12 Colourful Books (3-7) Bring colour to your life with these great reads! Picture books are great for introducing children to different colours. Here are 11 books about all the colours of the rainbow! 1. Wow! Said the Owl Tim Hopgood 2. Elmer's Colours David McKee 3. The Colour Thief Gabriel Alborozo 4. Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? Eric Carle 5. Vincent's Colors Vincent van Gogh 6. The Day the Crayons Quit Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers 7. Colours Snap Usborne 8. Why is Blue Dog Blue? George Rodrigue 9. Colours Aino-Maija Metsola 10. A Colour of his Own Leo Lionni 11. Where is the Green Sheep? Mem Fox, Judy Horacek 12. National Trust: Colours, a Walk in the Countryside Rosalind Beardshaw Tags: 3-7 View the discussion thread.