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Culture Good Books for 4 Year Olds  

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This list includes great books for 4 year olds, ranked from best to worst by user votes. The best books for 4 year olds come from many different authors and decades. Some good books for four year olds tell playful stories while other great books for 4 year olds get young readers sounding out new words. Many of the best books to read to 4 year olds have exciting illustrations to keep your kiddos engaged in the story.

What stories have others added to this best books for 4 year olds list? Four is a great age to introduce children to Winnie the Pooh and all of his friends in the Hundred Acre Wood. The first volume of these beloved tales was originally published in 1926 by the author, A.A. Milne. The Rainbow Fish is another perfect book to read to a four year old.

Curious George is another timeless book that has entertained young children for generations. Other great books featured on this top books for four year olds list include Millions of Cats, The Kissing Hand, and Olivia.

How will we ever determine which book deserves the top spot on this list? Help us decide by giving the best stories a thumbs up and share some of your favorite kids book characters in the comments section.

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Green Eggs and Ham is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds
Green Eggs and Ham Dr. Seuss

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Where the Wild Things Are is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds
Where the Wild Things Are Maurice Sendak

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Are You My Mother? is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds
Are You My Mother? P. D. Eastman

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Guess How Much I Love You is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds

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The Kissing hand is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds
The Kissing hand Audrey Penn

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Millions of Cats is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds
Millions of Cats Wanda Gág

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Curious George is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds
Curious George H. A. Rey, Margret Rey

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Madeline is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds
Madeline Ludwig Bemelmans

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Love You Forever is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds
Love You Forever Robert Munsch

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If You Give a Mouse a Cookie is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds

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The Rainbow Fish is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds
The Rainbow Fish Toni W Linder

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Frog and Toad are Friends is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds

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Make Way for Ducklings is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds
Make Way for Ducklings Robert McCloskey

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Olivia is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds
Olivia Ian Falconer

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Go away, big green monster! is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds

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The Lion and the Mouse is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds
The Lion and the Mouse Aesop, Jenny Dooley, Bob Dole

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The Complete Tales of Winnie-T... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds

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The Little House is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds
The Little House Virginia Lee Burton

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The Night Before Christmas is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds

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In the Night Kitchen is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds
In the Night Kitchen Maurice Sendak

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A Light in the Attic is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds
A Light in the Attic Shel Silverstein

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Go, Dog. Go! is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds
Go, Dog. Go! P. D. Eastman

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Katy and the Big Snow is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds
Katy and the Big Snow Virginia Lee Burton

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Hand, Hand, Fingers, Thumb is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds

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Bear Called Paddington is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds
Bear Called Paddington Michael Bond

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The Monster at the End of This... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Good Books for 4 Year Olds