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Cover of: Charlotte's Web | E. B. White, Catherine Allan, J. Love, Helen H. McLullich, S. Harkness, H Murdoch
About the Book

This is the book which turned me into both a book lover, and an English Major, at age 5. My sister, who was 8 at the time, had checked it out and asked my mother to read it aloud to her. I listened in, and was hooked from the first page. As soon as I could comprehend the basics of reading, this is the book I read, more than any other. The story (Talking animals! Friendly spiders!) is down-home, laugh-out-loud funny, but also charming and slighly sad, but still optimistic, at it's conclusion. While children who have never experienced farm life may not understand some of the details, the pace of the story is quick enough to keep everyone entertained, one chapter at a time.

Please, if you need the "perfect book" to read to a child who loves animals, Charlotte's Web would be a great choice!

Excerpts

“Where's Papa going with that axe?” said Fern to her mother as they were setting the table for breakfast.
added by Lisa. "First sentence."

123 editions First published in 1952

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Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
2017, Harper
Hardcover in English - Harper Classic Edition
Cover of: Pânza Charlottei
Pânza Charlottei
2015, Arthur
in Romanian
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Charlotte's Web
2010, Puffin
Paperback in English - Puffin Modern Classics
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Charlotte's Web
2008, Folio Society
Clothbound in English
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Charlotte's Web
2006, HarperEntertainment
Paperback in English - Movie Tie-in Edition
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Charlotte's Web
January 2006, Listening Library
Hardcover in English
Cover of: 샬롯의거미줄
샬롯의거미줄
2006, Sigong Juniŏ
in Korean
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Charlotte's Web
2006, HarperFestival
Paperback in English
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Charlotte's Web: La telaraña de Carlota
October 31, 2006, Rayo
Paperback in Spanish - Movie Tie-in edition
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web: La telaraña de Carlota
October 31, 2006, Rayo
Paperback in Spanish - Movie Tie-in Edition
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Charlotte's Web
October 31, 2006, HarperCollins
Hardcover in English - Read-Aloud Edition
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Charlotte's Web
October 31, 2006, HarperCollins
Hardcover in English - Read-Aloud Edition
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Charlotte's Web
October 31, 2006, HarperCollins
Hardcover in English - Signature Edition
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Charlotte's Web
October 31, 2006, HarperCollins
in English - Signature Edition
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Charlotte's Web
October 31, 2006, HarperEntertainment
Hardcover in English - Movie Tie-in Edition
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Charlotte's Web
October 31, 2006, HarperEntertainment
Hardcover in English - Movie Tie-in Edition
Cover of: The Annotated Charlotte's Web
The Annotated Charlotte's Web
October 31, 2006, HarperTrophy
in English
Cover of: The Annotated Charlotte's Web
The Annotated Charlotte's Web
October 31, 2006, HarperTrophy
Paperback in English - Annotated edition
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Charlotte's Web
November 1, 2006, HarperEntertainment
Paperback in English - Movie Tie-in Edition
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Charlotte's Web
2006, HarperEntertainment
Mass Market Paperback in English - Movie Tie-in Edition
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Charlotte's Web
October 31, 2006, HarperEntertainment
in English - Movie Tie-in Edition
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Charlotte's Web
October 31, 2006, HarperEntertainment
Paperback in English - Movie Tie-in Edition
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Charlotte's Web
May 9, 2006, HarperCollins
Hardcover in English
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Charlotte's Web
May 9, 2006, HarperCollins
Hardcover in English
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Cover of: Wilbur und Charlotte
Wilbur und Charlotte
Feb 23, 2006, Diogenes Verlag AG
Cover of: La telarana de Carlota
La telarana de Carlota
2005, HarperCollins, Rayo
in Spanish - 1st HarperCollins ed.
Cover of: La telarana de Carlota
La telarana de Carlota
2005, HarperRayo
Paperback in Spanish
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Charlotte's Web
August 2, 2005, HarperFestival
Paperback in English - Charming Classics
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Charlotte's Web
2005, Houghton Mifflin
Paperback in English
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Charlotte's Web
December 14, 2004, HarperTrophy
in English
Cover of: 夏洛的网
夏洛的网: Charlotte's Web
2004, Shanghai Translation Publishing House
Paperback in Mandarin
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Charlotte's Web
2003, HarperCollins Publishers
Paperback in English - First Harper Festival ed.
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Charlotte's Web
2003, Puffin
in English
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Charlotte's Web
June 2003, Tandem Library
Hardcover in English
Cover of: Las telarañas de Carlota
Las telarañas de Carlota
October 30, 2003, Lectorum Publications
Paperback in Spanish
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
2003, HarperCollins Publishers
Paperback in English - First HarperFestival Edition
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
2003, HarperCollins Publishers
Paperback in English - First HarperFestival edition
Cover of: 夏綠蒂的網
夏綠蒂的網: Charlotte's Web
2003, Lian jing chu ban shi ye gu fen you xian gong si
in Chinese - 880-02 Chu ban.
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
November 7, 2002, Puffin Books
Hardcover in English - 50th anniversary edition
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
2002, HarperCollins Children's Books
Hardcover in English - 50th Anniversary Retrospective Edition, 1st ed.
Cover of: La toile de Charlotte
La toile de Charlotte
January 2002, l'ecole des loisirs
Paperback in French
Cover of: Charlottes Web
Charlottes Web
2002, Listening Library
Audio CD in English - 50th Anniversary Retrospective Edition
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Charlotte's Web
October 2001, Tandem Library
Library Binding in English - Full Color Edition
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Charlotte's Web
1999, HarperCollins
Paperback in English - Full Color Edition
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Charlotte's Web
1999, HarperTrophy
Paperback in English - Trophy Newbery
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Charlotte's Web
1999, HarperCollins Publishers
in English - Collectors ed.
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1999, HarperCollins Publishers
Hardcover in English - Collector's ed., 1st ed.
Cover of: Las telarañas de Carlota
Las telarañas de Carlota
October 1999, Rebound by Sagebrush
Library Binding in Spanish
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Charlotte's Web
1999, Lemniscaat
Hardcover in Dutch
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Charlotte's Web
1999, HarperCollins
Paperback in English - Trophy Newbery
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1999, HarperCollins
Paperback in English - Trophy Newbery
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1999, HarperTrophy
Paperback in English - Trophy Newbery
Cover of: Wilbur und Charlotte
Wilbur und Charlotte
January 1, 1999, Diogenes
Hardcover in German
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Charlotte's Web
October 1999, Tandem Library
School & Library Binding in English
Cover of: Las telarañas de Carlota
Las telarañas de Carlota
1998, Scholastic
Paperback in Spanish - 1st edition
Cover of: The Annotated Charlotte's Web
The Annotated Charlotte's Web
September 1997, HarperTrophy
Paperback in English
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1997, Barnes & Noble Books
Hardcover in English - Special Read Along Edition
Cover of: The Annotated Charlotte's Web
The Annotated Charlotte's Web
September 1997, HarperTrophy
in English
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Charlotte's Web
September 1996, Perfection Learning
Prebound
Cover of: Gwe Gwenhwyfar
Gwe Gwenhwyfar
March 1996, Gomer Press
Paperback in Welsh
Cover of: Örümcek ağı
Örümcek ağı
1996, YKY
in Turkish
Cover of: The Annotated Charlotte's Web
The Annotated Charlotte's Web
1994, HarperCollins Publishers
Paperback in English - 1st ed.
Cover of: La tela di Carlotta
La tela di Carlotta
1994, Mondadori
in Italian - 1. ed. "Masterjunior."
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Charlotte's Web
October 28, 1993, Puffin Books
in English - Puffin Modern Classics
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Charlotte's Web
1993, Puffin
Paperback in English
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1993, Puffin
Paperback in English
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Charlotte's Web
November 1993, Buccaneer Books
Hardcover
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Charlotte's Web
1992, HarperCollins
Library Binding in English
Cover of: Tela Charlottae
Tela Charlottae
1991, HarperCollins
in Latin - New ed.
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Charlotte's Web
November 1, 1991, Listening Library
Audio CD in English - Unabridged edition
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
November 1, 1991, Listening Library
Audio Cassette in English
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
November 1, 1991, Listening Library
Audio Cassette in English
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
November 1, 1991, Listening Library
Audio Cassette in English
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1991, Easton Press
Leather Bound in English - Collector's Edition
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
November 1, 1991, Listening Library
Audio cassette in English - Unabridged edition
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1988, Scholastic
Paperback in English
Cover of: Las telarañas de Carlota
Las telarañas de Carlota
1988, Editorial Noguer
in Spanish
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Charlotte's Web
April 1986, Macmillan Publishing Company
Hardcover in English
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Charlotte's Web
June 1986, MacMillan Publishing Company
Hardcover in English - Large print edition
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1986, (Oliver & Boyd)
in English
Cover of: Reading 2000 (Reading 2000 Partners)
Reading 2000 (Reading 2000 Partners)
November 1986, Oliver & Boyd
Paperback
Cover of: Tela Charlottae
Tela Charlottae: fabula
1985, Harper & Row
Paperback in Latin
Cover of: La toile de Charlotte
La toile de Charlotte
1982, L'Ecole des loisirs
in French
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Charlotte's Web
1981, Puffin
Mass Market Paperback in English
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
March 1981, Nelson Thornes Ltd
Hardcover - New Ed edition
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1980, HarperTrophy
in English - Braille
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1980, Harper & Row
in English
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1980, Harper & Row
Hardcover in English
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1980, Puffin
Mass Market Paperback in English
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1980, HarperCollins
Hardcover in English
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
May 1978, Perfection Learning
Prebound in English
Cover of: Wilbur und Charlotte
Wilbur und Charlotte
1976, Diogenes
Paperback in German
Cover of: La tela di Carlotta
La tela di Carlotta
1976, Mondadori Italian
Paperback in Italian
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1974, Hamilton
in English
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
April 1974, Scholastic
Paperback in English
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Charlotte's Web
1973, Harper & Row
in English
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1973, Harper & Row
Paperback in English
Cover of: シャーロットのおくりもの
シャーロットのおくりもの
1973, Hōsei Daigaku Shuppankyoku
in Japanese
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1972, Dell Yearling
Paperback in English - 008-012
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1969, Puffin
in English
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1963, Penguin Books, in association with Hamish Hamilton
in English
Cover of: La tela di Carlotta
La tela di Carlotta
1959, Vallecchi Editore
in Italian
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1955, Hamish Hamilton
Hardcover in English
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Charlotte's Web
1952, Harper & Row
Hardcover in English - Book Club Edition
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1952, Harper & Row
Hardcover in English
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1952, Harper & Brothers
Hardcover in English - First edition.
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1952, Hamish Hamilton
in English
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1952, Harper & Row
Hardcover in English - [1st ed.]
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1952, Harper & Row
in English - Large type ed.
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1952, Scholastic Book Services
Paperback in English
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
1952, Harper & Brothers
Hardcover in English
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
October 15 1952
Cover of: Las telarañas de Carlota
Las telarañas de Carlota
1989 February, Editorial Noguer
Paperback in Spanish - 2 ed.
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
2007 March 27, Chaixingzi
Paperback in English
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
2000 July 4, Listening Library
Audiobook Download in English
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
2004 September, Scholastic
Paperback in English - School Market Edition
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
2001 February 27, Listening Library
Audiobook Download in English
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
2011 July 21, Listening Library
Audiobook Download in English
Cover of: Le petit monde de Charlotte
Le petit monde de Charlotte
2007 February, Neuf de l'ecole des loisirs
Paperback in French - Movie Tie-in Edition
Cover of: Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
2015 March 5, HarperCollins Children’s Books
Epub in English - Full Colour Edition
Cover of: A Teia de Carlota
A Teia de Carlota
2016 May, booksmile
in Portuguese
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