Best Books for Babies and Toddlers

All of the board books and picture books compiled here will capture your child’s attention through beautiful art and simple text. They are all a joy to read over and over again – and set the stage for a lifetime love of reading.

Are You My Mother?

Are You My Mother?

Board book and easy reader for 2 to 6 years
Categories: Animals, Birds, Family

The Funny Little Woman 

The Funny Little Woman 

Caldecott Medal, 1973
Picture book for 2 to 5 years
Categories: Folk Tales and Myths, Asian, Multicultural

The House in the Night 

The House in the Night 

Caldecott Medal, 2009
Board Book for 2 to 3 years
Categories: Poetry, Early Learning, Family Life, Bedtime

Are You My Mother?

Are You My Mother?

Board book and easy reader for 2 to 6 years
Categories: Animals, Birds, Family

The Funny Little Woman 

The Funny Little Woman 

Caldecott Medal, 1973
Picture book for 2 to 5 years
Categories: Folk Tales and Myths, Asian, Multicultural

The House in the Night 

The House in the Night 

Caldecott Medal, 2009
Board Book for 2 to 3 years
Categories: Poetry, Early Learning, Family Life, Bedtime

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Cuddle Up and Read

Snuggling up to read with your baby or toddler to read is great bonding time and gives the cue for settling down for naptime or bedtime, or whenever you need to create or maintain a peaceful environment.

It is never too early to begin a love of reading that will give your child an advantage in school as well as throughout their entire lives.

Fifteen minutes of reading aloud each day gives kids a big academic advantage