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Top Titles for Ages 2 to 5


  • The Three Bears 
  • Velveteen Rabbit, The (by )
  • Tale of Peter Rabbit (by )
  • Story of the Three Little Pigs, The (by )
  • Golden Goose Book, The (by )
  • Three Blind Mice (by )
  • The Tale of Mr. Tod (by )
  • Mother Earth's Children; The Frolics of ... (by )
  • The Ugly Duckling (by )
  • Mother Goose's Nursery Rhymes : A Collec... (by )
  • The House That Jack Built (by )
  • Denslow's Three Bears (by )
  • Baby's Abc Book 
  • The velveteen rabbit; or, How toys becom... (by )
  • Little Mary; Or, The Picture-Book 
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Top Titles for Age 6


  • The Story of Chicken Little: Rhymed and ... (by )
  • The Fables of Aesop (by )
  • Picture Book Garden 
  • Johnny Crow's Garden; A Picture Book (by )
  • Adventures of Sonny Bear (by )
  • Aesops Fables (by )
  • The Little Red Balloon (by )
  • Cinderella; Or, The Little Glass Slipper... 
  • The Little People of the Snow (by )
  • The Purple Cow! (by )
  • Stories for Little Children (by )
  • The Story of Chicken Little: Rhymed and ... (by )
  • Aunt Friendly's Gift (by )
  • Jack and the Beanstalk and Other Stories 
  • Jack and the Beanstalk 
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Top Titles for Age 7


  • Dutch Twins, The (by )
  • Just so Stories (by )
  • The Adventures of Pinocchio (by )
  • Mrs. Peter Rabbit (by )
  • Raggedy Andy Stories: Introducing the Li... (by )
  • Pollyanna (by )
  • The Three Jovial Huntsmen (by )
  • A Book of Discoveries (by )
  • The Song of Hiawatha (by )
  • Little Almond Blossoms : A Book of Chine... (by )
  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (by )
  • Bambi ṿald mayśele (by )
  • Pollyanna (by )
  • Ozma of Oz (by )
  • The History of Little Goody Two-Shoes : ... (by )
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Top Titles for Age 8


  • Five Children and It, Version 2 (by )
  • Cottage Verses for Young Readers (by )
  • Dickens' Stories about Children Every Ch... (by )
  • Bimbi : Stories for Children (by )
  • The Jungle Book (by )
  • Little Lord Fauntleroy (by )
  • The Tale of Lam-Ang and the Fire Giant (by )
  • Heidi (by )
  • Understood Betsy (by )
  • The Phantom Rickshaw (by )
  • What Shall We Do Now Over Five Hundred G... (by )
  • The sleeping beauty (by )
  • The Happy Prince and Other Tales and a H... (by )
  • Zanzibar Tales (by )
  • Heidi (by )
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Top Titles for Age 9


  • The Wonder Clock (by )
  • Grimm's Fairy Tales (by )
  • The Hunting of the Snark (by )
  • Grimm's Fairy Tales (version 2) (by )
  • The Little Story-Teller : A Selection of... 
  • The Rose and the Ring (by )
  • What Katy Did at School (by )
  • What Katy Did at School (by )
  • Tanglewood Tales (by )
  • Peter and Wendy (by )
  • The Complete Book of Nonsense (by )
  • Tanglewood Tales (by )
  • Second Jungle Book, The (by )
  • Christmas Carol, A (by )
  • Piccino, And Other Child Stories (by )
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Top Titles for Age 10


  • Peterkin Papers, The (by )
  • The Raven (by )
  • The Four Million (by )
  • The Light Princess (by )
  • Madame How and Lady Why; Or, First Lesso... (by )
  • Treasure Island (by )
  • Dutch Courage and Other Stories (by )
  • The Light Princess (by )
  • Ben Comee : A Tale of Rogers's Rangers, ... (by )
  • The Raven (by )
  • Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea (by )
  • Four Million, The (by )
  • Winnetou, The Apache Knight (by )
  • The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (by )
  • The story of Captain Meriwether Lewis an... (by )
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Top Titles for Age 11


  • Pride and Prejudice (by )
  • The Crescent Moon (by )
  • The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (by )
  • Lost in the Jungle 
  • Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (by )
  • The Three Musketeers (by )
  • Railway Children, The (by )
  • Merry Adventures of Robin Hood, The (by )
  • The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (by )
  • Adventures of Tom Sawyer, The (by )
  • Pride and Prejudice (by )
  • The King of the Golden River (by )
  • King of the Golden River, The (by )
  • The Wide, Wide World (by )
  • Cricket on the Hearth, The (by )
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Top Titles for Age 12


  • Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. Th... (by )
  • Hound of the Baskervilles, The (dramatic... (by )
  • The Land That Time Forgot (by )
  • The Sketch-Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent (by )
  • Oliver Twist (by )
  • Kim (by )
  • The Magic Pudding (by )
  • Kim (by )
  • Wonderful Adventures of Nils, The (by )
  • Stories of World History (by )
  • The Prisoner of Zenda (by )
  • The Making of the Great West, 1512-1883 (by )
  • A Boy I Knew : Four Dogs, And Some More ... (by )
  • 'Captains Courageous'' (by )
  • Lost World, The (by )
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Top Titles for Age 13


  • Around the World in Eighty Days (by )
  • Eight Cousins (by )
  • Stories from Livy (by )
  • Pygmalion (by )
  • Jane Eyre (by )
  • Jane Eyre (by )
  • War of the Worlds, The (by )
  • Famous Voyages of the Great Discoverers (by )
  • Eight Cousins (by )
  • A Book of Golden Deeds (by )
  • Rootabaga Stories (by )
  • White Fang (by )
  • Robinson Crusoe (by )
  • Ragged Dick (by )
  • Rootabaga Stories (by )
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Top Titles for Age 14


  • Fathers and Sons (by )
  • Riddle of the Sands, The (by )
  • The Oregon Trail (by )
  • Fathers and Sons 
  • Tom Brown's School Days : By Thomas Hugh... (by )
  • Riddle of the Sands (by )
  • Frankenstein (dramatic reading) (by )
  • Frankenstein : Or, The Modern Prometheus... (by )
  • The Barber of Seville; A Comic Opera in ... (by )
  • Arms and the Man (by )
  • The Complete Works of Edgar Allen Poe (by )
  • The Story of Mankind (by )
  • The Life of Abraham Lincoln 
  • Oregon Trail, The (by )
  • Sense and Sensibility (by )
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Top Titles for Age 15


  • My Man Jeeves (by )
  • Dracula (by )
  • The Devil's Pool (by )
  • My Man Jeeves (by )
  • Lord Jim (by )
  • The Road Not Taken : An Introduction To ... (by )
  • Midsummer Night's Dream, A (by )
  • A Midsummer-Night's Dream (by )
  • My Man Jeeves (by )
  • Rome Express, The (by )
  • The Rome Express (by )
  • Agnes Grey (by )
  • Les Miserables (by )
  • The sign of the four and other stories (by )
  • The Golden Bough (by )
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Top Titles for Age 16


  • Heart of Darkness (by )
  • The Adventures of Captain Horn (by )
  • Hamlet (by )
  • Shakespeare's King Lear (by )
  • Shakespeare's King Lear (by )
  • The Promised Land, By Mary Antin; (by )
  • Cyrano de Bergerac (by )
  • Don Quixote - Vol. 1 (by )
  • The Story of King Arthur and His Knights (by )
  • Heart of Darkness (version 2) (by )
  • The Adventures of Captain Horn (by )
  • Man Who Would Be King, The (by )
  • Uncle Vanya (by )
  • The Travels of Marco Polo (by )
  • Metamorphosis, The (by )
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Top Titles for Age 17


  • The Trial (by )
  • The Scarlet Pimpernel (by )
  • Woman in White, The (by )
  • Faust I (by )
  • The Fortunes and Misfortunes of the Famo... (by )
  • Tartuffe (by )
  • The Turn of the Screw (by )
  • The Grapes of Wrath (by )
  • A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (by )
  • To Have and to Hold (by )
  • The Seven Pillars of Wisdom (by )
  • Thirty-nine Steps, The (by )
  • The Arabian Nights (by )
  • Idiot, The (Part 01 and 02) (by )
  • The Trial (by )
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Top Titles for Age 18


  • Walden; Or, Life in the Woods : Volume 2 (by )
  • Middlemarch (by )
  • Looking Backward from 2000 to 1887 (by )
  • The Picture of Dorian Gray (by )
  • The yellow wallpaper (by )
  • Leaves of Grass (by )
  • The Picture of Dorian Gray (by )
  • Utopia (by )
  • Love Letters of Abelard and Heloise, The (by )
  • Utopia (by )
  • Far from the Madding Crowd (by )
  • Where Angels Fear to Tread (by )
  • The Yellow Wallpaper (by )
  • Ivanhoe (by )
  • The Age of Innocence (by )
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Top Titles for Ages 18+


  • The Decameron Volume 1 (by )
  • The New Atlantis (by )
  • Twelve Years a Slave. Narrative of Solom... (by )
  • The Pilgrim's Progress (by )
  • History of the Decline and Fall of the R... (by )
  • The Great Learning (by )
  • Tender Buttons: Objects, Food, Rooms (by )
  • Tender Buttons (by )
  • The Sun Also Rises (by )
  • The Prince (by )
  • Decameron, The (by )
  • The Dialogues of Plato (by )
  • Gulliver's Travels (by )
  • The Surprising Adventures of Baron Munch... (by )
  • Moonfleet (by )
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