"Best of" Lists
Best Books of the Decade (2000-2009): Top 10 for Preschoolers
These are the kids' books that have captured the imaginations of preschoolers and young kids for the last 10 years. Handpicked by our editors, this list encompasses both the best of the best and the books that get young kids interested and enjoying books right at this most critical time in their development. You'll find beautiful picture books and books about favorite pets and stuffed animals, the importance of using your imagination, the myriad difficulties of being so very young, and the joys of music, nature, fancy words, and a new baby to love.