8 Farm Board Books Perfect for Your Young Reader

Zakiya Jamal  //  Apr 13, 2021

8 Farm Board Books Perfect for Your Young Reader

Do your little ones like to visit farms or petting zoos in the springtime? If so, we know they’ll love these adorable farm-themed books, featuring animals, trucks, and even a teeny tiny farmer! Whether they’re looking for a fun daytime activity (Farm Animals Jigsaw Puzzle) or the perfect bedtime story (Sleepy Farm), this collection has them covered.

Let's Go Farm Trucks

Toddlers will love spinning the oversized, chunky cardboard wheels on every page while they learn about their favorite farm vehicles, from tractors, ploughs, and more! A rhyming refrain on every spread gives a vehicle fact and invites little ones to spin the wheels. With sturdy, chunky, spin-able wheels on every spread, a rhyming refrain, and light nonfiction sprinkled throughout, this novelty book is irresistible for any transportation-obsessed little ones. Make the wheels spin, let the farming begin!

Teeny Tiny Farmer by Rachel Matson & Joey Chou

The Teeny Tiny Farmer says good bye to her cow, sheep, and pig and heads to market in her teeny tiny truck. All is well until her teeny tiny truck gets a tiny bit...STUCK! What will she do? Can she get unstuck all on her own, or does she need a little bit of help from a friend or two?

Fans of Teeny Tiny Santa and Teeny Tiny Ghost will love exploring the itsy bitsy and oh-so-cute farm world in this rhyming story!

This bouncy, rhythmic text makes a perfect read-aloud at any time of year — and will make kids glad that they, too, are teeny tiny!

I Love Old MacDonalds Farm by Sandra Magsamen

With a neigh-neigh here and a tickle-tickle there. Old MacDonald had a farm . . .
Your little one will love singing along to this beloved barnyard tune and giggling at the cuddly differences! Explore favorite farm animals in this brand-new upright board book format from Sandra Magsamen, the bestselling creator of over 30 baby and toddler books, with sales of over 3 million copies worldwide.

Sleepy Farm by Joyce Wan

From the adorable world of Joyce Wan comes a bedtime farm animal board book filled with large lift-the-flaps! Join in on the classic game of peek-a-boo with a pig, a sheep, and more sleepy farm animal friends by lifting the flaps to help tuck each critter into bed. A perfect goodnight board book read aloud with a simple interactive component babies and toddlers will love.

Cock-A-Doodle-Doo I Love You by Sandra Magsamen

Cuddle up with your little one and this whimsical touch-and-feel tall board book! Babies and toddlers will love recognizing the call-and-response of their favorite farm animals and touching the soft, tactile tails that appear on every spread. With rhyming text, adorable farm animals, and an irresistible touch-and-feel, this board book is the perfect way to engage your little one at storytime and remind them just how loved they are!

Farm Animals Jigsaw Puzzle

Help develop your child's fine motor skills with this large-format puzzle! Each piece features a different farm animal and a unique touch and feel element. The large pieces are just right for a toddler's tiny hands, and the easy-carry handle allows them to take this game on the go. These touch and explore puzzles build hand-eye coordination, provide opportunities to practice matching for math and science readiness, and develop a child's observation and memory skills.

We Love the Farm: Two Books in One

In this sweet introduction to life on the farm, flip the pages of the little book to help mommy farm animals find their home with their families in the big book! With sturdy board book pages for little ones to grasp and turn on their own and a charming book-within-a-book format, We Love the Farm is everything you need to ensure a fun and informative first storytime experience. And with additional farm words and sounds on every page, little ones will want to explore the farm again and again!

Farm Tails

Farm Tails is an interactive Touch and Explore novelty book from Scholastic Early Learners. This fun, engaging title features five adorable cloth tails and a basic introduction to farm animals.