The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein Once there was a tree.and she loved a little boy.' a story of unforgettable perception, beautifully written and illustrated by the gifted Shel Silverstein. Always makes me cry!
The Poisonwood Bible - Barbara Kingsolver. "The Poisonwood Bible is a story told by the wife and four daughters of Nathan Price, a fierce, evangelical Baptist who takes his family and mission to the Belgian Congo in (Harper Perennial)
A childhood favorite and Caldecott Medal winner, "Make Way for Ducklings" is the classic story about a mother duck who is sure that the pond in the Boston Public Garden is the perfect home for her family - the problem is how to get there!