Recommend a book for 1yr old please

(17 Posts)
Beechview Wed 27-Mar-13 14:23:34

I've ordered The Gruffalo touchy feely book.
Anything else similar?

megandraper Wed 27-Mar-13 14:36:47

Mine LOVES the Spot books, especially the ones where there are flaps for her to flip.

HarrietSchulenberg Wed 27-Mar-13 14:39:34

Each Peach Pear Plum
Peepo
The Baby Who Wouldn't Go To Bed
Lift the flap books - mine loved Dear Zoo (but I hated it)

Those "That's not my..." books were popular here, after Spot and Dear Zoo.

Beechview Wed 27-Mar-13 14:56:47

Thanks.

PeasandCucumbers Wed 27-Mar-13 23:40:28

Wow said the Owl, a really lovely book about colours

MortifiedAdams Wed 27-Mar-13 23:47:34

Stick Man. Its great, but a bit of a sobfest for me grin dd loves all the pictures and the rhymes.

MortifiedAdams Wed 27-Mar-13 23:48:58
Skoggy Wed 27-Mar-13 23:59:17

Ditto to Stick Man. DD1 also likes The Snail and the Whale. I think because it flows so beautifully and there is so many things to point at. The illustration is fantastic.

MercedesKing Thu 28-Mar-13 01:16:56

1yr might be only suitable for picture books, And these books might be suitable: Open the Barn Door
Where Is Baby's Birthday Cake?: A Lift-the-Flap Book
Dear Zoo: A Lift-the-Flap Book
Where Is Baby's Belly Button? A Lift-the-Flap Book

anonymosity Tue 02-Apr-13 03:53:43

The Hungry Caterpillar
The Bad Tempered Lady-Bird
Hairy MacLeary books - and SLinky Malinki (the black cat rival)
These last two are very sing-songy and I often found myself wanting to sing them to my then 1 yr old. blush

Louboo2245 Tue 02-Apr-13 05:10:08

Wobble bear says yellow. DD who is also 1 likes books that make noises and lift the flap books.

MrsJamin Tue 02-Apr-13 06:26:30

Hug

AndMiffyWentToSleep Tue 02-Apr-13 06:31:46

Miffy

Gooseysgirl Tue 02-Apr-13 06:33:46

My DD (13months) loves anything touchy feely or that makes noise! Current favs are the touchy feely version of Dear Zoo, any of the 'That's not my...' books, and a 'Tchoupi' book she got from her cousins in France (there is button to press on each page that makes a noise). Another massive favourite is a fabric, lift- the -flap alphabet book from a company called 'Fun to Learn'.

Spannah01 Tue 02-Apr-13 06:35:26

Brown bear, brown bear what do you see? Toddle waddle. Busters farm my ds's favourite books

FadBook Tue 02-Apr-13 06:58:50

Agree with a lot of the above, also want to add Max and Millie series. There's a food one, bedtime, going to school, getting dressed and new baby. Quite short but my dd really got them and copies what max and Millie get up to.

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