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.

An Indestructible Board Book

With pictures of families of all kinds, Everywhere Babies offers up dozens of beloved babies. In a board book format, it will stand up to rough little ones for years, with rhymes that are fun to read aloud again and again (and again). Plus, kiddos just past babyhood will delight in learning about all the things babies do.

Available at Amazon, $9.27.


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

–Oz Spies