The first Richard Scarry book we bought the kids - and it's our favourite!
loved Richard Scarry loved getting his books at the library and I even had a cardboard playtown
What Do People Do All Day? by Richard Scarry--Scarry's Busytown books have been delighting preschoolers and early readers for nearly five decades. This engaging—and exquisitely busy—exploration of various community jobs will keep your young ones occupied.
Richard Scarry (June 1919 – April was a popular American children's author and illustrator who published over 300 books with total sales of over 100 million units worldwide.
Richard Scarry is probably a large influence on me being a designer, organizer, collector. I pored over his books until they basically disintegrated.