Rich language...deliciously funny! George tries to do in his evil granny.
Socks - Beverly Cleary
New baby in the house? Socks is not a happy cat!
Sheep - Valerie Hobbs
A dog searching for love...a long journey, many owners and adventures. A great tale!
The Littles - John Peterson
Tiny people (with very long tails!) who live in the walls of the Bigg family house. Lots of adventures, easy to read...and many additional titles in the series.
Catwings - Ursula K. Le Guin
What would life be like if cats had wings?
(4 books in series)
See also: Reading Aloud to Your Child