Recommended Books for Young Children

The following books for young children (babies, toddlers, and PreK/K) introduce a wide range of concepts, themes, and activities sure to spark lots of imagination, conversation, and learning!

Many of these titles feature a diverse range of children and families, and some are available in bilingual editions. They also provide great examples of ways to include culturally relevant and diverse content when teaching young children about new concepts.

Related resources and booklists

We have also included a number of related resources and books throughout the booklists, including the following:


Booklists by Topic

All About Me

My Family and Friends

My Neighborhood

The Big, Wide World

My Stories and More

Let's Learn!: Concept Books

Let's Learn!: Social Studies

Let's Have Fun!

The Great Outdoors

Bilingual Books

Board Books and More