Best Baby & Toddler Books About Twins

The 3 Best Books For and About Twins

Updated Feb. 19, 2019

Whether you're a twin yourself, have always wanted a twin, or just like to read about twins, we've rounded up the very best books with about twins! Their stories will share with you the best parts about being a twin, some of the harder situations they get put in, and the many adventures they have together.

Bathtime for Twins book
#1
Bathtime for Twins
Written by Ellen Weiss and illustrated by Sam Williams
board book
Recommend Ages: 1-3
Thoughts from B is for Bookworm

I absolutely love the illustrations in this book--they remind me of one of my favorite books from my childhood. I think this board book has a great amount of text in it, and I like that it has a storyline. It's especially fun to have it talk about the many fun things that come with twins, and it's a great bath-time or getting-ready-for-bed book.

Bathtime fun, times two! An adorable duo heads for the tub in this board book companion to Playtime for Twins. Splashy, sploshy, splish. We are little fish! A delightful set of twins show what a blast bathtime can be in this playful board book. Expect grins and giggles from little ones as these funny siblings splash, have tea, play peek-a-boo, and more, until it’s time to say “good night.” Bubbly, rhyming text from Ellen Weiss and soft, charming illustrations by Sam Williams bring this playful story to life.

Two Is for Twins book
#2
Two Is for Twins
Written by Wendy Cheyette Lewison and illustrated by Hiroe Nakata
board book
Recommend Ages: 0-3

What makes two? All sorts of things. A bicycle’s wheels. A bluebird’s wings. And twins, as you can plainly see, Are just as two as two can be. This brightly illustrated board book is a buoyant, bouncy ode to the joys of twindom. Perfect for children who are twins, and just as perfect for children who aren’t!

Playtime for Twins book
#3
Playtime for Twins
Written by Ellen Weiss and illustrated by Sam Williams
board book
Recommend Ages: 1-3

A charming set of twins make the most of their imaginations in this board book companion to Bathtime for Twins. Hooray! We love to play! What will we do today? The twins are ready for some fun! Laugh along as these cheerful siblings make some noise, read about rocket ships, seesaw, and more before they wave good-bye to the sun as it sets and head for home. Pitch-perfect rhyming text from author Ellen Weiss and soft, engaging images from bestselling illustrator Sam Williams showcase the twins’ appealing personalities and capture all the joy of playtime!

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