Children's Literature

  • Spiritual Milk for Boston Babes

    Spiritual Milk for Boston Babes
    By, John Cotton
  • Period: to

    1600s

  • Orbis Sensualium Pictus

    Orbis Sensualium Pictus
    By, John Amos Comenius
  • Pilgrim's Progress

    Pilgrim's Progress
    By, John Bunyan
  • Histoires ou contes du temps passe

    Histoires ou contes du temps passe
    By, Charles Perrault
  • Robinson Crusoe

    Robinson Crusoe
    By, Daniel Defoe
  • A Little Pretty Pocketbook

    A Little Pretty Pocketbook
    By, John Newbery
  • Period: to

    1700s

  • Fabulous Histories, History of the Robins

    Fabulous Histories, History of the Robins
    By, Sarah Kirby Trimmer
  • Songs of Innocence

    Songs of Innocence
    By, Wiliam Blake
  • Moral Tales, Early Lessons

    Moral Tales, Early Lessons
    By, Maria Edgeworth
  • Period: to

    1800s

  • Kinder- und Hausmarchen

    Kinder- und Hausmarchen
    By, Jakob and Wilhelm Grimm
  • The Swiss Family Robinson

    The Swiss Family Robinson
    By, Johann Wyss
  • Tales of Peter Parley about America

    Tales of Peter Parley about America
    By, Samual and Charles Godrich
  • Fairy Tales

    Fairy Tales
    By, Hans Christian Andersen
  • A Christmas Carol

    A Christmas Carol
    By, Charles Dickens
  • A Book of Nonsense

    A Book of Nonsense
    By, Edward Lear
  • Rollo in Rome, Rollo's Tour in Europe

    Rollo in Rome, Rollo's Tour in Europe
    By, Jacob Abbott
  • Journey to the Center of the Earth

    Journey to the Center of the Earth
    By, Jules Verne
  • Hans Brinker, or the Silver Skates

    Hans Brinker, or the Silver Skates
    By, Mary Mapes Dodge
  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

    Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
    By, Lewis Carroll
  • Elsie Dinsmore

    Elsie Dinsmore
    By, Martha Farquharson Finley
  • Ragged Dick

    Ragged Dick
    By, Horatio Alger
  • Little Women

    Little Women
    By, Louisa May Alcott
  • Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea

    Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea
    By, Jules Verne
  • The Story of a Bad Boy

    The Story of a Bad Boy
    By, Thomas Bailey Aldrich
  • At the Back of the North WInd

    At the Back of the North WInd
    By, George Macdonald
  • The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
    By, Mark Twain
  • Black Beauty

    Black Beauty
    By, Anna Sewell
  • The Peterkin Papers

    The Peterkin Papers
    By, Lucretia P. Hale
  • Treasure Island

    Treasure Island
    By, Robert Louis Stevenson
  • The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood of Great Renown

    The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood of Great Renown
    Howard Pyle
  • Heidi

    Heidi
    Johanna Spyri
  • A Child's Garden of Verses

    A Child's Garden of Verses
    Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Hey Diddle Diddle and Baby Bunting

    Hey Diddle Diddle and Baby Bunting
    Randolph Caldecott
  • Little Lord Fauntleroy

    Little Lord Fauntleroy
    Frances Hodson Burnett
  • Casey at the Bat

    Casey at the Bat
    Ernest Thayer
  • Rhymes of Childhood

    Rhymes of Childhood
    James Whitcomb Riley
  • Pinocchio

    Pinocchio
    Carlo Colodi
  • The Wizard of Oz

    The Wizard of Oz
    L. Frank Baum
  • Period: to

    1900s

  • The Tale of Peter Rabbit

    The Tale of Peter Rabbit
    Beatrix Potter
  • Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm

    Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
    Kate Douglas Wiggin
  • Wind of the Willows

    Wind of the Willows
    Kenneth Grahame
  • Anne of Green Gables

    Anne of Green Gables
    Lucy M. Montgomery
  • The Secret Garden

    The Secret Garden
    Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • The Velveteen Rabbit

    The Velveteen Rabbit
    Margery Williams
  • Period: to

    1920s

  • Period: to

    1920s

  • Winnie-the-Pooh

    Winnie-the-Pooh
    A.A. Milne
  • Little House in the Big Woods

    Little House in the Big Woods
    Laura Ingalls Wilder
  • Period: to

    1930s

  • Mary Poppins

    Mary Poppins
    Pamela Travers
  • The Hobbit

    The Hobbit
    J.R.R Tolkien
  • Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel

    Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel
    Virgina Lee Burton
  • Madeline

    Madeline
    Lugwig Bemelmans
  • Curious George

    Curious George
    H.A. Ray
  • Make Way for Ducklings

    Make Way for Ducklings
    Robert McCloskey
  • Period: to

    1940s

  • The Little House

    The Little House
    Virginia Lee Burton
  • Many Moons

    Many Moons
    James Thurber
  • Rabbit Hill

    Rabbit Hill
    Robert Lawson
  • Strawberry Girl

    Strawberry Girl
    Lois Lenski
  • White Snow, Bright Snow

    White Snow, Bright Snow
    Alvin Tresselt
  • Goodnight Moon

    Goodnight Moon
    Margaret Wise Brown
  • The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

    The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe
    C.S. Lewis
  • Henry Huggins

    Henry Huggins
    Beverly Cleary
  • Period: to

    1950s

  • Charlotte's Web

    Charlotte's Web
    E.B. White
  • The Borrowers

    The Borrowers
    Mary Norton
  • Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl

    Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl
    Anne Frank
  • Bronzeville Boys and Girls

    Bronzeville Boys and Girls
    Gwendolyn Brooks
  • The Cat in the Hat

    The Cat in the Hat
    Dr. Seuss
  • Tom's Midnight Garden

    Tom's Midnight Garden
    Philippa Pearce
  • The Snowy Day

    The Snowy Day
    Ezra Jack Keats
  • A Wrinkle in Time

    A Wrinkle in Time
    Madeleine L'Engle
  • Period: to

    1960s

  • The Book of Three

    The Book of Three
    Lloyd Alexander
  • Where the Wild Things Are

    Where the Wild Things Are
    Maurice Sendak
  • Zeely

    Zeely
    Virginia Hamiliton
  • Wizard of Earthsea

    Wizard of Earthsea
    Ursula K.Le Guin
  • Corduroy

    Corduroy
    Don Freeman
  • Stevie

    Stevie
    John Steptoe
  • Summer of the Swans

    Summer of the Swans
    Besty Byars
  • Period: to

    1970s

  • Moja Means One: Swahili Counting Book

    Moja Means One: Swahili Counting Book
    Muriel Feelings
  • Annie and the Old One

    Annie and the Old One
    Miska Miles
  • Frog and Toad Together

    Frog and Toad Together
    Arnold Lobel
  • The Dark is Rising

    The Dark is Rising
    Susan Cooper
  • M.C. Higgins the Great

    M.C. Higgins the Great
    Virginia Hamilton
  • Dragon Wings

    Dragon Wings
    Lawrence Yep
  • The Hundred Penny Box

    The Hundred Penny Box
    Sharon Mathis
  • Tuck Everlasting

    Tuck Everlasting
    Natalie Babbitt
  • Strega Nona

    Strega Nona
    Tomie Depaola
  • Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry

    Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry
    Mildred Taylor
  • Hawk, I'm Your Brother

    Hawk, I'm Your Brother
    Byrd Baylor
  • What's the Big Idea, Ben Franklin?

    What's the Big Idea, Ben Franklin?
    Jean Fritz
  • One at a Time

    One at a Time
    David McCord
  • Bridge to Terabithia

    Bridge to Terabithia
    Katherine Paterson
  • The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses

    The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses
    Paul Goble
  • Jar of Dreams

    Jar of Dreams
    Yoshiko Uchida
  • Period: to

    1980s

  • Hiroshima No Pika

    Hiroshima No Pika
    Toshi Maruki
  • The Polar Express

    The Polar Express
    Chris Van Allsburg
  • Sarah, Plain and Tall

    Sarah, Plain and Tall
    Patricia Maclachlan
  • Going Home

    Going Home
    Nicholasa Mohr
  • Owl Moon

    Owl Moon
    Jane Yolen
  • Lincoln: A Photobiography

    Lincoln: A Photobiography
    Russell Freedman
  • Anthony Burns: The Defeat and Triumph of a Fugitive Slave

    Anthony Burns: The Defeat and Triumph of a Fugitive Slave
    Virginia Hamiltion
  • Nathaniel Talking

    Nathaniel Talking
    Eloise Greenfield
  • Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices

    Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices
    Paul Fleischman
  • Lon Po Po: A Red Riding Hood Story from China

    Lon Po Po: A Red Riding Hood Story from China
    Ed Young
  • Rainbow People

    Rainbow People
    Laurence Yep
  • The True Story of the Three Little Pigs

    The True Story of the Three Little Pigs
    Jon Scieszka
  • The Talking Eggs

    The Talking Eggs
    Robert D. San Souci
  • Number the Stars

    Number the Stars
    Lois Lowry
  • Tar Beach

    Tar Beach
    Faith Ringgold
  • Man from the Other Side

    Man from the Other Side
    Uri Orlev
  • Period: to

    1990s

  • Seven Blind Mice

    Seven Blind Mice
    Ed Young
  • Street Rhymes around the World

    Street Rhymes around the World
    Jane Yolen
  • Neighborhood Odes: Poems

    Neighborhood Odes: Poems
    Gary Soto
  • Taste of Salt: A Story of Modern Haiti

    Taste of Salt: A Story of Modern Haiti
    Frances Temple
  • Thirteen Moons on Turtle's Back: A Native American Year of the Moons

    Thirteen Moons on Turtle's Back: A Native American Year of the Moons
    Joseph Bruchac
  • Grandfather's Journey

    Grandfather's Journey
    Allen Say
  • The Giver

    The Giver
    Lois Lowry
  • Many Thousand Gone: African Americans from Slavery to Freedom

    Many Thousand Gone: African Americans from Slavery to Freedom
    Virgina Hamiton
  • Smoky Night

    Smoky Night
    Eve Bunting
  • Pink and Say

    Pink and Say
    Patricia Polacco
  • John Henry

    John Henry
    Julius Lester
  • Officer Buckle and Gloria

    Peggy Rathmann
  • Been Yesterdays: Poems of a Life

    Been Yesterdays: Poems of a Life
    Lee Bennett Hopkins
  • The Middle Passage: White Ships Black Cargo

    The Middle Passage: White Ships Black Cargo
    Tom Feelings
  • Navajo: Visions and Voices Across the Mesa

    Navajo: Visions and Voices Across the Mesa
    Shonto Begay
  • Parrot in the Oven: Mi Vida

    Parrot in the Oven: Mi Vida
    Victor Martinez
  • A View from Saturday

    A View from Saturday
    E.L. Konigsburg
  • Harlem

    Harlem
    Walter Dean Myers
  • Out of the Dust

    Out of the Dust
    Karen Hesse
  • Holes

    Holes
    Louis Sachar
  • Monster

    Monster
    Walter Dean Myers
  • Bud, Not Buddy

    Bud, Not Buddy
    Christopher Paul Curtis
  • Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World: The Extraordinary True Story of Shackleton and the Endurance

    Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World: The Extraordinary True Story of Shackleton and the Endurance
    Jennifer Armstrong
  • The Amber Spyglass

    The Amber Spyglass
    Philip Pullman
  • Sir Walter Ralegh and the Quest for El Dorado

    Sir Walter Ralegh and the Quest for El Dorado
    Marc Aronson
  • Period: to

    2000s

  • The Voice that Challenged the Nation: Marian Anderson and the Struggle for Equal Rights

    The Voice that Challenged the Nation: Marian Anderson and the Struggle for Equal Rights
    Russell Freedman
  • The Red Book

    The Red Book
    Barbara Lehman
  • The Book Thief

    The Book Thief
    Markus Zusak
  • American Born Chinese

    American Born Chinese
    Gene Luen Yang
  • Flotsam

    Flotsam
    David Wiesner
  • The Arrival

    The Arrival
    Shaun Tan
  • The Invention of Hugo Cabret

    The Invention of Hugo Cabret
    Brian Selznick
  • Wabi Sabi

    Wabi Sabi
    Mark Reibstein
  • The Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night

    The Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night
    Joyce Sidman
  • Okay for Now

    Okay for Now
    Gary Schmidt