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Ages 3-5

Baby on Board

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B Is for Baby by  Atinuke
B is for Baby. B is for Brother. B is for going to see Baba! One morning after breakfast, Baby's big brother is getting ready to take the basket of bananas all the way to Baba's bungalow in the next village. He'll have to go along the bumpy road, past the baobab trees, birds, and butterflies, and all the way over the bridge. But what he doesn't realize is that his very cute, very curious baby sibling has stowed away on his bicycle. Little ones learning about language will love sounding out the words in this playful, vibrantly illustrated story set in West Africa.
Baby's Firsts by Nancy Raines Day
Told in rhyming text, the story traces the development of three babies from birth to their first birthday celebrations.
Brown Baby Lullaby by  Tameka Fryer Brown
An illustrated lullaby featuring a busy, independent, beloved brown baby being prepared for bedtime.
Clever Little Witch by  Muon Van
Little Linh, the cleverest witch on M?i M?i Island, has everything she needs plus an impossible little brother, Baby Phu, and she will do anything to get rid of him.
I Love You, Baby Burrito by Angela Dominguez
From Pura Belpre honoree Angela Dominguez, Love You Baby Burrito is a modern classic picture book celebrating the act of swaddling a newborn into a baby burrito.
It's Big Sister Time! by  Nandini Ahuja
A devoted big sister helps her family care for a newborn who needs the rules demonstrated by a positive role model who was once an expert baby herself, in an uplifting celebration of older siblinghood that features an accessible price and diverse characters.
Loretta's Gift by Pat Zietlow Miller
Loretta tries hard to come up with the perfect gift for her beloved baby cousin, Gabe, but on his first birthday she learns she has already given him something special.
Mia Moves Out by Miranda Paul
Mia was content to share her big, bright room with her baby brother, but now that they are older--and he is messier--she seeks a new space of her own.
My Brother the Duck by Pat Zietlow Miller
Stella Wells, fledgling scientist, has a new baby brother, Drake, and she is seriously considering the possibility that he is a duck--but further research is required to test that hypothesis.
Nine Months : Before a Baby Is Born by Miranda Paul
As a baby grows in her mother's tummy, a soon-to-be big sister and her family spend nine months preparing for the newest member of the family to arrive.
Welcome to the Party by  Gabrielle Union
Inspired by the eagerly awaited birth of her daughter, Kaavia James Union Wade, author and actress Gabrielle Union pens a festive and universal love letter from parents to little ones, meant to welcome a baby to the party of life.
When Aidan Became a Brother by  Kyle Lukoff
Aidan, a transgender boy, experiences complicated emotions as he and his parents prepare for the arrival of a new baby.
Wonderful You by  Lisa (Lisa Colleen) Graff
All sorts of babies from all sorts of families are loved as their families wait for their arrival.
Updated 07/19/2021