Whether you’re joining us as part of the Read Around the World Children’s summer reading challenge, or you found this booklist searching for the best children’s books set in Europe, we hope you’ll find the perfect book suggestions for your needs.
Countries Included on This List
The continent of Europe – made up of more than 45 countries – is one of great cultural and historical significance, with so much for kids to explore! This list of European kid’s titles also includes a diverse selection of children’s books set in Eastern Europe.
Recommended Age Ranges
This list of the best kids’ books set in Europe is divided into sections, including children’s picture books, early chapter books for new readers, and middle-grade books with European settings for more advanced readers. You’ll find recommended age ranges for every book at the end of each book description.
From ABC books for preschool to novels set during WWII and in the aftermath of Chornobyl for middle school readers, the list includes dozens of books for various ages and topics covering both Western and Eastern Europe.
Children’s Books Set in Europe
The Best Children's Picture Books Set In Europe
Early Readers and Beginner Chapter Books Set in Europe
Middle Grade Books Set in Europe
Read Around the World!
Continue reading around the world with these children’s book lists for each continent: