Best Kids Books About Luck

4 Kids Books About Luck

Updated Jan. 19, 2019
Sam and the Lucky Money book
#1
Sam and the Lucky Money
Written by Karen Chin and illustrated by Ying-hwa Hu, Cornelius Van Wright
picture book
Recommend Ages: 4-7

Sam must decide how to spend the lucky money he's received for Chinese New Year.

Popo's Lucky Chinese New Year book
#2
Popo's Lucky Chinese New Year
Written by Virginia Loh-Hagan and illustrated by Renne Benoit
picture book
Recommend Ages: 6-9

When her Chinese grandmother comes to visit, a young Chinese-American girl learns of and participates in the customs and beliefs celebrating an authentic Chinese New Year.

If Not for the Calico Cat book
#3
If Not for the Calico Cat
Written by Mary Blount Christian and illustrated by Sebastià Serra
picture book
Recommend Ages: 3-8

In Japan, the ship The Jade Lotus takes a calico cat aboard for good luck, but the crew still runs into all kinds of trouble.

Pout-Pout Fish: Lucky Leprechaun book
#4
Pout-Pout Fish: Lucky Leprechaun
Written by Deborah Diesen and illustrated by Dan Hanna
picture book
Recommend Ages: 2-5

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with the Pout-Pout Fish in The Pout-Pout Fish: Lucky Leprechaun! Will Mr. Fish and his friends find their pot of gold? At an affordable price point, and with two pages of stickers, this new format is fun and accessible for Mr. Fish's fans and newcomers alike.

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