What’s the best way to raise a smart kid? You’re probably guessing it right- with books! There are a ton of benefits of raising an avid reader. When your little one is surrounded by good books, he’ll have a much stronger vocabulary, a longer attention span, improved imagination and skills and even help him learn more about the world he’s living in.
Thankfully, there’s no dearth of options out there when you’re looking for some good toddler books online. But that’s also what makes it confusing and overwhelming right? Here’s helping you tackle just that.
Read on to discover the top toddler story books you need to get your hands on.
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The Best Books For Toddlers
Its time to dive right into it all and discover the best toddler books mommas! Get your hands on any of these and you won’t be disappointed.
Giraffes Can’t Dance is a humorous yet touching tale of a giraffe, who wants to dance, but finds it hard to with his long and crooked legs. With a happy ending, the story offers inspiration to every child to aspire to achieve greatness.
Definitely one of the books you’ll find on the top picks by mommas out there, Brown Bear What Do You See is packed with boldly colored, bright illustrations.
A must have classic, this book is another no-fail pick to add to your child’s collection. What’s best is the fact that this book focuses on the bond between mother and child.
With bright and cheerful art, this alphabet rhyme takes your little one on a fun filled joyride.
The Very Hungry Caterpillar is a great story and one any Toddler will love. Read this cute and fun story and use it to talk with little ones about butterflies or about the food we eat.
And if you’re ready to take this up a notch, you could also try this The Very Hungry Caterpillar inspired craft!
Mr Brown Can Moo is a fun toddler story book and full or sounds and noises that the kids may enjoy making. This book is great for helping little ones develop speech skills and work on the sounds of letters.
Goodnight moon is a great story and one to read with kids of all ages. It can help teach toddlers about going to bed and saying goodnight.
Guess how much I love you is a super adorable story teaching about the love and relationship between a baby and mother Hare. Use this fantastic toddler book to teach kids about relationships.
Good night Gorilla is a fun story and one of my top toddler books. Read this lovely story with the kids and find out what the cheeky Gorilla gets up to in the night.
Cars and Trucks rom Richard Scarry is a great book to read to toddlers and super fun. You can talk about the colors and shapes as you read this lovely story to the little ones.
This baby touch and feel book is a great toddler book as it’s got fluffy and cute animals and is sensory making the book extra fun for little children to read.
Spot is an adorable dog and finding spot on each page is a fun and engaging activity as you read with your toddler.
This is a great book to teach kids to use their kind hands and not to hit.
Are you a fan of Llama’s? We sure are and this llama book is great for toddlers.
We love the sound of Monkeys jumping around and this sure is a fun book to read and sing along to.
Please baby please is a great book, which the little ones will enjoy.
The wheels on the bus is a fun and easy book to read with little ones
We love this book. It’s such a popular one and my toddler absolutely loved it when she was young.
The Dinosaur dance is a fun toddler story book and one the little ones will enjoy. It’s not too long and won’t take up too much time. You could read this fantastic story alongside a dinosaur activity such as our Dinosaur Sensory Bin.
Looking for some more fun books to pick from? I’ve listed down a few of my best selections to help you out!
- Best Princess Books For Kids
- Best Dinosaur Books For Kids
- Best Insect Books For Preschoolers
- Best Children’s Books About Siblings
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About Angela Milnes
Angela Milnes is a Qualified Early Years Teacher who specialised in Preschool and Kindergarten teaching. She has a wealth of experience teaching young children and is passionate about kids crafts, preschool music and reading with kids. Don’t forget to follow our fun crafts and creative ideas over on Facebook.