Best Children’s Christian Holiday Fiction Books
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1. Hippity, Hoppity, Little Bunny (Finger Puppet Board Book for Easter Basket Stuffer Ages 0-4) (Finger Puppet Book)
Author: by Cottage Door Press
Published at: Cottage Door Press; Illustrated edition (November 27, 2018)
Look no further than Hippity, Hoppity, Little Bunny for adorable nursery rhyme books. Follow the little bunny rabbit and its adorable bird friends in this finger puppet book as they hunt for Easter eggs. Wiggle the puppet to make the bunny in the story come alive!
Boys and girls will love this board book surprise this holiday! Collect the entire series in the Finger Puppet Collection from Cottage Door Press! Play hide and seek in a fun egg hunt to entertain your boy or girl Vibrant spring illustrations keep babies and toddlers entertained The adorable built-in bunny finger puppet encourages interactive play and helps develop fine motor skills This rhyming story introduces language patterns and promotes language development for your baby or toddler A great gift to add to your kids’ Easter basket stuffers!
2. The Berenstain Bears and the Easter Story: Stickers Included! (Berenstain Bears/Living Lights: A Faith Story)
Author: by Mike Berenstain
4 – 7 years
Young readers will understand the real meaning behind Easter in this addition to the Living Lights series of Berenstain Bears books. Children will discover that Easter is more than candy and egg hunts as they read about the Bear cubs at Sunday school learning about Jesus’ resurrection and salvation.
The Berenstain Bears and the Easter Storypart of the popular Zonderkidz Living Lights series of booksis perfect for:Early readers ages 4-8children will enjoy the sheet of colorful stickers includedReading out loud at home or in church small groupsSparking age appropriate conversations about salvationThe Berenstain Bears and the Easter Story:Features the hand-drawn artwork of the Berenstain familyContinues in the much-loved footsteps of Stan and Jan Berenstain as part of the Berenstain Bears series of booksIs part of one of the bestselling children’s book series ever created, with more than 250 books published and nearly 300 million copies sold to date
3. The Thief Who Stole Heaven
Author: by Raymond Arroyo
Published at: Sophia Institute Press; Illustrated edition (March 9, 2021)
Just in time for the Lent/Easter season, comes The Thief Who Stole Heaven, the follow up story to New York Times, USA Today and Amazon Bestseller: The Spider Who Saved Christmas. Once again, bestselling author and broadcaster, Raymond Arroyo provides readers with a cinematic, adventurous holiday story based on ancient legends filled with deeper themes.
The Thief Who Stole Heaven introduces audiences to the largely hidden character of The Good Thief. Bridging the gap between Christmas and Easter, this unique story brings to life a compelling redemption story that is destined to be treasured and revisited year after year.
4. My First Easter
Author: by Tomie dePaola
Published at: Grosset & Dunlap (January 24, 2008)
Celebrate the holiday with this charming book from the legendary Tomie dePaola. This board book is the perfect size for little hands, and makes a great addition to any Easter basket. The importance of family and sharing are beautifully shown in this board book all about Easter celebrations.
Tomie dePaola’s bright illustrations and easy-to-follow text explain the traditions associated with this special holiday.
5. The Berenstain Bears' Easter Sunday (Berenstain Bears/Living Lights: A Faith Story)
Author: by Mike Berenstain
Zonderkidz (January 5, 2016)
4 – 8 years
Young readers will understand the true meaning behind the celebration of Easter in this addition to the Living Lights series of Berenstain Bears books. Join Mama, Papa, Brother, Sister, and Honey as they go to church services, have an Easter treasure hunt, and learn about Easter.
The Berenstain Bears’ Easter Sundaypart of the popular Zonderkidz Living Lights series of booksis perfect for:Early readers ages 4-8Reading out loud at home or in church small groupsSparking age appropriate conversations about the true meaning behind the celebration of EasterThe Berenstain Bears and the Easter Story:Features the hand-drawn artwork of the Berenstain familyContinues in the much-loved footsteps of Stan and Jan Berenstain as part of the Berenstain Bears series of booksIs part of one of the bestselling children’s book series ever created, with more than 250 books published and nearly 300 million copies sold to date
6. 'Twas the Morning of Easter
Author: by Glenys Nellist
4 – 8 years
A follow-up to the popular ‘Twas the Evening of Christmas from beloved author Glenys Nellist. ‘Twas the Morning of Easter tells the story of the resurrection of Jesus in a fresh way, with a familiar rhythm and rhyme that children will love, following the pattern of Clement Moore’s iconic “‘Twas the Night Before Christmas.”Glenys Nellist, beloved author of the bestselling ‘Twas the Evening of Christmas, reveals the joy and beauty of the resurrection of Jesus in a fresh, inspiring way in ‘Twas the Morning of Easter.
Using the classic cadence of Clement Moore’s iconic poem, “‘Twas the Night Before Christmas,” this gorgeous picture book shares the true story of Easter with little ones with read-aloud rhymes and engaging illustrations by Elena Selivanova. With an eye-catching cover decorated in shining foil and embossing, this book is perfect for any Easter basket and sure to be a treasured Easter tradition for years to come.’Twas the Morning of Easter excerpt:’Twas the morning of Easter, before the sun rose, Two guards on a hillside were trying to doze.
7. The Easter Egg
Author: by Jan Brett
Published at: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers; Illustrated edition (February 9, 2010)
Jan Brett’s lovable bunny hero, Hoppi, and her remarkable Easter Rabbit will enchant readers as they pore over illustrations filled with dazzling eggs made by Flora Bunny, Aunt Sassyfrass and others. If Hoppi can make the best Easter egg, he will get to help the Easter Rabbit with his deliveries on Easter morning.
But it is not so easy. Discouraged, he goes into the woods to think when a blue robin’s egg tumbles out of its nest. Hoppi keeps it safe and warm until the baby bird hatches, and when the Easter Rabbit arrives, he declares the empty blue eggshell the very best one to reward Hoppi for his kindness.
Spring is everywhere in gorgeous illustrations framed with pussy willows, flowering vines and flowers. Side borders feature busy rabbits making their unusual eggs and, in a border above, the Robin’s family drama unfolds. A gatefold surprise reveals the Easter Rabbit.
8. Sunny The Farting Bunny: A Funny Rhyming Story For Kids, Fun Read Aloud Tale of Farts, Fun and Friendship for Children
Author: by Zia Molina
Published at: Independently published (February 9, 2021)
Kids will love this silly, fun rhyming story about a bunny who just can’t stop tooting! OH NO, Sunny the Bunny just can’t stop tooting! With the help of her best friend, she tries all different remedies to cure her of all that farting.
Kids will love finding out how Sunny finally solves her problem along with the importance of good friends. Hilarious read aloud story will delight toddlers, preschoolers, kindergarteners, or children to read by themselves. Parents and kids will laugh and smile as they read about the farting bunny’s tooting fun adventure!
Perfect for: For kids who love animal fart books. Kids who think farts are funnyeveryone who loves a silly storya funny Spring book for toddlersa funny book for kids ages 2-4, 4-8as a silly birthday presentan Easter basketOrder today and the funny toots will be heading your way!
9. An Easter Egg Hunt for Jesus (Forest of Faith Books)
Author: by Susan Jones
Published at: Good Books; Good Books Kids edition (February 5, 2019)
The perfect book for young boys and girls to celebreate the Easter holiday, learning the meaning of Easter and the love of Jesus through a story of lovable forest animalsA quiet forest wakes up from its winter sleep. Buds blossom and trees stretch their branchesspring is here!
All the animals are excited for the season of rebirth, because it means Easter is soon to come! Little Bunny and his friends get ready for the special and important day with an Easter egg hunt. But when Little Bunny makes a mistake that makes him think he’s ruined all the fun, his friends and family come together to help him understand the meaning of Eastera celebration of Jesus’s resurrection and the new life He offers us.
An Easter Egg Hunt for Jesus features the same adorable forest creatures met in the heartwarming Christmas storybooks, A Birthday Party for Jesus and Everyone Is Invited to Christmas. Beautifully illustrated by Lee Holland, this picture book will offer young children a fun, relatable story of a little rabbit who makes a mistake and learns how disappointment can transform into hope.
10. The Story of Saint Patrick's Day
Author: by Patricia A. Pingry
WorthyKids; Brdbk edition (January 1, 2013)
In about 200 words, this little book presents the story of Saint Patrick’s Day in a way that is simple enough for a toddler to understand. Vibrant illustrations are paired with the text and help create the connection between the story of the life of Saint Patrick and the way the holiday is celebrated today.
Parents can use this book to introduce little ones to the meaning behind Saint Patrick’s Day.Ages 2-5.
11. Good News! It's Easter! (Our Daily Bread for Kids Presents)
Author: by Glenys Nellist
Published at: Our Daily Bread Publishing; Illustrated edition (March 6, 2019)
There’s new life to be found! The Easter season is an exciting time of growth and reflection as both nature and our human hearts anticipate the hope of new beginnings. Through playful illustrations in nature, best-selling and award-winning author Glenys Nellist introduces children to the gift of salvation.
The whimsical rhyming stories ultimately lead to the rebirth of Christ who steps free from the cave to live and love and save! This charming board book is a delightful way to share the wonder of Easter and teach children of Jesus’s great love.
12. Benjamin's Box: The Story of the Resurrection Eggs
Author: by Melody Carlson
4 – 7 years
Are you looking for the perfect Easter picture book and a way to engage your children with the biblical story of Holy Week in a way they’ll remember? Learn about Jesus along with Benjamin as he follows Jesus through Jerusalem to find out who this man really is.
When Jesus comes to Jerusalem, Benjamin first thinks he is a teacher, then a king. But as he follows Jesus throughout the week, filling his wooden box with special treasures along the way, he finally learns the REAL good newsJesus is all about love.
Benjamin’s Box: The Story of the Resurrection Eggs is:For ages 48Beautifully illustrated, making this a book something to treasurePerfect for small group or individual reading experiencesIdeal to use alongside Family Life’s Resurrection Eggs or alone as a meaningful look at Jesus’ ministry and sacrificeBenjamin’s Box: The Story of the Resurrection Eggs brings the story of Jesus’ time in Jerusalem, his death, and resurrection to life for readers young and old.
13. The Spider Who Saved Christmas
Author: by Raymond Arroyo
Published at: Sophia Institute Press; Illustrated edition (October 15, 2020)
Radiating the wondrous spirit of the season, The Spider Who Saved Christmas rekindles an ancient legend, casting new light on the story we thought we knew. Created by New York Times Bestselling Author Raymond Arroyo (with illustrations by Randy Gallegos), The Spider Who Saved Christmas spins the enchanting faith-filled tale of Nephila, a cave-dwelling spider who plays a pivotal role central to the Christmas story.
This instant classic reveals the origin of Christmas tinsel and reminds us that hope can always be found even in dark places where we least expect it.
14. The First Easter (Easter Board Books)
Author: by Jesslyn DeBoer
Baby – 4 years
This egg-shaped board book is a great addition to any Easter basket, telling the story of Jesus’s resurrection through the eyes of a little lamb in a way even the youngest child can understand. The First Easter:is the ideal size for gift-giving and Easter basketshelps little ones understand what happened at the empty tombeasily fits into a travel bag for reading on the gogently instills the reason for EasterWith simple text and sweet illustrations, this board book is the perfect size for little handsand a wonderful Easter gift.
Toddlers and preschoolers will delight in the biblical story of Easter, told in engaging and age-appropriate language.
15. One LIttle Bunny: A Counting Playbook – Children’s Board Book Gifts for Easter Baskets and Springtime Fun, Ages 1-5
Author: by Seb Braun
Published at: Cottage Door Press; Illustrated edition (January 15, 2019)
Come and play with one little bunny and lots of animal friends in the warm sun! Spot and count the adorable fluffy chicks, playful lambs, muddy piglets, and baby deer as they have some springtime fun. Flip through this sweet counting book for beautiful illustrations by acclaimed artist Sebastein Braun and enjoy cut-through pages for your little boy or girl to play and explore.
Looking for good Easter books or Easter gifts for kids? Add to your family’s library with more board books from Cottage Door Press! Boys and girls can join the spring fun and follow this sweet and small bunny on his hippity, hoppity journey Perfect first counting activity book for your little toddler and preschoolers promotes early counting skills while simple language helps develop early literacy skills Cutouts allow your baby to poke through with their finger to explore tactile fun and practice turning board book pages Festive spring illustrations with bright coloring keep babies and toddlers entertained A great gift to add to your kids’ Easter basket stuffers or Easter board book collection
16. An Easter Prayer Touch and Feel
Author: by Amy Parker
Published at: Thomas Nelson; Illustrated edition (February 5, 2019)
Stuff every Easter basket with hoppy smiles! This sweet board book from bestselling author Amy Parker thanks God for the new life of spring and features touch-and-feel elements throughout. As they listen to An Easter Prayer Touch and Feel, your preschoolers willfollow an adorable bunny rabbit discovering all the surprises that spring bringslearn that all blessings come from Godpet the bunny’s fur, stroke a flower’s petal, and enjoy other sensory spotsCelebrate the colorful renewal of spring with your kids as your family practices gratitude for God’s love, which is new every day.
This small book will fit perfectly in any Easter basket, as well as your toddler’s hands.