Raisingreaders.org has come out with a list of books to help your little one ease into the big kid milestone of starting school.  Check out this suggested reading list so school doesn't seem so scary on his first day.

1.  Maisy Goes to Preschool

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This is a great book that provides a colorful look at a day in the life of a preschooler to prepare your little one with a look into what to expect on their new journey.

For ages 1 - 4 years old.

2. Countdown to Kindergarten by Alison McGee

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If your little one is nervous about starting school, this book may be your trick to get those nerves down, just a little.  The main character is counting down the days to school with insecurities about what she doesn't know before starting school, including how to tie her own shoes.

For ages 4 - 6

3. Dinosaur Starts School

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If you are looking for something that captures a little more imagination check out this book where a boy helps his nervous dinosaur friend start school while quelling his fears.

For more books, check out Raising Readers complete list of recommended books on their website.