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Top Titles for Ages 2 to 5


  • Baby's Abc Book 
    Book Rating (423)
  • The Hey Diddle Diddle Picture Book (by )
    Book Rating (175)
  • Adventures of Goody Two Shoes (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • The Pied Piper of Hamelin .. (by )
  • Three Blind Mice (by )
    Book Rating (75)
  • The Tale of Peter Rabbit (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Baby's Own Aesop (by )
  • The velveteen rabbit; or, How toys becom... (by )
  • Golden Goose Book, The (by )
  • Three Little Pigs 
    Book Rating (134)
  • The Golden Goose Book, Being the Stories... (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Little Mary; Or, The Picture-Book 
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Three Bears 
    Book Rating (3)
  • Baby's Lullaby Book : Mother Songs (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Story of the Three Little Pigs, The (by )
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Top Titles for Age 6


  • Johnny Crow's Garden; A Picture Book (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Adventures of Sonny Bear (by )
    Book Rating (45)
  • The Purple Cow! (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Twas the Night before Christmas; A Visit... (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Ferdinand Frog (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The National Nursery Book 
    Book Rating (106)
  • The Marquis of Carabas Picture Book 
    Book Rating (10)
  • Fairy Tales from Hans Christian Andersen (by )
    Book Rating (1)
  • The purple cow! (by )
  • The Adventures of Maya, The Bee (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Pets and Playmates 
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Wise Gray Cat (by )
  • The National Nursery Book : Comprising :... 
    Book Rating (3)
  • Cinderella; Or, The Little Glass Slipper... 
    Book Rating (132)
  • The Story of Chicken Little: Rhymed and ... (by )
    Book Rating (2)
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Top Titles for Age 7


  • Raggedy Ann stories (by )
  • The Green Fairy Book (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Raggedy Andy Stories (by )
  • Raggedy Andy Stories : Introducing the L... (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Stories for Children. First Reader Grade (by )
  • The First Days of Man, As Narrated Quite... (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • Raggedy Ann Stories (version 2) (by )
  • Old Roly Bear Visits His Cousins (by )
    Book Rating (118)
  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (by )
    Book Rating (75)
  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (Abridg... (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Old Roly Bear (by )
    Book Rating (31)
  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (by )
    Book Rating (1)
  • Old King Cole Mother Goose Melodies 
    Book Rating (132)
  • A Book of Discoveries (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Dutch Twins (by )
    Book Rating (155)
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Top Titles for Age 8


  • Anne of Green Gables (by )
    Book Rating (175)
  • The Tale of Lam-Ang and the Fire Giant (by )
  • The Happy Prince and Other Tales and a H... (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • Happy Prince and Other Tales, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Happy Prince and Other Tales and a H... (by )
    Book Rating (108)
  • The Sleeping Beauty (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Puss in Boots (by )
  • Zanzibar tales told by natives of the ea... (by )
  • Anne of Green Gables Illustrated by Anon... (by )
    Book Rating (75)
  • Rip Van Winkle (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • King Arthur and His Knights (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Lilliput Legends 
    Book Rating (3)
  • Jungle Book, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Little Lord Fauntleroy (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • Anne of Green Gables (dramatic reading) (by )
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Top Titles for Age 9


  • Read it LOUD!, Little Red Riding Hood (by )
  • Blue Fairy Book, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Grimm's Fairy Tales (version 2) (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • The Hunting of the Snark (by )
    Book Rating (118)
  • The Blue Fairy Book (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Story of David Copperfield for Child... (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • What Katy Did at School (by )
  • Swiss Family Robinson, The (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Hunting of the Snark, The (by )
  • The Swiss family Robinson (by )
  • The Troll Garden (by )
  • Wind in the Willows, The (version 2) (by )
  • Tanglewood Tales (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Nan (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Adventures of Columbus : Early Ameri... (by )
    Book Rating (3)
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Top Titles for Age 10


  • The Story of Captain Meriwether Lewis an... (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Prince and the Page (by )
    Book Rating (155)
  • Children of Odin, The (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Winnetou I (by )
  • Tale of Two Cities, A (by )
    Book Rating (60)
  • General Principles of Zoology (by )
    Book Rating (118)
  • Black Beauty (by )
    Book Rating (16)
  • The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (by )
    Book Rating (45)
  • Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Winnetou, The Apache Knight (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Dutch Courage and Other Stories (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Hans Brinker (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Four Million, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Raven (by )
    Book Rating (132)
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Top Titles for Age 11


  • The Mysterious Island (by )
    Book Rating (175)
  • Little Princess, A (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • The Water-Babies (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Pride and Prejudice (by )
    Book Rating (196)
  • Pride and Prejudice (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Sea Fairies, The (by )
  • Cricket on the Hearth, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The King of the Golden River (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • King of the Golden River, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom ... (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Children's Book of Christmas Stories (by )
    Book Rating (118)
  • The Cricket on the Hearth (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Lost in the Jungle 
    Book Rating (3)
  • Mysterious Island, The (by )
  • The Sea Fairies (by )
    Book Rating (46)
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Top Titles for Age 12


  • Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. Th... (by )
  • The Hound of the Baskervilles (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Red true story book (by )
  • A Room with a View (by )
  • The Secret Garden (by )
    Book Rating (45)
  • The wonderful adventures of Nils (by )
  • Lost World, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Kim (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Prisoner of Zenda (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Sketch-Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • 'Captains Courageous'' (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • Tarzan of the Apes (by )
  • Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • The Prisoner of Zenda : Being the Histor... (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Making of the Great West, 1512-1883 (by )
    Book Rating (3)
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Top Titles for Age 13


  • Jane Eyre (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • War of the Worlds, The (by )
  • Fairy Tales from Shakespeare (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • A Capture the Castle (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Notre-Dame de Paris Aka the Hunchback of... (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • The War of the Worlds (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Great Stories of All Nations (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Stories from Livy (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • White Fang (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Stories from Livy (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Rootabaga Stories (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • Eight Cousins (by )
    Book Rating (175)
  • Rootabaga Stories (by )
  • Robinson Crusoe (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • My Antonia (by )
    Book Rating (3)
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Top Titles for Age 14


  • The Barber of Seville; A Comic Opera in ... (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • A House-Boat on the Styx (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Fathers and Sons 
    Book Rating (200)
  • Frankenstein : Or, The Modern Prometheus... (by )
    Book Rating (45)
  • Washington Square (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • A Connecticut Yankee (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • Up from Slavery (by )
    Book Rating (16)
  • House-Boat on the Styx, A (by )
  • Sense and Sensibility (by )
    Book Rating (105)
  • Sister Carrie (by )
  • Frankenstein (dramatic reading) (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Sense and Sensibility (version 3) (by )
    Book Rating (45)
  • Riddle of the Sands, The (by )
  • Story of My Life, The (by )
  • Macbeth (by )
    Book Rating (15)
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Top Titles for Age 15


  • Dracula (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • My Man Jeeves (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Poems by Emily Dickinson (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Tempest (by )
    Book Rating (155)
  • Crime and Punishment (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • The Writings of Mark Twain : Volume 1 (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Lord Jim (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Golden Bough, The (by )
  • Devil's Pool, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Coral Island, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Golden Bough (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • My Man Jeeves (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Dracula (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • The Sign of the Four and Other Stories (by )
    Book Rating (3)
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Top Titles for Age 16


  • 1984 (by )
    Book Rating (650)
  • Quo vadis (by )
  • The Promised Land, By Mary Antin; (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • The Man Who Knew Too Much (by )
    Book Rating (175)
  • Quo Vadis (by )
  • Hamlet (by )
    Book Rating (105)
  • Man Who Would Be King, The (by )
  • The Professor And Poems (by )
  • Letters from the Earth (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Uncle Tom's cabin : or, Life among the l... (by )
  • Catch 22 a Novel (by )
    Book Rating (346)
  • The Man Who Would Be King and Other Stor... (by )
  • Lorna Doone, a Romance of Exmoor (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Shakespeare's King Lear (by )
    Book Rating (3)
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Top Titles for Age 17


  • The Fortunes and Misfortunes of the Famo... (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • The Woman in White (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • Wuthering Heights (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Ben-Hur : A Tale of the Christ (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Turn of the Screw (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Origin of Species by Means of Natural Se... (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Scarlet Letter (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Animal Farm (by )
    Book Rating (727)
  • The Scarlet Pimpernel (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Faust I (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Thirty-Nine Steps (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Julius Caesar (by )
  • Ben-Hur (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Idiot (by )
    Book Rating (15)
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Top Titles for Age 18


  • Madame Bovary (by )
    Book Rating (16)
  • Silas Marner (by )
  • The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Love Letters of Abelard and Heloise, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Picture Of Dorian Gray (1891 Version), T... (by )
  • Republic, The (by )
    Book Rating (45)
  • Silas Marner 
    Book Rating (3)
  • Where Angels Fear to Tread (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Walden; Or, Life in the Woods : Volume 2 (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • War and Peace (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • The Sonnets (by )
    Book Rating (155)
  • Mrs. Dalloway (by )
    Book Rating (164)
  • Shakespeare's Sonnets (by )
  • Far from the Madding Crowd (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • The Iliad (by )
    Book Rating (30)
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Top Titles for Ages 18+


  • Babbitt (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Moonfleet (by )
    Book Rating (155)
  • Pilgrim's Progress, The (by )
  • Tender Buttons (by )
  • The Prince (by )
    Book Rating (45)
  • Nostromo (by )
  • Beyond Good and Evil (by )
    Book Rating (60)
  • Tender Buttons: Objects, Food, Rooms (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The New Atlantis (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Dialogues of Plato (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Man in the Iron Mask (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • Decameron, The (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Moonfleet (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Twelve Years a Slave. Narrative of Solom... (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Sun Also Rises (by )
    Book Rating (292)
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