Children's Literature

Skilled authors have always written stories that have illuminated the minds of children and encouraged life-long reading. The following collection includes classic books written specifically for young readers.

 A Little Princess (Frances Hodgson Burnett)

 A Village Stradivarius (Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin)

 Alice in Wonderland (Lewis Carroll)

 An Old Fashioned Girl (Louisa May Alcott)

 Anne of Avonlea (Lucy Montgomery)

 Anne of Green Gables (Lucy Montgomery)

 Beautiful Stories from Shakespeare (Edith Nesbit)

 Black Beauty (Anna Sewell)

 Cast Upon the Breakers (Horatio Alger)

 Catriona (Robert Louis Stevenson)

 Driven from Home, Carl Crawford’s Experience (Horatio Alger)

 Eight Cousins (Louisa May Alcott)

 Five Children and It (Edith Nesbit)

 Flower Fables (Louisa May Alcott)

 Frank’s Campaign, Farm and Camp (Horatio Alger)

 Glinda of Oz (L. Frank Baum)

 Hans Brinker, the Silver Skates (Mary Mapes Dodge)

 Howard Pyle’s Book of Pirates; Fiction, Fact & Fancy Concerning the Buccaneers & Marooners of the Spanish Main (Howard Pyle)

 Jack and Jill (Louisa May Alcott)

 Janice Day the Young Homemaker (Helen Beecher Long)

 Jewel (Clara Louise Burnham)

 Jo’s Boys (Louisa May Alcott)

 Joe the Hotel Boy (Horatio Alger)

 Just David (Eleanor Hodgman Porter)

 Kidnapped (Robert Louis Stevenson)

 Life and Adventures of Santa Claus (L. Frank Baum)

 Little Men (Louisa May Alcott)

 Little Women (Louisa May Alcott)

 Missy (Dana Gatlin)

 New Chronicles of Rebecca (Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin)

 Ozma of Oz (L. Frank Baum)

 Paul Prescott’s Charge (Horatio Alger)

 Paul the Peddler, the Fortunes of a Young Street Merchant (Horatio Alger)

 Peter Pan (James Matthew Barrie)

 Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens (James Matthew Barrie)

 Phil, the Fiddler (Horatio Alger)

 Pollyanna (Eleanor Hodgman Porter)

 Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin)

 Rinkitink in Oz (L. Frank Baum)

 Sara Crewe (Frances Hodgson Burnett)

 Sylvie and Bruno (Lewis Carroll)

 Sylvie and Bruno Concluded (Lewis Carroll)

 The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (Mark Twain)

 The Belgian Twins (Lucy Fitch Perkins)

 The Blue Fairy Book (Andrew Lang)

 The Brown Fairy Book (Andrew Lang)

 The Cash Boy (Horatio Alger)

 The Crimson Fairy Book (Andrew Lang)

 The Emerald City of Oz (L. Frank Baum)

 The Enchanted Castle (Edith Nesbit)

 The Enchanted Island of Yew (L. Frank Baum)

 The Errand Boy (Horatio Alger)

 The Eskimo Twins (Lucy Fitch Perkins)

 The Japanese Twins (Lucy Fitch Perkins)

 The Junior Classics— Volume 1 (William Patten)

 The Lilac Fairy Book (Andrew Lang)

 The Lost Princess of Oz (L. Frank Baum)

 The Magic of Oz (L. Frank Baum)

 The Marvelous Land of Oz (L. Frank Baum)

 The Master Key, an Electrical Fairy Tale Founded Upon the Mysteries of Electricity (L. Frank Baum)

 The Motor Girls on a Tour (Margaret Penrose)

 The Orange Fairy Book (Andrew Lang)

 The Patchwork Girl of Oz (L. Frank Baum)

 The Peterkin Papers (Lucretia Peabody Hale)

 The Phoenix and the Carpet (Edith Nesbit)

 The Railway Children (Edith Nesbit)

 The Red Fairy Book (Andrew Lang)

 The Road to Oz (L. Frank Baum)

 The Scarecrow of Oz (L. Frank Baum)

 The Secret Garden (Frances Hodgson Burnett)

 The Story of Doctor Dolittle (Hugh Lofting)

 The Story of the Amulet (Edith Nesbit)

 The Story of the Treasure Seekers (Edith Nesbit)

 The Swiss Family Robinson (Johann Wyss)

 The Swiss Twins (Lucy Fitch Perkins)

 The Violet Fairy Book (Andrew Lang)

 The Wind in the Willows (Kenneth Grahame)

 The Wizard of Oz (L. Frank Baum)

 The Wouldbegoods (Edith Nesbit)

 The Yellow Fairy Book (Andrew Lang)

 Through the Looking-Glass (Lewis Carroll)

 Tik Tok of Oz (L. Frank Baum)

 Tom Swift Among the Diamond Makers, the Secret of Phantom Mountain (Victor Appleton)

 Tom Swift Among the Fire Fighters, Battling With Flames from the Air (Victor Appleton)

 Tom Swift and His Aerial Warship, the Naval Terror of the Seas (Victor Appleton)

 Tom Swift and His Air Scout, Uncle Sam’s Mastery of the Sky (Victor Appleton)

 Tom Swift and His Airship (Victor Appleton)

 Tom Swift and His Big Tunnel, the Hidden City of the Andes (Victor Appleton)

 Tom Swift and His Electric Rifle (Victor Appleton)

 Tom Swift and His Electric Runabout, the Speediest Car on the Road (Victor Appleton)

 Tom Swift and His Giant Cannon, the Longest Shots on Record (Victor Appleton)

 Tom Swift and His Submarine Boat, Under the Ocean for Sunken Treasure (Victor Appleton)

 Tom Swift and His War Tank, Doing His Bit for Uncle Sam (Victor Appleton)

 Tom Swift and His Wizard Camera, Thrilling Adventures While Taking Moving Pictures (Victor Appleton)

 Tom Swift in the Caves of Ice (Victor Appleton)

 Treasure Island (Robert Louis Stevenson)

 Under the Lilacs (Louisa May Alcott)

 White Fang (Jack London)