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Discussion in 'Games, Jokes, and Fun!' started by eggzettera, Sep 18, 2008.

  1. eggzettera

    eggzettera Songster

    I learned in one book that I read when I was 3.............. (started reading @ 2 1/2).....................The Little Red Hen - no wonder I am so partial to my redheads!

    What was your favorite book/story as a child & why?

    Thought it may make for a fun thread.....
  2. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    The Velveteen Rabbit. I never realized the moral of the story until I grew up, but what a fantasy that story is!
  3. menageriemama

    menageriemama Songster

    Feb 2, 2008
    Lake Nebagamon, WI
    Goodnight Moon, hands down. I love all the stories that have a good, melodic tempo when you read them out loud to your kids. I had my mom read that book to me (twice) each night when I was little. I also enjoy the books by Paul Goble, like The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses.

    eta because I was only paying partial attention while typing [​IMG]
    Last edited: Sep 18, 2008
  4. miss_jayne

    miss_jayne Lady_Jayne

    Jun 26, 2008
    Columbiaville, MI
    A is for Annabelle, by Tasha Tudor; i loved all the beautiful pictures and description of the doll and her belongings.
  5. Reinbeau

    Reinbeau The Teapot Underground Premium Member

    I learned how to read at four. I can't remember my favorite book when I was little like that, but at six I was enjoying Agatha Christie murder mysteries [​IMG] Seriously!

    My favorite children's book is The Secret Garden. It planted the seed (pun intended) of my lifelong love of all things garden and nature.
  6. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    Reinbeau, when I was that age I had every single Nancy Drew and Hardy Boys book there was!
  7. mustangruss

    mustangruss Songster

    The "B" Book Dr. Seuss. I must have read that book a thousand times to my son too.[​IMG]
  8. The Chicken Lady

    The Chicken Lady Moderator Staff Member 10 Years

    Apr 21, 2008
    West Michigan
    Um, I read "Roots" in fourth grade...

    but way before that, I liked a book called "I Am a Bunny." Hee hee.

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