Greatest Children's Books

The Top Ten

1 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory - Roald Dahl Charlie and the Chocolate Factory - Roald Dahl Product Image

There's an early version of the book with a character named Miranda Piker. The early Charlie and the Chocolate Factory had 15 kids. - Ilovestephanie

Best book ever... Must read...
Awesome narration, and the best part were the funny poems... They rocked
Roald is d best... Nobody can match him in his story endings...

RIP Roald Dahl

1916 - 1990

2 Green Eggs and Ham - Dr. Seuss Green Eggs and Ham - Dr. Seuss Product Image

I remember this book I ripped it in the school library on purpose the librarian was mad at me and then she taped the rips in the book and banned me for taking out books for a month

I had this book I ripped it up on purpose them my parents took the book away since I kept ripping it up, they were not happy with me, I was 4 or 5 when I did this

I remember this book I remember when my grade 1 class did have green eggs and ham once as well - trains45

Who doesn't like green eggs and ham, they are awesome

3 The Wonderful Wizard of Oz - L. Frank Baum The Wonderful Wizard of Oz - L. Frank Baum Product Image

I actually read this book five times, and all the other books in the series. I really like Toto.

I kept re-reading this book

4 Where the Wild Things Are - Maurice Sendak Where the Wild Things Are - Maurice Sendak Product Image

This is one of my most favorite picture books.

One of my favorite books

5 The Chronicles of Narnia - C.S. Lewis The Chronicles of Narnia - C.S. Lewis Product Image

The best ever! I love this series.

Just WONDERFUL

6 The Cat in the Hat - Dr. Seuss The Cat in the Hat - Dr. Seuss Product Image

So much better than The American Girls Collection. - welliewishersfan78

I remember reading this book a few times as a kid - trains45

7 Winnie the Pooh - A.A. Milne Winnie the Pooh - A.A. Milne Product Image

The IP rights to the character is owned by The Disney Corporation. - welliewishersfan78

8 Diary of a Wimpy Kid - Jeff Kinney

This should be Number 1!

Its genderflipped version is Dear Dumb Diary by Jim Benton. Marketed to girls. - welliewishersfan78

Love them - WinchesterGirl26

Good book.

9 Alice's Adventures in Wonderland - Lewis Carroll

The best book so far. Probably became a educational T.V. show during the 90s entitled "Disney's Adventures in Wonderland" which had a adorable Elizabeth Harnois. - welliewishersfan78

10 The Adventures of Captain Underpants - Dav Pilkey The Adventures of Captain Underpants - Dav Pilkey Product Image

Or how about the whole Captain Underpants franchise? - The Ultimate Daredevil, who thinks that Captain Underpants will get DreamWorks back on its feet

The Contenders

11 Matilda - Roald Dahl Matilda - Roald Dahl Product Image

I love this book so much! 1

She is awesome.

12 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone - J. K. Rowling Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone - J. K. Rowling Product Image
13 Black Beauty - Anna Sewell Black Beauty - Anna Sewell Product Image
14 The Adventures of Ook and Gluk: Kung-Fu Cavemen from the Future - Dav Pilkey
15 Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing - Judy Blume Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing - Judy Blume Product Image
16 The Tale of Despereaux - Kate DiCamillo. The Tale of Despereaux - Kate DiCamillo. Product Image

Oh this book is one of my favorite children's books, a mouse that doesn't fit in falls in love with a princess and faces dungeons to find her! - Swiftdawn

The Paper Bag Princess was way more better than this. - welliewishersfan78

I read it

17 The Very Hungry Caterpillar - Eric Carle The Very Hungry Caterpillar - Eric Carle Product Image

I remember this book I remember having it read to me when I was a kid - trains45

18 Charlotte's Web - E. B. White Charlotte's Web - E. B. White Product Image
19 How the Grinch Stole Christmas! - Dr. Seuss How the Grinch Stole Christmas! - Dr. Seuss Product Image

The grinch was one of my childhood books

I hate this ridiculous story

20 Super Diaper Baby 2: Invasion of the Potty Snatchers - Dav Pilkey Super Diaper Baby 2: Invasion of the Potty Snatchers -  Dav Pilkey Product Image
21 The Wind in the Willows - Kenneth Grahame The Wind in the Willows - Kenneth Grahame Product Image
22 My Father's Dragon - Ruth Stiles Gannett My Father's Dragon - Ruth Stiles Gannett Product Image
23 The Moomins and the Great Flood - Tove Jansson The Moomins and the Great Flood - Tove Jansson Product Image
24 The Hobbit - J.R.R. Tolkien The Hobbit - J.R.R. Tolkien Product Image
25 Wonder - R.J. Palacio Wonder - R.J. Palacio Product Image

Number 28 it should be at the top ten

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