This article is from the Children's Books FAQ, by Hilary Morrison, firstname.lastname@example.org with numerous contributions by others.
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For Love of Reading: A Parent's Guide to Encouraging Young Readers
from Infancy Through Age 5 (Masha Kabakow Rudman and Anna
Markus Pearce) - This is the best one I looked at for young
ones - I love it. [Laura D.]
The Read-Aloud Handbook (Jim Trelease), Penguin Books, 1985
(Recommended by many people)
Babies Need Books (D. Butler), Atheneum, 1980.
Books Kids Will Sit Still For (J. Freeman), The Alleyside Press,
How to Choose Good Books for Kids (K. Hall McMullan), Addison-
Choosing Books for Children: A Commonsense Guide (B. Hearne),
Delacorte Press, 1981.
Raising Readers (L.L. Lanne, et al), Walker and Co., 1980.
Choosing Books for Kids (J. Oppenheim, et al), Ballantine Books,
The New York Times Parent's Guide to the Best Books for Children
(Eden Ross Lipson), Times, 1988