Picture Books ~ Counting Books
A counting book that relates what happens when tow dragons go to the doctor's office at Three Bug Street to get four vaccinations. 1992.
Brown, Margaret Wise
Sheep Don't Count
JUV ME COLL 398.8.B8136sd
A little lamb has trouble falling asleep, until his mother tells him to count the butterflies that flutter past his closed eyes. 2003
Cauley, Lorinda Bryan
What Do You Know
Simple rhymes ask the reader to do a variety of things, such as count to twenty, identify animals by the sounds they make, and find hidden puzzles. 2001
Alfie's 1 2 3
Alfie helps his little sister count things from one to ten. 2000
A little girl awakens to scenes from fairy tales in which she can count familiar characters or objects from one to ten and back again. 2007
Paintings of various sites around New York City, from a shadow on a building to a wrought iron-gate to the Brooklyn Bridge, depict the numbers from one to twenty-one. 1998.
Ten Little Lambs
As they play all through the night, little lambs for ten to one finally fall asleep. 2002
Murphy, Stuart J.
Coyotes All Around
A pack of coyotes tries to determine how many roadrunners and other creatures are in the vicinity, and while some count different groups and add their totals together, Clever Coyote rounds off and estimates. 2003
Murphy, Stuart J.
100 Days of Cool
Four students arrive on the first day of school looking cool and their teacher challenges them to keep it up as they count down one hundred days to a cool celebration. 2004
Pilegard, Virginia Walton
The Warlord's Beads
A young Chinese boy helps his father count the warlord's vast treasures by using beads threaded on a branch. Includes a brief history of the abacus and instructions for making one. 2001
Sayre, April Pulley
One is a Snail, Ten is a Crab
A counting book featuring animals with different numbers of feet. 2003
Countdown To Spring
A wonderful way for preschoolers to practice counting and celebrate the coming of spring. 2002
Provides a fun-filled counting book where a rambunctious youngster makes certain to enjoy his day to the fullest by splashing in puddles, playing with puppies, rolling around in the grass, and ending up in a bubbly bath before finally settling down for a good night's rest. 2007.
Adding It Up
Timothy and his classmates learn to add and subtract, count from on to twenty, and recognize shapes and patterns. Includes activities. 2001
One by one, six little rabbits escape a hungry fox. 2001
Ten Little Mummies
Ten little mummies become bored with staying in a room together all day but when they go outside to play they disappear, one by one. 2003