Children’s Books About Fathers and Father’s Day


Do you enjoy reading to your little ones? Looking for books about fathers or books about Father’s Day? Here is a compilation of the sweetest children’s books about daddies! ๐Ÿ™‚



A Perfect Father’s Day by Eve Bunting

“I’m taking you out for Father’s Day,” Susie tells Dad. “First we’ll go for lunch.” “Good,” Dad says. “May I drive?” “Certainly,” Susie says. She chooses the restaurant, and pretty soon Dad can see that she’s filled this special day with treats–treats for both of them! When they get back home, Mom’s final surprise (that isn’t really a surprise at all) is a perfect ending for the perfect day.



Just Me And My Dad by Mercer Mayer

This well-loved Little Critter picture book has become a modern classic. It’s the tale of a father-and-son camping trip filled with Little Critter’s mistakes and good intentions. In spite of difficulties, however, the happy father and son manage to put up their tent, catch fish for dinner, and sleep beneath the stars. In spite of minimal text, the story is full and rich, with endearing illustrations from start to finish.



Daddy Hugs by Karen Katz

Now Baby and Daddy can cuddle and count along with this hug-and-read book perfect for Baby’s teeny, tiny hands.



We Love Our Dad by Jan Berenstain

In The Berenstain Bears: We Love Our Dad!, the cubs decide to spoil Papa Bear for Fatherโ€™s Day. Papa Bear is, after all, the best dad there is. Heโ€™s always there for his cubs, but will he let them treat him for a change, on his special day? This full-color storybook brings another delightful adventure with the Berenstain Bears.



I Love You, Daddy by Jillian Harker and Kristina Stephenson

Little Bear is getting older, and that means he is ready for new adventures. With the help of Daddy Bear, will he be brave enough to try them? This heartwarming picture book will help show little ones that it’s okay to be afraid – and that sometimes, love is all you need to be brave. Vibrant illustrations and easy-to-read text make this a perfect story for young readers to practice reading aloud. Best suited for ages 3-6.



My Dad Loves Me by Marianne Richmond

Now children can relive fun times with their Dad every day. Children enjoy playing with Dad, swimming and napping with Dad – this charming book depicts all of these beloved activities being done by cuddly animals!



Daddy Kisses by Anne Gutman and Georg Hallensleben

What could be sweeter than adorable baby animals snuggling with their daddies? This simple board book with warm illustrations feature a variety of animals and celebrate the affection between fathers and children. Cuddles and kisses will surely abound when reading this aloud!



Daddy Cuddles by Anne Gutman and Georg Hallensleben

Animal babies are so adorable that their daddies can’t help but cuddle and love them. In this celebration of parental love, each daddy shows how much he loves his baby in his own special way.



Daddy and Me by Karen Katz

Daddy is making a special project. Help him find the tools he needs by looking under the oversized flaps. Working with Daddy is so much fun!



Me and My Dad by Alison Ritchie

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