Our world is filled with beauty. From our breathtaking wildlife to the plants that give us life, it’s important to understand and care for our world, just as it continues to care for and give back to us. With these Children’s Books About Nature, they foster a sense of learning and give kids knowledge and appreciation of the incredible earth we live on. Use these books to explore how nature works, and what we can do to help preserve our natural resources and creatures. Relax and enjoy the gentle time outdoors. Curl up with a few of these nature books as you and your children read great stories and learn about nature together!
Nature Books for Kids
50 Best Children’s Books about Nature
There are so many beautiful picture books about nature and we are sharing some of our favorites here. Lovely children’s books like Swirl by Swirl: Spirals in nature and A Butterfly is Patient. This list of nature books for kids includes fiction and non-fiction titles that will provide your family with hours of wonderful literature. Whether you are gathered together reading on the couch or your children are pouring over their favorite animals.
These Nature Based Books are a great way to enhance an interest in nature.
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Outside Your Window: A First Book of NatureLola Plants a GardenPlanting a RainbowWe’re Going on a Leaf HuntAbout Birds: A Guide for ChildrenAn Oak Tree’s Life (Watch It Grow)Tree: A Peek-Through Picture BookPolar Animals (Animal Planet Animal Bites)Night AnimalsOwl MoonHow to Be a Wildflower: A Field GuideUp in the Garden and Down in the DirtNature Anatomy: The Curious Parts and Pieces of the Natural World (Julia Rothman)A Nest Is NoisyA Seed Is SleepyCuriositree: Natural World: A Visual Compendium of Wonders from Nature – Jacket unfolds into a huge wall poster!The Night GardenerHere We Are: Notes for Living on Planet EarthThe RaftThe Tree Lady: The True Story of How One Tree-Loving Woman Changed a City ForeverThe Watcher: Jane Goodall’s Life with the ChimpsThe Curious GardenLittle Owl’s NightBeyond the PondThe Little GardenerNational Geographic Book of Nature Poetry: More than 200 Poems With Photographs That Float, Zoom, and Bloom! (Stories & Poems)The Tree Book for Kids and Their Grown-UpsAnimalium: Welcome to the MuseumThe Variety of LifeOver and Under the PondEverything Spring (Picture the Seasons)Laws Guide to Nature Drawing and Journaling, The
More Nature Books for Kids
The Kid’s Guide to Exploring Nature (BBG Guides for a Greener Planet)Moon: A Peek-Through Picture BookCurious Kids Nature Guide: Explore the Amazing Outdoors of the Pacific NorthwestTall Tall TreeAll the Water in the WorldI Took the Moon for a WalkSeeds and Trees: A children’s book about the power of wordsA Walk on the Beach: Into the Field GuideMiss RumphiusRoxaboxenThe Tree Lady: The True Story of How One Tree-Loving Woman Changed a City ForeverNational Geographic Book of Animal Poetry: 200 Poems with Photographs That Squeak, Soar, and Roar! (Stories & Poems)National Geographic Animal Encyclopedia: 2,500 Animals with Photos, Maps, and More! (Encyclopaedia)PondOver in the Ocean: In a Coral ReefWishtree
You have seen lots of children’s books covering a variety of nature themes that will inspire your family’s outdoor adventures. We hope you find a few new nature books your kids will enjoy.
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