10 Ramadan and Eid Books to Read to Baby

Baby is never too young to begin hearing stories of Ramadan (the month of fasting for Muslims) and Eid (the three-day festivities marking the end of Ramadan). Start a tradition of reading these delightful Ramadan and Eid books each year with your little one. This list includes books that are informative, educational, beautifully illustrated, and written in a way that will capture Baby’s interest. These books also make wonderful gifts to give to Baby’s friends.


  • Ramadan and Eid Books for Children

    Ramadan and Eid Books for Children

    10 Ramadan and Eid books to add to Baby’s library that you can read to Baby each year.

  • My First Ramadan

    My First Ramadan

    The perfect book for Baby’s First Ramadan!

    My First Ramadan by Karen Katz

  • Night of the Moon

    Night of the Moon

    Tells a lovely story from the start of Ramadan’s first night of the moon until the final night of the moon when Eid arrives.

    Night of the Moon by Hena Khan and Julie Paschkis

  • Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns

    Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns

    This stunning book features a rich rainbow of colors showcasing many important aspects of Ramadan and Eid, including the traditional lantern, delicious dates, and acts of charity.

    Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns by Hena Khan

  • Ramadan Moon

    Ramadan Moon

    Beautiful collage-style pictures tell of all the good things that take place during the month of Ramadan.

    Ramadan Moon by Na’ima B. Robert

  • Kids of the Ummah

    Kids of the Ummah

    While this board book may not actually cover the topic of Ramadan and Eid, it gorgeously depicts mosques from around the world with a Muslim child representing numerous countries. A great way to introduce Baby to cities and geography.

    Kids of the Ummah by Peter Gould

  • Under the Ramadan Moon

    Under the Ramadan Moon

    The soothing rhyming words of this book interest little ones as they anticipate the next rhyming sequence sharing Ramadan’s typical experiences.

    Under the Ramadan Moon by Sylvia Whitman

  • Arabic Alphabet Book

    Arabic Alphabet Book

    Ramadan is the month that the Qur’an was revealed to Prophet Muhammad. The official language of the Qur’an is Arabic. This book will walk Baby through each letter of the Arabic alphabet.

    My Arabic Alphabet Book by Darrussalam

  • Rashad's Ramadan

    Rashad's Ramadan

    A great story explaining the the good deeds that take place during Ramadan and the festivities that come with Eid.

    Rashad’s Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr

  • The Three Muslim Festivals

    The Three Muslim Festivals

    This book offers a glimpse into the three Muslim holidays in Islam: Ramadan, Eid il-Fitr, and Eid al-Adha.

    The Three Muslim Festivals

  • The Best Eid Ever

    The Best Eid Ever

    A beautiful story of how one little girl shares something special with those less fortunate than her, all in the spirit of the Eid festivities.

    The Best Eid Ever by Asma Mobin-Uddin


Have you read any of these Ramadan and Eid books? Which is your favorite?

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