Baby Book Shower

Sat., May. 12
Welcome Little One! Parents-to-be, parents of babies, and babies ages birth to 18 months will enjoy cake, songs, games and books. Parents and guardians will take home a set of Best Books for Babies. And we'll celebrate you as your child's first and most important teacher! Created by a panel of local librarians and child development experts, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh's Best Books for Babies is…

Baby Book Shower

Sat., May. 5
Welcome Little One! Parents-to-be, parents of babies, and babies ages birth to 18 months will enjoy cake, songs, games and books. Parents and guardians will take home a set of Best Books for Babies. And we'll celebrate you as your child's first and most important teacher! Created by a panel of local librarians and child development experts, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh's Best Books for Babies is…

Best Books for Babies 2018

Mon., Apr. 16
The Best Books for Babies list has been created annually since 2000 by a committee of local librarians, child development experts, and community members. Check out this year's Best Books for Babies list, and start reading today!

A Baby Book Shower x 2!

Tue., Apr. 10
Learning begins at birth! Not only are our Best Books for Babies Baby Book Showers a fantastic way to jump start your child's education, they are fun, too! Join us Saturday, May 5th at CLP – Hazelwood and Saturday, May 12th at CLP – Allegheny, from 1:30-2:30pm to celebrate this year's Best Books for Babies!
Baby and caregiver read the book, Clip Clop.

A Baby Book Shower at CLP - Knoxville

Mon., Nov. 6
It's never too early to start reading to your baby, and we hope that the Best Books for Babies booklist in combination with Baby Book Showers will inspire caregivers to share books with their babies.

New Locally Produced Title: You Are One

Fri., Sep. 29
LBPH is proud to share a new locally produced title available for loan or for download from BARD.  You Are One was selected by Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh as a “Best Books for Babies” in 2017.  Narrated by Tiffini Simoneaux, the Early Childhood Manager in the Bureau of Neighborhood Empowerment from the Office of Mayor William Peduto, this audiobook was then edited and produced by…

A Baby Book Shower: Babies Need Books from Birth

Mon., Jun. 26
It's never too early to start reading to your baby, and we hope that the Best Books for Babies booklist in combination with future Baby Book Showers will continue to inspire caregivers to share books with their babies.

Best Books for Babies 2017

Sun., May. 7
Research shows that sharing picture books with young children encourages the development of early literacy and language skills.

Best Books for Babies 2016

Mon., May. 2
Child development experts and advocates for early literacy have gotten together to identify the Best Books for Babies.