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Top 7 Best Historical Books for 3-year-olds

Little ones will love delving into the past with these exciting historical books for 3-year-olds. Featuring roaring dinosaurs, classic tales that have enchanted children for generations, and historical facts that will fascinate kids, these brilliant titles are sure to inspire a love of historical books in young readers.

1. Dinosaur Roar!

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Paul & Henrietta Stickland

Endorsed by the Natural History Museum, this bestselling picture book features vibrant illustrations, dynamic rhyming text and a colourful cast of dinosaurs! It's perfect for reading aloud, and children will love the eye-catching pictures. The book even includes a brilliant pull-out poster. It's roar-some!

2. The World of Peter Rabbit

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Beatrix Potter

This enchanting series of books features an assortment of adorable animals and the exciting adventures they share. First published in 1902, these tales have delighted young readers for generations, introducing youngsters to unforgettable characters like Peter Rabbit, Jemima Puddle Duck and Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle, all illustrated in a gentle and delicate style.

3. Classic Tales Picture Books

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Parents and children alike can enjoy these wonderful classic stories and fairy tales which have entertained children for centuries, now retold in an accessible way with fresh, fun artwork. Fall down the rabbit-hole in Alice in Wonderland; travel along the Yellow Brick Road in The Wizard of Oz; be mesmerised by the music of The Pied Piper of Hamelin, and discover many more thrilling tales.

4. The Wind in the Willows

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Kenneth Grahame

Published in 1908, this unforgettable tale stars Mole, who pokes his nose out of his burrow and discovers that the world is a very exciting place. He comes to meet brave Ratty, kind old Badger and the pesky Mr. Toad, and they all set off on a thrilling adventure together. Charming and engaging, little ones will adore this delightful story.

5. My Very First Castles Book

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Abigail Wheatley

Little ones can discover just what it's like to be the king or queen of a magnificent castle in this fun and exhilarating book! Find out lots about kings, queens, knights, banquets and jousting, all of which helps to build on children's vocabulary in a fantastically fun way.

6. Peep Inside: Beauty and the Beast

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This absolutely stunning and spellbinding book features die-cut artwork, laser-cut holes, flaps, cutaways and lots of sumptuous illustrations. When Belle's father stumbles upon the Beast's castle, he is taken prisoner, and Belle must rush to the rescue. She agrees to take her father's place, but once she gets to know the Beast, she sees beyond his rough, tough exterior, and helps him unearth his human side once more. This tale is sure to enchant little ones.

7. Roar! Roar! Baby Dinosaur

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This colourful book is not only wonderfully vibrant and full of appealing illustrations... it also has flaps and makes lots of beastly sounds! This is the perfect book to bring prehistoric fun to all kids who love dinosaurs and develop children's vocabulary.