Kids and cats go together like ice cream and whipped cream. Whether kids are born into a cat-loving home or are welcoming a cat into the family, they will love learning about cats and their behavior from our list of books for young cat lovers.
Cat Board Books for Babies & Toddlers
Baby humans seem to have a natural affinity with felines and introducing cats to babies can be tons of fun. In this cute infant book, Baby Touch and Feel: Kittens, babies learn about cats, their breeds, patterns, and more. They also explore textures and adorable illustrations, which are excellent for development.
Youngins that share their lives with cats will love learning about their likes and dislikes in This Cat Loves That!: A Cat Book for Kids. In the book, toddlers and preschoolers learn about general feline behavior, preferences, and typical cat-friendly activities. They also learn about the things that cats don’t enjoy, setting them up for more respectful interactions with their family cats and kittens.
Cat Books for Early Readers
Kids that are learning to read with the help of a parent or caregiver will love National Geographic Readers: Cats. The great thing about this book is that one page is designed for beginner readers and the other page is meant for the adult or more experienced reader, making learning about cats an exploration of the species and a simultaneous reading lesson.
Early readers learn by playing and creating. They enjoy illustrations that match exciting stories. How better to learn about cats than by using an interactive and educational sticker book about cats? National Geographic Kids Cats Sticker Activity Book covers famous felines, kitten-to-cat facts, and more. As a bonus, the book has stickers galore!
Cat Books for Older Children
Arden Moore, one of our favorite pet-friendly authors and industry experts, recently published two kid-specific pet books. We highly recommend Arden’s A Kid’s Guide to Cats: How to Train, Care for, and Play and Communicate with Your Amazing Pet! In this book, meant for readers ages 8 to 12 and beyond, Arden playfully explores cat facts and tips that will remain with readers for a cat-loving lifetime.
Cat Books for Tweens & Teens
Starting around age 11, kids crave more in-depth learning about their feline companions. Cats: 101 Amazing Facts about Cats: Cat Books for Kids by Jenny Kellett teaches future cat parents all they need to know about cats and their behavior plus some fun trivia to share with their friends.
A Cat Book for Kids of All Ages
Who doesn’t love a pun? And, cat puns are just so fun! Check out 100 Pawsome Cat Jokes & Puns for you and your cat-loving friends. If you’re one to read while you’re doing your “business,” this book is great for bathroom readers of all ages.