ManaTeam's Favorite Board Books

A list of favorite board books compiled by The ManaTeam. Perfect for baby shower gifts or to read at home with your little one. 

B is for Baby Cover Image
By Atinuke, Angela Brooksbank (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781536201666
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Published: Candlewick - March 12th, 2019

Atinuke and Angela Brooksbank, creators of the award-winning Baby Goes to Market, pair up again for a bright and beautiful first book of words.

B is for Baby. B is for Brother. B is for going to see Baba!


Love Makes a Family Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525554226
Availability: Backordered
Published: Dial Books - December 24th, 2018

This fun, inclusive board book celebrates the one thing that makes every family a family . . . and that's LOVE.


Peek-a-Who Too? Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9789888341818
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Published: minedition - September 1st, 2019

 
Elsa Mroziewicz has followed up one terrific lift-the-flap book, “Peek-a-Who?,” with another, PEEK-A-WHO TOO?. With simple but colorful and richly decorative illustrations a cut above the usual board-book art, both of these triangular-shaped books hide a different animal under large flaps….


Vegetables in Underwear Cover Image
$7.95
ISBN: 9781419723773
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Published: Abrams Appleseed - April 4th, 2017

Making Faces: A First Book of Emotions Cover Image
$7.95
ISBN: 9781419723834
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Published: Abrams Appleseed - May 30th, 2017

Look at the happy babyCan you make a happy face? Find the happy baby!

This bold, beautiful board book introduces five essential expressions: happy, sad, angry, surprised, and silly. Each is introduced with a large image of a baby’s face.


Gotta Go, Buffalo: A Silly Book of Fun Goodbyes Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781423645986
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Published: Gibbs Smith - March 7th, 2017

Make goodbyes fun with animal rhymes and colorful lift-the-flap illustrations

"So long " "See you later " There are so many ways to say goodbye Lift the flaps in this colorful book to discover favorite animals (and maybe a few new ones, too) and fun goodbyes. Children and grown-ups alike will be giggling before you can say, "Toodle-Loo, Kangaroo "


Indestructibles: Things That Go! Cover Image
By Stephan Lomp (Illustrator), Amy Pixton
$5.95
ISBN: 9780761193623
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - April 4th, 2017

Learn all about things that go in a book that’s indestructible.
 
Baby’s driving down the road. Look, a truck!
Baby’s flying in the air.


Baby Signs: A Baby-Sized Introduction to Speaking with Sign Language Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780803731936
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Published: Dial Books - February 14th, 2008

Long before they're able to talk, babies have a whole lot to say. With this adorable board book of essential signs, babies and toddlers can easily learn how to communicate their needs, wants, and feelings and even make basic observations with a simple gesture. Studies show that babies who use sign language feel less frustrated, throw fewer tantrums, and often learn to talk more easily.


Who Loves Books?: A Flip-Flap Book (Interactive Board Book for Toddlers, Mix and Match Animals) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781452170978
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Published: Chronicle Books - February 11th, 2020

An interactive instant classic for inquisitive young minds and budding book lovers.

From the creator of the critically acclaimed Flip-Flap book, Hide and Sleep.

Who loves books? Is it Rabbit? Is it Bird? Is it Butterfly? Flap and flap the sturdy pages of this playful book to find out.


Nita's Day (Little Hands Signing #2) Cover Image
By Kathy MacMillan, Sara Brezzi (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781641701488
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Published: Familius - May 12th, 2020

Sign language makes it easy to communicate with your child, and Nita makes it fun! The second book in the Little Hands Signing series (which introduced the bestselling Nita's First Signs), Nita's Day teaches ten new and essential ASL signs for every parent and child to know: wake up, change, clothes, eat, potty, go, play, bath, book, and bed.


You Are Light Cover Image
By Aaron Becker, Aaron Becker (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781536201154
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Published: Candlewick Studio - March 26th, 2019

With a wondrously simple die-cut book, the Caldecott Honor–winning creator of the Journey trilogy brings his talents further into the light.

This is the light that brings the day.


Baby Goes to Market Cover Image
By Atinuke, Angela Brooksbank (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781536205527
Availability: Backordered
Published: Candlewick - March 12th, 2019

Join Baby and his doting mama at a bustling southwest Nigerian marketplace for a bright, bouncy read-aloud offering a gentle introduction to numbers.

Market is very crowded.
Mama is very busy.
Baby is very curious.


I Love You Sun / I Love You Moon: Te amo Sol / Te amo Luna Cover Image
By Karen Pandell, Tomie dePaola (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780399241659
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - September 15th, 2003

A family favorite since it was first published in 1994, I Love You, Sun/ I Love You, Moon has taught basic concepts to a generation of young children. Now, it can be used to introduce these concepts to Spanish readers.


Time for Bed Cover Image
By Mem Fox, Jane Dyer (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780152010669
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - September 1st, 1997

Darkness is falling everywhere and little ones are getting sleepy, feeling cozy, and being tucked in. It’s time for a wide yawn, a big hug, and a snuggle under the covers--sleep tight! “Working beautifully with the soothingly repetitive text, each painting conveys a warm feeling of safety and affection.”--School Library Journal


Pajama Time! (Boynton on Board) Cover Image
$6.95
ISBN: 9780761119753
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - April 1st, 2000

Pajama Time! is a good-night book with the irrepressible language, the inimitable illustrations, the irresistible cast of characters only Sandra Boynton could create.

A jump-roping chicken and a pig on a swing. A Scottie in plaid pajamas and an elephant in a fuzzy one-piece with feet.


TouchThinkLearn: ABC (Baby Board Books, Baby Touch and Feel Books, Sensory Books for Toddlers) Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781452145037
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Published: Chronicle Books - September 6th, 2016

TouchThinkLearn - A Xavier Deneux ABC board book for babies and toddlers


Gossie and Gertie (Gossie & Friends) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780618747931
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - February 12th, 2007

Gossie and Gertie are best friends. They splash in the rain, play hide-and-seek, and they dive in the pond together. Everywhere Gossie goes, Gertie does too. Or does she?

With charming illustrations and gentle text, Olivier Dunrea has created two lovable, sweet characters that will appeal to the youngest listeners.


Where Is My Pink Sweater? Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781419736797
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Published: Abrams Appleseed - October 8th, 2019

Follow Rudy as he searches for his favorite pink sweater in this interactive board book
 
Rudy is looking for his favorite pink sweater. It’s a little small—he’s growing out of it—yet he can’t help but treasure it! The nine jiving llamas haven’t seen it, and neither have the eight prima pigerinas.


Alphabet Street Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536208276
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Published: Nosy Crow - October 8th, 2019

There’s so much to discover in this ingenious book! Read the funny rhyming text, lift the flaps, and learn the letters of the alphabet. And when you’re finished, flip the book and have fun with the play scene on the reverse!


The Pigeon Has Feelings, Too! Cover Image
By Mo Willems, Mo Willems (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780786836505
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Published: Hyperion Books for Children - May 25th, 2005

How does it feel to be a Pigeon? Well, the bus driver is trying to get him to act happy, but as we all know, this is one bird that is not going to be told what to do! Throughout this hilarious board book, Pigeon runs through his signature gamut of emotions while attempting to thwart his old nemesis.