head by Mo Willems
Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale by Mo Willems
Piggies by Audrey Wood
The Hiccupotamus by Aaron Zenz