Father’s Day is coming up and the rush will soon be on to find the perfect present for dad. Instead of grabbing the usual BBQ gift or tie, why not pick up one of these 15 Father’s Day Picture Books instead?
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This Father’s Day is the perfect time to start a new tradition of building your library instead of adding more clutter to your house. Books are timeless treasures. Add a child’s scribble or sweet note to the inside cover of any one of these books that celebrate dad and you will create memories for years to come.
This touching story is about a young girl and her father who go for a night time walk in the woods while owling. This book is both beautifully illustrated and written.
Clifford the Big Red Dogs decides to spend the day with his dad instead of going to a party. What kind of mischief will he and his dad get up to?
Written from a child’s perspective, this book tells the story of how dad seemingly needs the child’s help doing everything. Funny and heartwarming at the same time.
Nicholas wants to be just like his dad – brave and strong. Unfortunately, he needs a bit of help. Luckily his dad is there to teach him that it’s okay to ask for help and to be afraid.
When mom isn’t there to oversee the shopping, Daddy takes the kids shopping for their back to school supplies. There’s one rule – they can only buy what’s on the list. Somehow, a lot more things end up in the cart than is supposed to be there. A funny back to school read your family is sure to love.
Eric Carle is a name recognized world-wide. This story is beautifully illustrated, as we’ve come to expect from Carle. Get ready to let this story unfold as you help Papa get the moon for Monica.
This story is about the night time routine before daddy goes to work and the morning time routine when he gets home. Written with rhythmical text and complemented by the illustration. Great for young children who has a father doing shift work and for discussing differences in families.
This award winning story is perfect for those families with two daddies or to help you talk to your child about family diversity. Based on a true event, this tells the story of two male penguins who became partners and raised a baby penguin together.
A sweet story about all the reasons a little girl loves her father. This well illustrated story captures the special bond between a father and daughter.
Laugh out loud funny, this is a book that both the adults and children are sure to love. You’ll swear this book was written about someone you know as you read the corny one-liners and other silly dadisms.
Who does love Little Critter Books? This picture book tells the story of Little Critter and his dad on a camping trip. This classic is sure to enjoy a place of prominence on your family bookshelf.
A brightly illustrated story of the day in the life of a boy and his father. Written through the eyes of a child who wants to grow up to be just like his father.
A beautiful award winning story with breathtaking illustrations. Join a father and son in the cold winter’s night as they explore the circle of life – love, loss, and continuing on.
Vividly illustrated, rhyming story about a small child’s special bond with dad. Simple and sweet – great for a small child to give.
Little Bear and Daddy Bear set off on an adventure. Daddy Bear is there to encourage Little Bear and lend a hand when needed. A great story about the bond between father and child.
This list of 15 Father’s Day Picture Books are sure to be a hit in your house. The best part is they’re Mess Free! No glue and glitter required!
Do you have any favorites you think should be added to this list?