Childrens

Children's literature is for readers and listeners up to about age 12. It is often illustrated. The term is used in senses that sometimes exclude young-adult fiction, comic books, or other genres. Books specifically for children existed at least several hundred years ago.

Rain Reign
Pathfinder
Hansel and Gretel
The Princess in Black
Pennyroyal Academy (Pennyroyal Academy, #1)
Julia's House for Lost Creatures
Ivan: The Remarkable True Story of the Shopping Mall Gorilla
Sam and Dave Dig a Hole
Once Upon an Alphabet: Short Stories for All the Letters
Timmy Failure: We Meet Again
The Fairy-Tale Matchmaker
Kid Presidents: True Tales of Childhood from America's Presidents
Rhyme Schemer
The Possible Police
The Imaginary

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    The Book with No Pictures
    The One and Only Ivan
    You Have to Fucking Eat
    Counting by 7s
    Hansel and Gretel
    El Deafo
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    Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson LevinePrincess Academy by Shannon HaleThe Goose Girl by Shannon HaleThe Two Princesses of Bamarre by Gail Carson LevineThe Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis
    Best Pre Teen Female Fantasy Novels
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    Charlotte's Web by E.B. WhiteThe Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson BurnettThe Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by C.S. LewisAnne of Green Gables by L.M. MontgomeryLittle Women by Louisa May Alcott
    Favorite books from my childhood
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    Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice SendakThe Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric CarleGreen Eggs and Ham by Dr. SeussGoodnight Moon by Margaret Wise BrownThe Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss
    Best Picture Books
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    Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. RowlingHarry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. RowlingHarry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. RowlingHarry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J.K. RowlingHarry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling
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    To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeePride and Prejudice by Jane AustenJane Eyre by Charlotte BrontëHarry Potter Boxset by J.K. RowlingThe Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
    Best Women-authored Books
    2,582 books — 1,531 voters

    Popular Childrens Books

    Charlotte's Web
    Where the Wild Things Are
    Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)
    Green Eggs and Ham
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    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Charlie Bucket, #1)
    The Cat in the Hat
    Matilda
    The Secret Garden
    James and the Giant Peach
    Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Harry Potter, #5)
    Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7)
    Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Harry Potter, #6)

    Neil Gaiman
    Neil Gaiman The Graveyard Book
    You don't get explanations in real life. You just get moments that are absolutely, utterly, inexplicably odd. Like everybody in the world, I've had moments that are absolutely, utterly, inexplicably odd. I actually wrote about one of them in my latest book
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    Jim Henson
    [Kids] don't remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are.
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    C.S. Lewis
    A children's story that can only be enjoyed by children is not a good children's story in the slightest.
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