8 Of Our Favorite Valentine's Day Books for All Ages

by: Angela Tague
Show your kiddos extra affection by playing cupid this Valentine's Day. Fill their hearts with a love for reading by surprising them with one of these adorable Valentine's Day books.
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Happy Valentine's Day, Mouse!
By Laura Numeroff
Follow along with beloved Mouse from If You Give a Mouse a Cookie as he creates valentines for his friends at school. Children will learn how to give compliments and be kind to classmates with this positive story!

Price: $5.69 (hardcover)

Age Range: 4-8 years

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Love from The Very Hungry Caterpillar
By Eric Carle
This love-letter inspired book is the perfect way to express your feelings to your child. Children will love the vibrant images and return of their favorite storybook caterpillar in this Valentine's-focused story.
Price: $6.71 (hardcover)
Age Range: 3-5 years

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Pete the Cat: Valentine's Day Is Cool
By Kimberly and James Dean
Pete's getting ready to celebrate Valentine's Day with all of his feline friends. Kids can help Pete prepare his valentine greetings and make some of their own with the poster, punch-out valentine cards, and stickers included with this book!
Price: $6.39 (hardcover)
Age Range: 4-8 years

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Junie B Jones and the Mushy Gushy Valentine book cover
Junie B. Jones and the Mushy Gushy Valentine
By Barbara Park
Kindergartner Junie gets a big surprise on Valentine's Day -- a card from a secret admirer! In this beginner's chapter book, young readers get to help Junie solve a Valentine's Day mystery and learn who thinks she's pretty darn special!

Price: $2.97 (paperback)

Age Range: 6-9 years

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Roses Are Pink, Your Feet Really Stink
By Diane deGroat
Gilbert is preparing valentines for his classmates, but he's being naughty and writing mean rhymes. He quickly learns that hurt feelings aren't fun and how to create happy messages on his cards in this inspiring 32-page book.
Price: $6.99 (paperback)
Age Range: 4-8 years

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The Biggest Valentine Ever
By Steven Kroll
Clayton and Desmond are creating the most beautiful valentine ever for their beloved teacher. The kids each try to make the card perfect and end up tearing it in half! Read how they finally learn to work together to achieve a common goal.
Price: $3.70 (paperback)
Age Range: 3-5 years

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The Day It Rained Hearts book cover
The Day It Rained Hearts
By Felicia Bond
One magical day, it rained hearts. Cornelia caught as many as she could and turned them into valentines for her favorite animal friends in this creative, thoughtful tale of showing affection for others.
Price: $6.99 (paperback)
Age Range: 4-8 years

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Happy Valentine's Day, Charlie Brown!
By Charles M. Schulz
Comic strip hero Charlie Brown and his best pal Snoopy celebrate Valentine's Day by working up the courage to give the Little Red-Haired Girl a valentine. The Peanuts gang helps kids explore how to express feelings on this loving holiday!
Price: $2.81 (paperback)
Age Range: 5 - 7 years
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Are you ready to help your little one improve his reading skills ASAP? Pick out some Valentine's Day books or work through this list of classic kids books at bedtime to turn your kiddo into a bookworm!

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