Best Books for Your Baby's First Library

By making reading with your baby a regular part of your routine early on, you will set the stage for a lifetime love of reading.

When it comes to reading to a newborn and infant, it might not seem like they are comprehending or paying attention to the books, but they are listening to your voice, tone and responding to your actions.

Here, you will find advice on the best books to read to newborns to help you get started on reading with your baby in the very early weeks.

This is a high contrast book done in black and white cut-paper art. The images will captivate the youngest reader and is a perfect first book for babies.

1. Look Look by Peter Linenthal

A classic that should be in every nursery book collection. This sweet story is about a child and parent that keep trying to outnumber their love for the other.

2.Guess How Much I Love You by Sam McBratney:

This classic picture book has brightly colored images and interesting page shapes to captivate all readers and will grow with your baby.

3. The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle:

This is also my four year old’s favorite to read it to her baby sister. I recommend getting the board book version as the pages are sturdy and easy to handle for little hands.

4.Brown Bear Brown Bear by Eric Carle & Bill Martin Jr.

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