Choosing high quality books with just the right difficulty for early readers helps get them a good start with reading. I've tutored children with reading and have used these books with students.
Phonics Books -
The Now I'm Reading Series by Nora Gaydos is a great series to introduce and practice phonics. The colorful illustrations, fun animal characters, and surprise endings encourage children to read these books multiple times. Re-reading books is one of the best ways to help early readers become successful and transfer reading skills to new books.
Easy to Read Books -
The following search boxes include books that have some repeated phrases, easy words, and strong picture clues.