announcement

Update: Check new design of our homepage!

Best Selling Children's Books

These are the Best-selling Books Meant Specially for Children

Right since childhood, we listen to many stories from children's books which we never forget. Go ahead and refresh your memories with a list of a few of the well-known children's books, mentioned in the coming up article.
Penlighten Staff
When kids are young, they love to live in a fantasy world. They build this world after listening to stories told by parents and sometimes when they read books. All of us have read these lovely stories like Jack and the Beanstalk, The Three Little Pigs, Red Riding Hood, etc. These stories are a part of our memories that we can never forget. Along with the ones mentioned above, there are many more of these story books which are all time favorites among children even today. To make happy childhood memories come back to you, we have compiled a short list of favorite children's books in the following paragraph.

Popular Children's Books

These books are best selling because when they were released they were read and bought by millions of kids. The stories and their characters became very well-known because of the way they were delivered to the readers by the authors. These books being children's books, are written in such a way that kids understand the concept. Many of them are even made into the best children's movies in today's entertainment world. These books have works of fiction, and some true stories as well, written by authors from all over the globe.
  • The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
  • The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss
  • Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown
  • James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl
  • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
  • Matilda by Roald Dahl
  • A Light in the Attic by Shel Silverstein
  • Fly Away Home by Jennifer Weiner
  • A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle
  • The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Chronicles of Narnia) by C.S. Lewis
  • Love You Forever by Robert N. Munsch
  • If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff
  • The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery
  • The Harry Potter Series by J K Rowling
  • Charlotte's Web by E. B. White
  • Hatchet by Gary Paulsen
  • Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder
  • The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • The Boxcar Children by Gertrude Chandler Warner
  • Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan
  • The Indian in the Cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks
  • Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell
  • The Tale of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter
  • Horton Hatches the Egg by Dr. Seuss
  • Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli
  • The Giver by Lois Lowry
  • The Outsiders by S. E. Hinton
  • Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D. Taylor
  • The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg
  • Clifford, the Big Red Dog by Norman Bridwell
  • Are You There, God? It's Me, Margaret by Judy Blume
  • The Paper Bag Princess by Robert N. Munsch
  • Number the Stars by Lois Lowry
  • Walt Disney's Storyland by Walt Disney
  • Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of Nimh by Robert C. O'Brien
  • The Princess Diaries by Meg Cabot
  • The Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Barbara Robinson
With this brief list children's story books, I am sure, you came across some of your favorite bedtime and childhood books! You can surely add some more to the list if you recall them.