When it comes to finding the perfect gift, there’s nothing quite like a book. Kiddos gain inspiration and concentration skills, and parents don’t have more plastic parts to add to the growing pile. We’ve read through hundreds of 2017 releases in kid’s books this year and narrowed it down, somehow, to following picks. From epic find-and-seek adventures to books that empower all kids, we promise there’s at least one book for every kind of kiddo on your list. Click through the gallery below to read all about ’em.

Sophie’s Big Busy Play Book

The iconic teething toy comes to life in this interactive board book full of touch-and-feel textures, peepholes, flaps and more. Ten bright big pages will provide sensory experience and plenty of surprises for the weest ones on your list. Add the matching toy for those gnawing babes and you’ve got a home run.

Ages: 0-3
Cost: $13.02
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Image courtesy Penguin Random House

  • Gotta Go Buffalo via Gibbs Smith


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—Amber Guetebier




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