Baby-2 yrs Top 5 bedtime stories for babies.

Published on January 22nd, 2014 | by Bright Kids Books


Top 5 Bedtime Stories for Babies

A happily sleeping baby is one of the great joys of parenthood! These bedtime stories for babies will help put your little one into the right frame of mind to gently drift off. Best of all, you’ll also look forward to your bedtime ritual just that little bit more… knowing you’ll be reading these creative and thoughtful bedtime stories for babies.

Enjoy our Top 5 bedtime stories for babies.


The Going to Bed Book
by Sandra Boynton

Getting ready for sleep is tons of fun in this Sandra Boynton classic, perfect to wind down the day. A joyful, silly group of animals, illustrated in Boynton’s distinctive, exuberant style, scrub scrub scrub in the tub, brush and brush and brush their teeth, and finally rock and rock and rock to sleep. You’ll find yourself reading this one over and over and over again – so luckily it’s just as appealing for parents & carers as it is for young minds. One of our favorite bedtime stories for babies.


A Book of Sleep
by Il Sung Na

This is one of those amazing kids books that delights your eye from the very first page and holds your attention to the very end. Il Sung Na makes his English language debut with this gorgeous bedtime offering. With a spare, soothing text and beautifully rich and textured illustrations of a starry night, this is one of the perfect bedtime stories for babies – a true “book of sleep”.


Goodnight Moon
By Margaret Wise Brown

In a great green room, tucked away in bed, is a little bunny. “Goodnight room, goodnight moon.”

In this classic of modern children’s literature, beloved by generations of readers and listeners, the quiet poetry of the words and the gentle, lulling illustrations combine to make a perfect book for the end of the day. Goodnight Moon has literally helped send millions of little one’s to sleep – and is one of the most popular bedtime stories for babies ever written.


Kiss Good Night
By Amy Hest

With stunning illustrations, the simple rythym of this bedtime story appeals to both the reader and child. Mrs Bear and Sam provide a cadence to your bedtime ritual that will soon have sleep-fighting tots relinquishing their day to the night. Definitely worthy of any Top 5 bedtime stories for babies.


Time for Bed
by Mem Fox

You absolutely cannot go wrong with a Mem Fox book. In Time for Bed, Fox teams with illustrator Jane Dyer to create a charming, beautiful bedtime book that will soothe and calm even the wildest beast, or child. Gentle, rhythmic text and dreamy watercolors lead to yawns, sleepy eyes, and dozing babies. One of the very best bedtime stories for babies.


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