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Numbers and Counting

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1 to 20, Animals Aplenty
by Katie Viggers Details
A counting book with animals.
1-2-3 Peas
by Keith Baker Details
Busy little peas engage in their favorite activities as they introduce the numbers from one to 100.
Count the Sheep to Sleep
by Phlilippa Rae Details
A little girl who is having trouble falling asleep tries counting sheep but the ten wooly creatures have mishaps, one after another, until there are none left to count.
Countdown to Kindergarten
by Allison McGhee Details
Ten days before the start of kindergarten, a preschooler cannot tie her shoes by herself and fears the worst.
How Many Jelly Beans?
by Andrea Menotti Details
This giant picture book gives kids a fun and easy way to understand large numbers. Starting with ten, each page shows more and more colorful candies, leading up to a giant fold-out surprise--ONE MILLION JELLY BEANS!
I Spy Numbers
by Jean Marzollo Details
Rhyming text invites the reader to find hidden objects representing the numbers from one to ten.
One Two That's My Shoe!
by Allison Murray Details
Illustrations and rhyming text encourage the reader to count from one to ten when a mischievous puppy runs off with his owner's shoe.
Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons
by Eric Litwin Details
Pete the cat loves the buttons on his shirt so much that he makes up a song about them, and even as the buttons pop off, one by one, he still finds a reason to sing.
The King Who Wouldn't Sleep
by Debbie Singleton Details
A clever farmer wins the hand of a princess when he uses a counting activity to make the watchful king fall asleep.
This Old Band
by Tamera W. Wissinger Details
"Following the popular nursery rhyme, This Old Man, a cowboy band counts down from ten to one all day and night long"-- Provided by publisher.
Where's the Pirate?
by Keith Moseley Details
Grandfather, George, and Meg the dog are on the hunt for hidden treasure. Count how many pirates you can find as you join them on their search!
Updated 10/06/2014
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