What Kind of Books are Best for Babies?

  • Books with bright, bold, colorful pictures.
  • Books with simple text about familiar situations.
  • Books that have rhyme or rhythm.
  • Books with repetitive sentences, phrases, or events.
  • Books with photos of babies.
  • Books with textures, or touch and feel components.
  • Books with pages made of vinyl, soft cloth or sturdy cardboard.
  • Books with simple, high-contrast images such as black-and-white illustrations and patterns.