Reading to your infant can be a wonderful experience for you and your baby. There are many good books for you to try. Just to get you started, some examples of books that infants might enjoy are listed below.
Stories to read anytime
"Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?" by Bill Martin, Jr., and Eric Carle
"But Not the Hippopotamus" and "Opposites" by Sandra Boynton
"Chicka Chicka Boom Boom" by Bill Martin, Jr., and John Archambault
"Clap Hands," "I See" and "Tickle, Tickle" by Helen Oxenbury
"Pat The Bunny" by Dorothy Kunhardt
"The Mitten: A Ukrainian Folktale" by Jan Brett
"Touch and Feel: Farm" by DK Publishing, Inc.
Stories to read at bedtime
"Good Night Gorilla" by Peggy Rathmann
"Goodnight Moon" by Margaret Wise Brown
"Moo, Baa, La La La!" and "The Going to Bed Book" by Sandra Boynton
"Say Goodnight" by Helen Oxenbury
"Time for Bed" by Mem Fox
Last updated May 29, 2011