[Best picture books] Sports
The Best Children’s Picture Books about Sports (source: Amazon):
– Pete the Cat play Ball! by Eric Litwin,
– Dino-Football by Lisa Wheeler,
– Brothers at Bat by Audrey Vernick, and
– Goodnight Baseball by Michael Dahl.
New in this category: ‘Help to Save Sports Day’ by Tessa Tanda.
Pete the Cat play Ball! by Eric Litwin
Pete the Cat has a mitt, a ball, and a bat. He’s ready to play baseball! Pete’s team, the Rocks, is playing the Rolls. But when things don’t go Pete’s way, will he get upset?
Dino-Football by Lisa Wheeler
The Greenblades and the Redscales face off in the Mega-Bowl! Sacks and hand-offs. Touchdowns and interceptions. When dinos don shoulder pads, the action is sure to be epic. But as the clock ticks down, will the Scales make a goal-line stand or will the Blades breakthrough for the winning TD?
Brothers at Bat by Audrey Vernick
The Acerra family had sixteen children, including twelve ball-playing boys. It was the 1930s, and many families had lots of kids. But only one had enough to field a baseball team . . . with three on the bench!
Goodnight Baseball by Michael Dahl
A nice rhyming book about a boy who attends an evening Baseball game and says goodnight to everything when they need to leave.
‘Help to Save Sports Day’ by Tessa Tanda
It’s sports day and the teacher is ill. Can you help the kids to choose the correct sports gear for each type of sport?