Happy August 10th! That means it is time to share some favorite picture books!
This year, I want to share some favorite fairy tale or nursery rhyme inspired picture books.
(As with most lists, I may have cheated a bit to include more than 10 books, but they all are worth being on the list!)
Bethan Woollvin’s Fairy Tale books
Josh Funk & Edwardian Taylor’s It’s Not a Fairy Tale books
Chicken Little: The Real and Totally True Tale by Sam Wedelich
Eduardo Guadardo, elite Sheep by Anthony Pearson, Illustrated by Jennifer E. Morris
Princess and the Pit Stop by Tom Angleberger, Illustrated by Dan Santat
Deborah Underwood’s Interstellar Cinderella and Reading Beauty
Susan Middleton Elya’s Little Roja Riding Hood (illustrated by Susan Guevara) and La Princesa and the Pea (illustrated by Juana Martinez-Neal)
Jon Sciezska’s The True Story of the Three Little Pigs (illustrated by Lane Smith); The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales (illustrated by Lane Smith); and The Frog Prince, Continued (illustrated by Steve Johnson)
The Very Impatient Caterpillar and The Little Butterfly that Could by Ross Burach
The Little Red Fort by Brenda Maier, Illustrated by Sonia Sanchez