If you haven’t seen them yet, there are some great photos of President Obama reading Where the Wild Things Are to a group of children assembled on the White House lawn during the 2012 White House Easter Egg Roll held on Sunday. The president’s expressions make it clear that he’s the kind of dad every kid would like to have: involved, engaged and fun. These pictures along with others point to the fact that Where the Wild Things Are is an Obama family favorite. The president read the same book at the White House Easter event in 2009 (see photo, left), and Mrs. Obama was photographed reading the Maurice Sendak classic at a Navy event this summer.
What other children’s books do the Obamas love? Take a look: