Top Ten Saddest Deaths In Children's Books

The Top Ten

1 Mog (Goodbye Mog)

Mog the cat? Dead? What? - WinchesterGirl26

2 Saul (Hetty Feather)
3 Charlotte (Charlotte's Web)
4 Dobby (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows) Dobby (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows)

I can't believe it. Dobby died. He was my favorite house elf ever! He died heroically; protecting Harry. And the painful minutes I spent reading the way Harry buried him and grieved for him made it all the sadder.

Here lies Dobby, a free elf...

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5 Jodie (My Sister Jodie)
6 Birdie (A Doll's House)
7 Michael Darling (Peter Pan in Scarlet)
8 Aunt Al (Sophie's Lucky)
9 Zach (Goodnight Mr Tom)
10 Captain Crewe (A Little Princess)

The Contenders

11 Ginger (Black Beauty)

I read this in 3rd grade (along with Grimm's Fairy Tales and Secret Garden) at school. But seriously, the chapter Ginger dies is called "Poor Ginger."

12 Leslie (Bridge to Terebithia)
13 Katie's Sister (Kira Kira)
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