At Growing Book by Book we know that gathering developmentally appropriate literacy resources shouldn't be a time consuming & frustrating chore. We believe that building pre-reading skills with a joyful & playful book-based approach creates a strong literacy foundation so that children are ready and motivated to read for a lifetime.
BABY GOES TO MARKET
This award winning book is the story of a mother and her baby who visit a market in South West Nigeria. While Mama shops, different sellers give the adorable baby different foods to sample and keep. Baby fills Mama’s basket with lots of extra market samples. It’s not until the end of the story that Mama discovers her heavy load.
THE LITTLE RED FORT
This is a variation of the traditional, The Little Red Hen. In The Little Red Fort, Ruby wants to build a fort but her three brothers don’t want to help with the planning or building. However, when it comes time to play in the fort, the brothers come up with a creative way to add to the fort.