Shared booklist

Stone Avenue Preschool Storytime: Scribbling is Learning!

We read these fun books about scribbling, drawing, and creating colors during our pre-K storytime at the Stone Avenue branch. Check out more of our programs at

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There are cats in this book

Viviane Schwarz. |

There are plenty of flaps to turn, sound effects, and actions to do together as you read aloud this story about three silly cats.

Harold and the purple crayon

by Crockett Johnson. |

This classic about using your imagination makes a great group read-aloud or a story to share before bedtime.

Monsters love school

written and illustrated by Mike Austin. |

For kids who can't get enough of Mike Austin's silly monsters!

Monsters love new colors

written and illustrated by Mike Austin. |

A silly read-aloud that introduces basic color theory--learn which colors mixed and scribbled together make orange, green, and purple!

Shoe dog

story by Megan McDonald ; pictures by Katherine Tillotson. |

A longer story about a mischievous dog who can't help chewing up his favorite toy--shoes! Point out to your child how Shoe Dog is illustrated using messy scribbles--with a little imagination, a scribble can become a picture of anything in the world!