Most Recommended Best Bedtime Books For Babies & Toddlers
Are you searching for the next book your baby or toddler will LOVE and one which helps settle them for sleep at the same time?…
Then look no further! The following books have been selected as the most highly recommended best bedtime books for babies and toddlers. Each book is highly rated by parents just like you as a best bedtime book (links to Amazon provided for your convenience), and each book is selected for soothing and relaxing stories which encourage sleep and help to build that beautiful bond between parents and children at bedtime.
Books 1-5 (of 15)
On the Night You Were Born, you brought wonder and magic to the world. The moon stayed up until morning next day. Polar bears danced all night. Here is a book that celebrates the one and only ever you! Nancy Tillman’s international bestselling masterpiece is perfect for describing to children just how special and loved they are.
Sometimes, when you love someone very, very much, you want to find a way of describing how much you treasure them.
But, as Little Nutbrown Hare and Big Nutbrown Hare discover, love is not an easy thing to measure! For two decades, Sam McBratney’s timelessly endearing story, beautifully rendered in Anita Jeram’s exquisite watercolors, has captured the deep and tender bond between parent and child. Guess How Much I Love You is one of the world’s best-loved picture books.
As the whole world gets ready for bed, so does an adorable bunny family; brushing teeth, closing curtains, and sharing a story. When the World Is Ready for Bed is a soothing bedtime story perfect for babies and toddlers.
It’s not only diggers that get the five star treatment in Where Do Diggers Sleep at Night? Each spread features a different truck or piece of heavy machinery, ranging from dump trucks, garbage trucks, fire trucks, snowplows, bulldozers…well, you get the idea! This is a good choice to pair with Goodnight Goodnight Construction Site if you’re looking for a construction themed bedtime, or filling out your story time schedule. The illustrations feature sweet faces on all the trucks; both “kid” trucks and “mom and dad” trucks are expressive and distinctive. The rhyming is smooth as silk and the rhythm is easy, marking this as a good choice for bedtime themed story times. This book’s true home will be at bedside though, where the muted color palette will be just the thing to send little transportation fans off to dreamland. For all those young ones who wonder where all the trucks go at night, this book gives a whimsical answer that is sure to delight. The final page, which shows a young boy sleeping in bed, delivers a resounding payoff as we learn where all his trucks go at night. This is a fun, sleepy, read aloud that is an enthusiastic recommend for any young truck fan’s bedtime collection. (Amazon review by J. Prather).
The New York Times bestseller that celebrates the dreams, acceptance, and love that parents have for their children . . . now and forever! From brave and bold to creative and clever, Emily Winfield Martin’s rhythmic rhyme expresses all the loving things that parents think of when they look at their children. With beautiful, and sometimes humorous, illustrations, and a clever gatefold with kids in costumes, this is a book grown-ups will love reading over and over to kids—both young and old. A great gift for any occasion, but a special stand-out for baby showers, birthdays, and graduation. The Wonderful Things You Will Be has a loving and truthful message that will endure for lifetimes.
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