Is there anything cuter than baby Christmas books? They are so delightful and joyful.
The moment I had children, I couldn’t wait to read with my babies. I just loved curling up with them in our rocking chair, enjoying the spirit of the holiday. From the chair, I could even look out into our backyard and take in the snow-coverd trees. It’s some of my favorite moments.
As with all of my children’s book lists, find these baby Christmas books at your local library or purchase through the affiliate links provided for your convenience.
Baby Christmas Books
Bright Baby Touch & Feel Merry Christmas (Bright Baby Touch and Feel): With exciting textures to touch and feel this interactive first book is the perfect Christmas gift for your baby.
Where Is Baby’s Christmas Present?: A Lift-the-Flap Book: Baby is looking everywhere for the Christmas present—but where can it be? Little ones will love lifting the large, sturdy flaps to reveal special, holiday surprises: Christmas cookies, candy canes, ornaments, and more! Babies are sure to love this Christmas treat!
Llama Llama Jingle Bells: With short and simple rhyming text, the Llama Llama board books introduce Llama Llama to babies and toddlers before they’re ready for longer full-length stories. And their small size and durable pages are perfect for little hands. In Llama Llama Jingle Bells, little llama and his friends give gifts, sing songs, and decorate cookies. It’s a very merry holiday indeed!
Pop-Up Peekaboo: Christmas!: What will pop out of the Christmas stocking? Who will come out of the chimney? What’s hiding behind the Christmas tree? Babies and toddlers will delight in the surprises in this Christmas-themed pop-up book.
The Very Hungry Caterpillar’s Christmas 123: Join the Very Hungry Caterpillar for some Christmas counting fun in this delightfully festive board book. The pages are filled with Eric Carle’s distinctive artwork, from 1 jolly Santa Claus to 10 beautifully wrapped presents. And children will love to spot the Very Hungry Caterpillar making an appearance with every number in this perfect Christmas gift!
Dream Snow: It’s December 24th, and the old farmer settles down for a winter’s nap, wondering how Christmas can come when there is no snow! In his dream he imagines a snowstorm covering him and his animals—named One, Two, Three, Four and Five—in a snowy blanket. But when the farmer awakens, he finds that it has really snowed outside, and now he remembers something! Putting on his red suit, he goes outside and places gifts under the tree for his animals, bringing holiday cheer to all. Clever lift-the-flaps reveal the animals hidden under the snow in the farmer’s dream, making this board book edition a treat for all ages.
Fa La La (Leslie Patricelli board books): It’s almost Christmas, and baby simply cannot contain the exuberance. There are things to decorate: a tree, a gingerbread house, a doggy! There are very creative presents to make, Santa to see (must be brave), carols to sing, not to mention the big event itself. Come celebrate the season with humor and joy as everyone’s favorite baby puts a special spin on Christmas.
Baby Touch and Feel: Christmas: With padded covers, simple images, and an amazing range of novelty textures, Baby Touch and Feel books capture the attention of the very youngest children, and create an experience they’ll want to repeat again and again. It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Baby Touch and Feel: Christmas is a festive treat that will get your baby excited about the holidays while learning about new shapes, colors, and objects.
Merry Christmas, Little One! (Padded Cloth Covers with Lift-the-Flaps): Featuring sturdy lift-the-flaps, a puffy fabric Christmas tree on the cover, and a glittery finale, this newest addition to the Snuggle-Me Stories line follows in the best-selling tradition of Peek-a-Boo, I Love You!Sandra Magsamen celebrates Christmas in her signature style, with heartfelt rhymes and engaging illustrations. Babies and loved ones will merrily read and play along. A perfect way for little ones to celebrate the holiday season.
Our Christmas Tree: A Touch-and-Feel Book: Little ones will love this Christmas-themed, touch-and-feel book that they can touch and pet, in which a Christmas tree is brought from the cold woods into the home to decorate and wait for Santa. Kids can touch and feel fluffy snow, a squishy ornament, a shiny star, a rough Christmas tree, and a soft present. Filled with repetitive text and bright, friendly art, this book is perfect for the youngest of readers.
Counting Christmas: Count all of the Christmas joy with this bedtime book, now in a sturdy format perfect for the youngest readers.
Splat the Cat: Christmas Countdown: Splat the Cat is so excited for Christmas! Join him and his family as they decorate their tree, wrap presents, and find out what makes a holiday extrawarm and fuzzy in this special touch-and-feel book from New York Times bestselling author-artist Rob Scotton.
One Shining Star: A Christmas Counting Book: Help your child learn to count using the most beloved story of all―Jesus’ birth! With gentle rhyme and number fun from 1 to 10, this book is full of shepherds, kings angels, animals, a baby, and a shiny star, all waiting to be counted before bedtime.
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