The Little Bill book series is an exceptional collection of books written by Bill Cosby. They center on a young boy named, Little Bill. The stories help kids understand the value of friendship and family. They encourage kids to solve problems. Each book starts with an introductory message to the parents written by a psychiatry expert. This provides an excellent tool for the parents when reading this book with your child. This book encourages kids to play versus spending too much time in front of the TV and video games. In this book kids learn it is more fun to use your imagination to create their own space alien stories. They also learn that sometimes toys marketed in commercials during their favorite cartoon shows can be a disappointment.