Picture books for first-time parents

 Read reviewWhat We'll Build

What We’ll Build

Oliver Jeffers

A spectacular new title from world-renowned artist Oliver Jeffers, creator of the million-copy selling, global phenomenon Here We Are!

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 Read reviewUnder the Love Umbrella

Under the Love Umbrella

Davina Bell, Allison Colpoys

From this award-winning creative duo comes a stunning celebration of the joy and comfort that love can bring - wherever we roam in the big, wild world.  

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Baby Business

Baby Business

Jasmine Seymour

Baby Business tells the story of the baby smoking ceremony that welcomes baby to country. The smoke is a blessing - it will protect the baby and remind them that they belong.

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Ten Little Fingers & Ten Little Toes

Ten Little Fingers & Ten Little Toes

H and Fox, M Oxenbury, Helen Oxenbury

From two of the most gifted picture book creators of our time, here is a celebration of babies and the joy they bring to everyone, everywhere, all over the world!  

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Love Makes a Family

Love Makes a Family

Sophie Beer

Whether you have two mums, two dads, one parent, or one of each, there's one thing that makes a family a family... and that's love. A book for EVERY family by dazzling illustrator Sophie Beer. Longlisted for the 2019...

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Welcome, Child!

Welcome, Child!

Sally Morgan

Welcome, child! is Sally Morgan's beautiful and heartfelt celebration of the love we feel for a new child. Simple, elegant and adorable, this stunning board book is the perfect story to share as a family and the sweetest way to...

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If You Come to Earth

If You Come to Earth

Sophie Blackall

A masterful and moving picture book by two-time Caldecott winner Sophie Blackall.

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 Read reviewJust Because

Just Because

Mac Barnett, Isabelle Arsenault

Curious minds are rewarded with curious answers in a fantastical bedtime book by Mac Barnett and Isabelle Arsenault.

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Hello, Baby!

Hello, Baby!

Shelly Unwin, Jedda Robaard

An adorable picture book that celebrates the arrival of a new baby, with gorgeous illustrations by the bestselling illustrator of It's Not Scribble to Me.

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Kindness Makes Us Strong

Kindness Makes Us Strong

Sophie Beer

Kindness is doing what you can, where you are, with what you have, and in Kindness Makes Us Strong, Sophie Beer introduces us to a bunch of cute kids doing just that. 

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Family

Family

Aunty Fay Muir, Sue Lawson, Jasmine Seymour

This is the second book from the Our Place series, that introduces young minds to First Nations' cultural philosophies that Aunty Fay Muir, a Boonwurrung Elder holds close to her heart.     

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Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth

Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth

Oliver Jeffers

The exquisite and thought-provoking new book from the multi award-winning, internationally best-selling picture book creator of Lost and Found, Oliver Jeffers.

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This Small Blue Dot

This Small Blue Dot

Zeno Sworder

A young girl introduces the newest member of her family to the small wonders, big lessons and other important stuff that makes being a child so special.

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Welcome, Baby, to This World!

Welcome, Baby, to This World!

Jess Racklyeft

Welcome, baby, to this world Lashes long and fingers curled. From the bestselling author of THERE'S ONLY ONE MUM LIKE YOU comes a warm, heartfelt and modern new baby book.

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 Read reviewKissed by the moon

Kissed by the moon

Alison Lester

Part poem, part lullaby, this gentle story celebrates a baby's wonder at our beautiful world.

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Julian Is a Mermaid

Julian Is a Mermaid

Jessica Love

In an exuberant picture book celebration of self-love and individuality, a glimpse of costumed mermaids leaves one boy flooded with wonder and ready to dazzle the world. Full color.

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Sleep 101: How to Sleep Like a Baby (Self-Help for Babies, Book 1)

Sleep 101: How to Sleep Like a Baby (Self-Help for Babies, Book 1)

Matt Stanton, Beck Stanton

If you've had a baby, you've no doubt had some well-meaning parent smugly say, 'You know, babies don't come with a manual.' Well, now your newborn can READ the manual with Self-Help for Babies, a hilarious new series from...

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Where Is the Green Sheep?

Where Is the Green Sheep?

Mem; Horacek, Judy Fox, Judy Horacek

Here is the blue sheep, and here is the red sheep. Here is the bath sheep, and here is the bed sheep. But where is the green sheep?

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Readings Board Book Subscription (6 Months)

Readings Board Book Subscription (6 Months)

Various

The Readings Board Book Subscription is the perfect welcome-to-the-world gift for new babies - an essential board book in the post, every month, and delivered straight to your lucky recipient.

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Readings Board Books Subscription (12 Months)

Readings Board Books Subscription (12 Months)

Various

The Readings Board Book Subscription is the perfect welcome-to-the-world gift for new babies - an essential board book in the post, every month, and delivered straight to your lucky recipient

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