Board Books About Big Feelings for Babies & Toddlers

by Elizabeth Harrison

Babies and toddlers are beginning to understand and express their feelings and emotions. They may overreact to seemingly small things and often have trouble communicating their needs.

These titles are useful tools to help toddlers process and cope with their feelings. They encourage using words to describe emotions and offer valuable skills for self-management. By sharing these board books about big feelings with our little ones, we can create a safe and nurturing environment where they can thrive.

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published in 2023 and updated in 2024.