Our Best Easter Books for Children

Easter is coming up and since we have so many fantastic spring reads and activity sets in our range right now we thought we'd share some of our favourites with you. As Easter is a time where the family all come together and the kids get a break from school, we have some brilliant Easter books you can read your children which either feature fun spring characters or teach your kids about the religious significance of Easter.

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1. Little Chick and Little Bunny Set

This 2 board book collection features Little Bunny's Happy Day and Little Chick's Big Surprise. As these 2 Easter animals go on adventures of discovery so your toddlers can make their own discoveries about the lives of chicks and bunnies. These cute and fun reads can't be missed this spring.

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2. Children's Bible

Heather Amery

This colourful book introduces kids aged 5 + to Bible stories with easy-to-follow retellings and exciting illustrations. Including stories from both the Old and New Testaments, reading this Bible with your kids this Easter is a great way to start a discussion about religion with your little bookworms.

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3. Easter Sticker Activity Collection - 4 Books

Keep your children entertained all through the Easter holidays with this collection of 4 activity books. The books are all themed around different animals associated with Easter with titles including Little Chick's Sticker Activity Book and Baby Animals Sticker Activity Book. The activities involve colouring, sticking, games and more, plus the books come with press-out pages so your kids can design their own bookmarks and door hangers. Make sure you grab your kids this boredo- busting collection now.

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4. Mr Bunny's Chocolate Factory

Elys Dolan

This bright and colourful picture book tells the story of the Easter Bunny as you've never seen him before. Mr Bunny hasn't been treating the chickens that work in his chocolate egg factory with much respect and now they've had enough! The chickens are going on strike! So, can Mr Bunny see the error of his ways and right his wrongs in time for Easter? Find out in Elys Dolan's hilarious Easter-themed tale.

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5. My First Bible: Lamb

If you want to introduce your little one to the Easter story then this first Bible is the perfect place to start. Plus, the book includes some of the most famous Bible stories such as Noah's Ark and Joseph's Dreamcoat as well. This adorable plush book is soft for babies' fingers to touch and the lamb design makes it the perfect pram accessory this Easter.

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6. The Odd Egg

Emily Gravett

In this classic picture book Duck sees all the other birds with their eggs and wishes he had one too until one day he comes across a very big and very odd egg. He decides to care for his egg even as all the other birds laugh at him. But, as the other eggs start to hatch what animal will be bursting out of Duck's egg? This lovely book is a great Easter read for you to read with your kids during the holidays.

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7. Spot's First Easter

Eric Hill

Easter can also be a great time to revisit some classic characters kids have loved for years. See Spot the dog discover what Easter is all about and go on his very own Easter egg hunt in this fun lift-the-flap book for toddlers.

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All of these Easter reads will bring a lot of fun to your children's Easter holidays and make great alternatives to chocolate if you want to start a new Easter tradition. To find more egg-citing Easter books take a look through our website.

  • Easter Sticker Activity Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781786921376
    EASA 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
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    From little chicks to fluffy bunnies and baby animals to incredible eggs, this four-book collection is full of cracking Easter activities.

    From colouring, doodling and sticking to activities and games, there are so many egg-cellent things to do in these sweet activity books.

    There are card press-out pages that provide enjoyment beyond the book and these are perfect for doodling, decorating and displaying. They can be pressed out to make bookmarks, door hangers and even characters.

    These Easter books provide children with plenty of fun in the build-up to Easter and are far better value (not to mention healthier) than a chocolate egg.
  • MRCF 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
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    Go behind the scenes of Mr Bunny's chocolate factory. This quirky book is packed with fun, imaginative and sweet things to admire (and eat!).

    Mr. Bunny does not treat his chicken workers very well and they decide it's time they fought back. They want better conditions, more holiday and better chicken rights ('Power to the Poultry'). When they go on strike, he realises he should be treating them right...

    This vibrant picture book from Roald Dahl Funny Prize-shortlisted author Elys Dolan is packed with amazing and hilarious artwork that children will spend hours poreing over as they look forward to Easter.
  • MFBL Babies
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    This plush, lamb-shaped board book provides a wonderful introduction to Bible stories including Noah, Joseph and Easter.

    Great for sharing, children will love playing with the plush as they learn the stories. This unique novelty format makes the book very appealing and is perfect as children take their first steps into the world of God.
  • ODO2 Toddlers
    • £3.99
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    An award-winning illustrator and author, Emily Gravett's heart-warming and witty story The Odd Egg is eggs-traordinarily good!

    Babies and toddlers will love the gentle humour as Duck finds an egg and starts to look after it. It's the most beautiful egg in the world, but the other birds all think it's an odd one.

    They're in for a big surprise when it hatches! Toddlers will adore this book.
  • Little Chick and Little Bunny Set - 2 Books - Collection - 9781912013500
    CHBU Toddlers
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    Little Bunny's Happy Day and Little Chick's Big Surprise are two cute board books about adorable animal characters and their discoveries on beautiful spring days.

    Both books have stunning artwork, glittered jackets and easy-to-follow text, making them perfect for sharing as the nights get lighter. They also provide a fun introduction to some of the things rabbits and chicks see and enjoy in their day-to-day lives.

    Format: board book
  • CBIB
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    The best-known and best-loved stories from the Old and New Testaments have been chosen for this retelling of the Bible for young children. Staying close to the traditional text, the stories are presented in such a way that young listeners and readers will find them easy to understand and enjoy. The straightfoward text and colourful illustrations introduce children to the mysteries and wonder of the Bible. This is a colourful and approachable introduction to the key stories of the Bible which children and adults will enjoy reading.

    This children's book has been hand-picked for you by Red House.
  • ADCEY 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £5.89
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    Spot goes on an exciting Easter hunt in this seasonal lift-the-flap tale by Eric Hill. The classic Spot story re-originated with special cover finishes and rescanned artwork.