Best Pumpkin Books for Kids

Fall is just around the corner with Halloween arriving shortly after. Now is the perfect time to get out the best pumpkin books for kids for a good bedtime story.

As the cooler weather settles in and pumpkin season arrives, these fun pumpkin books will be a great way to end the night. Kids will love reading these pumpkin books with you as you tuck them in for the night.

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A few of these pumpkin books are also interactive and will teach a bit of science to them as they explore how pumpkins grow.

If you are looking for some fun pumpkin books for kids this fall, these books are full of colorful illustrations and good stories.

The best pumpkin books for kids

Too Many Pumpkins

Filled with colorful illustrations and pumpkin fun, this book is perfect for children who love pumpkins, fall, and gardening.

Pumpkin Jack

An interesting story about what happens to pumpkins after Halloween. Kids will follow a little boy who loved his pumpkin so much that he creates his own pumpkin garden.

The Pumpkin Book

This is a book that is all about how pumpkins grow and the many varieties of pumpkins there are. Kids will love learning the science behind pumpkins and how to plant their own pumpkins.

How Big Could Your Pumpkin Grow

Kids will be taken onto a journey of just how fun it would be to have some of the largest pumpkins in the world carved out as some of America’s favorite places.

Trick or Treat, Little Pumpkin

A fun Halloween story and an engaging finger puppet, this story book about pumpkins will encourage interactive play.

The Roll-Away Pumpkin

The story of a roll-away pumpkin and how a little girl chases her giant pumpkin all over town to try to catch it and gets some help along the way.

Splat the Cat and the Pumpkin-Picking Plan

A fun sticker book for kids, this story takes the kids on a trip to the pumpkin patch with Splat the Cat.

It’s Pumpkin Day, Mouse!

Mouse is so excited about fall because he gets to decorate pumpkins, but when one comes up missing, Mouse goes on a hunt for his missing pumpkin.

How Many Seeds in a Pumpkin?

A fun educational book about pumpkins, this story features a fun way to encourage learning math and science through pumpkins.

Pick a Pumpkin

As it is time to pick their favorite pumpkins for the season, the kids will love reading this book which goes over how to pick the perfect pumpkin.

Big Pumpkin

All the witch wanted was to grow a pumpkin so that she could make her own pumpkin pie. Unfortunately, the pumpkin is so big that she cannot’ get it off the vine, how will she get her pumpkin pie now?

The Itsy Bitsy Pumpkin

A fun fall take on the original book “The Itsy Bitsy Spider”, this book is all about the itsy bitsy pumpkin that’s rolling down the street.

We’re Going on a Pumpkin Hunt

The kids are on the hunt for the biggest pumpkin in town as they go on a great adventure at night. Sweet and silly, kids will love this pumpkin book.

You’re My Little Pumpkin Pie

A sweet board book to share with your little one, this interactive book tells a story of how much love there is around them.

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Have fun with any of these kids pumpkin books to bring the fun of fall into your home.

Extend these books with more pumpkin activities and head outdoors to visit a pumpkin patch, carve your own pumpkins for Halloween so you can see what is inside a pumpkin.

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