Top 10 Hard Work Books

    To the Sea
    6.4
    01
    To the Sea
    Written and illustrated by Cale Atkinson
    McToad Mows Tiny Island
    6.2
    02
    McToad Mows Tiny Island
    Written by Tom Angleberger & illustrated by John Hendrix
    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
    5.9
    03
    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
    Written by Roald Dahl & illustrated by Quentin Blake
    How to Catch a Star
    5.6
    04
    How to Catch a Star
    Written and illustrated by Oliver Jeffers
    What Do You Do with an Idea?
    5.6
    05
    What Do You Do with an Idea?
    Written by Kobi Yamada & illustrated by Mae Besom
    Ricky, the Rock That Couldn't Roll
    5.5
    06
    Ricky, the Rock That Couldn't Roll
    Written by Jay Miletsky & illustrated by Erin Wozniak
    Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel
    5.4
    07
    Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel
    Written and illustrated by Virginia Lee Burton
    Sam & Dave Dig a Hole
    5.3
    08
    Sam & Dave Dig a Hole
    Written by Mac Barnett & illustrated by Jon Klassen
    Ike's Incredible Ink
    5.3
    09
    Ike's Incredible Ink
    Written and illustrated by Brianne Farley
    Earn It!
    5.3
    10
    Earn It!
    Written and illustrated by Cinders McLeod

Teaching our children the value of hard work is one of the best lessons we can help them experience. Many children's books address the topic directly or indirectly, showing children the satisfaction a character experiences from working hard to achieve a goal or overcome a challenge. This list shares some of our favorite stories sharing a message about hard work.

  • Hard Work

  • Share
5.0
The Carrot Seed
4.5
Mighty Tug
4.3
Tony's Hard Work Day
I Can Do Hard Things
Anything is Possible
I'm Done!
Tinyville Town Gets to Work!
Pocket Full of Colors: The Magical World of Mary Blair, Disney Artist Extraordinaire
7.0
The Old Truck
5.8
farm life and ranch lifetruckshard work
Grace Goes to Washington
5.5
Chicks Rule
5.3
Alphabet Trucks
5.0
By My Brother's Side
5.0
Firebird
5.0
Roadwork
5.0
Maisy's Morning on the Farm
5.0
Zelda's Big Adventure
4.9
Feast of Peas
4.9
Hey, Coach!
4.8
Salt in His Shoes
4.8
Holes
4.5
Froggy Rides a Bike
4.0
The Stupendously Spectacular Spelling Bee
Matthew's Dream
The Haymeadow
The Rhino in Right Field
Manjhi Moves a Mountain
6.0
Blueberries for Sal
5.7
Mrs. Gorski I Think I Have the Wiggle Fidgets
5.5
Lumber Jills
5.5
Hosea Plays On
5.4
How to Train with a T. Rex and Win 8 Gold Medals
5.3
The Night the Stars Went Out
5.0
A Dance Like Starlight
5.0
Bizzy Bear: Fun on the Farm
5.0
Construction
5.0
Brick by Brick
4.9
A Day's Work
4.8