“A father is someone you look up to no matter how tall you grow”
This Father’s day, we have curated the top 5 book that can be enjoyed by fathers and children to make the day extra special and memorable!
Kid’s Story Book #1: Made for Me
Written by Zach Bush, Illustrated by Gregorio De Lauretis
Made for Me is a heartwarming representation of beautiful moments that tie a father and his new child together for eternity. It described the inexplicable emotions that a giant hulk of a man feels as his newborn captures his heart. A great read for 3-5-year-olds, this excruciatingly sweet book will fill every empty space it finds.
Our favourite lines from this touching book are:
"Of all the children that ever could be,
You are the one made just for me."
Kid’s Story Book #2: Guess How Much I Love You
Written by Sam McBratney, Illustrated by Anita Jeram
A classic loved over generations, this storybook doubles up as a great bedtime read. Little Nutbrown Hare shows his daddy how much he loves him: as wide as he can reach and as far as he can hop. But Big Nutbrown Hare, who can reach farther and hop higher, loves him back just as much. Well then, Little Nutbrown Hare loves him right up to the moon, but that's just halfway to Big Nutbrown Hare's love for him. Back it up with some actions and rhythm and watch you little one enjoy this story with you again and again!
Kid’s Story Book #3: Dad By My Side
Written by Soosh
For a daughter, her dad is the first superhero! Dad by my Side depicts the various important roles that a father dons in a child's life, roles that can change with every moment and age. Whether they're playing make-believe, teaching you new things, or warding off monsters under the bed, father are always around when you need them. This beautifully illustrated book transports us to the life of a larger-than-life father and his sweet little girl and reminds us on the unbreakable bond between father and daughter..
Kid’s Story Book #4: I Love Dad with the Very Hungry Caterpillar
Written by Eric Carle
We cannot recommend a better Father’s Day gift to say ‘I love you, Dad’ than this beautiful book! Trademarked with Eric Carle’s signature illustrations and easy to grasp lines, this thoughtful gift is sure to make the dads beam with happiness. Don’t miss kid’s favourite hungry caterpillar making appearances with adorable animal daddy and babies.
Kid’s Story Book #5: If I didn’t have you
Written by Alan Katz, Illustrated by Chris Robertson
This book is filled with absolutely hilarious conversations between a father and son who discuss a great deal of outlandish items they might have if not for the other. This humorous yet heartwarming story depicts the indescribable bond between a father and son in a lighthearted manner. The bright, colourful and detailed illustrations are a bonus. Both fathers and sons are sure to fall in love with the priceless back and forth banter and crazy ideas.
Let us know which one is you favourite. Have more to add to the list? Email your chosen father’s day stories to firstname.lastname@example.org