A picture book every day

I’m aiming to put up one post a day, however I am reading faster than posting. This page is to show you the books I’ve read so you can track my progress. As I add the books to the blog, I will add links to the relevant posts. If you have a favourite book to recommend, simply add a comment.


  1. I Spy Mum by Janeen Brian
  2. Pete the Sheep by Jackie French
  3. Happy Birth Day by Robie H. Harris
  4. Baby Boo by Colin & Jacqui Hawkins
  5. The Great Expedition by Peter Carnavas
  6. Splish Splash
  7. Nancy Bentley – the first Australian female sailor by Tracey Hawkins
  8. The Richest Crocodile in the World by Daniel Postgate
  9. The Very Cranky Bear by Nick Bland
  10. Just Like My Dad by David Melling
  11. The Fly by Gusti
  12. Bear’s Big Blue Boat by Sue Harris
  13. Flap! by Alison K Hertz
  14. Stickybeak by Hazel Edwards
  15. Hairy Maclary’s Bone by Lynley Dodd
  16. Who’s That Knocking? By Alison Lester
  17. Who Sank the Boat? By Pamela Allen
  18. There’s a Hippopotamus onOur Roof Eating Cake by Hazel Edwards
  19. Uno’s Garden by Graeme Base
  20. Koala Lou by Mem Fox
  21. Belinda by Pamela Allen
  22. I’m Green and I’m Grumpy! By Alison Lester
  23. Hunwick’s Egg by Mem Fox
  24. Animalia by Graeme Base
  25. Hairy Maclary from Donaldson’s Dairy
  26. The Very Fairy Princess by Julie Andrews & Emma Walton Hamilton
  27. The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch / Michael Martchenko
  28. Princess Matilda by Eva Montanari
  29. The Worst Princess by Anna Kemp & Sara Ogilvie
  30. Princess and Fairy Twinkly Ballerinas by Anna Pignataro
  31. Princess Poppy The Play by Janey Louise Jones


  1. Prince Cinders by Babette Cole
  2. Who Flung Dung? By Ben Redlich
  3. Ma! There’s Nothing to do Here! By Barbara Park
  4. Dogfish by Gillian Shields
  5. My Mum & Dad Make me Laugh by Nick Sharratt
  6. Go Away, Mr Worrythoughts by Nicky Johnston
  7. Happythoughts are Everywhere by Nicky Johnston
  8. Aliens Love Underpants by Claire Freedman & Ben Cort
  9. Rainbow Heroes by BJ Larkey & J Cowman
  10. Dippy’s Sleepover by Jane Clarke & Mary McQuillan
  11. April Underhill, Tooth Fairy by Bob Graham
  12. Old Tom’s Big Book of Beauty by Leigh Hobbs
  13. Monkey Says “Ooo, ooo!”
  14. I Love You by Elen Lescoat & Benedict Carboneill
  15. Edward the Emu by Sheena Knowles
  16. Five Little Ducks
  17. Dinosaur Vs. the Library by Bob Shea
  18. My Granny is a Pirate by Val McDermid & Arthur Robins
  19. There’s a Wombat In My Bed by Tony Harris
  20. I’ll Follow the Moon by Stephanie Lisa Tara
  21. Peggy by Heather Monro
  22. The Best Game Ever by Brendan Fevola
  23. Possum Magic by Mem Fox
  24. Dinosaurs Love Underpants by Claire Freedman & Ben Cort
  25. Baby Wombat’s Week by Jackie French
  26. Red Light, Green Light by Anastasia Suen
  27. Big Brother Little Brother by Penny Dale
  28. The Story of the Little Mole who knew it was None of his Business by Werner Holzwarth/Wolf Erlbruch


  1. The Night Pirates by Peter Harris & Deborah Allwright
  2. Dinosaurs Galore by Giles Andreae & David Wojtowycz
  3. My Father Knows the Names of Things by Jane Yolen
  4. The Road to Goonong by David Cox
  5. Rory Racer by Andy Robb
  6. Little Sheep Gets Lost by Tim Dowley
  7. Hold on Tight Stripy Horse by Jim Helmore and Karen Wall
  8. Donkey to the Rescue by Tim Dowley
  9. New Testament Stories by Allia Zobel-Nolan
  10. Chicken Little: Home Run
  11. Frog Gets Lost
  12. Spaceman Piggy Wiggy
  13. Mungo and the Picture Book Pirates by Timothy Knapman and Adam Stower
  14. The Dinosaur Who Couldn’t Sleep by Michael Salmon
  15. Let’s Play Colours by David Bedford & Leonie Worthington
  16. Dave the Donkey by Andrew McDonough
  17. Coming Home by Sharon McGuinness


  1. Sebastian the Sports Car by Ann Martin
  2. Diggy Dog by Martin Bailey
  3. Captain Skilly’s Trawler by Martin Bailey
  4. My Muddled-Up Robot by Ann Martin
  5. Crocodile Rock by Janine Scott
  6. Mr Weatherspoon’s Weather Balloon by Janine Scott
  7. Old McDonald Had a Band
  8. The Animal Countdown by Frances Bacon


  1. Green Eggs and Ham by Dr Seuss
  2. Badness for Beginners by Ian Whybrow & Tony Ross
  3. Bartholomew Bear by Virginia Miller
  4. Pirateology
  5. Weather by Robin Kerrod

1 Comment(s)

  1. embejo

    January 24, 2013 at 11:28 pm

    I am a Mum to 1 girl and 4 boys. The youngest is just a wee baby but the older ones have all loved The Little Yellow Digger by Betty and Alan Gilderdale.

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