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Top Titles for Ages 2 to 5


  • The Little Engine That Could (by )
    Book Rating (182)
  • The Hey Diddle Diddle Picture Book (by )
    Book Rating (175)
  • Three Blind Mice (by )
    Book Rating (75)
  • The Pied Piper of Hamelin .. (by )
  • The Tale of Mr. Tod (by )
    Book Rating (61)
  • Three Little Pigs 
    Book Rating (134)
  • Little Bo Peep 
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Golden Goose Book, Being the Stories... (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • The Golden Goose Book, Being the Stories... (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Adventures of Goody Two Shoes (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • The velveteen rabbit; or, How toys becom... (by )
  • Tale of Peter Rabbit (by )
    Book Rating (75)
  • Mother Goose's Nursery Rhymes : A Collec... (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Ugly Duckling (by )
    Book Rating (94)
  • The Velveteen Rabbit; Or, How Toys Becom... (by )
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Top Titles for Age 6


  • The Wise Gray Cat (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Little People of the Snow (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Little Gingerbread Man (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Twas the Night Before Christmas (A Visit... (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • The Fables of Aesop (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Little Tot's Picture Book (by )
  • Johnny Crow's Garden (by )
  • Adventures of Sonny Bear (by )
    Book Rating (240)
  • The Tale of Ferdinand Frog (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Jack and the Beanstalk 
    Book Rating (105)
  • Pets and Playmates 
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Adventures of Maya, The Bee (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • The Little People of the Snow (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Story Hour; A Book for the Home and ... (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Stories for Little Children (by )
    Book Rating (3)
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Top Titles for Age 7


  • Old Roly Bear Visits His Cousins (by )
    Book Rating (118)
  • Old King Cole Mother Goose Melodies 
    Book Rating (132)
  • The History of Little Goody Two Shoes : ... (by )
    Book Rating (155)
  • Bambi ṿald mayśele (by )
  • Song of Hiawatha, The (by )
  • Just so Stories (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • The Story of Little Jane and Me (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Bambi (by )
    Book Rating (362)
  • Raggedy Ann stories (by )
  • The Song of Hiawatha (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • A Apple Pie and Other Nursery Tales : Fo... 
    Book Rating (200)
  • The Dutch Twins (by )
    Book Rating (155)
  • A Book of Discoveries (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Ozma of Oz (by )
    Book Rating (1)
  • The First Days of Man, As Narrated Quite... (by )
    Book Rating (132)
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Top Titles for Age 8


  • Heidi (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Heroes Every Child Should Know (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Jungle Book, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Anne of Green Gables (by )
    Book Rating (175)
  • Heroes Every Child Should Know : Tales f... (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Anne of Green Gables (dramatic reading) (by )
  • King Arthur and His Knights (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Heidi (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • The Cuckoo Clock (by )
    Book Rating (155)
  • The Sleeping Beauty (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Phantom Rickshaw (by )
  • Zanzibar tales told by natives of the ea... (by )
  • The sleeping beauty (by )
  • Rainbows for Children (by )
    Book Rating (3)
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Top Titles for Age 9


  • What Katy Did at School (by )
    Book Rating (22)
  • Nan (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • King Solomon's Mines (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Hunting of the Snark, The (by )
  • Grimm's Fairy Tales (version 2) (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Piccino, And Other Child Stories (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Nature Myths and Stories for Little Chil... (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Last Fairy Tales (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Second Jungle Book (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Little Story-Teller : A Selection of... 
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Adventures of Columbus : Early Ameri... (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Swiss family Robinson (by )
  • The Complete Book of Nonsense (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • The Wonder Clock (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • The Story of David Copperfield for Child... (by )
    Book Rating (15)
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Top Titles for Age 10


  • Tale of Two Cities, A (by )
    Book Rating (60)
  • Winnetou I (by )
  • Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea (by )
    Book Rating (60)
  • The Legend of Sleepy Hollow 
    Book Rating (3)
  • Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Under the lilacs (by )
  • The story of Captain Meriwether Lewis an... (by )
  • The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • The Thousand and One Nights, A New Tr. B... (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • The Fairchild Family (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • General Principles of Zoology (by )
    Book Rating (118)
  • The Raven (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Hans Brinker or The Silver Skates (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Under the Lilacs (by )
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Top Titles for Age 11


  • The Crescent Moon (by )
  • The thousand and one nights: the Arabian... (by )
  • Pride and Prejudice (by )
    Book Rating (90)
  • Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (by )
    Book Rating (360)
  • Lost in the Jungle 
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Wide, Wide World (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Sea Fairies (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • The Flower and the Star and Other Storie... (by )
    Book Rating (175)
  • The Water-Babies (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Royal Book of Oz : In Which the Scar... (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The (by )
    Book Rating (75)
  • The Invisible Man (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • A Little Princess (by )
    Book Rating (155)
  • Mysterious Island, The (by )
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Top Titles for Age 12


  • Tarzan of the Apes (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Making of the Great West, 1512-1883 (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • 'Captains Courageous'' (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • The Red True Story Book (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Stories of World History (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Secret Garden (by )
    Book Rating (45)
  • Kim (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • More Magic Pictures of the Long Ago; Sto... (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Making of the Great West, 1512-1883 (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Prisoner of Zenda, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. Th... (by )
  • A Room with a View (by )
    Book Rating (49)
  • Kidnapped (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • The Wonderful Adventures of Nils (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Wonderful Adventures of Nils, The (by )
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Top Titles for Age 13


  • The monster and other stories (by )
  • Jane Eyre (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Nicholas Nickleby (by )
    Book Rating (54)
  • Stories from Livy (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The story of Jack Ballister's fortunes (by )
  • Famous Voyages of the Great Discoverers (by )
    Book Rating (175)
  • A Book of Golden Deeds (by )
    Book Rating (118)
  • A Narrative of the Life of David Crocket... (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Stories from Livy (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Pygmalion (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Jane Eyre (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Robinson Crusoe (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • White Fang (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Ragged Dick (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Notre-Dame de Paris Aka the Hunchback of... (by )
    Book Rating (30)
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Top Titles for Age 14


  • The Oregon Trail (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Story of My Life, The (by )
  • Washington Square (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Arms and the Man (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • The Story of My Life (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Emma (by )
    Book Rating (77)
  • Phantom of the Opera, The (version 2) (by )
  • The Life of Abraham Lincoln 
    Book Rating (3)
  • Old Curiosity Shop, The (version 2) (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Canterbury Tales, The (by )
    Book Rating (45)
  • The Canterbury Tales (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Captain Blood (by )
    Book Rating (47)
  • Frankenstein : Or, The Modern Prometheus... (by )
    Book Rating (45)
  • Mayor of Casterbridge, The (by )
  • The Phantom of the Opera (by )
    Book Rating (31)
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Top Titles for Age 15


  • Crime and Punishment (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • The Golden Bough (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Great Expectations (by )
    Book Rating (75)
  • The Devil's Pool (by )
    Book Rating (175)
  • The Coral Island (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Complete Letters of Mark Twain (by )
    Book Rating (155)
  • Agnes Grey (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Coral Island, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Complete Letters of Mark Twain (by )
    Book Rating (175)
  • The Tale of Genji (by )
  • Blue Beard 
    Book Rating (92)
  • Golden Bough, The (by )
  • The sign of the four and other stories (by )
  • The Red Badge of Courage 
    Book Rating (3)
  • Great Expectations (by )
    Book Rating (65)
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Top Titles for Age 16


  • Heart of Darkness (by )
    Book Rating (90)
  • To the Lighthouse (by )
    Book Rating (75)
  • The Adventures of Captain Horn (by )
  • Uncle Tom's cabin : or, Life among the l... (by )
  • The Promised Land, By Mary Antin; (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Shakespeare's King Lear (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Promised Land, By Mary Antin; (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce (by )
    Book Rating (132)
  • 1984 (by )
    Book Rating (650)
  • Heart of Darkness (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Hamlet (by )
    Book Rating (105)
  • Round the World on a Wheel : Being the N... (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • The Professor and Poems (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Quo Vadis (by )
  • Cyrano de Bergerac (by )
    Book Rating (200)
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Top Titles for Age 17


  • The Scarlet Letter (by )
    Book Rating (155)
  • Faust (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Scarlet Letter (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The tragedy of Julius Caesar (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Ben-Hur : A Tale of the Christ (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Scarlet Pimpernel, The (by )
  • Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,... (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • The Fortunes and Misfortunes of the Famo... (by )
    Book Rating (25)
  • The Seven Pillars of Wisdom (by )
    Book Rating (36)
  • Turn of the Screw, The (by )
  • The Thirty-Nine Steps (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • On the Duty of Civil Disobedience Versio... (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Wuthering Heights (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Animal Farm (by )
    Book Rating (727)
  • Wuthering Heights (by )
    Book Rating (30)
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Top Titles for Age 18


  • Ivanhoe (by )
  • Shakespeare's Sonnets (by )
  • Where Angels Fear to Tread (by )
    Book Rating (60)
  • Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin, The (by )
  • Madame Bovary (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Leaves of Grass (by )
  • Madame Bovary (by )
    Book Rating (16)
  • War and Peace (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Brothers Karamazov, The (by )
    Book Rating (60)
  • Middlemarch (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Far from the Madding Crowd (by )
    Book Rating (30)
  • Ivanhoe (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Walden; Or, Life in the Woods : Volume 2 (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • Ivanhoe (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Anna Karenina -2 (by )
    Book Rating (15)
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Top Titles for Ages 18+


  • Gulliver's Travels (by )
    Book Rating (105)
  • Moonfleet (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Last of the Mohicans, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Divine Comedy, The (by )
    Book Rating (105)
  • Twelve Years a Slave. Narrative of Solom... (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Babbitt (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Last of the Mohicans, The (by )
    Book Rating (15)
  • Gulliver's Travels (by )
  • Vanity Fair (by )
    Book Rating (175)
  • Beyond Good and Evil (by )
    Book Rating (60)
  • Beyond Good and Evil (by )
    Book Rating (60)
  • The Decameron Volume 1 (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Tender Buttons (by )
    Book Rating (200)
  • Bleak House (by )
    Book Rating (3)
  • History of the Decline and Fall of the R... (by )
    Book Rating (60)
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