Home > Entertainment and Activities > Toys, Games, and Books > Book Lists > Children's Books > Staff Favorites: 18 Must-Read Children's Books

Slideshow Iconslideshows MORE


Staff Favorites: 18 Must-Read Children's Books

by Lindsay Hutton

We know you're always on the lookout for the perfect book to read to your child, so the staff of Family Education Network have provided a list of best-loved children's books. Whether you have an infant, toddler, or young child at home, you're bound to find a book on our list of favorites that your child won't be able to get enough of! Looking for more? Use our Book Finder tool to search for new books for kids of all ages!

1 of 19

Mr. Brown Can Moo! Can You?

by Dr. Seuss
Ages 4-8

Can you imitate a hippo chewing gum? (Grum, grum, grum). With all the different sounds in this book, along with Dr. Seuss's typical talent for rhymes, it's a blast for children and parents to act each one out.

One mom says, "There are lots of silly sounds for parents and children to act out. A fun book to read."

Buy on Amazon

Next: Pinkalicious


Creative Art Ideas for Every Age
Creating art as a child has endless developmental benefits! We've partnered with Shutterfly to bring you imaginative art projects to keep your Monet learning at every age and stage.

Find Today's Newest & Best Children's Books!
Looking for newly released books for your child? Try our new Book Finder tool to search for new books by age, type, and theme, and create reading lists for kids!

7 Tips for Managing School-Related Anxiety
Is your child feeling intense school-related stress and anxiety? Learn the signs of anxiety disorders and get tips for managing academic stress.

Ready for Kindergarten?
Try our award-winning Kindergarten Readiness app! This easy-to-use checklist comes with games and activities to help your child build essential skills for kindergarten. Download the Kindergarten Readiness app today!

stay connected

Sign up for our free email newsletters and receive the latest advice and information on all things parenting.

Enter your email address to sign up or manage your account.

Facebook icon Facebook icon Follow Us on Pinterest

editor’s picks