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Wordless Picture Books

Have you ever been drawn to a wordless picture book, but been unsure how to share it with your child? Check out these helpful tips, and remember that wordless picture books can be a great tool to enhance your child's literacy, whether or not he or she knows how to read.

These picture books don't need words to tell their story:

Flotsam by David Wiesner

Flashlight by Lizi Boyd

Good dog, Carl by Alexandra Day

Wave by Suzy Lee

Tuesday by David Wiesner

Flora and the penguin by Molly Idle

The red book by written by Barbara Lehman


Pool by JiHyeon Lee

The lion & the mouse by Jerry Pinkney

Where's Walrus? by Stephen Savage

Chalk by illustrated by Bill Thomson

Red sled by Lita Judge

Museum trip by Barbara Lehman

Hug by Jez Alborough