There’s no better gift for someone you love than a book, and Valentine’s Day is all about LOVE, right? I’ve rounded up my top Valentine’s Day children’s books picks in this Valentine’s Day littles lit list. Wrap a book (or two or three) up in cute paper, gift it with some candy, and voila! The perfect Valentine’s Day treat for your tiny little sweet.
Valentine’s Day Littles Lit List
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Valentine – A sweet (kinda vintage) grandma/grand daughter book that I kind of wish I could give to my grandma. I think she’d prefer a new Danielle Steele, though.. You may wish to find this one at the library, as it is from 1995.
I Love You Already! – A bear and duck tale about how much duck just wants to spend time with Bear. And he just wants Bear to like him already!
Mr. Goat’s Valentine – After reading in the newspaper that it’s Valentine’s Day, Mr. Goat sets out in search of very special gifts for his first love. But just what would a goat choose as the perfect gifts to show how he feels?
The Day it Rained Hearts – Follow Cornelia Augusta as she makes creative use of a most unusual downpour!
Llama Llama I Love You – In this instalment in the Llama Llama series, little llama shows his friends and family how much he loves them with heart-shaped cards and lots of hugs.
Our Love Grows – Pip is an adorable, roly-poly little panda, who’s playful and curious. Mama explains to him how he will grow, just like the world around them.
Splat the Cat: Funny Valentine – It’s Valentine’s Day, and Splat and his friends want to give Mrs. Wimpydimple something special. Lift the flaps to find out what!
The Biggest Valentine Ever – When Mrs. Mousely asks her class to make valentines, Clayton and Desmond decide to make one together and give it to their teacher as a surprise. But things don’t go as planned.
Ollie’s Valentine – Ollie is looking. Looking for a valentine. Gossie, Gertie, Peedie, and BooBoo all have valentines, but Ollie wonders who will be his. His search leads him to a special valentine of his very own.. who will it be?
A Kiss Like This – Elephant kisses are long, of course, while tiny mice and bubbly fish have kisses all their own. A giraffe kiss is very tall — just turn the page and see!
Huggy Kissy – When you’re an adorable bald baby, your family finds lots of ways to show you how much they love you: Mommy lifts you uppy, Daddy kisses you on the tummy, and everyone wants to snuggle. What’s not to love?
Here Comes Valentine Cat – Cat is back just in time for Valentine’s Day, but he’s not interested in giving a valentine to any old dog!
Love From the Very Hungry Caterpillar – Using a range of images from the World of Eric Carle and featuring the Very Hungry Caterpillar, this special gift book gives all the reasons why someone special makes the world a better and brighter place.
Pete the Cat’s Groovy Guide to Love – Love is in the air! Pete the Cat shares some groovy words from the heart in this fun collection of all his favorite famous quotes about living an awesome life filled with love.
Plant a Kiss – Little Miss planted a kiss… One small act of love blooms into something bigger and more dazzling than Little Miss could have ever imagined in this epic journey aboutlife, kindness, and giving.
Snowy Valentine – Step out into a snowy Valentine’s Day with Jasper the bunny as he searches the forest valley for a special gift for his loved one.
These are our favourites for love day, but a quick search on Amazon actually brings me over 1000 Valentine’s Day children’s books, so there are obviously MANY more!
Which of your favourite Valentine’s Day books am I missing? Let me know in the comments!