April is a busy but fun month! It’s the home of April Fool’s Day, Earth Day, the start of baseball season, and for some of us, it’s the month of our much anticipated spring break! There are so many things that I love about the month of April, including the books that I get to share with my tiny humans. Here is a list of 14 must-have April read alouds!

April Fool’s Day:

Arthur’s April Fool by Marc Brown

Ellie May on April Fool’s Day by Hillary Homzie

April Fool, Phyllis by Susanna Leonard Hill

Baseball Season:

Randy Riley’s Really Big Hit by Chris Van Dusen

Players in Pigtails by Shana Corey

Let Them Play by Margot Theis Raven

Dad, Jackie, and Me by Myron Uhlberg

The Babe and I by David Adler

Earth Day:

What a Waste by Jess French

Compost Stew by Mary McKenna Siddals

Touch the Earth by Julian Lennon and Bart Davis

Heal the Earth by Julian Lennon and Bart Davis

Love the Earth by Julian Lennon and Bart Davis

Here We Are by Oliver Jeffers

I hope you were able to find a new title or two to share with your students this month. If you’re looking for more spring-themed books, check out this post!

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