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Get to work! 100 Children’s Books to Read in a Lifetime

Now, the full top 100 from Amazon’s list:

A Wrinkle in Time Madeleine L’Engle 05/01/2007
The Classic Treasury of Aesop’s Fables Don Daily 10/02/2007
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day Judith Viorst 07/15/1987
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass Lewis Carroll 06/01/1984
Amelia Bedelia Peggy Parish 01/29/2013
And Tango Makes Three Justin Richardson 06/01/2005
Anne of Green Gables, Complete 8-Book Box Set: Anne of Green Gables; Anne of the Island; Anne of Avonlea; Anne of Windy Poplar; Anne’s House of … Ingleside; Rainbow Valley; Rilla of Ingleside L. M. Montgomery 10/06/1998
Are You My Mother? P. D. Eastman 06/12/1960
Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret. Judy Blume 04/13/2010
Beatrix Potter The Complete Tales (Peter Rabbit) Beatrix Potter 10/19/2006
Betsy-Tacy Maud Hart Lovelace 08/14/2007
Black Beauty Anna Sewell 06/23/1999
Bread and Jam for Frances Russell Hoban 09/09/2008
Bridge to Terabithia Katherine Paterson 07/01/2008
Caps for Sale: A Tale of a Peddler, Some Monkeys and Their Monkey Business Esphyr Slobodkina 09/01/1987
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Roald Dahl 09/11/2001
Charlotte’s Web E. B. White 04/10/2012
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Bill Martin Jr. 08/28/2012
Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs Judi Barrett 08/01/1978
Coraline Neil Gaiman 04/24/2012
Corduroy Don Freeman 09/30/1976
D’Aulaires’ Book of Greek Myths Ingrid d’Aulaire and Edgar Parin d’Aulaire 03/01/1992
Diary of a Wimpy Kid Jeff Kinney 04/01/2007
Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! Mo Willems 04/01/2003
Dr. Seuss’s Beginner Book Collection (Cat in the Hat, One Fish Two Fish, Green Eggs and Ham, Hop on Pop, Fox in Socks) Dr. Seuss 09/22/2009
Encyclopedia Brown, Boy Detective Donald J. Sobol 09/06/2007
Esperanza Rising Pam Munoz Ryan 05/01/2002
From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler E. L. Konigsburg 09/25/2007
Goodnight Moon Margaret Wise Brown 01/23/2007
Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site Sherri Duskey Rinker 05/04/2011
Grimm’s Complete Fairy Tales Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm 11/24/2011
Guess How Much I Love You Sam McBratney 10/14/2008
Harold and the Purple Crayon Crockett Johnson 02/01/2005
Harriet the Spy Louise Fitzhugh 05/08/2001
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone J. K. Rowling 10/01/1999
Holes Louis Sachar 05/09/2000
Island of the Blue Dolphins Scott O’Dell 02/08/2010
Jumanji Chris Van Allsburg 10/04/2011
Little House on the Prairie Laura Ingalls Wilder 09/28/2010
Little Women Louisa May Alcott 05/01/1983
Llama Llama Red Pajama Anna Dewdney 05/05/2005
Madeline Ludwig Bemelmans 05/15/2014
Make Way for Ducklings Robert McCloskey 01/01/1941
Maniac Magee Jerry Spinelli 11/01/1999
Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel Virginia Lee Burton 09/09/1939
Mr. Popper’s Penguins Richard Atwater 11/02/1992
Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH Robert C. O’Brien 11/03/1997
Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle Betty MacDonald 08/14/2007
My Side of the Mountain Jean Craighead George 04/12/2004
Olivia Ian Falconer 10/01/2000
Owen Kevin Henkes 09/15/1993
Paddle-to-the-Sea Holling C. Holling 02/19/1980
Pat the Bunny Dorothy Kunhardt 08/09/2011
Peter Pan J. M. Barrie 09/30/2010
Pippi Longstocking Astrid Lindgren 04/21/2005
Press Here Hervé Tullet 03/30/2011
Sylvester and the Magic Pebble William Steig 03/06/2012
The Bad Beginning Lemony Snicket 05/08/2007
The Borrowers Mary Norton 04/01/2003
The Boxcar Children Gertrude Chandler Warner 06/01/1989
The Call Of The Wild Jack London 01/01/2001
The Complete Adventures of Curious George H. A. Rey 08/28/2010
The Cricket in Times Square George Selden 04/01/2008
The Day the Crayons Quit Drew Daywalt 06/27/2013
The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore William Joyce 06/19/2012
The Giver Lois Lowry 01/24/2006
The House at Pooh Corner A. A. Milne 08/01/1992
The Invention of Hugo Cabret Brian Selznick 01/30/2007
The Jungle Book Rudyard Kipling 11/01/2007
The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 1) Rick Riordan 03/21/2006
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe C. S. Lewis 08/22/2000
The Little Engine That Could Watty Piper 12/27/2012
The Little Prince Antoine de Saint-Exupéry 03/05/2013
The Mouse and the Motorcycle Beverly Cleary 03/18/2014
The New Way Things Work David Macaulay 10/26/1998
The Paper Bag Princess Robert Munsch 2/1/1992
The Phantom Tollbooth Norton Juster 10/25/2011
The Real Mother Goose Blanche Fisher Wright 10/01/1994
The Secret Garden Frances Hodgson Burnett 11/14/2013
The Secret of the Old Clock (Nancy Drew, Book 1) Carolyn Keene 05/01/1930
The Snowy Day Ezra Jack Keats 10/28/1976
The Story of Babar: The Little Elephant Jean De Brunhoff 09/12/1937
The Story of Ferdinand Munro Leaf 03/31/2011
The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup and a Spool of Thread Kate DiCamillo 04/11/2006
The Tower Treasure (The Hardy Boys No. 1) Franklin W. Dixon 06/01/1959
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Eric Carle 03/23/1994
The Watsons Go to Birmingham — 1963 Christopher Paul Curtis 12/12/2000
The Wednesday Wars Gary D. Schmidt 05/18/2009
The Westing Game Ellen Raskin 04/12/2004
The Wind in the Willows Kenneth Grahame 09/15/2003
The Wizard of Oz L. Frank Baum 03/27/2008
Treasure Island Robert Louis Stevenson 04/19/1993
Tuck Everlasting Natalie Babbit 8/21/2007
Walk Two Moons Sharon Creech 12/27/2011
Watership Down Richard Adams 10/23/2012
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon Grace Lin 04/12/2011
Where the Red Fern Grows Wilson Rawls 09/01/1996
Where the Sidewalk Ends: The Poems and Drawings of Shel Silverstein Shel Silverstein 02/18/2014
Where the Wild Things Are Maurice Sendak 12/26/2012
Wonder R. J. Palacio 02/14/2012

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