The Boy in the Dress

The sharp and funny first novel for children from bestselling publishing phenomenon David Walliams. More

Sounder

Newbery Award–winning book that became an influential children’s work on race and class. More

Bridge to Terabithia

Newbery Medal–winning novel; a true modern classic and touchstone of children’s literature. More

A Light in the Attic

Classic collection of poems and illustrations by Shel Silverstein; ALA Notable Children’s Book. More

Howl’s Moving Castle

This popular novel stars one of the most beloved and charismatic characters in children’s literature. More

Henry Huggins

The debut novel from Newbery Medal–winning author Beverly Cleary. More

Michael Morpurgo

I like above all to share the excitement of my dreams and discoveries, my doubts and fears, my joys and my sorrows, to take my readers on new journeys with me. More

Beezus and Ramona

Newbery Medal winner; humorous and beloved tale of the ups and downs of sisterhood. More

Stuart Little

White’s beloved classic about a small mouse on a big adventure is a perennial bestseller. More

Journey to Jo’burg

Groundbreaking book set in South Africa during the apartheid era and banned by its government. More

Charlotte’s Web

Considered a classic of children’s literature; a novel of friendship, love, life, and death. More

Dodger

Michael L. Printz Honor Book from bestselling author Sir Terry Pratchett; rich with humor and wisdom. More

Tessa Duder

This week, I’ve been with Elena Ferrante in Naples, travelling The Silk Roads with Peter Frankopan... More

Red Scarf Girl

Searing memoir set during the height of the Cultural Revolution in China. More

Old Yeller

Instantly acclaimed, it has become one of the most beloved children’s classics ever written. More