Bring-a-Book Baby Shower Invitations: 10 Sweetest Ideas

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Stephanie Saurus

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On February 11, 2014
Last modified:July 22, 2014


Bring-a-Book Baby Showers

Don’t want to get more clothes and toy gifts for the upcoming baby shower? How about a book exchange, or a request of baby books to start a little library at home?

Here are 8 very special baby shower invitations with the book theme — you can weave the theme around books, fairy tales, prince and princesses… take a look and let these cards inspire you!

Please note that the wordings in these cards can be customized and you can play around with it as well as read the testimonials of happy customers by clicking on the images or links.

Fairy Tale Baby Shower Invitations

1. Storybook Start in Meadow Green

Fairy tale baby shower invitations

Let your favorite mother-to-be take her place as the main character of a vintage fairy tale with the sweet storybook-inspired baby shower invitation.

I ordered these for my cousin’s baby shower and they came out beautiful! I LOVE LOVE LOVE this theme and idea. We’re having all the guests bring a book for the baby as suggested in the sample text. and I’m weaving the storybook theme throughout the shower decor.” ~ DesignLover, Massachusetts

2. Storybook Start in Pink

Fairy tale baby shower invitations for girls

Same lovely design of the book themed baby shower invitation, with a beautiful pink border for the expectation of a little girl.

Goes well with a fairy tale book or princess theme baby shower!” ~ Queenmom

3. Storybook Start in Blue

Fairy tale baby shower invitations for boys

Same fairy tale book baby shower invite with an elegant blue border for the boys.

It was a great way to do something sweet for a little boy shower and mom-to-be was tickled. We asked guests to bring a book in place of a card and went with a theme of bedtime stories, complete with milk and cookies as favors.” ~ MspNoz

Bring-a-Book Baby Shower Invitations

4. Bedtime Stories in Posies Pink

Bring a book baby shower invitation for girls

Encourage the growth of a new generation of baby bibliophiles with a book exchange and this delightful book themed baby shower invitation! This snoozing babe must be having sweet dreams about the wonderful world of literature.

These turned out even cuter than I hoped! We added a picture of the baby’s ultrasound on the back along with quotes about reading to your kids (Dr. Suess) and the note to indicate it is a baby GIRL on the way. I LOVED this card, the most darling baby shower invite I’ve ever seen!” ~ KatieGJ, Minnesota

5. Bedtime Stories in Cream

Bring-a-book baby shower invitations

A sweet cream color design of this shower invite with a book theme… perfect for those who don’t know the gender of the baby yet.

Perfect invite for a friend who is a big reader. After I placed the order, I needed a change made and contacted someone live @ cutsomer service and she was so helpful and friendly. Received many compliments on the invites from guests, shipping was also super fast!” ~ Kgubanich

6. Bedtime Stories in Green

Bring a book baby shower invitations

Another gender neutral invitation for your upcoming baby shower!

Ordered for a baby shower for my niece who is having a boy and we are going with a book theme. After searching this was one of the cutest and least expensive. Very pleased with the quality and shipping was quick.” ~ Nurse, Michigan

7. Baby Book – Pink

book theme baby shower invitations

Your little one will be reading before you know it when you send these adorable book themed baby shower invitations.

I loved these invitations. They were so adorable! And it worked perfectly with our book themed baby shower.” ~ StacyD, California

8. Baby Book – Powder Blue

book theme baby shower invitations for boy

Same sweet book baby shower invitation design for the arrival of boys with the blue color theme.

Excellent product…you can count on me returning to purchase future products..I am highly impressed with your customer service and products! THANKS!” ~ Anonymous, Wisconsin

9. Baby Bookshelf – Pink and Orange

Bring-a-book baby shower invitations for girls

Story time will be so special when you send this charming baby shower invitation to all your friends!

The invitation was more than what I expected. The quality is truly excellent. Just the right amount of colors. I’m very pleased.” ~ Anonymous, Connecticut

10. Baby Bookshelf – Blue

Bring a book baby shower invitations

Here is a book baby shower invite with a blue color tone to celebrate the arrival of boys.

Everything about this card and envelope were first class. Loved them…” ~ Lyric, Delawar

Check Out These Treasured “Baby Seuss” Party Supplies!

book exchange baby shower party supplies

Share your love of books with these unique decorations and party supplies including matching plates, cups, napkins and table covers, then check out this charming party supplies with the Baby Seuss baby shower theme.

Thank You!

I hope you enjoyed browsing and clicking through these cards! For more baby shower invitation ideas please go to our front page or pinterest boards for many more interesting party themes.