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Always Mom, Forever Dad
by Joanna Rowland
Children whose parents no longer live together discover that although much has changed, and time spent with Mom is different than time spent with Dad, love is there no matter what.
Families, Families, Families!
by Suzanne Lang
A host of animals portrays all kinds of non-traditional families
I Love You Just the Way You Are
by Tammi Salzano
A mother shares some of the ways that she loves her child unconditionally.
Meet the Parents
by Peter Bently
Although it sometimes seems that parents are just there to boss their children around, they are also good for many other things, from mending toys, kneecaps, and clothing to telling bedtime stories.
No, Silly!
by Ken Krug
As their mothers and fathers listen, preschoolers describe favorite things to do.
One Big Family
by Marc Harshman
A family reunion brings surprises, laughter, adventures and love.
One Word From Sophia
by Jim Averbeck
All Sophie wants for her birthday is a pet giraffe, but as she tries to convince different members of her rather complicated family to support her cause, each tells her she is using too many words until she finally hits on the perfect one.
The House That's Your Home
by Sally Lloyd-Jones
Celebrates all the things that make one's home special, including the family that dwells there.
The New Small Person
by Lauren Child
Elmore Green likes being an only child, so when his parents bring a new small person, his baby brother, into the house he is not pleased and does his best to keep the new small person out of his life.
The Simples Love a Picnic
by J.C. Phillipps
When Ben, Lulu, Mom, and Dad go to the park for a picnic, nothing goes according to plan.
You Are My Heart
by Marianne Richmond
Illustrations and simple, rhyming text reveal the hopes and dreams of a parent which begin even before a child is born, and are demonstrated through shared giggles, wonderment, grumpiness, and, especially, love.
Updated 02/16/2016
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