I love you. I think you’re grand. There’s none like you in all the land.” - from Sleepytime Rhyme by Remy Charlip
Valentine’s Day is here! That means it’s time to stock up on cards, flowers, chocolate…and books!
Love shared within a family. Love between friends. Even mushy gushy love! There are many types of love and just as many great Valentine’s Day stories to read with your children.
Here is a list of the love stories that we love the most. Stop by any library location for even more Valentine’s favorites.
Picture-book pioneer Remy Charlip's new offering is a work of love--and new parents will feel right at home as they read aloud this enchanting sleepytime . . . or anytime . . ...Amazon
It's Valentine's Day and Ruby won't let anything spoil the celebration! In this follow-up to the popular Love, Ruby Valentine, Ruby's favorite day of the year rolls around ag...Amazon
Join Mouse from If You Give a Mouse a Cookie as he celebrates Valentine’s Day with all the friends he loves.Amazon
It’s only a week until Valentine’s Day, and Lily wants to make the perfect heart-shaped valentine for Mommy. But every time she cuts out a heart, it’s either too pointy,...Amazon
It's Valentine's Day and Splat has a special valentine for a certain someone in his class. Her name is Kitten, and Splat likes her even more than fish sticks and ice cream. Bu...Amazon
Lilly loves her chocolate heart.
Will she save it?
Forever and ever?
What do you think?Amazon
Early one morning, Mouse follows his sister around the house. She's making something special. It's red and lacy and very pretty. Snip! Snip! Snip! What will it be...Amazon
Amazon Says: How to comfort a young child who misses a special person when he or she is away? A treasured picturebook creator has the perfect solution.
Love Waves are what we send ...Amazon
Henry is a bit of a dreamer and not much of a talker.Then there's Chloe, who says what she thinks and knows how to turn a spectacular cartwheel.This is the story of how one bl...Amazon
Amazon Says: At a South Pole gala, the penguin of Osbert's dreams waddles into his life in a charming return of the winning pair from MY PENGUIN OSBERT.
Joe couldn't be more surpr...Amazon
Amazon Says: A gift book with humor and heart
The one thing Dolores is absolutely NOT supposed to do is touch her big sister Faye’s things. But when Faye hides a mysterious heart-...Amazon
There are over 200 hearts in this book. See if you can find them all! For Valentine's Day everyone is making valentines to send to Michiko inJapan. Eveline decorates her card...Amazon
Harry and his sister Emily want to make an original valentine for their parents but cannot seem to find the right idea, until a surprise snowstorm inspires them.Amazon
When Gilbert writes two not-so-nice valentines to his classmates, his prank quickly turns into pandemonium. But there's always time for a change of heart on Valentine's Day.Amazon
Valentine's Day is just a few days away and Arthur can't figure out who his secret admirer is. It might be Fern, but he hopes it's Sue Ellen. Or is it Buster playing pranks? C...Amazon
"Skip! Hop! Zip! Nip!" The sprightly characters from "Halloween Mice!" frolic across a wintry landscape to deliver valentines to all their woodland friends. Lively rhymed text...Amazon