Best Baby & Toddler Books About Shoes

3 Baby & Toddler Books About Shoes

Updated Jan. 19, 2019
My New Shoes book
My New Shoes
Written by Leilani Sparrow and illustrated by Dan Taylor
board book
Recommend Ages: 3-6

Get ready to buy some new shoes in this fun follow-up to My First Day, now available as a board book! My feet are growing. What great news! It's time to buy a pair of shoes. In this simple introduction to buying a new pair of shoes, a little bear shops for shoes with his dad. He gets his feet measured and imagines all the different sorts of shoes people buy, such as sneakers, high heels, rain boots, sandals, light-up shoes, even shoes that look like sharks! This follow-up to the well-received My First Day is filled with short, fun, and rhyming text with lots of rhythm and adorable animal characters to share in the experience.

The Right Shoes for Me book
The Right Shoes for Me
Written by Kathy Knight and illustrated by Heather Brown
board book
Recommend Ages: 3-5

Learn to tie, buckle, and zip-up tight as you search for the shoes that will fit you just right! So many shoes, it’s hard to choose! What kind of shoes do you like? Perhaps a pair of snazzy sneakers? Maybe fluffy slippers are your kind of shoe? The Right Shoes For Me explores all kinds of shoes and lets kids practice different ways of fastening them. Highly interactive and tactile, this book is great for kids getting ready to go to kindergarten or preschool.

Baby Shoes (padded board book) book
Baby Shoes (padded board book)
Written by Dashka Slater and illustrated by Hiroe Nakata
board book
Recommend Ages: 0-5

Rediscover acclaimed author Dashka Slater's joyful picture book about a baby on the go--now in a padded book form! Baby loves his brand-new white shoes, taking them all over the neighborhood while his frantic mom chases behind him. But he just can't resist stomping through puddles, squishing fallen plums, and dancing in fresh paint. It isn't long before those white, high-jumping, fast-running shoes are speckled and spotted with every color of the rainbow. Dashka Slater's delightful, rhythmic text and Hiroe Nakata's sweet, jaunty illustrations are the perfect match for this playful tale of fun, sun, and fabulous shoes!

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