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Top Titles for Ages 2 to 5


  • Velveteen Rabbit, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Baby's Abc Book 
    Book Rating (423)
  • Harry's Ladder to Learning 
    Book Rating (200)
  • Mother Earth's Children; The Frolics of ... (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Little Engine That Could (by )
    Book Rating (182)
  • The Tale of Peter Rabbit (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • House that Jack Built, The (by )
  • Denslow's Three Bears (by )
  • Story of the Three Little Pigs, The (by )
  • The Story of Ferdinand (by )
    Book Rating (29)
  • The House That Jack Built (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • The Three Bears 
    Book Rating (3)
  • Three Little Pigs 
    Book Rating (134)
  • Three Blind Mice (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Johnny Crow's Party; Another Picture Boo... (by )
    Book Rating (3)
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Top Titles for Age 6


  • The Tiny Picture Book 
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Adventures of Maya, The Bee (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The purple cow! (by )
  • The Story of Chicken Little: Rhymed and ... (by )
    Book Rating (2)
  • The Little Red Balloon (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Purple Cow! (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Purple Cow, The (by )
  • Johnny Crow's Garden; A Picture Book (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Story of Chicken Little: Rhymed and ... (by )
  • The Little People of the Snow (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Tale of Ferdinand Frog (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Curious Adventures of Cinderella, Or... 
    Book Rating (175)
  • The Wise Gray Cat (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Story Hour; A Book for the Home and ... (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Little Red Balloon (by )
    Book Rating (15)
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Top Titles for Age 7


  • Raggedy Ann stories (by )
  • The First Days of Man, As Narrated Quite... (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • The Green Fairy Book (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Dutch Twins (by )
    Book Rating (155)
  • Pollyanna (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Pollyanna (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • The First Days of Man, As Narrated Quite... (by )
    Book Rating (175)
  • A Apple Pie and Other Nursery Tales : Fo... 
    Book Rating (200)
  • Raggedy Andy Stories: Introducing the Li... (by )
  • Ozma de Oz (by )
    Book Rating (108)
  • Dutch Twins, The (by )
  • Little Almond Blossoms : A Book of Chine... (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Story of Little Jane and Me (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Mrs. Peter Rabbit (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • The Song of Hiawatha (by )
    Book Rating (3)
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Top Titles for Age 8


  • The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (th... (by )
    Book Rating (120)
  • Heidi (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Anne of Green Gables (dramatic reading) (by )
  • Heroes Every Child Should Know : Tales f... (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • The Tale of Lam-Ang and the Fire Giant (by )
  • Rainbows for Children (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Cuckoo Clock (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • The Phantom Rickshaw (by )
  • The story of King Arthur and his knights (by )
  • Heroes Every Child Should Know (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Rip Van Winkle (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Zanzibar tales told by natives of the ea... (by )
  • Zanzibar Tales (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • King Arthur and His Knights (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Phantom Rickshaw (by )
    Book Rating (3)
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Top Titles for Age 9


  • Grimm's Fairy Tales (by )
    Book Rating (16)
  • The History of Little Red Riding Hood 
    Book Rating (30)
  • Piccino, And Other Child Stories (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Tanglewood Tales (by )
  • The Hunting of the Snark (by )
    Book Rating (118)
  • King Solomon's Mines (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Tanglewood Tales (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Blue Fairy Book (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Wonder Clock (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • Peter and Wendy (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Blue Fairy Book, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • A Christmas Carol, Score Etc Acc Volume Vol. III (by )
  • What Katy Did at School (by )
  • The Troll Garden (by )
  • Second Jungle Book, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
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Top Titles for Age 10


  • Black Beauty (by )
    Book Rating (16)
  • Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea (by )
    Book Rating (60)
  • The Four Million (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Rocky Fork (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (by )
    Book Rating (45)
  • Carrots, Just a Little Boy and a Christm... (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • Treasure Island (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • A Tale of Two Cities (by )
    Book Rating (28)
  • The Prince and the Page (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • General Principles of Zoology (by )
    Book Rating (118)
  • The Fairchild Family (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • The Legend of Sleepy Hollow 
    Book Rating (3)
  • Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Little Women (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • The Light Princess (by )
    Book Rating (175)
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Top Titles for Age 11


  • The Children's Book of Christmas Stories (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • Little Princess, A (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • A Little Princess (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • King of the Golden River, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Cricket on the Hearth (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • The Children's Book of Christmas Stories (by )
    Book Rating (118)
  • The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Sea Fairies, The (by )
  • The End of a Rainbow: An American Story (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Invisible Man (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • The Royal Book of Oz : In Which the Scar... (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Journey to the Interior of the Earth, A (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom ... (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Flower and the Star and Other Storie... (by )
    Book Rating (175)
  • The Three Musketeers (by )
    Book Rating (120)
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Top Titles for Age 12


  • Rebecca of Sunnybrook farm (by )
  • The Sketch-Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • Stories of World History (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Broken Vase, And Other Stories : For... 
    Book Rating (118)
  • The Wonderful Adventures of Nils (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Call of the Wild, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Count of Monte Cristo (by )
    Book Rating (45)
  • Broken Vase and Other Stories, The (by )
  • The Secret Garden (by )
    Book Rating (739)
  • Tarzan of the Apes (by )
  • The Secret Garden (by )
    Book Rating (45)
  • Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. Th... (by )
  • Hound of the Baskervilles, The (dramatic... (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • The Prisoner of Zenda (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Lost World (by )
    Book Rating (15)
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Top Titles for Age 13


  • Ragged Dick : Or, Street Life in New Yor... (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Robinson Crusoe (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The story of Jack Ballister's fortunes (by )
  • Further Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, T... (by )
  • The Mark of Zorro (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • Three Good Giants Whose Famous Deeds Are... (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Eight Cousins (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Mark of Zorro (by )
    Book Rating (1)
  • A Capture the Castle (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Rootabaga Stories (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Stories from Livy (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Old Curiosity Shop, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • A Book of Golden Deeds (by )
    Book Rating (118)
  • Ragged Dick (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Stories from Livy (by )
    Book Rating (3)
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Top Titles for Age 14


  • Sister Carrie (by )
  • Riddle of the Sands (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Riddle of the Sands (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • The Oregon Trail (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The phantom of the opera (by )
  • Fathers and Sons (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Tom Brown's School Days (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Mayor of Casterbridge, The (by )
  • Story of My Life, The (by )
  • Canterbury Tales, The (by )
    Book Rating (45)
  • The Life of Abraham Lincoln 
    Book Rating (3)
  • Arms and the Man (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • Fathers and Sons (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Mayor of Casterbridge (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Emma (by )
    Book Rating (15)
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Top Titles for Age 15


  • Blue Beard 
    Book Rating (92)
  • Romeo and Juliet (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The sign of the four and other stories (by )
  • Dracula (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • The Coral Island (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Innocents Abroad, The (by )
  • Mansfield Park (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • My Man Jeeves (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Great Expectations (by )
    Book Rating (75)
  • Bram Stoker's Dracula (by )
    Book Rating (93)
  • Poems by Emily Dickinson (by )
  • Les Miserables (by )
    Book Rating (100)
  • Golden Bough, The (by )
  • The Sign of the Four and Other Stories (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Collected Stories of William Faulkner (by )
    Book Rating (109)
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Top Titles for Age 16


  • The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • Man Who Would Be King, The (by )
  • Shakespeare's King Lear (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Man Who Knew Too Much (by )
    Book Rating (175)
  • Promised Land, The (by )
  • The Travels of Marco Polo (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • To the Lighthouse (by )
    Book Rating (75)
  • The Professor And Poems (by )
  • 1984 (by )
    Book Rating (650)
  • How I Found Livingstone (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Hamlet (by )
    Book Rating (105)
  • Metamorphosis (by )
    Book Rating (45)
  • Heart of Darkness (by )
    Book Rating (90)
  • Shakespeare's King Lear (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Uncle Vanya (by )
    Book Rating (15)
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Top Titles for Age 17


  • The Trial (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Lost Continent, The (Beyond Thirty) (by )
  • Ben-Hur : A Tale of the Christ (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. H... (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Julius Caesar (by )
  • Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, A (by )
  • Thirty-nine Steps, The (by )
  • The Grapes of Wrath (by )
    Book Rating (1007)
  • To Have And To Hold (by )
  • Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,... (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Animal Farm (by )
    Book Rating (727)
  • Tartuffe (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • The Turn of the Screw (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Ben-Hur (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Origin of Species (by )
    Book Rating (45)
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Top Titles for Age 18


  • Love Letters of Abelard and Heloise, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Where Angels Fear to Tread (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Yellow Wallpaper (by )
    Book Rating (17)
  • Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin, The (by )
  • Ivanhoe (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Ivanhoe (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Brothers Karamazov, The (by )
    Book Rating (60)
  • Iliad, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Silas Marner 
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Utopia (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Looking Backward from 2000 to 1887 (by )
  • The Iliad (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Utopia (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Picture of Dorian Gray (by )
    Book Rating (15)
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Top Titles for Ages 18+


  • Pilgrim's Progress, Score Chr Bunyan (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Tender Buttons (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • The New Atlantis (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Last of the Mohicans, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Dialogues of Plato (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Dialogues of Plato (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Great Learning 
    Book Rating (30)
  • Vanity Fair (by )
    Book Rating (32)
  • Babbitt (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The genius (by )
  • The Sun Also Rises (by )
    Book Rating (292)
  • The Surprising Adventures of Baron Munch... (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Gulliver's Travels (by )
  • Moonfleet (by )
    Book Rating (155)
  • The Pilgrim's Progress (by )
    Book Rating (30)
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