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Picture Books: Bedtime

Guide to children's picture books about the alphabet, colors, holidays, and more!


Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown

Guess How Much I Love You by Sam McBratney

Good Night, Gorilla by Peggy Rathman

The Napping House by Audrey Wood

Recent Releases

Everyone is Yawning by Anita Bijsterbosch

Click, Clack, Peep by Doreen Cronin

Go Sleep in Your Own Bed by Candace Fleming

The Big Bed by Bunmi Laditan

Good Night Owl by Greg Pizzoli

Everybody Sleeps by Josh Schneider

Twenty Yawns by Jane Smiley

Beep! Beep! Go to Sleep! by Todd Tarperly

Hooray for Today by Brian Won

Staff Picks

And More!

Are You Awake? by Sophie Blackall

I Am Not Sleepy and Will Not Go to Bed by Lauren Child

Lights Out by Arthur Geisert

The Mouse Who Ate the Moon by Petr Horacek

Sleep Like a Tiger by Mary Logue

What! Cried Granny by Kate Lum

Hush Little Polar Bear by Jeff Mack

On My Way To Bed by Sarah Maizes

A Book of Sleep by Il Sung Na

Chicken Bedtime Is Really Early by Erica S. Perl

Once Upon a Northern Night by Jean Pendziwol

Little Hoot by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

The Bunnies are Not in Their Beds by Marisabina Russo

Chengdu Could Not, Would Not, Fall Asleep by Barney Saltzberg

Russell the Sheep by Rob Scotton

The Sleepy Little Alphabet by Judy Sierra

The House in the Night by Susan Marie Swanson

Scaredy Squirrel at Night by Melanie Watt

Sleepyhead by Karma Wilson

The Big Book of Slumber by Giovanna Zoboli

Librarian's Pick