Preschoolers Book Pack


We are offering lists of key tried-and-true books we are sure children love, to start off your library book collection. These books provide immediate core to your school library and are available on our website and through selected bookstores. These books are grouped by theme to help teachers extend their students.

Who's Hiding?

Who’s hiding? Who’s crying? Who’s backwards? Look carefully! Is it dog, tiger, hippo, zebra, bear, reindeer, kangaroo, lion, rabbit, giraffe, monkey, bull, rhino, pig, sheep, hen, elephant, or cat?

Written by Satoru Onishi

Also available in te Reo Maori


Poo Bum

A worldwide favourite about a little rabbit who could only say one thing

Written by Stephanie Blake
Translated by Linda Burgess

Also available in te reo Māori


Have You Seen Elephant?

Elephant wants to play hide and seek. You can play too, but you'll have to try your best - he's VERY good!

Written by David Barrow

Available as an ebook wherever you buy your ebooks


That's Not a Hippopotamus

In That's Not a Hippopotamus, A class trip to the zoo descends into a chaotic hunt for the missing hippopotamus. Teacher, zookeeper and all the children join the search. The noise and drama reach a pitch, and no one thinks to listen to quiet Liam.

Written by Juliette MacIver and illustrated by Sarah Davis

Available as an ebook wherever you buy your ebooks