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Best 100 Children's Books

Top 100 Children's Books of all time as voted by our readers

Best 100 Children's Books of All Time

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  1. Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
  2. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
  3. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
  4. The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss
  5. Winnie the Pooh by A.A. Milne
  6. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carrolll
  7. Charlotte's Web by E.B. White
  8. The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis
  9. Green Eggs and Ham by Dr. Seuss
  10. The Harry Potter Books by J.K. Rowling
  11. The Little House Books by Laura Ingalls Wilder
  12. The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkein
  13. Matilda by Roald Dahl
  14. The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
  15. Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie
  16. The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle
  17. The BFG by Roald Dahl
  18. How the Grinch Stole Christmas by Dr. Seuss
  19. The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery
  20. The Lorax by Dr Seuss
  21. Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown
  22. The Tale of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter
  23. The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein
  24. The Giver by Lois Lowry
  25. Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
  26. Black Beauty by Anna Sewell
  27. The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  28. Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome
  29. A Series of Unfortunate Events by Lemony Snickets
  30. Love You Forever by Robert Munsch
  31. Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
  32. A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle
  33. Holes by Louis Sachar
  34. Goosebumps by R.L. Stine
  35. The Phantom Toolbooth by Norton Juster
  36. Grimm's Fairy Tales by the Brothers Grimm
  37. Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans
  38. The Indian in the Cupboard by Lynne Banks
  39. Heidi by Johanna Spyri
  40. The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
  41. The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg
  42. A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  43. James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl
  44. A Light in the Attic by Shel Silverstein
  45. Oh! The Places You'll Go by Dr. Seuss
  46. Anne of Green Gables by L. M. Montgomery
  47. Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren
  48. Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein
  49. Stone Soup by Marcia Brown
  50. The Ramona Quimby Series by Beverly Cleary

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Best 100 Childrens Books of All Time updated 01-03-2011