The Best Books To Read To Children

Your children are priceless and you’ll do everything you can to keep them safe and let them know they’re loved no matter what. And part of raising kids involves bedtime stories or reading them books when the weather is cold or rainy.

But what books are the best and age appropriate for young children? Here are some classic picture books for the wee ones in your home.

“Where the Wild Things Are” by Maurice Sendak

Little Max is being mischievous in his wolf costume, so he’s sent to bed without dinner. He dreams of traveling to a place where wild things are and manages to tame them. He becomes king but misses the love of his family.

“Why Mosquitos Buzz in People’s Ears” by Verna Aardema

This tells a tale of a mosquito who tells a tall tale that starts a disaster in the jungle. It works to teach kids about the effects of lying.