Must Have Children’s Books

We asked our readers what are their favorite children’s books. We got such a wonderful response! Our readers tweeted, Facebook messaged and emailed their responses to us and now we will share with you what books they believe are must-haves.

1. I Was So Mad- By: Mercer Mayer

Suggested by: Rebecca da Silva

2.Love You Forever-By: Robert Munsch

Suggested by: Karen Del Ben (@Karen_delBen) and Joyce Martin


3. The Boxcar Children- By: Gertrude Chandler Warner

Suggested By: Carol Martin


4. Guess How Much I Love You-By: Sam McBratney

Suggested By: Carolyn Gregory and: Veronic Tringle



5.When You Give A Mouse A Cookie- By: Laura Numeroff

Suggested By: Trudy Gunn Bounds


6. Going To Bed Book- By: Sandra Boynton


Suggested by Fizz and Bean

@fizzandbean (anything Sandra Boynton to be exact).

Mybesthelper @mybesthelper Seconds that!


7. Everything Eric Carle



Suggested By: Fizz and Bean  ‏


8. Baby Bath Time


 Suggested By: Fizz and Bean  ‏@fizzandbean


9. Oh, The Places You’ll Go! By: Dr. Seuss



Suggested By: Veronic Tringle


10. Mortimer- By: Robert Munsch


Suggested By: Veronic Tringle


11. Mmm Cookies-By:Robert Munsch
Suggested By: Sarah Kupferschmidt
12. Where The Wild Things Are-By: M Sendak

Suggested By: Sarah Kupferschmidt
13. Brown Bear Brown Bear What Do You See? By: Bill Martin

Suggested By: Ashley
14. In The Night Kitchen- By: Maurice Sendack

Suggested By: Flying Children

15. All Books From Emily Gravett

Suggested By: Developlay
(Especially Dogs, The Old Egg and Meerkat Mail)***
Developlay recommends its a great read for both parents and toddlers!



Thanks to all who contributed! The Baby Spot thinks that this is a great start up list. Do you have any suggestions you would like to add? Put the name of your favourite book in the comment section below!