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Easter is coming and we have some adorable basket stuffers ready for your children and grandchildren. Chubby hands will adore these wholesome Easter books - along with their chocolate bunnies of course!
Happy Easter, Corduroy (0-3)
Board Book| $7.99
We recommend this book: We love Corduroy! This small square board book is a great size to pop in the Easter basket of a little Corduroy lover. Read along as he decides to decorate Easter eggs and get ready to celebrate!
Book summary: Corduroy is ready to celebrate Easter. Join him as he enjoys the springtime weather, decorates Easter eggs, and prepares for the arrival of the Easter Bunny.
Happy Easter, Country Bunny (0-4)
Board Book| $8.99
We recommend this book: Originally published in 1939 - wow! This egg-shaped board book is a 'must-have' for the little ones in your life. Country Bunny was chosen to be the Easter bunny! However, before she delivers eggs around the world, she first lines out her 21 children with the duties they must handle while she's gone.
All the little boy and girl bunnies have their specific jobs and do them well. She arrives home to a well-ordered home and children tucked in bed. Goodness sakes! Here we have an adorable bunny book for Easter that demonstrates character traits - work ethic, respect, diligence, obedience...love love love!
Book summary: Mother Cottontail must leave home one night to deliver Easter eggs, but her twenty-one little boy and girl bunnies are up to the challenge! This egg-shaped board book is an opportunity to introduce the youngest children to a gorgeous vignette from this popular holiday story.
The Tale of Peter Rabbit (1-3)
Board Book| $6.99
We recommend this book: Long before we launched our wholesome children's bookstore - this book went in my son's very first Easter basket. It's a classic! Every child loves the story of Peter Rabbit and Mr. McGregor. This story comes in a small board book version (above) - but also look for the large board book version in our shop! The large one would be hard to fit in an Easter basket, but it's a really fun shape!
Book summary: Simple text and beautiful illustrations bring the classic story to life, making this a great gift for Easter or a must-have for every family's bookshelf!
Richard Scarry's I am a Bunny (1-3)
Board Book – Tall| $7.99
We recommend this book: Originally published in 1963, this sweet book follows a little bunny as he observes spring, summer, fall and winter. Observation and joy are the traits that come to mind. This book comes as a hardcover Little Golden Book and also in a fun board book size - tall and narrow!
Book summary: Cuddle up with Nicholas the Bunny this Easter in Richard Scarry's beloved classic. In print for well over 50 years, this beautifully illustrated, gentle story has been a favorite Golden Book for generations.
Precious Moments: Little Book of Easter Blessings (0-4)
Board Book| $9.99
We recommend this book: I adore all things Precious Moments and had to include this beautiful book in our Easter collection. It's a small padded board book full of poems, Scripture and prayers. The poems cover springtime, who Jesus is, the cross, what Easter is about, etc. They also cover things like dying Easter eggs and chocolate bunnies.
For younger children, you can simply read the short prayer beneath the illustration on each page. And for older children with a longer attention span, you can read the verse and poem too! The size and adorable illustrations make this an easy book to cherish by little girls.
Book summary: The Easter season is filled with fun--baskets full of goodies, hunts for colored eggs, and bright spring flowers. Take the time to show your little one that the very best part of Easter is Jesus! With classic Precious Moments artwork, fun poems, sweet prayers, and Bible verses, children will understand that Jesus is alive and He loves them so much!
Easter Egg Board Books (0-4)
Board Book| $12.99
We recommend this bundle: How cute are these?! Tiny little egg-shaped board books ready to pop right into those Easter baskets! Chubby little fingers will love opening these books and seeing the bright pictures. The words are simple and fun and rhyming. I do love rhyming books. They also mention Jesus and the true meaning of Easter. These are simply irresistible!
Bundle summary: Celebrate Easter with these sweet egg-shaped board books, perfect for tucking into Easter baskets. As you read rhymes about Jesus’ resurrection, the true meaning of Easter, and all the joys of springtime.
Happy Easter (0-4)
Board Book| $4.99
We recommend this book: Is your Easter basket already busting at the seams? If so, we have this little egg-shaped board book available individually! Babies and toddlers will love this easy-to-grab book full of rhyme. I love an adorable bunny book that doesn't forget the true meaning of Easter!
Book summary: A unique and unforgettable Easter egg-shaped board book with multiple layered pages for little hands, featuring sweet illustrations of a cuddly baby bunny and simple rhyming text that celebrates Jesus’ resurrection. It's a perfect Easter basket gift.
A Tale For Easter (1-4)
Board Book| $7.99
We recommend this book: Originally published in 1941! I don't know about you, but I absolutely gravitate towards stories that were published decades ago - I find such treasures! This little board book is full of vintage charm and lovely illustrations. you can never tell what might happen on Easter. From hot cross buns on Good Friday to colored eggs in your shoes or in your best bonnet. This story is a sweet one for littles.
Book summary: Delight in the enchantment of Easter with this springtime tale from Caldecott Honoree Tasha Tudor, now available as a Classic Board Book.
Filling an Easter basket to surprise your children or grandchildren can be so much fun! Be sure to toss in a few wholesome Easter favorites before hiding the baskets. Giving the gift of books is such a great way to instill a love for reading and these board books will be cherished ~ Happy Easter, Friends!