I have this thing about sentimental books, especially about being a mom or a dad. You know, the books that make you cry when you read them because they are so sweet and touch on the special bond between children and their mothers or fathers. That being said, I’ve rounded up 14 of the best Father’s Day Books to Read with Your Child on Father’s Day!

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The Best Father’s Day Books to Read with Your Child

Look no further – this is the ultimate list of Father’s Day Books! They would also make great Father’s Day gifts or baby shower gifts for the dad-to-be. Check them out at your library or click the links to see them on Amazon (they are my affiliate links, by the way, thanks!).

1. The Night Before Father’s Day by Natasha Wing

2. The Berenstain Bears: We Love Our Dad by Jan Berenstain

3. I Love My Daddy Board Book by Sebastien Braun

4. Biscuit Loves Father’s Day by Alyssa Satin Capucilli

5. My Dad Loves Me! by Marianne Richmond

6. The Day I Swapped My Dad for Two Goldfish by Neil Gaiman

7. Daddies by Janet Frank

8. Little Critter: Just Helping My Dad by Mercer Mayer

9. Best Dad in the Sea by RH Disney

10. My Super Dad by Michael Gordon

11. Daddy is My Hero by Tabitha Sims

12. Dad School by Rebecca Van Slyke

13. My Dad by Dee Smith


14. Daddy’s Little Girl by Allene Van Dirschot


If these 14 Father’s Day books (for dads to read to their children) don’t make a Father glad to fulfill his role, I don’t know what will! I bet they will even make a father choke back the tears too. Enjoy!


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