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Top Titles for Ages 2 to 5


  • The Ugly Duckling (by )
  • Denslow's Three Bears (by )
  • The Pied Piper of Hamelin .. (by )
  • Golden Goose Book, The (by )
  • Tale of Peter Rabbit (by )
  • Story of the Three Little Pigs, The (by )
  • The Velveteen Rabbit; Or, How Toys Becom... (by )
  • Baby's Lullaby Book : Mother Songs (by )
  • The Tale of Peter Rabbit (by )
  • The Hey Diddle Diddle Picture Book (by )
  • Three Little Pigs 
  • The Little Red Hen 
  • Little Bo Peep 
  • The Three Bears 
  • The House That Jack Built (by )
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Top Titles for Age 6


  • Johnny Crow's Garden (by )
  • The Little Red Balloon (by )
  • The Story Hour; A Book for the Home and ... (by )
  • Twas the Night before Christmas; A Visit... (by )
  • Adventures of Sonny Bear (by )
  • Picture Book Garden 
  • The Fables of Aesop (by )
  • Aesops Fables (by )
  • The Little Gingerbread Man (by )
  • Fairy Tales/By Hans Christian Andersen; ... (by )
  • Stories for Little Children (by )
  • Hans Christian Andersen: Fairytales and ... (by )
  • The National Nursery Book 
  • Jack and the Beanstalk 
  • Ferdinand Frog (by )
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Top Titles for Age 7


  • Raggedy Andy Stories : Introducing the L... (by )
  • The History of Little Goody Two Shoes : ... (by )
  • Raggedy Andy Stories : Introducing the L... (by )
  • The Tale of Buster Bumblebee (by )
  • Beauty and the Beast (by )
  • Pollyanna (by )
  • Old King Cole Mother Goose Melodies 
  • Mrs. Peter Rabbit (by )
  • Old Roly Bear Visits His Cousins (by )
  • The Green Fairy Book (by )
  • Dutch Twins, The (by )
  • Stories for Children. First Reader Grade (by )
  • Raggedy Ann stories (by )
  • Ozma of Oz (version 3) (by )
  • The Tale of Buster Bumblebee (by )
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Top Titles for Age 8


  • The Cuckoo Clock (by )
  • The Jungle Book (by )
  • Anne of Green Gables Illustrated by Anon... (by )
  • Puss in Boots 
  • Understood Betsy (by )
  • Little Lord Fauntleroy (by )
  • Wonderful Wizard of Oz, The (by )
  • Anne of Green Gables (by )
  • The Happy Prince and Other Tales and a H... (by )
  • Children Stories (by )
  • Heroes Every Child Should Know : Tales f... (by )
  • Little Lord Fauntleroy (by )
  • Jungle Book, The (by )
  • What Shall We Do Now Over Five Hundred G... (by )
  • Zanzibar tales told by natives of the ea... (by )
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Top Titles for Age 9


  • King Solomon's Mines (by )
  • Hunting of the Snark, The (by )
  • The Rose and the Ring (by )
  • Precious things: or, Winning words for y... (by )
  • Peter and Wendy (by )
  • The Complete Book of Nonsense (by )
  • What Katy Did at School (by )
  • Last Fairy Tales (by )
  • David Copperfield (by )
  • The Blue Fairy Book (by )
  • Christmas Carol, A (by )
  • Piccino, And Other Child Stories (by )
  • The Adventures of Columbus : Early Ameri... (by )
  • Read it LOUD!, Little Red Riding Hood (by )
  • The Second Jungle Book (by )
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Top Titles for Age 10


  • Carrots, Just a Little Boy and a Christm... (by )
  • The Story of Captain Meriwether Lewis an... (by )
  • Ben Comee; A Tale of Rogers's Rangers 17... (by )
  • Legend of Sleepy Hollow, The (by )
  • The Raven (by )
  • The Prince and the Page (by )
  • Under the Lilacs (by )
  • Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, The (by )
  • Dutch Courage and Other Stories (by )
  • The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (by )
  • The Four Million (by )
  • Hans Brinker or The Silver Skates (by )
  • Winnetou I (by )
  • The Light Princess (by )
  • The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (by )
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Top Titles for Age 11


  • The Three Musketeers (by )
  • Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (by )
  • The Three Musketeers (by )
  • The Wide, Wide World (by )
  • Water-Babies, The (by )
  • Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The (by )
  • Sea Fairies, The (by )
  • The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (by )
  • The Royal Book of Oz: In which the Scare... (by )
  • The Mysterious Island (by )
  • The thousand and one nights: the Arabian... (by )
  • Eyebright : A Story (by )
  • The Invisible Man (by )
  • Railway Children, The (by )
  • The Cricket on the Hearth (by )
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Top Titles for Age 12


  • Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. Th... (by )
  • Stories of World History (by )
  • Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (by )
  • Call of the Wild, The (by )
  • The Secret Garden (by )
  • Kim (by )
  • Broken Vase and Other Stories, The (by )
  • Red true story book (by )
  • A Boy I Knew : Four Dogs, And Some More ... (by )
  • Kidnapped (by )
  • The Broken Vase, And Other Stories : For... 
  • Oliver Twist (by )
  • Secret Garden, The (by )
  • The Count of Monte Cristo (by )
  • The Lost World (by )
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Top Titles for Age 13


  • Around the World in Eighty Days (version... (by )
  • The Mark of Zorro (by )
  • Rootabaga Stories (by )
  • A Narrative of the Life of David Crocket... (by )
  • A Book of Golden Deeds (by )
  • Further Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, T... (by )
  • Pygmalion (by )
  • Around the World in Eighty Days (by )
  • Eight Cousins (by )
  • Countess Julie (by )
  • Three Good Giants Whose Famous Deeds Are... (by )
  • The Old Curiosity Shop : Volume 1 (by )
  • Hunchback of Notre Dame, The (by )
  • Ragged Dick : Or, Street Life in New Yor... (by )
  • Eight Cousins (by )
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Top Titles for Age 14


  • The phantom of the opera (by )
  • Fathers and Sons (by )
  • Captain Blood (by )
  • Emma (by )
  • The Complete Works of Edgar Allen Poe (by )
  • The Life of Abraham Lincoln 
  • Sense and Sensibility (version 3) (by )
  • The Phantom of the Opera (by )
  • Princess and the Goblin, The (by )
  • Macbeth (by )
  • Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Cour... (by )
  • Tom Brown's School Days (by )
  • Sense and Sensibility (by )
  • Sense and Sensibility (by )
  • Tragedy of Macbeth, The (by )
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Top Titles for Age 15


  • The Devil's Pool (by )
  • Collected Stories of William Faulkner (by )
  • Mansfield Park (by )
  • Sign of the Four, The (by )
  • Dracula (by )
  • The Road Not Taken : An Introduction to ... (by )
  • The Writings of Mark Twain : Volume 1 (by )
  • Complete Letters of Mark Twain (by )
  • The Tempest (by )
  • The Red Badge of Courage 
  • Rome Express, The (by )
  • Great Expectations (by )
  • Mansfield Park (by )
  • Coral Island, The (by )
  • The Devil's Pool (by )
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Top Titles for Age 16


  • Uncle Vanya (by )
  • Heart of Darkness (version 2) (by )
  • The Promised Land, By Mary Antin; (by )
  • The Professor and Poems (by )
  • Lorna Doone, a Romance of Exmoor (by )
  • Quo Vadis (by )
  • The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of l... (by )
  • The Story of King Arthur and His Knights (by )
  • The Promised Land, By Mary Antin; (by )
  • King Lear (by )
  • Uncle Vanya (by )
  • The Prince and the Pauper 
  • The Prince and the Pauper (by )
  • Promised Land, The (by )
  • To the Lighthouse (by )
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Top Titles for Age 17


  • Idiot, The (Part 01 and 02) (by )
  • The Idiot (by )
  • The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. H... (by )
  • Woman in White, The (by )
  • The Fortunes and Misfortunes of the Famo... (by )
  • The Grapes of Wrath (by )
  • Wuthering Heights (by )
  • Animal Farm (by )
  • Julius Caesar (by )
  • The Seven Pillars of Wisdom (by )
  • Scarlet Pimpernel, The (by )
  • The Arabian Nights (by )
  • Scarlet Letter, The (by )
  • Tartuffe (by )
  • Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (by )
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Top Titles for Age 18


  • Middlemarch (by )
  • Anna Karenina (by )
  • Ivanhoe (by )
  • The Age of Innocence (by )
  • The Picture of Dorian Gray (by )
  • Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin, The (by )
  • Brothers Karamazov, The (by )
  • The Sonnets (by )
  • This side of paradise (by )
  • The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin (by )
  • The yellow wallpaper (by )
  • The Picture of Dorian Gray (by )
  • Picture Of Dorian Gray (1891 Version), T... (by )
  • Paradise Lost (by )
  • War and Peace (by )
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Top Titles for Ages 18+


  • The Pilgrim's Progress (by )
  • Last of the Mohicans, The (by )
  • Beyond Good and Evil (by )
  • Bleak House (by )
  • Decameron, The (by )
  • The genius (by )
  • The Sun Also Rises (by )
  • Moonfleet (by )
  • Art of War, The (by )
  • Vanity Fair (by )
  • A Raisin in the Sun Unabridged 25Th Anni... (by )
  • Nostromo (by )
  • The Great Learning 
  • Pilgrim's Progress, The (by )
  • The Surprising Adventures of Baron Munch... (by )
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