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50 Brilliant Books Your Children Won’t Be Able to Put Down

50 Brilliant Books Your Children Won’t Be Able to Put Down

It’s usually easy to find something to read yourself, but when it comes to children’s literature, sometimes you have to pause for a moment and carefully consider the right book. Make sure that they are good enough to stimulate your child's mind and expand his or her knowledge 

Making a list of the most fascinating and instructive books for kids wasn’t an easy task to accomplish, however, we at Bright Side succeeded in picking 50 classic and modern children’s books to please every reader up to age 15.

  • The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster
  • Winnie-The-Pooh and All, All, All  by Alan Alexander Milne
  • Charlotte's Web  by Elwyn Brooks White
  • Black Beauty  by Anna Sewell
  • The Princess and the Goblin by George MacDonald
  • Bambi by Felix Salten
  • The Story of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting
  • Mr. Popper's Penguins  by Richard and Florence Atwater
  • A Bear Called Paddington  by Michael Bond
  • The Seventh Princess by  Eleanor Farjeon
  • Beatrix Potter the Complete Tales by Beatrix Potter
  • Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren
  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
  • The Borrowers by Mary Norton
  • A Little Princess  by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • How to Train Your Dragon by Cressida Cowell
  • The Snow Queen by Hans Christian Andersen
  • The Ugly Duckling, Hans Christian Andersen
  • The Ice Dragon by Edith Nesbit
  • Cipollino, the Little Onion by Gianni Rodari.
  • Evolution of Calpurnia Tate by Jacqueline Kelly
  • Just So Stories by Rudyard Kipling 
  • Cricket in Times Square by George Selden 
  • The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain
  • The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • Sword in the Stone by Terence Hanbury White
  • Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
  • The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery
  • The Railway Children  by Edith Nesbit
  • The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
  • Pollyanna by Eleanor Porter
  • Peter Pan by James Matthew Barrie
  • Heidi or Magic Valley by Johanna Spyri
  • "The Chronicles of Narnia" series by C. S Lewis
  • The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
  • Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt
  • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
  • Old Yeller by Fred Gypson
  • Caddie Woodlawn by Carol Ryrie Brink
  • The Little House Collection by  Laura Ingalls Wilder 
  • Thornton Burgess Animal Stories by  Thornton W. Burgess
  • A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle
  • Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Mary Poppins by Pamela Lyndon Travers
  • Very Little Red Riding Hood by Beate Teresa Hanika
  • Mysterious Island by Jules Verne
  • "Harry Potter" series by J.K. Rowling
  • Children of Captain Grant by Jules Verne
  • The Giver by Lois Lowry
  • Little Britches: Father and I Were Ranchers by Ralph Moody
Based on materials from teachbesideme