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30 Best Baby Books of All Time


Our goal: Build the most true list of best Baby books.

Our process:
1. Search for "best Baby books" and study the top 7 articles.
2. Add only the top books (mentioned 2+ times).
3. Rank the results neatly for you here! 😊
(This process takes a long time, but we do the research so you don't have to!)

(Updated 2022)

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  1. 1

    Goodnight Moon

    Margaret Wise Brown

    Appears in 5 articles
  2. 2
    Appears in 4 articles
  3. 3
    Appears in 4 articles
  4. 4
    Appears in 3 articles
  5. 5
    Appears in 3 articles
  6. 6
    Appears in 3 articles
  7. 7

    Moo Baa La La La

    Sandra Boynton

    Appears in 3 articles
  8. 8

    Good Night, Gorilla

    Peggy Rathmann

    Appears in 3 articles
  9. 9

    Little Blue Truck

    Alice Schertle

    Appears in 3 articles
  10. 10

    Everywhere Babies

    Susan Meyers

    Appears in 3 articles
  11. 11

    The Runaway Bunny

    Margaret Wise Brown

    Appears in 3 articles
  12. 12
    Appears in 2 articles
  13. 13

    Go, Dog. Go!

    P.D. Eastman

    Appears in 2 articles
  14. 14

    Clip-Clop

    Nicola Smee

    Appears in 2 articles
  15. 15

    Dear Zoo

    Rod Campbell

    Appears in 2 articles
  16. 16
    Appears in 2 articles
  17. 17

    Peek-a Who?

    Nina Laden

    Appears in 2 articles
  18. 19

    Baby Happy Baby Sad

    Leslie Patricelli

    Appears in 2 articles
  19. 20
    Appears in 2 articles
  20. 21

    Jamberry

    Bruce Degen

    Appears in 2 articles
  21. 22
    Appears in 2 articles
  22. 23
    Appears in 2 articles
  23. 24
    Appears in 2 articles
  24. 25

    Look, Look!

    Peter Linenthal

    Appears in 2 articles
  25. 26
    Appears in 2 articles
  26. 27
    Appears in 2 articles
  27. 28

    First 100 Words

    Roger Priddy

    Appears in 2 articles
  28. 29
    Appears in 2 articles
  29. 30
    Appears in 2 articles

FAQ

  • How was this list created?

    We searched for "best Baby books", found the top 5 articles, took every book mentioned in 2+ articles, and averaged their rankings.

  • How many books are in this list?

    There are 30 books in this list.

  • Why did you create this list?

    We wanted to gather the most accurate list of Baby books on the internet.

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