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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