Most adults can still visualize their favorite picture books and even recite meaningful quotes from them to this day. Iconic characters like Winnie the Pooh, Curious George, the moon from Goodnight Moon, and others have cemented their place is our hearts as both lovable characters but also vehicles to herald imagination. Children’s books not only tell a story through their beautiful imagery, but reveal underlying life lessons that prove valuable for our little ones.
For example, Roald Dahl’s The BFG showcases the importance for accepting others without judgement and embracing each other’s differences. Shel Silverstein’s The Giving Tree teaches us the importance of selflessness and generosity. Invaluable created a neat infographic that highlights 8 prominent children’s books, and showcases the lessons we can emphasize to our little ones when reading. View it below!