Any books that your child truly enjoys, and wants you to repeat over and over can help your child’s language development by simply encouraging parents and children alike to chat about the book, and the reasons why they like it. The books don’t need to be complicated, in fact the simpler the better. Look for books with silly rhyme schemes; bright and colorful images; repetition and world play; and most importantly, books that address your child’s interests. Here are some wonderful books for language development for young children.
Books For Language Development
Affiliate links included below.
“Five Little Monkey Jumping On The Bed” by Eileen Christelow
As soon as the five little monkeys learn it’s bedtime, they start jumping on the bed… Your kids will delight in Christelow’s silly tale, with its simple and repetitive text and very funny illustrations. A modern classic, you can find it on Amazon.
“Polar Bear Polar Bear What Do You Hear” by Bill Martin Jr. and Eric Carle
Who can resist this straightforward yet wonderful tale of what the polar bear hears at the zoo? You and your children will be snorting like hippos; braying like zebras; fluting like flamingoes; and so much more while reading this great yarn together. You can find it on Amazon.
“One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish” by Dr. Seuss
Who better than Dr. Seuss to spin this classic tale of silly animals and imaginary creatures acting like people? From the boxing Gox to the multicolored fish who wear hats, this book is a perfect addition to your child’s book collection – and will have you both giggling all the way through! You can find it on Amazon.
“The Wonderful Things You Will Be” by Emily Winfield Martin
With its simple rhymes and inspirational words, this lovely books is perfect for your preschooler. Will your child stand up for good? Will they be brave? A perfect tale which encourages children to be who they are, and know that we will love them no matter what. You can find it on Amazon.
“Moo, Baa, La, La, La!” by Sandra Boynton
With her trademark silliness and seriously cute illustrations, Boynton tells another tale sure to delight both you and your kids at every turn of the page. With mooing cows, lambs that baa and singing pigs, this book is a must for any child’s bookshelf. You can find it on Amazon.