Kids Book List: Favorite Books by Syd Hoff
Syd Hoff (1912-2004) the author and illustrator of a long list of classic children’s books, was born on this day in 1912. On his birthday, it seems appropriate to celebrate the work of this prolific children’s book author.
Syd Hoff’s books are timeless classics with a place on almost every child’s bookshelf. I remember reading them as a kid and–because so many have been republished as “I Can Read” books–my kids have had the chance to enjoy them as well. Following is a list of our family’s favorite Syd Hoff books:
- Albert the Albatross
- Barney’s Horse
- Captain Cat
- Danny and the Dinosaur
- Danny and the Dinosaur Go to Camp
- Happy Birthday, Danny and the Dinosaur!
- Mrs. Brice’s Mice
- Sammy the Seal
- The Horse in Harry’s Room
- The Littlest Leaguer
- Who Will Be My Friends?
Celebrate Syd Hoff’s birthday by reading a stack of Syd Hoff books with your kids. If you are looking for easy-to-read books with engaging stories and superb illustrations, you and your kids will love Syd Hoff books.
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