Our Favorite Classic Children's Books

Below are our favorite classic children's books. We loved these books as children and they still resonate with kids!  It took some time to compile this list. The next step will be to create book pages each one. In the meantime, you can find out more about these books by typing the title into the Amazon.com box at the bottom of the page. And, if we've left off a classic children's book, let us know!

5 Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed
A Bear Called Paddington
Alice in Wonderland
Amelia Bedelia
Andy and the Lion
Are You My Mother?
Bedtime For Frances
Blueberries for Sal
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What
       Do You See?
Caps for Sale
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom
Chicken Soup with Rice
Clifford the Big Red Dog
Curious George
Frog and Toad are Friends
Go Dog Go
Goldilocks and the Three Bears
Good Night Gorilla
Goodnight Moon
Green Eggs and Ham
Harold and the Purple Crayon
Harry the Dirty Dog
Horton Hatches the Egg
Horton Hears a Who
How the Grinch Stole Christmas
I Can't Said the Ant
I Know an Old Lady Who
       Swallowed a Fly
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie
Ira Sleeps Over
Katy and the Big Snow
Little Bear
Little Red Riding Hood
Little Toot
Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile
Make Way for Ducklings
Mary Poppins
Mike Mulligan & the Steam Shovel

Millions of Cats
Miss Nelson is Missing!
Morris Goes to School
Mouse Tales
No Jumping on the Bed
One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish...
Peter Pan
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Runaway Bunny
Scuffy the Tugboat
Sleeping Beauty
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
Stone Soup
Strega Nona
Sylvester and the Magic Pebble
The Adventures of Pinocchio
The Carrot Seed
The Cat in the Hat
The Elephant and the Bad Baby
The Fire Engine Book
The Five Chinese Brothers
The Gingerbread Boy
The Giving Tree
The Little Engine That Could
The Little House
The Little Red Caboose
The Little Red Hen
The Mitten
The Red Balloon
The Runaway Bunny
The Snowman
The Snowy Day
The Story of Babar
The Story of Ferdinand
The Tale of Peter Rabbit
The Teeny Tiny Woman
The Three Billy Goats Gruff
The Three Little Pigs
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
This is the House that Jack Built
Tikki Tikki Tembo
Twas the Night Before Christmas
Where the Wild Things Are
Winnie the Pooh

Where to now?

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Betsy, Cindy, and Virginia
(the teachers/sisters behind this website)

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