Creativity Book Lists
Creativity can’t be taught. However, providing plenty of opportunities and encouragement for children will develop their creativity inventiveness, imagination, creative thinking and problem-solving. Explore the Creativity Book Lists below for book recommendations and resources.
These books show determined characters facing a problem and figuring out a solution. They explore the enthusiasm and empowerment of people who effectively figure things out. Problem-solving activities build critical thinking, interpersonal and independence skills.
Wordless books are a powerful tool to develop literacy skills. Illustrations help younger children understand a story without having to read any words. Retelling a story from a wordless picture book develops literacy expression. These wordless books promote storytelling, inferring and questioning skills.
Writing doesn’t come easily to all children. It is essential in our lives so we need to inspire children to have positive writing experiences. The following list of books exhibit a variety of writing styles. Use them to inspire children in their writing endeavours as well as being prompts for writing activities.
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The Children’s Library Lady has over 400 picture books on large variety of topics. You will find specific book, author and illustrator information, as well as resources. You can also browse themed books lists and explore all the books on the website. Click on the book covers below to start exploring what the website has to offer.