The first book children enrolled in the program are mailed is The Little Engine That Could. After this introductory title, they are sent a new, age-appropriate book each month until the month they turn five. Representative titles are listed below. The very last book is Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come!
Children born in 2020 receive books that are bright, with big drawings, and colorful. Some are board books, but all are simple, easy to use, with minimal text.
|Baby! Talk!||Pudgy Pat-a-Cake Book|
|*Baby Sounds||I Love You, Spot|
|Where’s Ellie||Pudgy Book of Mother Goose|
|*I Love My Mommy Because||Look at the Animals|
|Wheels on the Bus||Who Says Quack?|
|Sassy: Bedtime for Baby|
Children born in 2019 receive books that have repetition and predictability. Some show children doing familiar things. Others teach about colors, letters or numbers.
|Animals (Picture Show)||Llama, Llama Red Pajama|
|The Home Builders||Little Poems for Tiny Ears|
|Sassy: Let’s Count||*Sassy: Baby’s First Words|
|Good Morning Farm Friends||*I Love My Daddy Because|
|Good Night, Gorilla||When the Elephant Walks|
|Corduroy: Shapes||Vehicles (Picture Show)|
Children born in 2018 receive books that help them understand feelings and resolve issues. Some books may have no words and they can create their own story.
|Just Like My Brother||Shh! Bears Sleeping|
|Sleep Train||One Leaf, Two Leaves…..Count with Me!|
|* I Hear a Pickle||Baking Day at Grandma’s|
|Squeak!||There’s a Hole in the Bottom of the Lake|
|Little Excavator||Red House, Tree House, Little Bitty Brown Mouse|
|Play With Me|
Children born in 2017 receive books that are more complex and feature the diversity of others. There are nursery rhymes, poems, and lots of good humor.
|*I Just Want to Say Goodnight||Daniel’s Good Day|
|I Wonder (or) Hair Love||*Snowy Day|
|My Dog Laughs||Edie Is Ever So Helpful|
|The Rabbit Listened||The Spiffiest Giant in Town|
|Goodnight, Numbers||Max & the Tagalong Moon|
|The Very Hungry Caterpillar||Corduroy Takes a Bow|
Children born in 2016 receive books with more details (hero, complication, resolution) and show that it is okay to be different. Some are funny and playful.
|Milo’s Hat Trick||The First Strawberries|
|The Night is Yours||Goldilocks and The Three Bears|
|Pup and Bear||Bunny’s Book Club|
|Raccoon on His Own||At the Mountain’s BaseLlama, Llama Loves to Read|
|The Ring Bearer||*Coat of Many Colors|
|A Father’s Love|
Children born in 2015 receive folk tales, non-fiction science books, rhymes and poetry. Other stories address school preparation and readiness.
|Violet the Pilot||Thank you, World|
|Spend It!||Daniel Finds a Poem|
|*Blue Sky White Stars||Last Stop on Market Street|
|Fly, Butterfly||Carl and the Meaning of Life|
|My Papa Has a Motorcycle||The Tale of Peter Rabbit|
|Owl Moon||Max Explains Everything: Soccer Expert|
*Bilingual English/Spanish Title