The best mermaid books for kids
Our edit of the best children's books about mermaids, for little ones of all ages.
With tales dating back over 3,000 years, legends of mermaids have captivated us for millennia, so it’s no wonder that they continue to capture the imaginations of children.
We’ve curated our edit of the very best mermaid books for kids of all ages, whether you’re looking for board books for babies and toddlers or books they can read alone, these mermaid books will enchant and inspire little readers. From books about mermaids held captive by wicked witches to those discovering their own magical powers, if your child is constantly clamouring for tales from the deep, here are some of the best children’s books about mermaids ready to make a splash on your bookshelf.
Looking for more reading inspiration for little ones? Don't miss our edit of the best books for babies and toddlers.
Mermaid books for babies & toddlers
Mermaid books for children aged 3 - 5 years old
Mermaid books for children aged 6 - 8 years old
If you’re looking for more kids books that little ones are sure to love, discover our list of the very best children’s picture books, here.
For more on why mermaids are so popular, check out our Book Break episode below: