Bringing home a new bundle of joy from the hospital can be an earth-shaking experience for big brothers and sisters. Ease into the idea of having a baby sibling with a good book. From a cute customized option to tales that show toddlers just how great it is to be big, here are ten fantastic choices that’ll help get your kiddo ready for the biggest transition in their young lives. Snuggle up for story time with your favorite and get ready to welcome Baby home.

For Hands-On Big Siblings

The New Baby: An Activity Book for Soon-to-Be Big Brothers and Sisters is an interactive guide, with tips for how to talk about baby brother or sister along with pages to fill out together. What kind of baby names does your big kiddo like? What are babies like? Cuddle up on the couch and have fun answering these questions together.

Available at Amazon, $14.75.


How will you get your child or children ready for a new baby? 

–Oz Spies