Top 10 Best Funny Books for 3-year-olds

Little readers will be laughing their socks off at these vibrant, side-splitting stories! Featuring a host of quirky characters and lots of silly storylines, these funny books for 3-year-olds are both heart-warming and hilarious.

1. Mog the Forgetful Cat

  • £4.49

Judith Kerr

Judith Kerr's Mog the cat stories have enchanted children for generations - and had them bursting with giggles! Cuddly cat Mog always seems to be in trouble because of her forgetfulness. She forgets that she has a cat flap and that she's already eaten supper. But one night, her forgetfulness proves very useful... This loveable tale will delight little ones.

2. Flip Flap Jungle

  • £4.99

Axel Scheffler

Children can concoct all kinds of crazy creatures in this funny flip-flap book! Featuring uproarious rhymes and flaps on each page so kids can mix and match different animal tops and bottoms, the interactive nature of this bright, bold book will have children hooked. Create a touger (a toucan tiger), a goeleon (a gorilla chameleon) and lots more!

3. Hugh Shampoo

  • £3.99

Karen George

Young Hugh just will not wash his hair. He won't go near scissors, brushes or shower attachments and just hates having his hair washed or tampered with. But both of his parents are hairdressers, and when they decide to enter the 'Scissor Showdown' contest, Hugh's messy head of hair is under threat... This fantastically funny picture book follows a protagonist in a rather hairy situation!

4. Room on the Broom

  • £5.59

Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler

With charming illustrations and dynamic rhyming text, this rib-tickling tale will captivate little readers. It stars a witch with a brilliant broomstick, but when she loses her hat, her bow and her wand in a sudden flurry of wind, three small animals are happy to help - and they all want a ride on her broomstick in return! Will there be room? And what will happen when they stumble across a dragon?! This delightful tale is perfect for bedtime.

5. The Day the Crayons Quit

  • £4.99

Drew Daywalt & Oliver Jeffers

When Duncan wants to start drawing and opens his box of crayons, he's got a surprise in store. Beige is fed up of being second choice to Brown, Blue is tired of all that sea and sky, Pink is waiting for the chance to shine and Yellow and Orange are barely speaking... If Duncan ever wants to draw again, he must save the day and reunite the crayons! With bright illustrations and a quirky storyline, discover the secret life of crayons in this unique, imaginative book.

6. A Little Princess Story: I Want My Potty!

  • £3.99

Tony Ross

The Little Princess is fiercely independent and more than slightly stroppy - and she's determined to leave nappies behind! With wonderful illustrations and a simple, funny story, Tony Ross captures all the fun and frustration of being a toddler in this brilliant book.

7. Penguin on Holiday

  • £6.89

Salina Yoon

When Penguin leaves the snow and ice of his home behind and jets off for a tropical beach getaway, he discovers lots of things he hadn't anticipated. You can't ski on sand, or sledge on sand, and don't even think about skating on sand! Just when he's about to give up and go home, he meets someone special who reminds him that when you're on holiday, it's not where you are but who you're with that matters. This heart-warming and hilarious story is sure to delight little readers.

8. The Rhyming Rabbit

  • £3.99

Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler

A little rabbit is so busy making up poems, he fails to eat his tea, misses the warning call for a fox, and makes himself extremely unpopular with his family when he keeps them awake reciting poetry! Filled with fun, humour and exuberant rhymes that are great to read out loud, this brilliant book contains glitter on each page and features hugely appealing illustrations.

9. The Bear Who Went Boo!

  • £5.99

David Walliams

This gorgeous picture book from much-loved author David Walliams and sensational illustrator Tony Ross features a hilariously mischievous polar bear cub! He loves to go BOO! at the top of his voice, but doesn't always know when to stop - and it can get him into all sorts of trouble...

10. Aliens Love Underpants!

  • £3.99

Claire Freedman

With lively illustrations and fun text, this rhythmic rhyme is guaranteed to delight little booklovers! What could be better than a bright, bubbly book about aliens... in pants?! This hilarious title is sure to inspire a love of books in young readers.