Bookshelf

Alphabetical by author surname A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Below is a complete list of every book recommended and reviewed by this blog. But kids are all different! Some books will be more of less successful depending on your child's unique interests and needs. Click on the link to the blog article(s) to learn more about each book.

A running list of the books my children most enjoyed can be found on my page for Luke's Favorite Books and Harry's Favorite Books.


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Agee, Jon. Life on Mars (Dial Books for Young Readers, 2017), 2017 Children's Summer Reading List (Part 2) and 20 Picture Books for Autistic Kids Who Love Space Themes

American Museum of Natural History. ABC Universe (AMNH ABC Board Books) (Sterling Children's Books, 2015), 20 Picture Books for Autistic Kids Who Love Space Themes

Anderson, Derek. Ten Hungry Pigs (Orchard/Scholastic, 2016), 15 Counting Books for Kids with Autism

Anderson, Derek. Ten Pigs: An Epic Bath Adventure (Orchard/Scholastic, 2015), 15 Counting Books for Kids with Autism

Ashburn, Boni; Julia Denos (Illustrator). I Had a Favorite Dress (Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2011), Days of the Week: 9 Great Picture Books and 15 Picture Books About Clothes and Dressing

Austin, Mike. Fire Engine No. 9 (Random House Books for Young Readers, 2015), 20 Books for Autistic Kids Who REALLY Love Trucks

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Baker, Buddy and Xavier Atencio; James Gilleard (Illustrator). The Haunted Mansion (Disney Parks Presents) (Disney Press, 2016), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Barner, Bob. Dem Bones (Chronicle Books, 2016), 13 Halloween Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Barrett, Judi & Barrett, Ron. Animals Should Definitely Not Wear Clothing (Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books, 2016), Obsessed: 12 Books For Kids Who (Really) Love The Alphabet

Barrett, Judi & Barrett, Ron. An Excessive Alphabet: Avalanches Of As To Zillions Of Zs (Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 1988), Two silly monkeys jumping on a bed: 7 seriously funny picture books

Barton, Byron. Trains (HarperFestival, 1986), Obsessed: 9 Picture Books for Kids Who (Really) Love Trains

Baruzzi, Agnese. Opposite Surprise (Minedition, 2017), 2017 Children's Summer Reading List (Part 1)

Basaluzzo, Constanza (Illustrator). Five Green and Speckled Frogs (Sing & Read Storybook series) (Scholastic, 2008), 18 Picture Books for Kids Who REALLY Love Frogs & Toads

Bennett, Artie; Lester, Mike (illustrator). The Butt Book (Bloomsbury USA Children's, 2010), 10 Picture Books for Potty Training Readiness

Blechman, Nicholas. Night Light (Orchard Books, 2013), 15 Counting Books for Kids with Autism and 20 Books for Autistic Kids Who REALLY Love Trucks

Bogart, Jo Ellen; Smith, Lori Joy (illustrator). Count Your Chickens! (Tundra Books, 2017), 2017 Children's Summer Reading List (Part 2)

Bos, Miriam (Illustrator); based on the original song by Richard Rodgers & Oscar Hammerstein II. Do Re Mi (Broadway Baby) (Walter Foster Jr., 2017), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Boynton, Sandra. Blue Hat, Green Hat (Little Simon, 1984), Two silly monkeys jumping on a bed: 7 seriously funny picture books, 20 Color Concept Books for Kids with Autism, and 15 Picture Books About Clothes and Dressing

Boynton, Sandra. Eek! Halloween (Workman Publishing, 2016), 13 Halloween Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Boynton, Sandra. The Going to Bed Book (Workman Publishing), Goodnight noises everywhere

Boynton, Sandra. Spooky Pookie (Workman Publishing, 2017), 13 Halloween Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Boynton, Sandra. Your Personal Penguin (Workman Publishing), Imagine Me, Your Personal Penguin and 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Breen, Steven. Stick (Dial, 2007), 18 Picture Books for Kids Who REALLY Love Frogs & Toads

Brett, Jan. The Mitten (G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1989), 15 Picture Books About Clothes and Dressing and Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

Brigs, Raymond. The Snowman (Random House Books for Young Readers, 1978), 15 Picture Books About Clothes and Dressing and Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

Brown, Margaret Wise & Hurd, Clement (illustrator). Goodnight Moon (HarperFestival), Goodnight noises everywhere

Brown, Ruth. A Dark, Dark Tale (HarperFestival, 1981), Once upon a time there was a dark, dark moor

Browne, Phillipa-Alys. African Animals ABC (Barefoot Books, 1995), Obsessed: 12 Books For Kids Who (Really) Love The Alphabet

Burton, Jeffrey. Food Trucks!: A Lift-the-Flap Meal on Wheels! (Little Simon, 2016), 20 Books for Autistic Kids Who REALLY Love Trucks

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Campoy, F. Isabel & Howell, Theresa; López, Rafael (illustrator). Maybe Something Beautiful: How Art Transformed a Neighborhood (HMH Books for Young Readers, 2016), 10 Books to Introduce Race & Ethnicity to Kids with Autism

Carle, Eric. 1, 2, 3 to the Zoo (Philomel Books, 1982), Obsessed: 9 Picture Books for Kids Who (Really) Love Trains

Carle, Eric. The Artist Who Painted A Blue Horse (Philomel Books) In the light of the moon a little egg lay on a leaf and 20 Color Concept Books for Kids with Autism

Carle, Eric. Draw Me a Star (Philomel, 1992), 20 Picture Books for Autistic Kids Who Love Space Themes

Carle, Eric. Dream Snow (Penguin Young Readers Group, 2000), Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

Carle, Eric. Mister Seahorse (Philomel Books) In the light of the moon a little egg lay on a leaf

Carle, Eric. My Very First Book of Colors (Philomel Books, 2005), 20 Color Concept Books for Kids with Autism

Carle, Eric. My Very First Book of Numbers/Mi primer libro de números (Bilingual Edition) (Penguin/Philomel Books, 2013), 15 Counting Books for Kids with Autism

Carle, Eric. Today is Monday (Puffin Books, 1997), Days of the Week: 9 Great Picture Books and 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Carle, Eric. The Very Hungry Caterpillar (Philomel Books), In the light of the moon a little egg lay on a leaf and Days of the Week: 9 Great Picture Books

Carle, Eric. The Very Lonely Firefly (Philomel Books), In the light of the moon a little egg lay on a leaf

Carter, James; Mar Hernández (Illustrator). Once Upon a Star: A Poetic Journey Through Space (Doubleday Books for Young Readers, 2018), 20 Picture Books for Autistic Kids Who Love Space Themes

Chapman, Jared. Vegetables in Underwear (Harry N. Abrams, 2015), 10 Picture Books for Potty Training Readiness

Chodos-Irvine, Margaret. Ella Sarah Gets Dressed (Harcourt Children's Books, 2003), 15 Picture Books About Clothes and Dressing

Coffelt, Nancy. Dog's in Space (Voyager Books/Harcourt, 1996), 20 Picture Books for Autistic Kids Who Love Space Themes

Colandro, Lucille & Lee, Jared D. (illustrator). There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly! (Cartwheel Books), Q&A with special ed teacher and former librarian, Tara Brescio and 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Colby, Rebecca; Steven Henry (Illustrator). It's Raining Bats and Frogs (Feiwel & Friends, 2015), 13 Halloween Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Collicutt, Paul. This Train (Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers, 1999), Obsessed: 9 Picture Books for Kids Who (Really) Love Trains

Cooper, Elisha Big Cat, Little Cat (Roaring Brook Press, 2017), 2017 Children's Summer Reading List (Part 2)

Cotter, Bill. Don't Push The Button (Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, 2013), Two silly monkeys jumping on a bed: 7 seriously funny picture books

Crews, Donald. Freight Train (Greenwillow Books), 7 Parent-Certified Books for Your Preschooler with Autism and Obsessed: 9 Picture Books for Kids Who (Really) Love Trains and 20 Color Concept Books for Kids with Autism

Crews, Donald. Truck (Greenwillow Books, 1997), 20 Books for Autistic Kids Who REALLY Love Trucks

Cronin, Doreen; Betsy Lewin (Illustrator). Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type (Little Simon), This land was made for you and me

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Dahl, Michael; Derrick Alderman and Denise Shea (Illustrators). On the Launch Pad: A Counting Book about Rockets (Picture Window Books/Capstone, 2004), 20 Picture Books for Autistic Kids Who Love Space Themes

Daniel, Danielle. Sometimes I Feel Like a Fox (Groundwood Books, 2015), 10 Books to Introduce Race & Ethnicity to Kids with Autism

Daynes, Katie. Lift-The-Flap Questions and Answers About Space (Usborne, 2016), 20 Picture Books for Autistic Kids Who Love Space Themes

Dean, James. Pete the Cat: Five Little Pumpkins (HarperCollins), Once upon a time there was a dark, dark moor

Dean, James. Pete the Cat: Old MacDonald Had a Farm (HarperFestival, 2014), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Dean, James. Pete the Cat: Twinkle Twinkle Little Star (HarperFestival, 2014), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books and 20 Picture Books for Autistic Kids Who Love Space Themes

Dean, James. Pete the Cat: Wheels on the Bus (HarperFestival, 2013), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Dewdney, Anna. Little Excavator (Viking Books for Young Readers, 2017), 20 Books for Autistic Kids Who REALLY Love Trucks

Dewdney, Anna. Llama Llama Holiday Drama (Viking, 2010), Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

Dewdney, Anna. Llama Llama Red Pajama (Viking, 2005), Goodnight Noises Everywhere and No more llama drama: A goodbye letter to Anna Dewdney

Dewdney, Anna. Llama Llama Misses Mama (Viking, 2009), No more llama drama: A goodbye letter to Anna Dewdney

DiPucchio, Kelly; Gris Grimly (Illustrator). Sipping Spiders Through A Straw: Campfire Songs for Monsters (Scholastic, 2008), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

DK Publishing. My First Board Books series (DK Publishing), grader, scraper, paver, roller

DK Publishing. My First Colors: Let's Learn Them All! (Tabbed Board Books) (DK Publishing, 2010), 20 Color Concept Books for Kids with Autism

DK Publishing. My First Trucks and Diggers: Let's Get Driving! (Tabbed Board Books) (DK Publishing, 2013), 20 Books for Autistic Kids Who REALLY Love Trucks

Dodd, Emma. Dog's Colorful Day: A Messy Story About Colors and Counting (Puffin Books/Penguin Putnam Books for Young Readers, 2003), 15 Counting Books for Kids with Autism and 20 Color Concept Books for Kids with Autism

Donaldson, Julia; Axel Scheffler (Illustrator). Room On The Broom (Puffin Books), Once upon a time there was a dark, dark moor

Donaldson, Julia; Axel Scheffler (Illustrator). Stick Man (Scholastic, 2009), Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

Dunrea, Olivier. Gossie: A Gosling on the Go! (Gossie & Friends) (HMH Books for Young Readers, 2002), 15 Picture Books About Clothes and Dressing

Dyckman, Ame; Climo, Liz (illustrator). You Don't Want a Unicorn (Hachette Book Group, 2017), 2017 Children's Summer Reading List (Part 2)

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Ehlert, Lois. Planting a Rainbow (HMH Books for Young Readers), Q&A with special ed teacher and former librarian, Tara Brescio, Recommended by Tara Brescio

Elting, Mary & Folson, Michael; Kent, Jack (Illustrator). Q is for Duck: An Alphabet Guessing Game (Clarion Books, 2005), Obsessed: 12 Books For Kids Who (Really) Love The Alphabet

Emberley, Ed. Go Away, Big Green Monster! (Little, Brown and Company), Once upon a time there was a dark, dark moor

Emberley, Rebecca; Ed Emberley (Illustrator). If You're A Monster And You Know It (Orchard, 2011), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Emberley, Rebecca; Ed Emberley (Illustrator). The Itsy Bitsy Spider (Two Little Birds, 2013), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Engel, Christiane (Illustrator); SteveSongs (Performer). Knick Knack Paddy Whack (A Barefoot Singalong) (Barefoot Books, 2009), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Eone (illustrator). Peppa Pig: Peppa's Halloween Party (Scholastic, Inc., 2016), 13 Halloween Season Picture Books for Kids with Autism

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Falwell, Cathryn. Feast for 10 (Clarion Books, 1993), 15 Counting Books for Kids with Autism

Faulkner, Keith; Lambert, Jonathan (Illustrator). The Wide-Mouthed Frog: A Pop-Up Book (Dial Books, 1996), 18 Picture Books for Kids Who REALLY Love Frogs & Toads

Feierabend, John M.; Julia Love Miller (Illustrator). The Other Day I Met A Bear (First Steps in Music) (GIA Publications, 2014), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Fleming, Denise. 5 Little Ducks (Beach Lane Books, 2006), Days of the Week: 9 Great Picture Books

Fleming, Denise. Count! (Square Fish, 2005), 15 Counting Books for Kids with Autism

Fleming, Denise. Maggie and Michael Get Dressed (Henry Holt and Co., 2016), 15 Picture Books About Clothes and Dressing

Fleming, Denise. Pumpkin Eye (Square Fish/Macmillan, 2001), 13 Halloween Season Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Fox, Mem. Boo to a Goose (Dial Books for Young Readers, 1998), Two silly monkeys jumping on a bed: 7 seriously funny picture books

Fox, Mem; Horacek, Judy (Illustrator). Where is the Green Sheep? (HMH Books for Young Readers, 2004), 20 Color Concept Books for Kids with Autism

Frederickson, Lane; Robertson, Michael (illustrator). Monster Trouble! (Sterling, 2015), 13 Halloween Season Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Freedman, Claire; Cort, Ben (illustrator). Dinosaurs Love Underpants (Simon & Schuster, 2008), 10 Picture Books for Potty Training Readiness

Friend, David & Michael Rex (Illustrator). With Any Luck, I'll Drive A Truck (Nancy Paulsen Books, 2016), 20 Books for Autistic Kids Who REALLY Love Trucks

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Garcia, Emma. Toot Toot, Beep Beep (Boxer Books, 2008), 20 Color Concept Books for Kids with Autism

van Genechten, Guido. How Many Baby Animals? (Clavis Books, 2017), 15 Counting Books for Kids with Autism

Ghahremani, Susie. Stack the Cats (Abrams Appleseed, 2017), 2017 Children's Summer Reading List (Part 1)

Gibbs, Edward. I Spy with My Little Eye (Candlewick Press/Templar Books, 2011), 20 Color Concept Books for Kids with Autism

Gibbs, Edward. I Spy on the Farm (Candlewick Press/Templar Books, 2012), 20 Color Concept Books for Kids with Autism

Goetz, Steve & Eda Kaban (Illustrator). Old MacDonald Had A Truck (Chronicle Books, 2016), 20 Books for Autistic Kids Who REALLY Love Trucks

Gomi, Taro. Everybody Poops (Kane/Miller Book Publishers, 1993), 10 Picture Books for Potty Training Readiness

Gordon, David. The Three Little Rigs (HarperCollins, 2005), 20 Books for Autistic Kids Who REALLY Love Trucks

Guthrie, Woodie & Jakobsen, Kathy (illustrator). This Land is Your Land (Little Brown & Company), This land was made for you and me and 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

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Hall, Michael. Perfect Square (Greenwillow Books, 2011), Days of the Week: 9 Great Picture Books

Harris, Trudy; Carrie Hartman (Illustrator). The Clock Struck One: A Time-Telling Tale (Math is Fun!) (Milbrook Press, 2009), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Harter, Debbie; Fred Penner (Performer). Animal Boogie (A Barefoot Singalong) (Barefoot Books, 2005), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Haskamp, Steve. Eight Silly Monkeys (Bendon Publishing, 2003), Two silly monkeys jumping on a bed: 7 seriously funny picture books

Heling, Kathryn and Deborah Hembrook; Andy Robert Davies (Illustrator). Clothesline Clues to Jobs People Do (Charlesbridge, 2012), 15 Picture Books About Clothes and Dressing

Henkes, Kevin. Kitten's First Full Moon (Greenwillow, 2004), 20 Picture Books for Autistic Kids Who Love Space Themes

Hillenbrand, Will. Down By The Station (HMH Books for Young Readers, 2002), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Hirao, Amiko; Jack Norworth (Lyricst); Carly Simon (Performer). Take Me Out to the Ball Game (Charlesbridge, 2016), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Hopgood, Tim (Illustrator). Walking in a Winter Wonderland (Henry Holt and Co., 2016), Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

Hopgood, Tim (Illustrator). What a Wonderful World (Henry Holt and Co. , 2014), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Horáček, Petr. The Mouse Who Ate the Moon (Candlewick, 2014), 20 Picture Books for Autistic Kids Who Love Space Themes

Hurley, Jorey. Ribbit (Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books, 2017), 2017 Children's Summer Reading List (Part 1) and 18 Picture Books for Kids Who REALLY Love Frogs & Toads

Hutton, John & Cencko, Doug (Illustrator). Dogs! (blue manatee press, 2017), 2017 Children's Summer Reading List (Part 1)

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iKids; Conger, Holli (Illustrator) Poke-A-Dot! An Alphabet Eye Spy (innovativeKids, 2015) Obsessed: 12 Books For Kids Who (Really) Love The Alphabet

Isadora, Rachel. Say Hello! (G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, 2010), 10 Books to Introduce Race & Ethnicity to Kids with Autism

Isadora, Rachel. There Was a Tree (Penguin Young Readers Group, 2012), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

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Jarrie, Martin. ABC USA (Sterling, 2005), Obsessed: 12 Books For Kids Who (Really) Love The Alphabet

Jeffers, Oliver. How to Catch A Star (Philomel Books, 2004), 20 Picture Books for Autistic Kids Who Love Space Themes

Jeffers, Susan. Jingle Bells (HarperCollins, 2017), Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

Johnson, Stephen T. Alphabet City (Viking Books for Young Readers, 1995), Obsessed: 12 Books For Kids Who (Really) Love The Alphabet

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Kalan, Robert; Byron, Barton (Illustrator). Jump, Frog, Jump! (Greenwillow, 1989), 18 Picture Books for Kids Who REALLY Love Frogs & Toads

Katz, Alan; David Catrow (Illustrator). On Top of the Potty (Silly Dilly Songs) (Margaret K. McElderry Books, 2008), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Katz, Karen. The Colors of Us (Square Fish, 2002), 10 Books to Introduce Race & Ethnicity to Kids with Autism

Katz, Karen. Twelve Hats for Lena: A Book of Months (Margaret A. McElderry Books, 2002), 15 Picture Books About Clothes and Dressing

Keats, Ezra Jack; Olive A. Wadsworth (original poem by). Over In The Meadow (Puffin Books, 1995), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Kelley, Marty. Almost Everybody Farts (Sterling Children's Books, 2017), 2017 Children's Summer Reading List (Part 1)

Ketteman, Helen; Nate Wragg (Illustrator). At the Old Haunted House (Two Lions, 2014), 13 Halloween Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Ketteman, Helen; Adam Record (Illustrator). The Ghosts Go Haunting (Albert Whitman Company, 2014), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Khan, Hena & Amini, Mehrdokht (Illustrator). Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns: A Muslim Book of Colors (Chronicle Books, 2012), 20 Color Concept Books for Kids with Autism

Kontis, Alethea & Kolar, Bob (Illustrator). Alpha Oops: The Day Z Went First (Candlewick, 2012), Obsessed: 12 Books For Kids Who (Really) Love The Alphabet

Kontis, Alethea & Kolar, Bob (Illustrator). Alpha Oops: H is for Halloween (Candlewick, 2010), 13 Halloween Season Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Krejtschi, Tobias. Monster Munch (Minedition, 2017), 2017 Children's Summer Reading List (Part 2)

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LeFranc, Karin. I Want to Eat Your Books! (Sky Pony Press, 2015), 13 Halloween Season Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Lehman, Barbara. Trainstop (HMH Books for Young Readers, 2008), Obsessed: 9 Picture Books for Kids Who (Really) Love Trains

Leppanen, Debbie; Carpenter, Tad (illustrator). Trick or Treat: A Happy Haunter's Halloween (Beach Lane Books, 2013), 13 Halloween Season Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Levine, Arthur A. & Hector, Julian (Illustrator). Monday is One Day (Scholastic Press, 2011), Days of the Week: 9 Great Picture Books

Light, Steve. Trains Go (Chronicle Books, 2012), Obsessed: 9 Picture Books for Kids Who (Really) Love Trains

Lionni, Leo. A Color of His Own (Scholastic, 2004), 20 Color Concept Books for Kids with Autism

Lionni, Leo. The Alphabet Tree (Knopf Books for Young Readers, 1968), Obsessed: 12 Books For Kids Who (Really) Love The Alphabet

Lionni, Leo. Swimmy (Dragonfly Books), This land was made for you and me

Lithgow, John; Robert Neubecker (Illustrator). I Got Two Dogs (Simon Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2008), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Litwin, Eric & Dean, James (Illustrator). Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes (HaperCollins, 2010), Interview with NY Times bestselling author (and former special ed teacher) Eric Litwin and 20 Color Concept Books for Kids with Autism

Litwin, Eric & Dean, James (Illustrator). Pete the Cat: Rocking in My School Shoes (HaperCollins, 2011), Interview with NY Times bestselling author (and former special ed teacher) Eric Litwin

Litwin, Eric & Dean, James (Illustrator). Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons (HaperCollins, 2012), Interview with NY Times bestselling author (and former special ed teacher) Eric Litwin

Litwin, Eric & Dean, James (Illustrator). Pete the Cat Saves Christmas (HaperCollins, 2012), Interview with NY Times bestselling author (and former special ed teacher) Eric Litwin

Litwin, Eric & Lichtenheld, Tom (Illustrator). Groovy Joe: Ice Cream and Dinosaurs (Orchard Books/Scholastic, 2016), Interview with NY Times bestselling author (and former special ed teacher) Eric Litwin

Litwin, Eric & Magoon, Scott (Illustrator). The Nuts: Keep Rolling! (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2017), 2017 Children's Summer Reading List (Part 1)

Lobel, Arnold; Lobel, Adrianne (Illustrator). The Frogs and Toads All Sang (HarperCollins, 2009), 18 Picture Books for Kids Who REALLY Love Frogs & Toads

London, Jonathan; Remkiewicz, Frank (Illustrator). Froggy Eats Out! (Froggy series) (Puffin Books, 2001), 18 Picture Books for Kids Who REALLY Love Frogs & Toads

London, Jonathan; Remkiewicz, Frank (Illustrator). Froggy Gets Dressed (Froggy series) (Puffin Books, 1994), 15 Picture Books About Clothes and Dressing

London, Jonathan; Remkiewicz, Frank (Illustrator). Froggy's Best Christmas (Puffin Books, 2002), Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

Long, Ethan. The Croaky Pokey! (Holiday House, 2011), 18 Picture Books for Kids Who REALLY Love Frogs & Toads

Long, Ethan. Fright Club (Bloomsbury USA Children's, 2015), 13 Halloween Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Lunde, Darrin P. Whose Poop Is That? (Charlesbridge Publishing, 2017), 2017 Children's Summer Reading List (Part 1)

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Mack, Jeff. Ah Ha! (Chronicle Books, 2013), Interview with Author and Illustrator Jeff Mack and 18 Picture Books for Kids Who REALLY Love Frogs & Toads

Mack, Jeff. Frog and Fly in Six Slurpy Stories (Philomel Books, 2012), Interview with Author and Illustrator Jeff Mack and 18 Picture Books for Kids Who REALLY Love Frogs & Toads

Mack, Jeff. Good News, Bad News (Chronicle Books, 2012), Interview with Author and Illustrator Jeff Mack

Mack, Jeff. Look! (Philomel Books, 2015), Interview with Author and Illustrator Jeff Mack

Mack, Jeff. Mine! (Chronicle Books, 2017), 2017 Children's Summer Reading List (Part 2)

Mack, Jeff. Playtime? (Philomel Books, 2016), Interview with Author and Illustrator Jeff Mack

Macken, JoAnn Early; LeUyen Pham (Illustrator). Sing-Along Song (Viking Juvenile, 2004), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Mallet, David; Ora Eitan (Illustrator). Inch By Inch (HarperCollins, 1997), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Manning, Maurie J. Laundry Day (Clarion Books, 2012), 10 Books to Introduce Race & Ethnicity to Kids with Autism

Mansfield, Andy; Flintham, Thomas (illustrator). One Lonely Fish (Bloomsbury, 2017), 2017 Children's Summer Reading List (Part 2) and 15 Counting Books for Kids with Autism

Maranville, Amy; Palin, Tim (illustrator). Padmini is Powerful (Mascot Books, 2015), 7 South Asian Picture Books for Kids With Autism

Marie Pace, Anne; Pham, LeUyen (illustrator). Vampirina Ballerina (Disney/Hyperion, 2012), 13 Halloween Season Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Markes, Julie; Kathleen Hartung, Susan (illustrator). Where the Poop? (HarperFestival, 2004), 10 Picture Books for Potty Training Readiness

Martin Jr., Bill & Archambault, John; Ehlert, Lois (illustrator). Chicka Chicka Boom Boom (Little Simon, 2012), 7 Parent-Certified Books for Your Preschooler with Autism and Two silly monkeys jumping on a bed: 7 seriously funny picture books

Mayer, Mercer. a boy, a dog, and a frog (Dial Books, 1967), 18 Picture Books for Kids Who REALLY Love Frogs & Toads

Marzolo, Jean; Walter Wick (Author/Photographer). I Spy Christmas: A Book of Picture Riddles (Cartwheel Books, 1992), Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

McDermott, Gerald. Anansi the Spider: A Tale from the Ashanti (Scholastic, 1993), 20 Picture Books for Autistic Kids Who Love Space Themes

McElligott, Matthew. Even Monsters Need Haircuts (Walker & Company, 2010), 13 Halloween Season Picture Books for Kids with Autism

McKellar, Danica; Padrón, Alicia (illustrator); Goodnight, Numbers (Random House Children's Books, 2017), 2017 Children's Summer Reading List (Part 2) and 15 Counting Books for Kids with Autism

McMillan, Bruce. Growing Colors (HarperCollins, 1994), 20 Color Concept Books for Kids with Autism

Medina, Juana. 1 Big Salad (Viking Books for Young Readers, 2016), 15 Counting Books for Kids with Autism

The Metropolitan Museum Of Art. Museum ABC (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2002), Obsessed: 12 Books For Kids Who (Really) Love The Alphabet

Milgrim, David. Santa Duck (G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, 2008), Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

Miller, Margaret. I Love Colors! (Little Simon, 2009), 20 Color Concept Books for Kids with Autism

Mitchell, Melanie. Earth (Lerner, 2003/2004), 20 Picture Books for Autistic Kids Who Love Space Themes

Mitchell, Melanie. Moon (Lerner, 2003/2004), 20 Picture Books for Autistic Kids Who Love Space Themes

Mitchell, Melanie. Stars (Lerner, 2003/2004), 20 Picture Books for Autistic Kids Who Love Space Themes

Mitchell, Melanie. Sun (Lerner, 2003/2004), 20 Picture Books for Autistic Kids Who Love Space Themes

Moore, Tim; Pete Whitehead (Illustrator). Must Be Santa (Big Little Golden Book series) (Random House Children's Books, 2011), Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

Mortimer, Anne. At the Old Haunted House (Katherine Tegen Books, 2011), 13 Halloween Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Munsch, Robert; Martchenko, Michael (illustrator) I Have to Go! (Annick Press, 1987), 10 Picture Books for Potty Training Readiness

Murray, Laura; Mike Lowery (Illustrator). The Gingerbread Man Loose in the School (G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, 2011), Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

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Neitzel, Shirley; Nancy Winslow Parker (Illustrator). The Jacket I Wear in the Snow (Greenwillow, 1989), 15 Picture Books About Clothes and Dressing

Nelson, Kadir. He's Got the Whole World in His Hands (Dial Books, 2005), 10 Books to Introduce Race & Ethnicity to Kids with Autism and 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Newgarden, Mark & Montague Cash, Megan. Bow-Wow's Nightmare Neighbors (Roaring Brook Press, 2014), 13 Halloween Season Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Nicoll, Helen & Jan Pieńkowski. Meg on the Moon (Picture Puffin/Penguin, 1978), 20 Picture Books for Autistic Kids Who Love Space Themes

Niemann, Christoph. Subway (HarperCollins Children's Books, 2010), Obsessed: 9 Picture Books for Kids Who (Really) Like Trains

Nikola-Lisa, W.; Mike Reed (Illustrator). Shake dem Halloween Bones (HMH Books for Young Readers, 2000), 13 Halloween Season Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Nosy Crow; Ed Bryan (Illustrator). The Three Little Pigs: A Nosy Crow Fairy Tale (Nosy Crow, 2016), 15 Counting Books for Kids with Autism

Numeroff, Laura Joffe; Felicia Bond (Illustrator). If You Take a Mouse to the Movies (HarperCollins, 2000), Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

Numeroff, Laura Joffe; Felicia Bond (Illustrator). It's Pumpkin Day, Mouse! (Balzer + Bray), Once upon a time there was a dark, dark moor

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O'Connell, Jennifer. Ten Timid Ghosts (Cartwheel Books, 2000), 13 Halloween Season Picture Books for Kids with Autism

O'Connor, Jane; Robin Preiss Glasser (Illustrator). Splendiferous Christmas (Fancy Nancy) (HarperCollins, 2009), Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

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Pallotta, Jerry; Bersani, Shennen (Illustrator). Butterfly Colors and Counting (Charlesbridge, 2013), 15 Counting Books for Kids with Autism

Pallotta, Jerry; Masiello, Ralph (Illustrator). The Frog Alphabet Book (Jerry Pallotta's Alphabet Books series) (Charlesbridge, 1990), 18 Picture Books for Kids Who REALLY Love Frogs & Toads

Paprocki, Greg. B Is for Boo: A Halloween Alphabet (BabyLit) (Gibbs Smith, 2017), 13 Halloween Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Park, Linda Sue & Lee, Ho Baek (Illustrator). Bee-bim Bop! (Sandpiper/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2005), 10 Books to Introduce Race & Ethnicity to Kids With Autism

PatrickGeorge, Animal Rescue (Boxer Books, 2015), A Smile in a Child's Mind: Interview with Children's Book Creator Patrick George & Publisher Ann Scott

PatrickGeorge, Magic Colors (Boxer Books, 2013), 20 Color Concept Books for Kids with Autism and A Smile in a Child's Mind: Interview with Children's Book Creator Patrick George & Publisher Ann Scott

PatrickGeorge, Magic Numbers (Boxer Books, 2014), 15 Counting Books for Kids with Autism and A Smile in a Child's Mind: Interview with Children's Book Creator Patrick George & Publisher Ann Scott

PatrickGeorge, Magic Opposites (Boxer Books, 2012), A Smile in a Child's Mind: Interview with Children's Book Creator Patrick George & Publisher Ann Scott

PatrickGeorge, Oh No! (Boxer Books, 2013), A Smile in a Child's Mind: Interview with Children's Book Creator Patrick George & Publisher Ann Scott

PatrickGeorge, When I Grow Up (Boxer Books, 2013), A Smile in a Child's Mind: Interview with Children's Book Creator Patrick George & Publisher Ann Scott

Petty, Dev; Boldt, Mike (Illustrator). I Don't Want To Be A Frog! (Doubleday Books for Young Readers, 2015), 18 Picture Books for Kids Who REALLY Love Frogs & Toads

Phoenix International Publications. Potty Time With Elmo: 7 Button Little Sound Book (Phoenix International Publications, Inc., 2005), 10 Picture Books for Potty Training Readiness

Pierce, Terry & Schwartz, Carol (Illustrator). My Busy Green Garden (Tilbury House Publishers, 2017), 2017 Children's Summer Reading List (Part 1)

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Raffi; Wolff, Ashley (Illustrator). Baby Beluga (Raffi Songs to Read) (Knopf Books for Young Readers, 1997), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Raffi; Bernard Westcot, Nadine (Illustrator). Down By The Bay (Raffi Songs to Read) (Crown Books for Young Readers, 1999), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Raffi; Jose Aruego and Ariane Dewey (Illustrators). Five Little Ducks (Raffi Songs to Read) (Knopf Books for Young Readers, 1999), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Raffi; Kelley, True (Illustrator). Spider On The Floor (Raffi Songs to Read) (Dragonfly Books, 1996), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Rankin, Laura. The Handmade Alphabet (Puffin Books, 1996), Obsessed: 12 Books For Kids Who (Really) Love The Alphabet

Ravishankar, Anushka. To market! To market! (Tara Books, 2007), 7 South Asian Picture Books for Kids With Autism

Reidy, Jean; Geneviève Leloup (Illustrator). Too Purpley! (Bloomsbury, 2011), 15 Picture Books About Clothes and Dressing

Reynolds, Aaron; Brown, Peter (illustrator). Creepy Carrots (Simon Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2012), 13 Halloween Season Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Rex, Michael. Goodnight Goon: a Petrifying Parody (G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, 2008), 13 Halloween Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Robins, Arthur (Illustrator); based on the original poem by T. S. Eliot. Mr. Mistoffelees: The Conjuring Cat (Old Possum Picture Books) (Faber and Faber, 2015), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Rollins, Walter & Steve Nelson; Sam Williams (Illustrator). Frosty the Snowman (Cartwheel Books, 2013), Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

Roode, Daniel (Illustrator); based on the original song by Richard Rodgers & Oscar Hammerstein II. My Favorite Things (Broadway Baby) (Walter Foster Jr., 2017), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

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Savage, Stephen. Supertruck (Roaring Brook Press, 2015), 20 Books for Autistic Kids Who REALLY Love Trucks

Savage, Stephen. Ten Orange Pumpkins (Dial Books, 2013), 13 Halloween Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Scarry, Richard. Cars and Trucks and Things That Go (Giant Little Golden Book) (Golden Books, 1951, first ed.), 20 Books for Autistic Kids Who REALLY Love Trucks

Schertle, Alice & McElmurry, Jill (illustrator). Little Blue Truck (HMH Books), This land was made for you and me and 20 Books for Autistic Kids Who REALLY Love Trucks

Scholastic, Inc. Planets: A LEGO Adventure in the Real World (Scholastic, 2016), 20 Picture Books for Autistic Kids Who Love Space Themes

Scribens, Sunny; Mark Collins (Illustrator); David Sim (Performer). Space Song Rocket Ride (A Barefoot Singalong) (Barefoot Books, 2014), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books and 20 Picture Books for Autistic Kids Who Love Space Themes

Sehgal, Kabir & Sehgal, Surishtha; Golden, Jess (illustrator). The Wheels on the Tuk Tuk (Beach Lane Books, 2016), 10 Books to Introduce Race & Ethnicity to Kids with Autism, 7 South Asian Picture Books For Kids With Autism, and 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Dr. Seuss. Dr. Seuss's ABC: An Amazing Alphabet Book! (Random House Books for Young Readers), The quick Queen of Quincy and her quacking quacker-oo

Dr. Seuss. How the Grinch Stole Christmas (Random House Books for Young Readers, 2017), Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

Shaskan, Stephen. A Dog is a Dog (Chronicle, 2011), Interview with "Toad on the Road" Author & Illustrator Stephen Shaskan.

Shaskan, Stephen. Max Speed (Simon & Schuster, 2016), Interview with "Toad on the Road" Author & Illustrator Stephen Shaskan.

Shaskan, Stephen. The Three Triceratops Tuff (Beach Lane Books, 2013), Interview with "Toad on the Road" Author & Illustrator Stephen Shaskan.

Shaskan, Stephen. Toad on the Road: A Cautionary Tale (HarperCollins, 2017), 2017 Children's Summer Reading List (Part 1), 18 Picture Books for Kids Who REALLY Love Frogs & Toads, and Interview with "Toad on the Road" Author & Illustrator Stephen Shaskan.

Shaskan, Stephen. Toad on the Road: Mama and Me (HarperCollins, 2018), 18 Picture Books for Kids Who REALLY Love Frogs & Toads, 20 Books for Autistic Kids Who REALLY Love Trucks, and Interview with "Toad on the Road" Author & Illustrator Stephen Shaskan.

Shertle, Alice; Petra Mathers (Illustrator). Button Up!: Wrinkled Rhymes (Harcourt Children's Books, 2009), 15 Picture Books About Clothes and Dressing](https://www.lineupthebooks.com/dressing/)

Shiefman, Vicky & August, Louise (Illustrator). Sunday Potatoes, Monday Potatoes (Simon & Schuster, 1994), Days of the Week: 9 Great Picture Books

Siddals, Mary McKenna; Jimmy Pickering (Illustrator). Shivery Shades of Halloween: A Spooky Book of Colors (Random House Books for Young Readers, 2014), 13 Halloween Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Sima, Jesse. Not Quite Narwhal (Simon Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2017), 2017 Children's Summer Reading List (Part 2)

Simon, Tanya & Richard; Mark Siegel (Illustrator). Oskar and the Eight Blessings (Roaring Book Press, 2015), Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

Snickett, Lemony; Lisa Brown (Illustrator). The Latke Who Couldn't Stop Screaming: A Christmas Story (McSweeny's, 2007), Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

Sobel, June & Cole, Henry (Illustrator). Shiver Me Letters: A Pirate ABC (HMH Books for Young Readers, 2006), Obsessed: 12 Books For Kids Who (Really) Love The Alphabet

Sobel, June & Huliska-Beith, Laura (Illustrator). The Goodnight Train (HMH Books for Young Readers), Goodnight noises everywhere and Obsessed: 9 Picture Books for Kids Who (Really) Love Trains

Staines, Bill; Nelson, Kadir (Illustrator). All God's Critters Got A Place In The Choir (Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing, 2009), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Starr, Ringo; Cort, Ben (Illustrator). Octopus's Garden (Aladdin, 2014), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Stoeke, Janet Morgan. A Hat for Minerva Louise (Minerva Louise series) (Penguin Young Readers Group, 1997), 15 Picture Books About Clothes and Dressing

Stoeke, Janet Morgan. Minerva Louise on Christmas Eve (Minerva Louise series) (Dutton Books for Young Readers, 2007), Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

Sutton, Sally & Brian Lovelock (Illustrator) Roadwork (Candlewick Press, 2008), 20 Books for Autistic Kids Who REALLY Love Trucks

Sutton, Sally & Brian Lovelock (Illustrator) Demolition (Candlewick Press, 2012), 20 Books for Autistic Kids Who REALLY Love Trucks

Sutton, Sally & Brian Lovelock (Illustrator) Construction (Candlewick Press, 2014), 20 Books for Autistic Kids Who REALLY Love Trucks

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Tafuri, Nancy. The Big Storm: A Very Soggy Counting Book (Simon Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2009), 15 Counting Books for Kids with Autism

Tafuri, Nancy. What the Sun Sees, What the Moon Sees (Greenwillow, 1997), 20 Picture Books for Autistic Kids Who Love Space Themes

Tankard, Jeremy. Grumpy Bird (Scholastic Press, 2007) Two silly monkeys jumping on a bed: 7 seriously funny picture books

Teckentrup, Britta. The Twelve Days of Christmas: A Peek-Through Picture Book (Doubleday Books for Young Readers, 2016), Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

Tekavec, Heather; Curnick, Pippa (illustrator). Different? Same! (Kids Can Press, 2017), 2017 Children's Summer Reading List (Part 2)

Testa, Maggie; Fruchter, Jason (illustrator). Daniel Goes to the Potty (Simon Spotlight, 2014), 10 Picture Books for Potty Training Readiness

They Might Be Giants; Pascal Campion (Illustrator). Kids Go! (Simon & Schuster, 2009), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Thomas, Jan. Pumpkin Trouble (HarperCollins, 2011), 13 Halloween Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Thong, Roseanne Greenfield & Parra, John (Illustrator). Green is a Chile Pepper: A Book of Colors (Chronicle Books, 2014), 10 Books to Introduce Race & Ethnicity to Kids with Autism and 20 Color Concept Books for Kids with Autism

Thong, Roseanne Greenfield & Lin, Grace (Illustrator). One Is a Drummer: A Book of Numbers (Chronicle Books, 2004), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Thong, Roseanne Greenfield & Lin, Grace (Illustrator). Red is a Dragon: A Book of Colors (Chronicle Books, 2001), 20 Color Concept Books for Kids with Autism

Tonatiuh, Duncan. Dear Primo: A Letter to My Cousin (Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2010), 10 Books to Introduce Race & Ethnicity to Kids with Autism

Tweet, Jonathan & Lewis, Karen (Illustrator). Grandmother Fish (Feiwel & Friends, 2016), Evolution For Preschoolers: An Interview With "Grandmother Fish" Author Jonathan Tweet

Twohy, Mike. Oops, Pounce, Quick, Run!: An Alphabet Caper (Balzer + Bray, 2016), Obsessed: 12 Books For Kids Who (Really) Love The Alphabet

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Walsh, Emma Stoll. Mouse Paint (HMH Books, 1989), 20 Color Concept Books for Kids with Autism

Walsh, Emma Stoll. Hop Jump (HMH Books for Young Readers, 1996), 18 Picture Books for Kids Who REALLY Love Frogs & Toads

Ward, Cindy & dePaola, Tomie (Illustrator). Cookie's Week (Penguin Putnam Books for Young Readers, 2004), Days of the Week: 9 Great Picture Books

Watts, Fiona & Wells, Rachel. That's Not My... series (Usborne) Its Spines Are So Soft; That's Not My Train... (2008) featured in Obsessed: 9 Picture Books for Kids Who (Really) Like Trains; That's Not My Truck... (2009) and That's Not My Tractor... (2011) featured in 20 Books for Autistic Kids Who REALLY Love Trucks

Weatherford, Carole Boston & Christie, R. Gregory (Illustrator). Freedom in Congo Square (little bee books, 2016), Days of the Week: 9 Great Picture Books

Weisner, David. Tuesday (Clarion, 1991), 18 Picture Books for Kids Who REALLY Love Frogs & Toads

Wenzel, Brendan. They All Saw a Cat (Chronicle Books, 2016), 2017 Children's Summer Reading List (Part 1)

Williams, Pharrell; Amanda Pratt (Photographer); Kristin Smith (Illustrator).HAPPY! (G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, 2015), 40 of the Best Singalong Picture Books

Willems, Mo. I'm A Frog! (Elephant & Piggie #20) (Disney-Hyperion, 2013), 18 Picture Books for Kids Who REALLY Love Frogs & Toads

Willems, Mo. Time to Pee! (Disney-Hyperion, 2003), 10 Picture Books for Potty Training Readiness

Williams, Linda & Lloyd, Megan (illustrator). The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything by Linda Williams and Megan Lloyd (HarperCollins), Q&A with special ed teacher and former librarian, Tara Brescio and 13 Halloween Season Picture Books for Kids with Autism

Wing, Natasha; Mike Lester (Illustrator). The Night Before The Night Before Christmas (Grosset & Dunlap, 2002), Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

Wilson, Karma & Chapman, Jane (Illustrator). Bear Sees Colors (Margaret K. McElderry Books, 2014), 20 Color Concept Books for Kids with Autism

Wolf, Sallie & Andy Robert Davies (Illustrator). Truck Stuck (Charlesbridge, 2008), 20 Books for Autistic Kids Who REALLY Love Trucks

Wunderli, Stephen; Tim Zeltner (Illustrator). Little Boo (Henry Holt and Co., 2014), 13 Halloween Picture Books for Kids with Autism

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Yolen, Jane; Mark Teague (Illustrator). How Do Dinosaurs Say Happy Chanukah? (The Blue Sky Press, 2012), Countdown to the Holidays with a Picture Book Advent

Yoon, Salina. Space Walk (Lift-the-Flap Adventures) (Sterling Children's Books, 2012), 20 Picture Books for Autistic Kids Who Love Space Themes

Young, Ed. Seven Blind Mice (Puffin Books, 2002), 20 Color Concept Books for Kids with Autism

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Ziefert, Harriet; Arnold Lobel (Illustrator) Bear Gets Dressed: A Guessing-Game Story (Harper & Row, 1986), 15 Picture Books About Clothes and Dressing

Zimmerman, Andrea and David Clemesha; Dan Yaccarino (Illustrator) Trashy Town (HarperCollins, 1999), 20 Books for Autistic Kids Who REALLY Love Trucks