15 of the Most Beautiful Children’s Books Ever

updated Mar 12, 2020
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Front-facing book displays are a great way for the little ones to quickly find their favorite bedtime story, but many parents choose to use them as a design element in their child’s room as well. And why not? Books are basically beautiful, useable pieces of art. So for those of you looking for books that are easy on the eye and ear, here are fifteen that you and your children will love.

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1. Henri’s Walk to Paris by Leonore Klein
2. Counting with Wayne Thiebaud by Susan Goldman Rubin
3. Colors by Orla Kiely
4. Press Here by Herve Tullet
5. I Want My Hat Back by Jon Klassen


6. We’re Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen, Illustrated by Helen Oxenbury
7. The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein
8. Sparkle and Spin by Paul Rand
9. If You Want to See a Whale by Julie Fogliano
10. Little Owl Lost by Chris Haughton 

11. Oh No, George by Chris Haughton
12. Stuck by Oliver Jeffers
13. ABC’s by Charley Harper
14. Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? by Bill Martin Jr. and Eric Carle
15. This Moose Belongs to Me by Oliver Jeffers

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