Children's books I wish I read as a kid
As adults, we can read children's books, but it is not the same as reading the book as a kid.
1 Winnie-the-Pooh
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2 Harry Potter and the Sorcer...
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4.38 of 5 stars 4.38 avg rating — 2,646,485 ratings
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3 The Lion, the Witch, and th...
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 903,855 ratings
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4 The Golden Compass (His Dar...
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3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 668,952 ratings
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5 The Secret Garden
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4.09 of 5 stars 4.09 avg rating — 460,579 ratings
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6 The Little Prince
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4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 440,734 ratings
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7 The Witches
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4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 147,003 ratings
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8 Mary Poppins (Mary Poppins,...
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4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 61,302 ratings
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9 Wyndano's Cloak
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4.32 of 5 stars 4.32 avg rating — 28 ratings
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10 Goblinheart
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4.65 of 5 stars 4.65 avg rating — 72 ratings
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11 The Lorax
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4.36 of 5 stars 4.36 avg rating — 154,176 ratings
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12 Peter Nimble and His Fantas...
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3.99 of 5 stars 3.99 avg rating — 2,916 ratings
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13 Inkheart (Inkworld, #1)
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3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 221,279 ratings
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14 Howl's Moving Castle (Howl'...
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4.29 of 5 stars 4.29 avg rating — 85,238 ratings
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15 Little Women (Little Women,...
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3.99 of 5 stars 3.99 avg rating — 933,386 ratings
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16 Treasure Island
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3.79 of 5 stars 3.79 avg rating — 196,531 ratings
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17 The Phantom Tollbooth
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4.21 of 5 stars 4.21 avg rating — 128,735 ratings
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18 Goodnight Moon
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4.26 of 5 stars 4.26 avg rating — 179,176 ratings
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19 The Magic of Finkleton (Fin...
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20 The Velveteen Rabbit
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4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 133,918 ratings
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21 The Fellowship of the Ring ...
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4.29 of 5 stars 4.29 avg rating — 1,114,160 ratings
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22 The Bad Beginning (A Series...
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23 The Last Unicorn (The Last ...
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24 Tuck Everlasting
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3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 126,391 ratings
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25 The Wonderful Wizard of Oz ...
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26 Little House on the Prairie...
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27 The Indian in the Cupboard ...
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27 Holes (Holes, #1)
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29 The Neverending Story
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30 Into the Wild (Warriors, #1)
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31 Harold and the Purple Crayon
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32 The Mysterious Benedict Soc...
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33 Neurology: The Amazing Cent...
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34 Chemistry: The Atom and Ele...
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35 Cellular Biology: Organelle...
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36 The Iron Man: A Children's ...
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3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 3,272 ratings
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36 The Chronicles of Narnia (C...
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4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 275,953 ratings
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36 Super Smart WORKOUT Series #1
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4.35 of 5 stars 4.35 avg rating — 17 ratings
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39 Make Way for Ducklings
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4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 51,171 ratings
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40 Harry Potter and the Half-B...
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4.48 of 5 stars 4.48 avg rating — 1,157,232 ratings
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41 Harry Potter and the Deathl...
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4.57 of 5 stars 4.57 avg rating — 1,195,901 ratings
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42 Little House in the Big Woo...
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4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 108,689 ratings
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43 Declan Grows Up: It's Just ...
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44 Momo
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4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 19,038 ratings
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45 Free to Be...You and Me
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46 My Book of Amazing Achievem...
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47 Ramona Quimby, Age 8 (Ramon...
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48 Fablehaven (Fablehaven, #1)
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4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 69,779 ratings
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48 The Wind in the Willows
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3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 88,615 ratings
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50 The Westing Game
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4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 81,735 ratings
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50 On the Banks of Plum Creek ...
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4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 61,040 ratings
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52 Alice's Adventures in Wonde...
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53 Harry Potter and the Chambe...
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4.29 of 5 stars 4.29 avg rating — 1,198,749 ratings
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54 Dragon Rider
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3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 44,879 ratings
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54 Charlie and the Chocolate F...
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4.08 of 5 stars 4.08 avg rating — 332,434 ratings
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56 Harry Potter and the Order ...
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57 The Long Winter (Little Hou...
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 31,959 ratings
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58 Wonder
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4.42 of 5 stars 4.42 avg rating — 113,113 ratings
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59 Stellaluna
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4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 53,955 ratings
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60 Pippi Longstocking
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4.09 of 5 stars 4.09 avg rating — 85,100 ratings
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61 Four is a little, Four is a...
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62 The Gormenghast Novels (Gor...
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63 Cellular Biology: Organelle...
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64 I Was a Teenage Fairy
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65 The Doll People (Doll Peopl...
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66 The House in the Night
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3.84 of 5 stars 3.84 avg rating — 3,775 ratings
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66 The Paper Bag Princess
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4.31 of 5 stars 4.31 avg rating — 23,434 ratings
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68 Moon Over Manifest
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4.02 of 5 stars 4.02 avg rating — 15,924 ratings
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69 Theodosia and the Serpents ...
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69 Daddy-Long-Legs
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4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 15,532 ratings
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71 Harry Potter and the Prison...
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4.46 of 5 stars 4.46 avg rating — 1,240,885 ratings
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72 Harry Potter and the Goblet...
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4.47 of 5 stars 4.47 avg rating — 1,200,661 ratings
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73 Wilbur und Charlotte
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4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 613,560 ratings
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74 The Graveyard Book
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4.09 of 5 stars 4.09 avg rating — 190,969 ratings
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75 The Thief Lord
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3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 47,565 ratings
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76 The True Meaning of Smekday
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 4,308 ratings
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76 Science Verse
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4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 1,319 ratings
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78 The Slippery Slope (A Serie...
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79 Anne of Green Gables
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4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 375,399 ratings
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80 Redwall (Redwall, #1)
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4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 50,455 ratings
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81 Anastasia Krupnik (Anastasi...
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3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 8,438 ratings
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82 Island of the Aunts
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3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 4,965 ratings
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83 Breadcrumbs
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3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 6,294 ratings
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84 The Merchant of Death (Pend...
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3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 25,630 ratings
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85 The Enchanted Forest Chroni...
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4.46 of 5 stars 4.46 avg rating — 6,149 ratings
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86 Click Clack Moo: Cows That ...
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4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 42,591 ratings
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87 The Midwife's Apprentice
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3.69 of 5 stars 3.69 avg rating — 26,733 ratings
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88 Tales from Moominvalley (Th...
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4.29 of 5 stars 4.29 avg rating — 2,122 ratings
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88 The 13 Clocks
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90 Comet in Moominland (The Mo...
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91 So Mote it Be (Circle of Th...
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3.58 of 5 stars 3.58 avg rating — 912 ratings
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91 Unite or Die
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3.8 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 45 ratings
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91 Fairy Tales for the 21st Ce...
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91 The Bugville Critters Have ...
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3.78 of 5 stars 3.78 avg rating — 9 ratings
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91 Knife of Truth, Road to Megara
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3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 17 ratings
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91 Happy Birthday, Bad Kitty
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4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 2,069 ratings
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91 The Wind Boy
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4.14 of 5 stars 4.14 avg rating — 156 ratings
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91 Neverdark
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3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 108 ratings
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91 Princess Smartypants
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3.98 of 5 stars 3.98 avg rating — 789 ratings
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91 Honey the Hero
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4.48 of 5 stars 4.48 avg rating — 64 ratings
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message 2: by Erik (new)

Erik If I had read The Little Prince as a little kid, I would have been miserable.

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message 1: by [deleted user] (new)

Erik wrote: "If I had read The Little Prince as a little kid, I would have been miserable.

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Me too, I cried enough as it was.


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