Classic children's literature - Kindergarten through Grade 6

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Classic children's literature - Kindergarten through Grade 6

    Classic children's literature - Kindergarten through Grade 6

    * Recommended children's literature for K-3, either for reading by children or for reading to them. Adamson, Joy

    ; Born Free Aesop

    ; Fables* Alcott, Louisa May

    ; Little Women Andersen, Hans Christian ; Fairy tales Atwater, Richard and Florence ; Mr. Popper's Penguins* Bailey, Carolyn Sherwin ; Miss Hickory Barrie, J.M.

    ; Peter Pan Baum, L. Frank

    ; The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Bemelmans, Ludwig Madeline series Bond, Michael A Bear Called Paddington Boston, L.M.

    ; The Children of Green Knowe Brink, Carol Ryrie

    ; Caddie Woodlawn Brown, Margaret Wise

    ; Goodnight, Moon* Brunhoff, Jean de

    ; The Story of Babar* Burnett, Frances Hodgson ; The Secret Garden Burton, Virginia Lee

    ; Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel* Butterworth, Oliver

    ; The Enormous Egg Clark, Ann Nolan

    ; Secret of the Andes Cleary, Beverly

    ; Henry Huggins series Coatsworth, Elizabeth

    ; The Cat Who Went to Heaven Dalgliesh, Alice

    ; The Bears on Hemlock Mountain*

    ; The Courage of Sarah Noble* De Angeli, Marguerite

    ; The Door in the Wall De Jong, Meindert

    ; The House of Sixty Fathers

; The Wheel on the School Dodge, Mary Mapes

    ; Hans Brinker, or the Silver Skates Du Bois, William Pene ; The Twenty-One Balloons Edmonds, Walter D.

    ; The Matchlock Gun Estes, Eleanor

    ; Ginger Pye

    ; Moffats series Farley, Walter

    ; The Black Stallion Field, Rachel

    ; Hitty, Her First Hundred Years Fritz, Jean

    ; The Cabin Faced West Gilbreth, Frank B. and ; Ernestine G. Carey ; Cheaper By the Dozen Gipson, Fred

    ; Old Yeller Godden, Rumer

    ; The Mousewife* Grahame, Kenneth

    ; The Reluctant Dragon* ; The Wind in the Willows Gray, Elizabeth Janet ; Adam of the Road Grimm, Jacob and Wilhelm ; Grimm's Fairy Tales Hawes, Charles

    ; The Dark Frigate Haywood, Carolyn

    ; Betsy series* Henry, Marguerite

    ; King of the Wind ; Misty of Chincoteague Keith, Harold

    ; Rifles for Watie Kelly, Eric

    ; The Trumpeter of Krakow Kipling, Rudyard

    ; Captains Courageous ; Just So Stories for Little Children*

    ; The Jungle Books Kjelgaard, Jim

    ; Big Red Knight, Eric

    ; Lassie Come Home Krumgold, Joseph

    ; ...and Now Miguel ; Onion John LaFarge, Oliver

    ; Laughing Boy Lamb, Charles and Mary ; Tales from Shakespear Latham, Jean Lee

    ; Carry on, Mr. Bowditch Lawson, Robert

    ; Ben & Me

    ; Rabbit Hill Leaf, Munro

    ; The Story of Ferdinand* Lear, Edward

    ; Book of Nonsense* Lenski, Lois

    ; Strawberry Girl Lewis, C.S.

    ; Chronicles of Narnia series Lindgren, Astrid

    ; Pippi Longstocking series Lofting, Hugh

    ; Doctor Doolittle series London, Jack

    ; The Call of the Wild ; White Fang MacDonald, Betty

    ; Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle MacGregor, Ellen

    ; Miss Pickerell series McCloskey, Robert

    ; Blueberries for Sal* ; Homer Price

    ; Make Way for Ducklings* McSwigan, Marie

    ; Snow Treasure Meigs, Cornelia

    ; Invincible Louisa Milne, A.A.

    ; The House at Pooh Corner*

    ; Now We Are Six* ; When We Were Very Young*

    ; Winnie-the-Pooh* Minarik, Else Holmelund ; Little Bear Montgomery, L.M.

    ; Anne of Green Gables Mukerji, Dhan Ghopal ; Gay-Neck, the Story of a Pigeon

     Norton, Mary

    ; The Borrowers series O'Hara, Mary

    ; My Friend Flicka Pearce, Philippa

    ; Tom's Midnight Garden Perrault, Charles ; Cinderella* Potter, Beatrix

    ; The Tale of Peter Rabbit* Pyle, Howard

    ; The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood Rey, H.A.

    ; Curious George series* Richter, Conrad

    ; The Light in the Forest Selden, George

    ; The Cricket in Times Square* Seuss, Dr.

    ; The Cat in the Hat* Sewell, Anna

    ; Black Beauty Sorenson, Virginia ; Miracles on Maple Hill Speare, Elizabeth George ; The Witch of Blackbird Pond Sperry, Armstrong ; Call It Courage Spyri, Johanna

    ; Heidi Steinbeck, John

    ; The Red Pony Stevenson, Robert Louis ; A Child's Garden of Verses*

    ; Kidnapped

    ; Treasure Island Travers, Pamela L. ; Mary Poppins series Van Loon, Hendrik ; The Story of Mankind White, E.B.

    ; Charlotte's Web ; Stuart Little Wilder, Laura Ingalls ; Little House series Williams, Margery ; The Velveteen Rabbit* Wyss, Johann

    ; Swiss Family Robinson

     Zion, Gene

    ; Harry the Dirty Dog* Classic children's Literature - Grades 7 and 8 Middle school and junior high. Reading now has some tough competition for your child's attention. Use well-chosen classic children's lAlcott, Louisa May

    ; Little Men Bagnold, Enid

    ; National Velvet Blackmore, Richard D. ; Lorna Doone Boulle, Pierre

    ; The Bridge over the River Kwai Bradbury, Ray

    ; Dandelion Wine ; Fahrenheit 451 ; The Illustrated Man ; Martian Chronicles Buchan, John

    ; The Thirty-Nine Steps Bunyan, John

    ; The Pilgrim's Progress Carroll, Lewis

    ; Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

    ; Through the Looking Glass Clark, Walter

    ; The Ox-Bow Incident Cooper, James Fenimore ; The Deerslayer ; The Last of the Mohicans Curie, Eve

    ; Madame Curie: A Biography Dana, Richard Henry ; Two Years before the Mast Day, Clarence

    ; Life with Father Defoe, Daniel

    ; Robinson Crusoe Dickens, Charles

    ; A Christmas Carol Douglas, Lloyd C.

    ; The Robe Doyle, Arthur Conan ; Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Dumas, Alexander

    ; The Count of Monte Christo

    ; The Three Musketeers Du Maurier, Daphne ; Rebecca Edmonds, Walter D. ; Drums along the Mohawk Ferber, Edna

    ; Cimarron Forbes, Esther

    ; Johnny Tremain Forester, C.S.

    ; The African Queen ; The Hornblower series Frank, Anne

    ; Diary of a Young Girl Frost, Robert

    ; Poems Gallico, Paul

    ; The Snow Goose

    Gunther, John

    ; Death Be Not Proud Guthrie, A.B.

    ; The Big Sky Haggard, H. Rider ; King Solomon's Mines Hansberry, Lorraine ; Raisin in the Sun Hemingway, Ernest ; The Old Man and the Sea Hersey, John

    ; A Bell for Adano ; Hiroshima

    ; The Wall Heyerdahl, Thor

    ; Kon-Tiki Hilton, James

    ; Goodbye, Mr. Chips

    ; Lost Horizon Hudson, W.H.

    ; Green Mansions Hughes, Richard

    ; A High Wind in Jamaica Hugo, Victor

    ; The Hunchback of Notre Dame Irving, Washington ; The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Keller, Helen

    ; Story of My Life Kennedy, John F. ; Profiles in Courage Kipling, Rudyard ; Kim Knowles, John

    ; A Separate Peace Lee, Harper

    ; To Kill a Mockingbird London, Jack

    ; The Sea Wolf Lord, Walter

    ; A Night to Remember Malory, Sir Thomas ; Le Morte d'Arthur Maxwell, Gavin

    ; Ring of Bright Water McCullers, Carson ; Member of the Wedding Michener, James

    ; The Bridges at Toko-Ri Mitchell, Margaret ; Gone with the Wind Nordhoff, Charles and J.N. Hall

    ; Mutiny on the Bounty O'Dell, Scott

    ; Island of the Blue Dolphins Orczy, Baroness Emma ; The Scarlet Pimpernel Paton, Alan

    ; Cry, the Beloved Country Pyle, Howard

    ; Men of Iron Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan

    ; The Yearling Renault, Mary

    ; The King Must Die Roberts, Kenneth ; Northwest Passage Saint-Exupery, Antoine de

; The Little Prince

    ; Wind, Sand and Stars Saki

    ; Stories Schaefer, Jack

    ; Shane Scott, Sir Walter

    ; Ivanhoe Shelley, Mary

    ; Frankenstein Smith, Betty

    ; A Tree Grows in Brooklyn Steinbeck, John

    ; The Pearl

    ; Tortilla Flat Stevenson, Robert Louis

    ; The Black Arrow

    ; The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Stoker, Bram

    ; Dracula Thurber, James

    ; The Thurber Carnival Tolkien, J.R.R.

    ; The Hobbit

    ; The Lord of the Rings Literature to try to keep reading from disappearing from your child's radar screen! Twain, Mark

    ; The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    ; The Adventures of Tom Sawyer ; A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

    ; Innocents Abroad

    ; Life on the Mississippi ; The Prince and the Pauper Verne, Jules

    ; Around the World in Eighty Days

    ; Journey to the Center of the Earth

    ; Mysterious Island

    ; 20,000 Leagues under the Sea Wallace, Lewis

    ; Ben-Hur Washington, Booker T.

    ; Up from Slavery Wells, H.G.

    ; The Time Machine

    ; War of the Worlds Wharton, Edith

    ; Ethan Frome Wilder, Thornton

    ; The Bridge of San Luis Rey Wister, Owen

    ; The Virginian Yates, Elizabeth

    ; Amos Fortune, Free Man Classic children's literature - Grades 9 through 12 Note that some of these children's literature listings are actually plays. Agee, James

    ; A Death in the Family Anderson, Sherwood

; Winesburg, Ohio Austen, Jane

    ; Emma

    ; Northanger Abbey ; Pride and Prejudice ; Sense and Sensibility Baldwin, James

    ; Go Tell It on the Mountain Balzac, Honore de

    ; Pere Goriot Beckett, Samuel

    ; Waiting for Godot The Bible

    ; Old Testament ; New Testament Bolt, Robert

    ; A Man for All Seasons Bronte, Charlotte

    ; Jane Eyre Bronte, Emily

    ; Wuthering Heights Browning, Robert

    ; Poems Buck, Pearl

    ; The Good Earth Butler, Samuel

    ; The Way of All Flesh Camus, Albert

    ; The Plague

    ; The Stranger Cather, Willa

    ; Death Comes for the Archbishop

    ; My Antonia Cervantes, Miguel

    ; Don Quixote Chaucer, Geoffrey

    ; The Canterbury Tales Chekhov, Anton

    ; The Cherry Orchard Chopin, Kate

    ; The Awakening Collins, Wilkie

    ; The Moonstone Conrad, Joseph

    ; Heart of Darkness ; Lord Jim

    ; The Secret Sharer ; Victory Crane, Stephen

    ; The Red Badge of Courage


    ; The Divine Comedy Defoe, Daniel

    ; Moll Flanders Dickens, Charles

    ; Bleak House

    ; David Copperfield ; Great Expectations ; Hard Times

    ; Oliver Twist

    ; A Tale of Two Cities Dickinson, Emily

    ; Poems Dinesen, Isak

    ; Out of Africa Dostoevski, Fyodor

    ; Brothers Karamazov ; Crime and Punishment Dreiser, Theodore

    ; An American Tragedy ; Sister Carrie Eliot, George

    ; Adam Bede

    ; Middlemarch

    ; Mill on the Floss ; Silas Marner Eliot, T.S.

    ; Murder in the Cathedral Ellison, Ralph

    ; Invisible Man Emerson, Ralph Waldo ; Essays Faulkner, William

    ; Absalom, Absalom! ; As I Lay Dying ; Intruder in the Dust ; Light in August ; The Sound and the Fury Fielding, Henry

    ; Joseph Andrews ; Tom Jones Fitzgerald, F. Scott ; The Great Gatsby ; Tender Is the Night Flaubert, Gustave

    ; Madame Bovary Forster, E.M.

    ; A Passage to India ; A Room with a View Franklin, Benjamin

    ; The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin Galsworthy, John

; The Forsyte Saga Golding, William

    ; Lord of the Flies Goldsmith, Oliver

    ; She Stoops to Conquer Graves, Robert

    ; I, Claudius Greene, Graham

    ; The Heart of the Matter ; The Power and the Glory Hamilton, Edith

    ; Mythology Hardy, Thomas

    ; Far From the Madding Crowd ; Jude the Obscure

    ; The Mayor of Casterbridge ; The Return of the Native ; Tess of the D'Urbervilles Hawthorne, Nathaniel

    ; The House of the Seven Gables

    ; The Scarlet Letter Hemingway, Ernest

    ; A Farewell to Arms ; For Whom the Bell Tolls ; The Sun Also Rises Henry, O.

    ; Stories Hersey, John

    ; A Single Pebble Hesse, Hermann

    ; Demian

    ; Siddhartha

    ; Steppenwolf Homer

    ; The Iliad

    ; The Odyssey Hughes, Langston

    ; Poems Hugo, Victor

    ; Les Miserables Huxley, Aldous

    ; Brave New World Ibsen, Henrik

    ; A Doll's House

    ; An Enemy of the People ; Ghosts

    ; Hedda Gabler

    ; The Master Builder ; The Wild Duck James, Henry

    ; The American

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