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April 14, 2011 | History

The 50 Books Every Child Should Read

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From The Independent. Slight UK bias, but useful nonetheless.

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  • Cover of: Alice in Wonderland in Five Acts
    First published in 1897 1 edition — 1 previewable work

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  • Cover of: Pinocchio, A story by Coloddi (adaptation)
    First published in 1983 1 edition — 1 previewable work

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  • Cover of: Emil and eli
    First published in 1930 22 editions — 2 previewable Cover of edition emildetectives0000kast work

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  • Cover of: Swallows and Amazons

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  • Cover of: Black Hearts in Battersea (Wolves #2)
    First published in 1940 25 editions — 5 previewable Cover of edition blackheartsinbat0000aike_m0y3 Cover of edition blackheartsinbat0000aike_o6i6 Cover of edition blackheartballer00joan Cover of edition blackheartsinbat00aikerich work

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  • Cover of: The owl service
    First published in 1967 23 editions — 4 previewable Cover of edition owlservice0000garn Cover of edition owlservice00garn_0 Cover of edition owlservice00alan work

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  • Cover of: The Phantom Tollbooth
    First published in 1961 46 editions — 14 previewable Cover of edition shenqideshoufeit0000just Cover of edition phantomtollbooth0000just_v1z6 Cover of edition phantomtollbooth00nort Cover of edition phantomtollbooth0000just_l2g6 Cover of edition phantomtollbooth0000just_l4g7 Cover of edition phantomtollbooth00just_0 Cover of edition phantomtollbooth0000just_l9g2 Cover of edition phantomtollbooth0000just Cover of edition lacabinamgica00nort work

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  • Cover of: Farlig midsommar
    First published in 1955 32 editions — 3 previewable Cover of edition moominsummermadn00jans_0 Cover of edition moominsummermadn00jans work

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  • Cover of: A Hundred Million Francs
    First published in 1957 4 editions — 1 previewable work

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  • Cover of: Les bijoux de la Castafiore: Les aventures de Tintin
    First published in 1963 25 editions — 4 previewable Cover of edition lasaventurasdeti00herg_943 Cover of edition lesbijouxdelacas00herg Cover of edition castafioreemeral00herg_439 work

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  • Cover of: The Star of Kazan
    First published in 2004 2 editions — 2 previewable Cover of edition starofkazan0000ibbo_a9e4 work

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  • Cover of: A Christmas Carol
    First published in 1843 1835 editions — 216 previewable Cover of edition eenkerstliedinpr28560gut Cover of edition cantico_de_navidad_2112_librivox Cover of edition aozorabunko_04328 Cover of edition christmascarolin00dickuoft Cover of edition inchristmascarol00dickrich Cover of edition christmascarolin02dick Cover of edition christmasc09west00dick Cover of edition christmascarol0000char_a1x2 Cover of edition A_Christmas_Carol work

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  • Cover of: Just William

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  • Cover of: The Happy Prince and other tales
    First published in 1888 45 editions — 15 previewable Cover of edition happyprince00wild Cover of edition leprinceheureuxl0000wild Cover of edition oscarwildestheha0000leet Cover of edition happyprinceothe00wild Cover of edition happyprince0000rayj Cover of edition happyprinceother0000wild_v6v6 Cover of edition happyprince0000wild_p0f6 Cover of edition happyprince0000wild_p0z1 Cover of edition happyprince0000wild_e8t6 work

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  • Cover of: The  elephant's child

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  • Cover of: Treasure Island
    First published in 1880 1982 editions — 296 previewable Cover of edition treasureisland0000unse_m7c0 Cover of edition treasureisland0000unse_w6n2 Cover of edition treasureisland0000unse_v2b2 Cover of edition treasureisland0000unse_g5a0 Cover of edition treasureisland0000robe_u9g8 Cover of edition stevensontreasur0000unse Cover of edition works0000stev_b2w5 Cover of edition dieschatzinselro49424gut Cover of edition treasureisland00stev_13 work

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  • Cover of: The Old Man and the Sea
    First published in 1952 224 editions — 25 previewable Cover of edition noinkwapada0000hemi Cover of edition laorenyuhai0013unse Cover of edition laorenyuhai0000unse_b5n0 Cover of edition laorenyuhai0000haim_f3h4 Cover of edition laorenyuhai0000unse_z9h5 Cover of edition laorenyuhaioldma0000hemi Cover of edition laorenyuhaichatu0000hemi Cover of edition laorenyuhaioldma0000haim Cover of edition ernesthemingways0000roza work

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  • Cover of: Homme qui plantait des arbres
    First published in 1985 18 editions — 3 previewable Cover of edition manwhoplantedtre00gion Cover of edition manwhoplantedtre0000jean_v3x1 work

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  • Cover of: The Singing Tree
    First published in 1939 13 editions — 3 previewable Cover of edition singingtree00sere Cover of edition singingtree0000sere_k1s1 work

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  • Cover of: Sara Crewe, Little Saint Elizabeth, and other stories

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  • Cover of: Refugee boy
    First published in 2001 3 editions — 1 previewable work

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  • Cover of: Trollkarlens hatt
    First published in 1950 54 editions — 4 previewable Cover of edition finnfamilymoomin00jans Cover of edition finnfamilymoomin00jans Cover of edition finnfamilymoomin00tove work

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  • Cover of: Diary of a Wimpy Kid
    First published in 2002 55 editions — 18 previewable Cover of edition gregohefliozurna0000kinn Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidg0000kinn_z4k7 Cover of edition dziennikcwaniacz0000kinn Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidg0000kinn_s5c2 Cover of edition gregstagebuchvon0000unse Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidn00kinn Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidg0000kinn_d1u3 Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidg0000kinn_s6o1 Cover of edition diariodegregunre0000kinn work

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  • Cover of: I Capture the Castle
    First published in 1948 78 editions — 12 previewable Cover of edition lechateaudecassa0000smit Cover of edition icapturecastl00smit Cover of edition icapturecastle0000smit_m0d0 Cover of edition icapturecastle0000smit Cover of edition icapturecastle0000smit_d2v6 Cover of edition icapturecastle00dodi Cover of edition icapturecastle00smitrich Cover of edition icapturecastle00dodi_0 Cover of edition icapturecastle0000smit_x8m1 work

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  • Cover of: The Hobbit
    First published in 1937 426 editions — 84 previewable Cover of edition dehobbit0000tolk Cover of edition hobbitortherebac0000tolk_y8a9 Cover of edition hobbitortherebac0000tolk_t0g2 Cover of edition hobbitalbotamizp0000tolk Cover of edition elhobbit0000tolk Cover of edition hobbitortherebac0000tolk_a2n1 Cover of edition elhobbitohistori0000tolk Cover of edition bilbolehobbit0000tolk_p8p7 Cover of edition hobbitczylitamiz0000tolk work

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  • Cover of: The Lord of the Rings
    First published in 1954 164 editions — 22 previewable Cover of edition hobbitguildpubli0000jrrt Cover of edition lordofrings0000tolk_k7n1 Cover of edition lordofrings0000jrrt Cover of edition lordofrings0000tolk_o3c6 Cover of edition lordofrings0000tolk_n6w1 Cover of edition osenordosaneis0000tolk Cover of edition lordofrings0000tolk_d5h0 Cover of edition lordofrings00tolk_2 Cover of edition isbn_9780618343997 work

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  • Cover of: The Tygrine Cat
    First published in 2007 2 editions — 2 previewable Cover of edition tygrinecat0000iser work

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  • Cover of: Carry On, Jeeves
    First published in 1925 42 editions — 5 previewable Cover of edition carryonjeeves0000wode_i0g8 Cover of edition carryonjeeves0000wode Cover of edition carryonjeeves0000wode_i5r9 Cover of edition carryonjeeves0000wode_p7m0 work

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  • Cover of: When Hitler stole Pink Rabbit
    First published in 1971 54 editions — 13 previewable Cover of edition quandohitlerrubo0000kerr Cover of edition alshitlerdasrosa0000kerr_m2i8 Cover of edition alshitlerdasrosa0000kerr_t9q7 Cover of edition alshitlerdasrosa0000kerr_e1p2 Cover of edition cuandohitlerrobe0000unse Cover of edition cuandohitlerrobo0000kerr Cover of edition whenhitlerstolep0000kerr_a8i0 Cover of edition whenhitlerstolep0000kerr_d2z1 Cover of edition whenhitlerstolep00kerr_0 work

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  • Cover of: Moving Pictures
    First published in 1990 37 editions — 5 previewable Cover of edition vollimbildeeinro0000prat Cover of edition movingpicturesno0000prat Cover of edition movingpictures0000prat Cover of edition movingpictures00prat work

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  • Cover of: The story of Tracy Beaker
    First published in 1991 9 editions — 6 previewable Cover of edition storyoftracybeak0000wils_l1b2 Cover of edition storyoftracybeak0000wils_h2q6 Cover of edition storyoftracybeak0000wils_x9p0 Cover of edition storyoftracybeak0000wils_y8y5 Cover of edition storyoftracybeak0000wils work

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  • Cover of: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes [12 stories]

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  • Cover of: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

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  • Cover of: Mistress Masham's Repose
    First published in 1946 44 editions — 8 previewable Cover of edition mistressmashamsr0000whit_u5d0 Cover of edition mistressmashamsr0000whit_p3a1 Cover of edition mistressmashamsr0000whit_j7w4 Cover of edition mistressmashamsr0000unse Cover of edition mistressmashamsr00fran Cover of edition mistressmashamsr0000whit Cover of edition mistressmashamsr00whit work

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  • Cover of: Little Women
    First published in 1848 1896 editions — 123 previewable Cover of edition littlewomenormeg00alco3 Cover of edition littlewomenormeg00alco2 Cover of edition littlewomenormeg00alco4 Cover of edition littlewomenormeg00alcouoft Cover of edition littlewomen00alcoiala Cover of edition littlewomenormeg00alco_1 Cover of edition littlewoman0000unse Cover of edition aozorabunko_42307 Cover of edition littlewomenormeg01alco_0 work

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  • Cover of: How to be Topp
    First published in 1954 9 editions — 1 previewable work

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  • Cover of: Stormbreaker
    First published in 2000 44 editions — 17 previewable Cover of edition stormbreaker00horo_2 Cover of edition stormbreaker0000horo_j5a9 Cover of edition stormbreaker0000anth Cover of edition stormbreaker0000horo Cover of edition stormbreaker00horo Cover of edition stormbreakeralex00anth Cover of edition stormbreaker00horo_0 Cover of edition stormbreakerstor00anth Cover of edition stormbreaker0000horo_s1e3 work

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  • Cover of: Private Peaceful

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  • Cover of: Artemis Fowl
    First published in 1999 87 editions — 21 previewable Cover of edition artemisfowl0000colf_a1y0 Cover of edition artemisfowl10000colf Cover of edition artemisfowl0000colf_g4l1 Cover of edition artemisfowl0000colf_g0z5 Cover of edition artemisfowl0000colf_u1f7 Cover of edition artemisfowl0000colf_w9p0 Cover of edition artemisfowl0000colf_o8i5 Cover of edition temisi0000unse Cover of edition artemisfowl00 work

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  • Cover of: The Silver Sword
    First published in 1956 45 editions — 7 previewable Cover of edition silversword00serr Cover of edition silversword0000serr_c4d1 Cover of edition silversword0000serr_v6e8 Cover of edition silversword0000serr_m5m8 Cover of edition escapefromwarsaw00serr Cover of edition escapefromwarsaw00scho work

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  • Cover of: Animal Farm
    First published in 1945 410 editions — 40 previewable Cover of edition animalfarm00orwe_0 Cover of edition animalfarmanimal0000unse Cover of edition animalfarm0000unse_q6v0 Cover of edition dongwunongzhuang00orwe Cover of edition unset0000unse_f3m2 Cover of edition rebelionenlagran0000orwe Cover of edition dongwunongchanga0066orwe Cover of edition rebelinenlagranj0000geor Cover of edition isbn_9788888934204 work

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  • Cover of: Skellig
    First published in 1998 44 editions — 11 previewable Cover of edition deschaduwvanskel0000almo Cover of edition skellig0000almo_w5y4 Cover of edition skellig0000almo_d7t4 Cover of edition skelligplay0000almo Cover of edition skellig00almo Cover of edition skellig00davi Cover of edition skelligalmo00almo Cover of edition skellig00almo Cover of edition skellig0000almo_b2m7 work

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  • Cover of: Red, Cherry Red
    First published in 2007 1 edition — 1 previewable work

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  • Cover of: Talking Turkeys
    First published in 1994 5 editions — 2 previewable Cover of edition talkingturkeys0000zeph work

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  • Cover of: Greek myths
    First published in 1992 9 editions — 3 previewable Cover of edition mitosgriegos0000mcca Cover of edition greekmyths0000mcca work

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  • Cover of: People Might Hear You
    First published in 1983 5 editions — 2 previewable Cover of edition peoplemightheary00klei_0 work

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  • Cover of: Noughts & Crosses

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  • Cover of: Einstein's Underpants and How They Saved the World
    First published in 2010 1 edition — 1 previewable work

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  • Cover of: After the first death
    First published in 1979 11 editions — 4 previewable Cover of edition afterfirstdeath0000corm Cover of edition afterfirstdeath0000corm_t3n7 Cover of edition afterfirstdeath00robe work

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  • Cover of: The London Eye Mystery
    First published in 2007 4 editions — 3 previewable Cover of edition londoneyemystery0000dowd Cover of edition londoneyemystery0000dowd_o4l5 work

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April 14, 2011 Edited by George updated list seeds.
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