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Fill your book basket with this amazing collection of autumn books for toddlers. Thick sturdy pages are perfect for little hands!
This autumn, introduce your toddler to leaves, apples, pumpkins, and all things FALL with these board books for toddlers. Reading these books will help your kids build their vocabulary and is the start to growing life long readers.
autumn books for toddlers
Below, I’ve featured just a handful of autumn books for toddlers that will help your toddlers celebrate the changing season.
You should be able to find them at your local library or book store. If you can’t find them locally, you can click each image cover to purchase them on Amazon.
Mouse’s First Fall – One cool day Mouse and Minka venture out to play. From leaves of all colors—red, yellow, orange to brown—to leaves of all shapes and sizes—Mouse learns what makes fall such a special season! Before their fun, fall day is over, Mouse takes a big “leap!”
Hedgehugs: Autumn Hide-and-Squeak – Horace and Hattie are hedgehogs and the very best of friends. Together they make shadow puppets, follow slimy snail trails, and search for spider webs. One autumn day they are watching the leaves fall from the trees when they hear a squeak . . . Could it be a new friend to play with?
Leaves – Bear is surprised when the leaves start falling off the trees, but when he tries to reattach them, it doesn’t work. Eventually, he gets sleepy, and burrows into the fallen leaves for a long nap. When he wakes up, it’s spring-and there are suddenly brand-new leaves all around, seeming to welcome him.
Autumn – Full of fun, active illustrations, this chunky board book shows the joys of playing in leaves, flying kites and making jam.
I Love Fall! – From plump orange pumpkins to crunchy leaves, readers will love all the textures fall has to offer in this delightful touch-and-feel board book.
Fall – There are Fall leaves, pumpkins, cranberries and photographs of other familiar things to look at, and the pages have different touch-and-feel textures, which little fingers will love to explore.
Baby Loves Fall – Little ones will love lifting the flaps in this book to reveal a yummy apple pie, some crunchy acorns, a soft, fluffy hat, and everything else that Baby loves about fall!
Kitten’s Autumn – While the simple rhyming couplets make this a perfect read-aloud, young readers will enjoy picking out seasonal details in the mixed-media art and searching for and finding Kitten on every page.
Duck & Goose Find a Pumpkin – Duck & Goose look everywhere for a pumpkin—in the apple tree, in the leaf pile, inside a hollow log…. Where will they find one?
Where’s the Pumpkin? – Spook, the black cat, has heard about pumpkins, but she isn’t sure what a pumpkin is. She sets out across the farmyard to try to find out.
In the Middle of Fall – In the middle of fall, it takes only one gust of wind to turn the whole world yellow and red and orange…
Pippa and Pelle in the Autumn Wind – Fall has arrived! Pippa and Pelle can’t wait to play with their colorful kites. The wind blows their kites high into the sky and golden leaves swirl around their heads. What other adventures will the season bring?
Daniel Loves Fall! –
Daniel loves all the decorations Music Man Stan has put up for the Neighborhood Fall Festival. But when a big gust of wind blows all the decorations away, Miss Elaina feels bad and wants to help her father. Daniel and Miss Elaina decide to make new decorations themselves, but will they be as good as the ones that blew away?
Autumn in the Forest – It’s AUTUMN in the forest so come and explore today. Learn about autumn in the forest alongside a busy little chipmunk in this lift-a-flap pop-up board book.
Fall (Seasons) – Each season has something special about it, and in these books we explore each one. What shall we wear, where shall we go and what will we see? New sensations, noises and tastes; so much that is new! Follow the children as they spend time discovering the joys of indoor and outdoor play.
Which of these autumn books for kids will you read first?
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