18 Amazing Picture Books You Won’t Mind Reading Over and Over Again

by Devon A. Corneal

Photography by Seana Williamson

A while back, I wrote a piece about how reading the same story over and over again is great for your kids. What is great for kids, however, can drive parents absolutely bonkers. Hearing the same story every single night for a month can make even the most bookish parent want to give up reading forever. One way to stave off boredom and make sure you still enjoy sharing stories with your kids? Having a host of board and picture books at your fingertips. We’ve collected some tried-and-true, parent-loved read-aloud favorites for you, so all you have to do is sit back and start reading!

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published in 2018 and updated in 2021.