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9 Best Board Books of All Time

Our goal: Find what the internet ranks as the best Board books (instead of one person's opinion).

Our process:
1. Search for "best board books" and study the top 5 articles.
2. Add only the books mentioned 2+ times.
3. Rank the results neatly for you here! 😊
(This took a long time, but we do the research so you don't have to!)

(Updated 2022)

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  1. 1
    Appears in 5 articles
  2. 2
    Appears in 4 articles
  3. 3

    Little Blue Truck

    Alice Schertle

    Appears in 3 articles
  4. 4

    Goodnight Moon

    Margaret Wise Brown

    Appears in 3 articles

    The Snowy Day

    Ezra Jack Keats

    Appears in 2 articles
  6. 6

    Dear Zoo

    Rod Campbell

    Appears in 2 articles
  7. 7
    Appears in 2 articles
  8. 8
    Appears in 2 articles
  9. 9

    Good Night, Gorilla

    Peggy Rathmann

    Appears in 2 articles


  • How was this Board books list created?

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

  • How many Board books are in this list?

    There are 9 books in this list.

  • Why did you create this Board books list?

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

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