These St. Patrick’s Day books for kids introduce concepts such as leprechauns and shamrocks through fun and imaginative stories that kids love.
Reading books is an important way to connect and bond with kids, all while introducing a new subject or theme. Research shows that reading with babies and toddlers helps boost vocabulary and language development.
Not only is reading fundamental to development, but it’s also a great way to stay busy at home or on the go with toddlers. It’s on our list of activities you can do every day with a 1 year old!
These books about St. Patrick’s Day introduce the concepts of leprechauns and shamrocks, all through fun and imaginative stories that kids love.
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Books About St. Patrick’s Day for Kids
Add these to your library list, or click on the links below to purchase them from Amazon. We like to keep a seasonal basket of books in the living room to read as a family throughout the days leading up to a holiday. Once the holiday is over, they go in a plastic bin that is labeled and easy to find in storage.
My preschooler loves the Pete the Cat book and the Ten Lucky Leprechauns on this list, while my older kids enjoy earning about the story of St. Patrick’s Day. Check them out below.
How to Catch a Leprechaun
The Itsy Bitsy Leprechaun
Happy St. Patrick’s Day Curious George
There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed a Clover
Ten Lucky Leprechauns
That’s What Leprechauns Do
The Little Leprechaun Who Loved Yellow
The Story of St. Patrick’s Day
Pete the Cat and the Luckiest Leprechaun Chase
The Luckiest St. Patrick’s Day Ever
The Story of Saint Patrick
How to Trap a Leprechaun
The Story of the Leprechaun
Have so much fun reading about, and celebrating, St. Patrick’s Day! Check out our March activities for kids for some extension activities to do along with these books.