Good Animal Habitat Books For Children
If you are a parent looking to stock up your child’s first library, then chances are you have come already come across many books with baby animals. Some of the best first books we read, and nursery rhymes we recite to our babies are good animal fiction books! Think Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle or Dada by Jimmy Fallon or how about Old McDonald had a Farm and Baa Baa Black Sheep?
There is something so cute about babies and baby animals that they are like a match made in heaven. They were meant to go together. Animal habitat books for children are a must have in any child’s first library as a majority of the first words a child knows and learns will include dog, cat, sheep, cow etc. Good animal fiction books can range from the rib-tickling Moo-Baa-La-la-la by Sandra Boynton to Julia Donaldson’s very matter of fact book What the Ladybird Heard.
What is it about animals and children? And it is not just animal books for kids, why are kids so fascinated by animals? This question has been a point of study and research and it was realized that kids are not just enamoured by fuzzy creatures but they like looking and learning about animals as a natural curiosity to find out more about their ever expanding world. That’s probably why your child will never tire of a trip to the zoo or of simply observing animals like dogs, cats, and cows in good animal habitat books for children.
GetLitt! has a wide range of good animal fiction books for children and you must get to reading them today! Here are some of our personal favourites!
Aditi Zoo, by author Amrutash Misra
A lovely book that teaches kids about responsibility and animals. Aditi wants a younger brother and her parents teach her what it means to be responsible by asking her to adopt animals and take care of them. She does, until she has enough animals to fill a zoo! This book is one of the best animal books for kids. Read it here!
Tara’s Elephant, by author CG Salamander
Imagine having an elephant as a pet, wouldn’t that be grand?! This one is a lovely read on animal habitat books for children. Can an elephant live and hide at home? Read this one to find out!
We hope you enjoy our recommendations, and head on over to GetLitt! for a complete list of good animal fiction books and find your child’s favourite animal-themed book today!