Classic Fiction for Children
A classic is a book with staying power: memorable characters and the power to touch many generations. The influence of classic books can still be seen in the writing of today. Some of the best-known and beloved classic titles appear on this list.
Alice experiences unusual adventures after falling down a rabbit hole.
Charlie finds a gold ticket that lets him into a world of chocolate and fantastic inventions.
Wilbur, a runty pig, becomes a celebrity with the help of some very special friends.
In a New York City subway station, Chester Cricket and his friends try to rescue their human friend's struggling newsstand.
Heidi has to leave her beloved grandfather to be a companion to the crippled child of a rich family.
Wanda wears the same faded dress to school every day but claims to have a hundred dresses at home.
Four children open a magic wardrobe door and fall into another world, where a war between good and evil rages.
Four-year-old Laura lives with her family in a snug log house in the Wisconsin woods.