Here are some of Heidi's favorite authors and books. Don't forget your local library -- ours has almost everything mentioned before and below.
Anything by Eric Carle: Brown Bear, Brown Bear What Do You See?, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, etc.
Anything by Shirley Hughes: her Alfie books, and Dogger
Where the Wild Things Are, by Maurice Sendak
Blueberries for Sal, by Robert McCloskey
|Terry and Heidi, at age 2.
Caps for Sale, by Esphyr Slobodkina
Corduroy, by Don Freeman
The Story of Ferdinand, by Munro Leaf, illustrated by Robert Lawson
Big Bear's Treasury; A Children's Anthology, Volumes 1 and 2, published by Candlewick Press
Joseph Had a Little Overcoat, by Simms Taback