The SimplyBestOf.com editor's choice is the The Very Hungry Caterpillar.

When your little ones are first being introduced to books and reading, it helps to have some awesome books to show them!
We’ve done the work of putting together the 8 best books for toddlers on this list so that you can give a great gift or start building your child’s book collection.
Don’t forget to vote for your favorite book for toddlers below!
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Very Hungry Caterpillar Best Book The Very Hungry Caterpillar 111 Check Price
Goodnight Moon Best Book for Toddlers Goodnight Moon 98 Check Price
Dr Seuss ABC for Toddlers Dr. Seuss’s ABC: An Amazing Alphabet Book! 83 Check Price
Brown Bear Best Book for Toddlers Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? 79 Check Price
Little Blue Truck Best Toddler Book Little Blue Truck 64 Check Price
Chicka Boom Best Book for Toddlers Chicka Chicka Boom Boom 60 Check Price
Going to Bed Book for Toddlers The Going-To-Bed Book 49 Check Price
Guess How Much I Love You Book Guess How Much I Love You 42 Check Price
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Very Hungry Caterpillar Best Book
The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle is another classic picture book for very young children and toddlers.

This is another essential to add to your collection so that your toddler has all the best books! In this lushly illustrated book, a caterpillar pops out of the egg and starts to eat ma…
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Goodnight Moon
Goodnight Moon Best Book for Toddlers
Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown and Clement Hurd is simply a classic.

This is one of the best bedtime books for your toddler.

The simple story depicted in the book is of a little bunny tucked in bed, saying goodnight to everything in its room (“Goodnight room, goodnight moon”).

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Dr. Seuss’s ABC: An Amazing Alphabet Book!
Dr Seuss ABC for Toddlers
No list of the best books for toddlers would be complete without a book from Dr. Seuss.

While classics like The Cat in the Hat, Fox in Socks, and Hop on Pop are great books for toddlers, the first Dr. Seuss book you should get them is Dr. Seuss’s ABC: An Amazing Alphabet Book! Even the littles…
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Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?
Brown Bear Best Book for Toddlers
You may have been read this classic book by your parents as a child.

Today, Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You see? by Bill Martin Jr. and Eric Carle remains one of the most universally loved books for toddlers.

This is probably because young children are fascinated with animals, and the be…
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Little Blue Truck
Little Blue Truck Best Toddler Book
The rich colors of fall in rural farmland give this book a gorgeous country backdrop.

This adorable book is set in the countryside with a little blue truck full of farm animals.

Little Blue Truck by Alice Schertie is one of the best books for toddlers because the text features fun truck and…
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Chicka Chicka Boom Boom
Chicka Boom Best Book for Toddlers
Rhyming books are the best way to introduce toddlers to the pleasure of reading.

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin Jr. and John Archambault with illustrations by Lois Ehlert uses rhyming verse and happy, colorful block art to introduce children to the alphabet.

The fun art is matched by…
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The Going-To-Bed Book
Going to Bed Book for Toddlers
If you little one is reluctant to get ready for bed, the Going-To-Bed Book by author Sandra Boynton may be the best way to start their bedtime routine.

This silly book will get your tired but slaphappy toddler’s attention with an ark of animals who watch the sunset together and then prepare to…
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Guess How Much I Love You
Guess How Much I Love You Book
The concept of parental love is introduced in the cutest way possible to your toddler by illustrated rabbits in Guess How Much I Love You by Sam McBratney.

In this tender bedtime book, a young rabbit named Little Nutbrown Hare tries to come up with different examples to express his love to his d…
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