Books for six-year-olds
Children's book lists go from Snuggle Puppy to The Stand. That's fine, but as an auntie, it's hard to know where in the spectrum a particular child might fall. So this list is of books you or children you know loved at around age six.

As part of this series:
Books for one-year-olds
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Books for three-year-olds
Books for four-year-olds
Books for five-year-olds
Books for six-year-olds
Books for seven-year-olds
Books for eight-year-olds
Books for nine-year-olds
Books for ten-year-olds
Books for eleven-year-olds
Books for twelve-year-olds
Books for thirteen-year-olds
1 Green Eggs and Ham
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2 Wendall
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3 Alexander and the Terrible,...
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4 One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fis...
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5 A Bad Case of Stripes
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6 Where the Wild Things Are
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7 Madeline
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8 The Story of Ferdinand
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9 Goblinheart
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10 The Little Engine That Could
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11 Harry the Dirty Dog
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12 Turtle Wish
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13 Charlotte's Web
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14 Sammy the Sea Cow Makes a N...
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15 If You Give a Pig a Pancake
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16 Thumbelina
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17 The Story About Ping
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18 The Duckling Gets a Cookie!?
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19 The Sneetches and Other Sto...
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20 Corduroy
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21 Miss Nelson Is Back (Miss N...
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22 Stellaluna
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23 Sylvester and the Magic Pebble
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24 The Cricket in Times Square
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25 Owl Babies
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26 Don't Let the Pigeon Drive ...
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27 The Cat in the Hat
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28 Winter Candle
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29 Ode to Icky
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30 Dolphins at Daybreak (Magic...
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31 The Monster at the End of t...
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32 Rikki-Tikki-Tavi
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33 A Fly Went by
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34 Madeline's Rescue
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35 The Lorax
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36 The Giving Tree
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37 The Pigeon Wants a Puppy!
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38 Mr. Popper's Penguins
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39 Little Bear
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40 The Family Under the Bridge
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41 The Pigeon Finds a Hot Dog!
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42 Don't Let the Pigeon Stay U...
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43 Pippi Longstocking
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44 Declan Grows Up: It's Just ...
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44 The Moon Wants To Be Spotle...
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44 Eli the Minnow and The Cora...
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47 Weezie, the Elephant with A...
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48 Goldilocks and the Three Di...
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49 Animalia
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50 Dinosaurs Before Dark (Magi...
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51 A Big Ball of String
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52 A Birthday for Frances
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52 Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle
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54 Best Friends for Frances
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55 Horton Hears a Who!
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56 Rapunzel
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57 A Baby Sister for Frances
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58 Bedtime for Frances
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59 The House at Pooh Corner (W...
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60 Martha Speaks
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60 The Bravest Squirrel Ever (...
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60 The Mystic Princesses and t...
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63 I Know An Old Woman Who Swa...
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63 Five Little Speckled Frogs
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65 The Bravest Squirrel in the...
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65 Chemistry: The Atom and Ele...
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65 Cellular Biology: Organelle...
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68 The Tree [With CD]
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68 BOB Books Set 1: Beginning ...
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68 The Day No One Played Toget...
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71 The Sun Egg
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72 Grandfather Twilight
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73 Three Tales of My Father's ...
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74 Another Monster at the End ...
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74 The Stinky Cheese Man: And ...
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76 King Bidgood's in the Bathtub
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77 Put Me in the Zoo
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78 See How It's Made: Clothes,...
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79 A Frog Prince
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80 Angelina Ballerina
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81 I Know an Old Lady Who Swal...
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81 Sam, Bangs & Moonshine
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83 Julius, the Baby of the World
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84 Doctor De Soto
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85 The Hat
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86 Gingerbread Baby
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87 The Complete Adventures of ...
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88 The Dumb Bunnies (The Dumb ...
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88 Hailstones and Halibut Bones
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88 When I Grow Up: P.J. Style
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88 Pink Snow and Other Weird W...
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88 Zapato Power: Freddy Ramos ...
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88 Stink: The Incredible Shrin...
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88 Dotty
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88 Jaylin's RV Adventure, Ther...
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88 We've Seen Santa
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88 A Reel Cool Summer
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88 Snake and Lizard
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88 Puzzled by Pink
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88 Me and Bert and the school pet
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Bri  Ahearn It amuses me to see Dare Wright's books on a "for six year olds" list!


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