Essential Children's Books

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
The Box of Delights
by John Masefield
A Bridge to Terebithia by Katherine Paterson
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
Charlotte's Web by E.B. White
The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis
The Dark is Rising
by Susan Cooper
Dicey's Song by Cynthia Voigt
The Goats by Brock Cole
Heidi by Joanna Spyri
The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien
Homecoming by Cynthia Voigt
The House at Pooh Corner by A.A. Milne
I Am David by Anne Holm
James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl
The "Little House" books by Laura Ingalls Wilder
The Magic Pudding by Norman Lindsay
Meet the Austins by Madeleine L'Engle
Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie
The Phantom Tollbooth
by Norman Juster
Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren
The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Stig of the Dump by Clive King
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
The Trumpet of the Swan by E.B. White
Watership Down by Richard Adams
Winnie-the-Pooh by A.A. Milne
A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle
The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame