It’s finally time for the best summer holiday of all — SHARK WEEK! It’s here! And if you have shark-obsessed kiddos, it’s all they will be watching for the next week. But what will happen when shark week is over? We say let the shark frenzy continue with these adorable kids’ books about sharks.
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Shark Books for Toddlers
In this pick from shark books for toddlers, Pout-Pout Fish teaches a bully shark about kindness and friendship.
This board book is a perfect way to teach your littlest reader about the power of communication.
If you are looking for share books for preschoolers, this is an adorable pick. Shark is not afraid of anything. He is not afraid of bears or the dark. There is one thing he is afraid of.
This is a fun and humorous book about sharks.
Shark Books for Preschoolers
This pick from kid’s books about sharks is a non-fiction pick where your reader can learn all about the different types of sharks and why they are not so scary.
This is the perfect pick for curious readers who love the ocean and all its creatures.
Bobby loves sharks so much that he wants a pet shark for his birthday. What he gets instead is a puppy, and he is very disappointed. Filled with heart and humor, this adorable book about sharks explores the idea that what you want is not always what you need.
Picture Books about Sharks
Shark Lady: The True Story of How Eugenie Clark Became the Ocean’s Most Fearless Scientist by Jess Keating
This children’s book about the ocean is a remarkable and true story that was named Best Children’s Book for 2017 by Parents Magazine.
Eugenie Clark fell in love with sharks the first time she saw them in an aquarium and made it her life’s work to show the world what beautiful animals they are. This is a perfect book about sharks and the power of truth.
If you are looking for wonderful picture books about sharks, this fiction pick will not disappoint. This book discusses what a healthy ocean looks like, including the many species of sharks that are in danger of extinction.
This book acknowledges, that while sharks look scary, they have a very important role in managing our ecosystem.
This is a fantastic non-fiction choice in kid’s books about sharks. Filled with illustrations and information, this is a perfect pick for your little shark over to devour.
Children’s Books About Sharks
This is a great early reader that is perfect for your 7-9-year-old. When Stink gets to have a sleepover at the aquarium with his family and friends, he is so excited, until he starts hearing stories about the animals in the aquarium.
If you have a reader that loves books about sharks and other underwater animals, this is the perfect book for you
On a class trip to the aquarium, Sam Wu meets Crazy Charlie, a giant shark and vows to never be near a shark again until his classmates Regina and Ralph announce they’re having a birthday party at the beach.
Can Sam overcome his fear or will he miss the party? This pick from children’s books about sharks is perfect for your early reader and any child learning to overcome fears.
If you love this list of Kids’ Books About Sharks, be sure to check out our list of best books for a 7-year-old.