Thematic Reading List: National Sugar Cookie Day- July 9


Here’s a baker’s dozen of cookie themed picture books.

9780061740725 Sugar Cookies: sweet little lessons on love
By: Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Baking cookies teaches us many lessons about life and love. Includes a recipe for sugar cookies.

9780805091977 Who Put the Cookies in the Cookie Jar?
By: George Shannon

Shows children how many people it takes to get a cookie to the cookie jar- from farmers in the field growing grain to a mom and daughter mixing the dough. Includes recipe for sugar cookies.

 0525456945 Cookie Count & Bake
By: Debora Pearson

Activities and recipes that illustrate concepts about numbers and geometric shapes.

0062305948 If You Give a Mouse a Cookie
By: Laura Numeroff

The story of how a mouse who is given a cookie begins to ask for more things, starting with a glass of milk to go with his cookie.

0060090928 All in Just One Cookie
By: Susan E. Goodman

Grandma has special visitors coming so she makes a batch of cookies for them. Grandma’s helpers are her cat and dog who tell interesting facts about where cookie ingredients originate.

1579906273 The Greatest Cookies Ever
By: Rose Dunnington

A kid-friendly collection of 75 cookie recipes. Offers tips on using equipment, safety, reading recipes, and substituting ingredients. Includes straightforward, easy-to-follow, numbered directions, and bright color photos.

9780547749594 Cookies: a Mr. & Mrs. Green adventure
By: Keith Baker

When Mr. Green wakes up from his nap, he finds fresh baked cookies and a note that says they are terrible and not to eat them.

1484726367 The Cookie Fiasco
By: Mo Willems

There are only three cookies and four hungry friends to share them with. This is not good. This is not equal!

0439738199 May I Please Have a Cookie? 
By: J. May Morris

Alfie, a young alligator, learns the best way to ask for a cookie from his mother.

9781442466722 Milk and Cookies
By: Frank Asch

While spending the night at Grandfather’s house, Baby Bear dreams of feeding milk and cookies to a dragon.

9780805082678 Who Ate All the Cookie Dough?
By: Karen Beaumont

Kanga and her friends try to discover who ate all her cookie dough.

9780061974458 Cookiebot!: a Harry and Horsie Adventure
By: Katie Van Camp

When Harry and his best friend Horsie build a robot that can reach the cookie jar for them, it goes out of control and wreaks havoc around the city.

9781439156162 The Cow Loves Cookies
By: Karma Wilson

While all the other animals on the farm enjoy eating their regular food, the cow chooses to eat the one thing that she loves best. Written in rhyme and repetition.


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