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Top 25 Must Have Books by Age Category

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Top Titles for Ages 2 to 5


  • Tale of Peter Rabbit (by )
  • The Little Engine That Could (by )
  • The Story of Ferdinand (by )
  • The Velveteen Rabbit; Or, How Toys Becom... (by )
  • The Ugly Duckling (by )
  • The Three Bears 
  • The House That Jack Built (by )
  • Little Bo Peep 
  • The Golden Goose Book, Being the Stories... (by )
  • Velveteen Rabbit, The (by )
  • Mother Goose's Nursery Rhymes : A Collec... (by )
  • Baby's Abc Book 
  • Story of the Three Little Pigs, The (by )
  • Johnny Crow's Party; Another Picture Boo... (by )
  • Little Bo-Peep; A Nursery Rhyme Picture ... 
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Top Titles for Age 6


  • The Adventures of Maya, The Bee (by )
  • The purple cow! (by )
  • Aunt Friendly's Gift (by )
  • Purple Cow, The (by )
  • The Fables of Aesop (by )
  • Jack and the Beanstalk 
  • Adventures of Sonny Bear (by )
  • The Marquis of Carabas Picture Book 
  • Ferdinand Frog (by )
  • Adventures of Sonny Bear (by )
  • The Story of Chicken Little: Rhymed and ... (by )
  • Little Red Balloon (by )
  • The Wise Gray Cat (by )
  • Pets and Playmates 
  • The National Nursery Book 
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Top Titles for Age 7


  • A Book of Discoveries. Illustrated by Go... (by )
  • The Song of Hiawatha (by )
  • Old King Cole (by )
  • Raggedy Andy Stories : Introducing the L... (by )
  • Old Roly Bear Visits His Cousins (by )
  • Just so Stories (by )
  • Just So Stories (version 3) (by )
  • Ozma de Oz (by )
  • The Dutch Twins (by )
  • Raggedy Ann Stories (version 2) (by )
  • The History of Little Goody Two-Shoes : ... (by )
  • Bambi (by )
  • Pollyanna (by )
  • The Three Jovial Huntsmen : One of R. Ca... (by )
  • Dutch Twins, The (by )
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Top Titles for Age 8


  • The Jungle Book (by )
  • The sleeping beauty (by )
  • Children Stories (by )
  • The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (th... (by )
  • Rainbows for Children (by )
  • The Phantom Rickshaw (by )
  • The Tale of Lam-Ang and the Fire Giant (by )
  • Bimbi. Stories for Children (by )
  • Bimbi : Stories for Children (by )
  • The Jungle Book (by )
  • Anne of Green Gables (by )
  • Lilliput Legends 
  • Heidi (by )
  • The Cuckoo Clock (by )
  • The Phantom Rickshaw (by )
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Top Titles for Age 9


  • The Hunting of the Snark (by )
  • Tanglewood Tales (by )
  • Peter and Wendy (by )
  • The Complete Book of Nonsense (by )
  • King Solomon's Mines (by )
  • Grimm's Fairy Tales (version 2) (by )
  • Adventures of Paddy Beaver, The (by )
  • Nature Myths and Stories for Little Chil... (by )
  • Christmas Carol, A (by )
  • The Rose and the Ring (by )
  • What Katy Did at School (by )
  • Peter and Wendy (by )
  • The History of Little Red Riding Hood 
  • The Wind in the Willows (by )
  • Precious things: or, Winning words for y... (by )
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Top Titles for Age 10


  • Under the Lilacs (by )
  • The story of Captain Meriwether Lewis an... (by )
  • Winnetou I (by )
  • Rocky Fork (by )
  • Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens (by )
  • Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea (by )
  • A Tale of Two Cities (by )
  • The Children of Odin (by )
  • Raven, The (by )
  • Treasure Island (by )
  • Dutch Courage and Other Stories (by )
  • General Principles of Zoology (by )
  • The Light Princess (by )
  • The Raven (by )
  • The Four Million (by )
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Top Titles for Age 11


  • The Three Musketeers (by )
  • Sea Fairies, The (by )
  • Merry Adventures of Robin Hood, The (by )
  • Island of Dr. Moreau, The (by )
  • The Island of Dr. Moreau (by )
  • Adventures of Tom Sawyer, The (by )
  • A Little Princess (by )
  • Invisible Man, The (by )
  • Water-Babies, The (by )
  • The Water-Babies (by )
  • Pride and Prejudice (by )
  • King of the Golden River, The (by )
  • The Children's Book of Christmas Stories (by )
  • The King of the Golden River (by )
  • Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The (by )
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Top Titles for Age 12


  • A Room with a View (by )
  • Land that Time Forgot, The (by )
  • The Red True Story Book (by )
  • Hound of the Baskervilles, The (dramatic... (by )
  • The Secret Garden (by )
  • The Wonderful Adventures of Nils (by )
  • Tarzan of the Apes (by )
  • Broken Vase and Other Stories, The (by )
  • The Hound of the Baskervilles (by )
  • The Call of the Wild (by )
  • Room with a View, A (by )
  • More Magic Pictures of the Long Ago; Sto... (by )
  • Tarzan of the Apes (by )
  • The Prisoner of Zenda (by )
  • A Boy I Knew : Four Dogs, And Some More ... (by )
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Top Titles for Age 13


  • Fairy Tales from Shakespeare (by )
  • Around the World in Eighty Days (by )
  • Hunchback of Notre Dame, The (by )
  • Eight Cousins (by )
  • Jane Eyre (by )
  • Great Stories of All Nations (by )
  • A Book of Golden Deeds (by )
  • Famous Voyages of the Great Discoverers (by )
  • The Mark of Zorro (by )
  • Pygmalion (by )
  • Three Good Giants Whose Famous Deeds Are... (by )
  • My Ántonia (by )
  • A Narrative of the Life of David Crocket... (by )
  • Ragged Dick : Or, Street Life in New Yor... (by )
  • Further Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, T... (by )
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Top Titles for Age 14


  • Captain Blood (by )
  • The Oregon Trail (by )
  • Tom Brown's School Days (by )
  • The Princess and the Goblin (by )
  • Riddle of the Sands, The (by )
  • Riddle of the Sands (by )
  • The Story of Mankind (by )
  • Arms and the Man (by )
  • Emma (by )
  • Sister Carrie (by )
  • The Story of My Life (by )
  • Story of My Life, The (by )
  • Canterbury Tales, The (by )
  • Up from Slavery (by )
  • The Canterbury Tales (by )
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Top Titles for Age 15


  • Great Expectations (by )
  • Complete Letters of Mark Twain (by )
  • The Rome Express (by )
  • The Road Not Taken : An Introduction to ... (by )
  • The Sign of the Four and Other Stories (by )
  • Agnes Grey (by )
  • Mansfield Park (by )
  • The Golden Bough (by )
  • The Tempest (by )
  • Rome Express, The (by )
  • Coral Island, The (by )
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream (by )
  • Les Miserables (by )
  • Crime and Punishment (by )
  • Collected Stories of William Faulkner (by )
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Top Titles for Age 16


  • Round the World on a Wheel : Being the N... (by )
  • Lorna Doone, a Romance of Exmoor (by )
  • Uncle Tom's Cabin (by )
  • Hamlet (by )
  • Uncle Tom's Cabin (by )
  • The Promised Land, By Mary Antin; (by )
  • Quo Vadis 
  • The Prince and the Pauper (by )
  • The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of l... (by )
  • Cyrano de Bergerac (by )
  • The Professor And Poems (by )
  • 1984 (by )
  • How I Found Livingstone (by )
  • Catch 22 a Novel (by )
  • Uncle Vanya (by )
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Top Titles for Age 17


  • The Arabian Nights (by )
  • A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (by )
  • The Trial (by )
  • Turn of the Screw, The (by )
  • Odyssey, The (by )
  • Shakespeare's tragedy of Anthony and Cle... (by )
  • The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. H... (by )
  • Idiot, The (Part 01 and 02) (by )
  • Ben-Hur (by )
  • Lost Continent, The (Beyond Thirty) (by )
  • Animal Farm (by )
  • Scarlet Letter, The (by )
  • To Have and to Hold (by )
  • On the Duty of Civil Disobedience Versio... (by )
  • The Idiot (by )
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Top Titles for Age 18


  • Madame Bovary (by )
  • Where Angels Fear to Tread (by )
  • Walden; Or, Life in the Woods : Volume 2 (by )
  • Paradise Lost (by )
  • War and Peace (by )
  • Middlemarch (by )
  • Middlemarch (by )
  • Walden; Or, Life in the Woods : Volume 2 (by )
  • The Iliad (by )
  • The Picture of Dorian Gray (by )
  • Ivanhoe (by )
  • Looking Backward from 2000 to 1887 (by )
  • The Picture of Dorian Gray (by )
  • Walden (by )
  • The Brothers Karamazov (by )
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Top Titles for Ages 18+


  • Decameron, The (by )
  • The Dialogues of Plato (by )
  • Man in the Iron Mask, The (by )
  • Gulliver's Travels (by )
  • The Great Learning 
  • Tender Buttons: Objects, Food, Rooms (by )
  • Vanity Fair (by )
  • Bleak House (by )
  • Bleak House (by )
  • Beyond Good and Evil (by )
  • The Surprising Adventures of Baron Munch... (by )
  • The Prince (by )
  • Moonfleet (by )
  • Nostromo (by )
  • History of the Decline and Fall of the R... (by )
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