Valentine's Day Reads

Break out the candy hearts, flowers and chocolate—Valentine’s Day is here. Get into the spirit with some of these especially lovable reads.

Love by Matt de la Pena

As the title depicts, this story is all about love. Snuggle up with your loved one and dive into this New York Times bestseller, you won’t regret it!

Valentsteins by Ethan Long

This book is not your ordinary Valentine tale. The story focuses on Fran K. Stein, a member of fright club who seems distracted. As he continues to work on his secret project, members of the club start to wonder what could be taking up so much time—it turns out Fran is hard at work on a valentine. What could be scarier than falling in love?

Peppa Pig and the I Love You Game by Candlewick Press

It’s Valentine’s Day and Peppa the Pig starts to play a game with her family called the I Love You Game. Peppa starts to make a list of all the things she loves: books, her birthday, goldfish…the list goes on and on—which makes her question what she loves most of all.

There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Rose by Lucille Colandro

Everybody’s favorite old lady is back and swallowing items to make special Valentine’s Day treats. Filled with humorous illustrations and rhyming text—this book is perfect for all.

Amelia Bedelia’s First Valentine by Herman Parish

Amelia Bedelia is so excited to celebrate Valentine’s Day in her classroom and to get her first Valentine. However, the day is off to a less than perfect start when she forgets her Valentines for her classmates on the bus. What will she do?