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.

Willa of the Wood (Willa, #1)
Nightbooks
Where the Watermelons Grow
City of Islands
Sammy's Spooktacular Halloween
It's Show and Tell, Dexter! (Dexter T. Rexter Series Book 2)
Dreaming Dangerous
The Door to the Lost
My Family Divided: One Girl's Journey of Home, Loss, and Hope
The Storm Keeper's Island
Lumberjanes, Vol. 9: On a Roll
The Princess and the Pit Stop
Mixed: A Colorful Story
The Dam Keeper: World Without Darkness
Sterling, Best Dog Ever

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    The Lost Continent (Wings of Fire, #11)
    Lumberjanes, Vol. 9: On a Roll
    Diary of Steve the Noob
    Bedtime Stories for Kids
    Worlds Collide (The Land of Stories, #6)
    Spy School Secret Service (Spy School, #5)
    Big Nate: A Good Old-Fashioned Wedgie
    A Scare of a Dare (Diary of a Minecraft Zombie, #1)
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    Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls 2
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    Percy Jackson and the Singer of Apollo
    Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingCity of Bones by Cassandra ClareDivergent by Veronica RothThe Lightning Thief by Rick RiordanThe Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
    Best Series
    2,875 books — 8,731 voters
    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
    3,900 books — 6,831 voters

    Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice SendakGreen Eggs and Ham by Dr. SeussThe Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric CarleCharlotte's Web by E.B. WhiteThe Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein
    Best children's books EVER
    1,410 books — 1,583 voters
    To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeePride and Prejudice by Jane AustenHarry Potter Series Box Set by J.K. RowlingJane Eyre by Charlotte BrontëThe Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
    Best Woman-Authored Books
    5,753 books — 3,963 voters

    The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. LewisHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingThe Hobbit by J.R.R. TolkienCharlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald DahlA Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle
    Best Children's Fantasy
    719 books — 1,109 voters
    The Lightning Thief by Rick RiordanThe Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsEragon by Christopher PaoliniThe Fellowship of the Ring by J.R.R. TolkienArtemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer
    What To Read After Harry Potter
    1,416 books — 5,453 voters

    Popular Childrens Books

    Charlotte's Web
    Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)
    Where the Wild Things Are
    The Giving Tree
    Green Eggs and Ham
    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Charlie Bucket, #1)
    Matilda
    Where the Sidewalk Ends
    Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter, #2)
    The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Chronicles of Narnia, #1)
    Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter, #3)
    The Little Prince
    The Cat in the Hat
    The Secret Garden

    Drew Daywalt
    Drew Daywalt The Day the Crayons Came Home
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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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    Erma Bombeck
    When God Created Mothers" When the Good Lord was creating mothers, He was into His sixth day of "overtime" when the angel appeared and said. "You're doing a lot of fiddling around on this one." And God said, "Have you read the specs on this order?" She has to be completely washable, but not plastic. Have 180 moveable parts...all replaceable. Run on black coffee and leftovers. Have a lap that disappears when she stands up. A kiss that can cure anything from a broken leg to a disappointed love aff ...more
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