The letter P brings plenty of choices,
A title and illustrator:
Princess Prunella and the Purple Peanut
by Margaret Atwood
Illustrated by Dusan Petricic
When a gifted author finds as many words as possible starting with the letter P and successfully puts them all together into a story, the reader is in for a real treat. This is a great read aloud. Illustrated with details and humour.
An Author and illustrator:
The Tale of Peter Rabbit
A classic story with a main character children will identify with as well as parents, especially those who have a little Peter who has wandered in Mr MacGregor’s garden once or twice. Beatrix Potter’s lovely pastel illustrations portrait animals in familiar daily situations with incomparable charm.
The Paper Dolls
by Julia Donaldson
Nice Story about childhood and growing up. The repetition makes it a good read-aloud