Bath: Resource List

Books for Children

Ages 1 to 3

  • Bathtime for Garth Pig; by Mary Rayner; Macmillan Children's, 1999
  • Bubble Trouble; by Stephen Krensky; illustrated by Jimmy Pickering; Aladdin Paperbacks, 2004
  • Does An Elephant Take A Bath?; by Fred Ehrlich; pictures by Emily Bolam.; Blue Apple Books, 2005
  • Elephant Small and the Splashy Bath; by Sally Grindley; Little Orchard, 1998
  • I Don't Want to Take A Bath; by Julie Sykes; Little Tiger Press, 1998
  • Kipper's Bathtime; by Mick Inkpen; Hodder Children's, 1999
  • My Bath Time; by Chris Fairclough; Campbell, 1998
  • My Go To Bed Book; by Hildegarde Ford; illustrations by Mary Win; B & H Kids, 2007
  • No Bath Tonight; by Harriet Ziefert; Dorling Kindersley, 1999
  • Rhinoceros's Bathtime; photographs by Jessie Cohen; Soundprints, 2002
  • We Love Bathtime!; by Alison Inches; New York, Simon Spotlight, 2004

Ages 4 to 8

  • Down 'N' Dirty (The Powerpuff Girls); Laura Dower; Scholastic, Inc., 2001
  • Dirty And Clean; by Melinda Lilly; photos by Scott M. Thompson; Rourke Pub., 2004
  • Elliot's Bath; Andrea Beck; Kids Can Press, 2001
  • Harry the Dirty Dog; by Gene Zion; Econo Clad Books, 1999
  • Henry's Bath; by Margaret Perversi; Puffin, 1999
  • Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle's Won't-Take-A-Bath Cure; Bruce Whatley; Scholastic Inc., 1999
  • Paddington In Hot Water; Michael Bond; Collins, 2000
  • Piglet Has a Bath; A.A. Milne; Dutton Children's Books, 1998
  • Poky's Bathtime Adventure; Eva Nagorski; Golden Books, 2000
  • Rupert Takes a Bath; by Bob Graham; Zero to Ten, 1999
  • Sam's Bath; by Barbro Lindgren; William Morrow, 1983
  • The Raggly Scraggly, No-Soap, No-Scrub Girl; by David Birchman; Lothrop, 1995
Compiled by Catherine Smith, MLS, medical librarian at the Family Health Library, The Children's Hospital, Denver, CO.
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Last modified: 2008-08-11
Last reviewed: 2008-05-29
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