The Carrot Seed

An early classic in children’s literature about perseverance; never out of print. More

Henry Huggins

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

I Can Read!

Inspired by an occasion in which she attempted to find an appropriate book for a young boy who had just learned to read, Boston librarian Virginia Haviland telephoned her friend Ursula Nordstrom, the head of children’s publishing at Harper & Brothers. More

Charlotte’s Web

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

Red Scarf Girl

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

The Giving Tree

Poignant, game-changing picture book for readers of all ages that has been a favorite for generations. More

Amelia Bedelia

The first book featuring the now-classic, hilariously literal-minded character Amelia Bedelia. More

Little Bear

The very first I Can Read! book has sold more than one million copies. More