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101 Children's Classics

101 Children's Fiction

101 Children's Classics from bexley Libraries with the London Borough of Bexley Logo tagline Trusted by Bexley residents

Discover children’s classics that have stood the test of time.

We’ve 101 Dalmatians and a hundred more great titles to delight and enchant you from Alice in Wonderland to Worzel Gummidge. Discover a wonderful world of books.

Book Jacket of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
Book Jacket of Enid Blyton's The Famous Five Five on a Treasure Island

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Book Jacket of The One Hundred and One Dalmations & The Starlight Barking by Dodie Smith


See the full list below. You can also check out the children’s classics collection on Libby.

Title Author
101 Dalmatians Dodie Smith
A Bear called Paddington Michael Bond
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Lewis Carroll
Anne of Green Gables L. M. Montgomery
Arabel and Mortimer stories Joan Aiken
Arabian nights Geraldine MacCaughren
Artemis Fowl Eoin Colfer
Ballet Shoes Noel Streatfeild
Biggles-the Camels are Coming Capt. W. E. Johns
Black Beauty Anna Sewell
Blubber Judy Blume
Carrie’s War Nina Bawden
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Roald Dahl
Charlotte’s Web E. B. White
Children of Green Knowe Collection Lucy M. Boston
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Ian Fleming
Diggers Terry Pratchett
Emil and the Detectives Erich Kastner
Finn Family Moomintroll Tove Janson
Five Children and It Edith Nesbit
Five on a Treasure Island Enid Blyton
Flambards K. M. Peyton
Flat Stanley Jeff Brown
Flour Babies Anne Fine
Goodnight Mister Tom Michelle Magorian
Grimm's Fairytales Jacob Grimm
Gullivers Travels Jonathan Swift
Hans Christian Anderson's Fairy Tales Fran Parreno
Heidi Johanna Spyri
Huckleberry Finn Mark Twain
I am David Anne Holm
Jungle Book Rudyard Kipling
Just William Richmal Crompton
King Arthur and his knights of the round table Roger Green
Little Women Louisa May Alcott
Lizzie Dripping Helen Cresswell
Mary Poppins P. L. Travers
Midnight for Charlie Bone Jenny Nimmo
Millions: the not-so-great train robbery Frank Cotterall Boyce
Milly- Molly- Mandy Stories Joyce Lankester Brisley
Mrs Frisby and the rats of NIMH Robert O'Brien
Mrs Pepperpot Alf Proysen
My Naughty Little Sister Dorothy Edwards
Peter Pan J. M. Barrie
Pinocchio Carlo Collodi
Pippi Longstocking Astrid Lindgren
Pollyanna Eleanor H. Porter
Robin Hood Roger Green
Robinson Crusoe Daniel Defoe
Stig of the dump Clive King
Stuart Little E. B. White
Swallows and Amazons Arthur Ransome
Sword in the Stone T. H. White
Tales from Shakespeare C. and M. Lamb
Tarka the Otter Henry Williamson
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer Mark Twain
The Borrowers Mary Norton
The Complete Nonsense of Edward Lear Edward Lear
The Dark is rising Susan Cooper
The Diddakoi Rumer Godden
The Family at One End Street Eve Garnett
The Ghost of Thomas Kempe Penelope Lively
The Hobbit J. R. R. Tolkein
The Incredible Adventures of Professor Branestawn Hunter Norman
The Incredible Journey Sheila Burnford
The Indian in the Cupboard Lynne Reid Banks
The Iron Man Ted Hughes
The Just So Stories Rudyard Kipling
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe C. S. Lewis
The Little House of the Prairie Laura Ingalls Wilder
The Little Prince Antoine de Saint-Exupery
The Magic Faraway Tree Enid Blyton
The Midnight Fox Betsy Byars
The Mouse and His Child Rusell Hoban
The Orchard Book of Aesop's Fables Michael Morpurgo
The Owl Service Alan Garner
The Owl who was afraid of the dark Jill Tomlinson
The Phantom Tollbooth Norton Juster
The Railway Children Edith Nesbit
The Secret Garden Frances Hodgson Burnett
The Sheep Pig Dick King-Smith
The Silver Sword Ian Serraillier
The Story of Doctor Doolitlle Hugh Lofting
The Swiss Family Robinson Johann David Wyss
The Turbulent Term of Tyke Tiler Gene Kemp
The Water Babies Charles Kingsley
The Wolves of Willoughby Chase Joan Aiken
The Wombles Elisabeth Beresford
Tom's Midnight Garden Phillipa Pearce
Treasure Island Robert Louis Stevenson
Velveteen Rabbit Margery Williams
Watership Down Richard Adams
What Katy Did Susan Coolidge
When Hitler stole pink rabbit Judith Kerr
White Fang Jack London
Wind in the Willows Kenneth Grahame
Winnie-the-Pooh A. A. Milne
Wizard of Earthsea Ursula Le Guin
Wizard of Oz L. Frank Baum
Worst Witch Jill Murphy
Worzel Gummidge Barbara Euphan Todd

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