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Fill your book shelves with a great collection of Easter books for toddlers! Build fun and engaging Easter traditions with these board books.
I know Easter is still a bit away, but many of us have begun thinking ahead to some fun Easter activities for preschoolers.
If you’re already looking ahead to Easter, don’t forget to stock your shelves with some great holiday-themed books for kids.
Board books are great books for toddlers. They have thick chunky pages, large text, and bright graphics that are sure to engage your youngest bookworms.
Easter Books for Toddlers
Below, I’ve featured just a handful of toddler Easter books that will engage your kids ages 1-3 this spring.
You should be able to find them at your local library or bookstore. If you can’t find them locally, you can click each image cover to purchase them on Amazon.
Duck & Goose: Here Comes the Easter Bunny! – Duck & Goose have lots of ideas about how to find the Easter Bunny, but will they succeed?
The Story of Easter – Expertly crafted for the attention span of wiggly toddlers, this simple book tells the biblical story of Easter–from Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem all the way to his triumphant Resurrection.
Easter: Touch and Feel – The pages feature bright pictures of chocolate eggs, Easter baskets, chicks, bunnies and more to look at, and there are lots of different touch-and-feel textures including foil, glitter and fabric which little fingers will just love to explore.
Where Are Baby’s Easter Eggs? – Where could the Easter eggs be? Children will discover colorful springtime objects under each of the six sturdy flaps until… they find Baby’s Easter eggs in a fold-out finale.
An Easter Prayer – Children can thank God for springtime blessings in a whole new way with fun touch-and-feel elements throughout the book, feeling the soft fur of a bunny or the silky petals of a flower.
Biscuit’s Pet & Play Easter – Pet the fuzzy yellow chick and hunt for shiny Easter eggs as you join Biscuit in this Easter touch-and-feel adventure! The sturdy board book pages and simple text are just right for babies and toddlers.
Llama Llama Easter Egg – In Llama Llama Easter Egg, the Easter Bunny brings lots of treats for Llama Llama: jelly beans, colorful eggs, and a fluffy surprise!
Happy & Hoppy – What’s inside this cheerful Easter Basket? Bunnies! Parades! Easter Eggs! And lots of fun things to look for and talk about. Just right for little ones who are getting excited to celebrate Easter.
The Story of Easter – This board book is a wonderful way to introduce young hearts to the miraculous story of the first Easter.
The Itsy Bitsy Bunny – This Itsy Bitsy Bunny must hop at top speed so he can get all of his eggs hidden in time for the big holiday! Little ones will love this fresh springtime spin on a classic nursery rhyme.
Babies Love Easter – Introduce your baby or toddler to classic Easter traditions like hunting for eggs with this adorable lift-a-flap board book.
Happy Easter, Pout-Pout Fish – Hippity-hoppity, the pout-pout bunny is on his way! Toddlers will love swimming along with the pout-pout fish this Easter as he turns little pouts into big smiles.
Hippity, Hoppity Little Bunny – Read and play along with this rhyming story about a bunny, its bird friends, and Easter eggs! Filled with colorful spring illustrations and featuring a fun finger puppet toy built into the book, this board book encourages interactive play, hand-eye coordination, and language development in your little one.
The Tale of Peter Rabbit – This generously sized book tells Beatrix Potter’s famous tale of naughty Peter Rabbit’s adventures in Mr. McGregor’s garden. Young children will be enchanted by the simple text and beautiful illustrations, which bring a classic story vibrantly to life.
Happy Easter, Mouse! – Join Mouse from If You Give a Mouse a Cookie as he goes on an Easter egg hunt! Who is hiding eggs in Mouse’s house? This adorable board book combines an engaging Easter theme with a story about colors!
Which of these Easter books for children will you read first?
Round Out Your Unit with These Activities
This felt Easter egg math activity will help preschoolers develop number awareness, matching number to items, number recognition, counting skills, problem solving skills, space awareness, shape recognition, and creativity.
Preschoolers will practice number recognition and counting to 20 with this felt Easter egg number matching game.