The 50 Best Books for Kids

In honor of Dr. Seuss's birthday (he'd be 108 this year) and the NEA's Read Across America Day on Friday, March 2, we decided it was time to put together the definitive list of best books for children. The task wasn't easy: After all, children's books are among the most indelible sources of memory—and therefore... read more
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Avg. score: 19 of 50 (38%)
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1
Where the Wild Things Are
2
Charlotte's Web
3
Goodnight Moon
4
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
5
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
6
The Cat in the Hat (Dr. Seuss)
7
A Wrinkle in Time
8
The Snowy Day
9
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
10
Knuffle Bunny
11
The Secret Garden
12
Harriet the Spy
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13
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Roald Dahl)
14
Madeline
15
The Hobbit
16
Phantom Tollbooth
17
The Complete Adventures of Curious George
18
Holes
19
Ramona the Pest
20
Chicka Chicka BOOM BOOM!
21
The Arrival
22
Matilda
23
The Tale of Peter Rabbit
24
Bark, George
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25
The Invention of Hugo Cabret (Brian Selznick)
26
Anna Hibiscus
27
Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse
28
A Light in the Attic (Shel Silverstein)
29
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing
30
George and Martha
31
The Watsons Go to Birmingham - 1963
32
Caps for Sale
33
From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
34
The Paper Bag Princess
35
Number the Stars
36
Olivia
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37
Coraline
38
Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11
39
Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters
40
Are You My Mother?
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