The Boy in the Dress

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

Old Yeller

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

Red Scarf Girl

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

The Butterfly Lion

A moving story of enduring friendship, this is the award-winning favorite from a master storyteller. More

Henry Huggins

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

Sounder

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

Freaky Friday

Classic comedic children’s novel that is so funny it has been adapted into film three times. More

Journey to Jo’burg

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

Sabriel

A revolutionary story that made Nix a rising star in the fantasy genre. More

A Light in the Attic

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

Beezus and Ramona

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