Are you looking for some fun and festive ways to celebrate Easter with your little ones? One of the best ways to get in the spirit of the holiday is by reading some Easter themed books with your toddlers. Whether you’re a book loving family or you’re just looking for a new way to get your kids excited about the holiday, there are plenty of great options out there. There’s something for every family to enjoy and they are great to add to your little one’s easter basket. So grab a cup of coffee, snuggle up with your little ones, and let’s dive into some of the best Easter books for kids!
How to Catch the Easter Bunny
This is a fun and festive Easter book that will get your kids excited for the holiday. The book is a New York Times and USA Today Bestseller and it’s easy to see why. The sweet story follows the Easter Bunny as he hides eggs for children all around the world. But can you catch him in action? The illustrations are bright and bold, perfect for capturing the attention of young children. It’s a fun read that will get your kids excited about the holiday and add to the suspense as they wait for the big day.
God Gave Us Easter
This is a beautifully illustrated picture book with an adorable story of Little Cub, a cute polar bear who’s curious about the meaning behind Easter. As Little Cub celebrates the holiday with her family, her papa takes her on a walk through the Arctic world, explaining God’s plans for his children and the story behind Easter in a clear and simple way that even the littlest cubs can understand. If you’re specifically looking for a book that talks about the Christian messages behind Easter, and this book will not disappoint.
The Berenstain Bears and the Easter Story
The Berenstain Bears are a classic children’s book series, and in this book, they explore the true meaning behind Easter Sunday and the resurrection of Jesus. It’s a great way to encourage age-appropriate discussions about faith and salvation, and help kids understand that Easter tradition is more than just the Easter bunny, candy, and egg hunts. It’s a beautiful addition to your baby’s basket and kid’s bookshelf!
Llama Llama Easter Egg
This is a fun board book with bright colors that’s perfect for babies and toddlers who are just starting to learn about Easter. The short rhyming text and cute illustrations make it a great addition to any Easter basket or as a gift for little ones. While the plot is fairly simple, it’s still engaging for young readers who are just starting to develop their reading skills. And for those who are already familiar with the Llama Llama series, it’s always exciting to see their favorite character in a new story!
Peek-a-Flap Hop – Children’s Lift-a-Flap Board Book
This super cute Easter board book for toddlers features bright illustrations of bunnies, chicks, eggs, and other springtime friends. It’s a sturdy and durable book with thick board pages and interactive flaps that encourage sensory exploration and help support the development of fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination in developing children. It’s a fun addition to all Easter baskets!
The Good Egg Presents: The Great Eggscape!
This humorous kids book features a group of eggs who escape from their carton and embark on a morning of fun and games. When one of their friends goes missing, the group must come together to find them. The story is both engaging and entertaining, with colorful illustrations that showcase each egg’s unique personality. Kids will love it and the two sticker sheets included in the book make it perfect for Easter, allowing children to decorate their own eggs.
A Very Happy Easter
is a wonderful book for young children that offers a fresh and interactive retelling of the Easter story. What’s unique about this book is that it not only engages children’s eyes and ears, but also their facial expressions! As they follow along with the story of Jesus’ death and resurrection, children are invited to copy the facial expressions of Jesus’ friends, helping them to connect emotionally with the story and build empathy. The illustrations are beautiful, with lovely darker skin tones represented.
Bright Baby Touch and Feel Easter
This is a great touch and feel book. The Easter book has colorful pictures of Easter eggs, baskets, chicks, bunnies and more, and includes a variety of textures for little ones to touch and feel, such as foil, glitter, and fabric. I love how durable the book is, with thick pages. It’s a great way to introduce babies and toddlers to Easter traditions, and the different textures keep them engaged and entertained.
These are just a few of the many Easter books for kids out there, but they’re sure to be a hit with your little ones. Whether you’re looking for a fun story, a religious lesson, or a bit of both, these books are a great way to celebrate the season and add them to your Easter basket. These Easter books are the perfect easter gift and will make the Easter egg hunt so special!