The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss; Busy, Busy Town by Richard Scarry;
Pat the Bunny by Dorothy Kunhardt; The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams;
The Story of Babar by Jean de Brunhoff
When it comes to building up the family library, you can’t go wrong with total classics. Our Best of Random House sale is filled with the stories they’ll come back to for years to come, from Dr. Seuss’ wacky adventures to Richard Scarry’s tales of busy city animals. So whether you’ve got little bookworms at home or a brood that prefers listening (and following along), these five favorites are absolute musts — and they make for perfectly charming shower gifts.