Sounder

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

The Inklings

Clive Staples Lewis (better known as C. S. Lewis) loved nothing more than sitting in the back room of his favorite pub, The Eagle and Child, surrounded by his closest literary friends, including J. R. R. Tolkien. More

The Carrot Seed

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

Harry the Dirty Dog

Classic dog story; childhood favorite that has charmed readers for more than fifty years. More

Stuart Little

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

Old Yeller

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

Ursula Nordstrom

When Anne Carroll Moore, the powerful and opinionated superintendent of children’s work at the New York Public Library, asked Harper & Brothers editor Ursula Nordstrom why she felt qualified to produce children’s books, Nordstrom said only this: “Well, I am a former child, and I haven’t forgotten a thing.” More

A Light in the Attic

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

Freaky Friday

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