The following is a list of Usborne books that are perfect to add to your child’s bedtime routine!  Included in this list are books that are appropriate for babies, toddlers, and older children.

B is for Bedtime

B is for Bedtime is an illustrated book for younger children.  As the title suggests, the book uses the letters of the alphabet to guide you through a bedtime routine.  The text also has a rhythmic and calming flow that helps to soothe rather than overstimulate your child before bed.  Recommended for ages 3-6

How to Tuck in Your Sleepy Lion

How to Tuck in Your Sleepy Lion is from the How to… Board book series.  In this specific title follow a young boy as he tries to get his stuffed animal lion to bed.  All books in the series feature bold, colorful illustrations and rhyming text.  Other titles in the series include: How to Feed Your Cheeky Monkey, How to Brush Your Teeth with the Snappy Croc, and How to Bathe Your Little Dinosaur.  These titles can be purchased separately or as a complete collection.  Recommended for ages 1-4

Hush-a-bye series

The Hush-a-bye series for babies and young toddlers contains three cloth books that each take the form of a different animal.  With simple, rhyming text and different fabrics to feel these books are a great way to introduce babies to reading before bed.  Included in the series are Hush-a-bye Owl, Hush-a-bye Rabbit, and Hush-a-bye Bunny.  Recommended for ages 0-3

Animal Stories for Bedtime

Animal Stories for Bedtime includes several classic stories featuring animals.  Some of these stories are The Three Little Pigs, The Ugly Duckling, and the Little Red Hen.  The illustrations throughout bring you and your child’s favorite characters to life! Recommended for ages 3+

Fairy Tales for Bedtime

Fairy Tales for Bedtime features classic fairy tales.  The text is accompanied with colorful illustrations.  With so many fairy tales in one book, this is a great title to have to introduce young readers to these stories.  Some of the stories included are Little Red Riding Hood, Hansel and Gretel, Cinderella, and Jack and the Beanstalk.  Recommended for ages 3+

You can find these books and even more books for bedtime at my online Usborne Books & More store.