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16 Hilarious Picture Books That Will Make You Laugh-Out-Loud

We all know that children love to laugh. And what better way to make them laugh than with a hilarious picture book? Picture books are a great way to introduce children to new concepts and ideas in a fun and engaging way.

If you’re looking for a laugh-out-loud picture book that will have both you and your child laughing, then look no further! Here are 16 of the funniest picture books that we could find. These books are sure to get plenty of laughs from both you and your child! Picture books also make great gifts, so we took the time to pair them with other items that help your child love to read, craft, play, and explore.

The Benefits of Laughter: Laughter can have many positive benefits both physical and mental. Physically, laughter can boost your immune system, release endorphins, and improve your cardiovascular health. Mentally, laughter can help reduce stress, improve your mood, and help you cope with difficult situations. It also helps develop relationships, increases creativity, and can even make learning easier. When it comes to children, laughter plays an important role in their physical and mental development. Laughing helps them learn new concepts in a more effective and fun way. Not only that, but laughter also helps to build their social and communication skills. By laughing together and enjoying a fun book, children can strengthen their bond with their parents, siblings, and friends. So, if you want to help your little one grow and develop in a healthy and positive way, then having a few good laughs together can be incredibly beneficial. 16 Hilarious Picture books that will make you laugh out loud:

1. The Book with No Pictures by B.J. Novak: This book is sure to keep both you and your child laughing throughout. It’s full of humorous jokes, silly antics, and plenty of laughs! Pair this book with My Book With No Pictures for a wonderful and creative gift for any child to explore their own creativity and humor.

2. Llama Llama Mad at Mama by Anna Dewdney: This is a great story about a young llama who throws a bit of a temper tantrum. Yet despite all the drama, the story has a sweet ending that will make your little one smile. Pair this book with a fun scratch off llama craft, perfect to keep your little one busy for under $12!

3. The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss: This classic book will definitely bring out plenty of laughs! With its silly rhymes, catchy songs, and hilarious antics, this book is sure to get plenty of giggles. Make it a gift set with the I Can Do That game!

4. Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! by Mo Willems: This book follows a mischievous pigeon who tries to get his way by begging and pleading until he finally gives up and settles down. If you want to make this a gift, here are some cute finger puppets to go along with this amazing author.

5. The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt: This cleverly written book follows a disgruntled color of crayons and all their humorous antics. If you want to gift this book to a child pair it with the ULTIMATE CRAYON COLLECTION to let them color as they read.

6. Binky the Space Cat by Ashley Spires: When Binky finds out that aliens have arrived, he’s determined to become the first kitty-astronaut! This book is for slightly older children 5-9. If you want to pair this as a fun gift set check out Astronaut Cat Lamp, perfect for a little night light.

7. Zombies Don’t Eat Veggies! by Megan Lacera: Follow this hilarious zombie as he tries to convince other zombies to like vegetables. You will be the coolest if you gift this with some Zombie Snot Fidget Putty!

8. Bad Kitty Gets a Bath by Nick Bruel: Follow this grumpy cat as he reluctantly embarks on a bath time journey! Don't stop with just one, these are for readers 5-8 and the entire box set is under $30!

9. Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale by Mo Willems: Follow this lovable rabbit as he goes on an adventure to find his missing toy. The best gift to pair with this book is a Knuffle Bunny of their own.

10. Stuck by Oliver Jeffers: This book follows Floyd who gets his kite stuck in a tree—leading to some very funny consequences and problem solving! A great gift to pair is a kite craft for the child in your life.

11. I Need My Monster by Amanda Noll: Having trouble falling asleep? This comedic story follows a child who is visited by monsters who try to help him fall asleep. The monster in this book goes fishing, so let your child play fish too with this highly rated magnetic fishing game.

12. There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly by Simms Taback: This classic nursery rhyme comes to life in this hilarious picture book. Make this story interactive with some props and finger puppets as a gift set.

13. Not Norman: A Goldfish Story by Kelly Bennett: Follow this hilarious goldfish as he learns what it means to be a part of a family. Make this book even more fun by pairing it with this Light Up Swimming Bath Toy Goldfish!

14. Dinosaur vs. Bedtime by Bob Shea: This book follows a young dinosaur who just doesn’t want to go to bed! If you are looking for another fun dinosaur activity to pair with this book, check out this Take Apart Dinosaur Toy great for STEM and fine motor skills.

15. I Want My Hat Back by Jon Klassen: Follow this funny bear as he attempts to find his lost hat. After you read this story have your child decorate their own hat with this Decorate Your Own Hat Kit.

16. Interrupting Chicken by David Ezra Stein: Follow this funny chicken as she interrupts her father every time he tries to read her a bedtime story! Add this fun and simple Flickin' Chicken game and make the gift a chicken theme they will always remember.

To Wrap Things Up: Laughter is an important part of life, and having a few good laughs can be incredibly beneficial for both children and adults. And what better way to do that than with a funny picture book? We hope that with the 16 titles we've provided, you and your little ones will get plenty of laughs and giggles from these hilarious stories. So, get your laughter on, and let the fun begin!

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