World Library  
Top 25 Must Have Books by Age Category

Click To View

Top Titles for Ages 2 to 5


  • Little Bo-Peep; A Nursery Rhyme Picture ... 
  • Three Blind Mice (by )
  • Mother Goose's Nursery Rhymes : A Collec... (by )
  • The Pied Piper of Hamelin .. (by )
  • The Hey Diddle Diddle Picture Book (by )
  • The Tale of Mr. Tod (by )
  • Little Mary; Or, The Picture-Book 
  • The velveteen rabbit; or, How toys becom... (by )
  • House that Jack Built, The (by )
  • Mother Goose's nursery rhymes : a collec... (by )
  • Golden Goose Book, The (by )
  • Baby's Abc Book 
  • Johnny Crow's Party; Another Picture Boo... (by )
  • Tale of Peter Rabbit (by )
  • Velveteen Rabbit, The (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right

Click To View

Top Titles for Age 6


  • Little Red Balloon (by )
  • The Marquis of Carabas Picture Book 
  • The National Nursery Book 
  • The Story Hour; A Book for the Home and ... (by )
  • The Wise Gray Cat (by )
  • The Little Red Balloon (by )
  • The Purple Cow! (by )
  • The Adventures of Maya, The Bee (by )
  • Twas the Night before Christmas; A Visit... (by )
  • Stories for Little Children (by )
  • Aesops Fables (by )
  • The Fables of Aesop (by )
  • Aunt Friendly's Gift (by )
  • Fairy Tales/By Hans Christian Andersen; ... (by )
  • Twas the Night Before Christmas (A Visit... (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right

Click To View

Top Titles for Age 7


  • Old Roly Bear Visits His Cousins (by )
  • Green Fairy Book, The (by )
  • The Green Fairy Book (by )
  • Beauty and the Beast (by )
  • Just so Stories : For Little Children (by )
  • Mrs. Peter Rabbit (by )
  • Old King Cole Mother Goose Melodies 
  • The Song of Hiawatha (by )
  • The History of Little Goody Two Shoes : ... (by )
  • Bambi (by )
  • The Dutch Twins (by )
  • A Book of Discoveries (by )
  • The Green Fairy Book (by )
  • Raggedy Ann stories (by )
  • Dutch Twins, The (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right

Click To View

Top Titles for Age 8


  • Zanzibar Tales (by )
  • The Cuckoo Clock (by )
  • Five Children and It (by )
  • Anne of Green Gables (dramatic reading) (by )
  • Heidi (by )
  • Understood Betsy (by )
  • Bimbi : Stories for Children (by )
  • The Happy Prince and Other Tales and a H... (by )
  • The Jungle Book (by )
  • Rip Van Winkle (by )
  • Puss in Boots (by )
  • What Shall We Do Now Over Five Hundred G... (by )
  • Heidi (by )
  • The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (th... (by )
  • Anne of Green Gables (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right

Click To View

Top Titles for Age 9


  • Read it LOUD!, Little Red Riding Hood (by )
  • The History of Little Red Riding Hood 
  • The Blue Fairy Book (by )
  • The Troll Garden (by )
  • The Wind in the Willows (by )
  • The Wonder Clock (by )
  • The Adventures of Columbus : Early Ameri... (by )
  • Blue Fairy Book, The (by )
  • Nan (by )
  • Grimm's Fairy Tales (version 2) (by )
  • Piccino, And Other Child Stories (by )
  • Precious things: or, Winning words for y... (by )
  • Grimm's Fairy Tales (by )
  • Adventures of Paddy Beaver, The (by )
  • Peter and Wendy (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right

Click To View

Top Titles for Age 10


  • Ben Comee; A Tale of Rogers's Rangers 17... (by )
  • Treasure Island (by )
  • The Peterkin Papers (by )
  • Children of Odin, The (by )
  • Little Women (by )
  • Four Million, The (by )
  • Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (by )
  • Hans Brinker; Or, The Silver Skates : A ... (by )
  • Hans Brinker or The Silver Skates (by )
  • The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (by )
  • Black Beauty (by )
  • The Four Million (by )
  • The Light Princess (by )
  • Madame How and Lady Why; Or, First Lesso... (by )
  • Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right

Click To View

Top Titles for Age 11


  • Railway Children, The (by )
  • Wide, Wide World, The (by )
  • Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (by )
  • A Journey to the Center of the Earth (by )
  • Merry Adventures of Robin Hood, The (by )
  • Sea Fairies, The (by )
  • Pride and Prejudice (by )
  • The Wide, Wide World (by )
  • King of the Golden River, The (by )
  • Lost in the Jungle 
  • The Three Musketeers (by )
  • The Royal Book of Oz: In which the Scare... (by )
  • Island of Dr. Moreau, The (by )
  • The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (by )
  • The Crescent Moon (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right

Click To View

Top Titles for Age 12


  • Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. Th... (by )
  • Kim (by )
  • The Broken Vase, And Other Stories : For... 
  • Tarzan of the Apes (by )
  • The Making of the Great West, 1512-1883 (by )
  • The Prisoner of Zenda : Being the Histor... (by )
  • Hound of the Baskervilles, The (dramatic... (by )
  • Stories of World History (by )
  • Wonderful Adventures of Nils, The (by )
  • Captains Courageous (by )
  • Land that Time Forgot, The (by )
  • Oliver Twist (by )
  • Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (by )
  • Tarzan of the Apes (by )
  • The Secret Garden (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right

Click To View

Top Titles for Age 13


  • Around the World in Eighty Days (version... (by )
  • The Mark of Zorro (by )
  • The Old Curiosity Shop : Volume 1 (by )
  • White Fang (by )
  • Great Stories of All Nations (by )
  • War of the Worlds, The (by )
  • Eight Cousins (by )
  • A Narrative of the Life of David Crocket... (by )
  • Jane Eyre (by )
  • The story of Jack Ballister's fortunes (by )
  • Stories from Livy (by )
  • Famous Voyages of the Great Discoverers (by )
  • Stories from Livy (by )
  • Pygmalion (by )
  • Countess Julie (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right

Click To View

Top Titles for Age 14


  • Frankenstein (dramatic reading) (by )
  • Washington Square (by )
  • Canterbury Tales, The (by )
  • Phantom of the Opera, The (version 2) (by )
  • A House-Boat on the Styx (by )
  • The Life of Abraham Lincoln 
  • Frankenstein : Or, The Modern Prometheus... (by )
  • Captain Blood (by )
  • Tom Brown's School Days (by )
  • The Complete Works of Edgar Allen Poe (by )
  • Riddle of the Sands, The (by )
  • Sister Carrie (by )
  • House-Boat on the Styx, A (by )
  • Macbeth (by )
  • Sense and Sensibility (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right

Click To View

Top Titles for Age 15


  • The Tale of Genji (by )
  • My Man Jeeves (by )
  • Red Badge of Courage, The (by )
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream (by )
  • Tempest, The (by )
  • Great Expectations (version 2) (by )
  • Complete Letters of Mark Twain (by )
  • Romeo and Juliet (by )
  • Midsummer Night's Dream, A (by )
  • Great Expectations (by )
  • Lord Jim (by )
  • The Writings of Mark Twain : Volume 1 (by )
  • Mansfield Park (by )
  • Bram Stoker's Dracula (by )
  • The Devil's Pool (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right

Click To View

Top Titles for Age 16


  • Lorna Doone (by )
  • The Man Who Knew Too Much (by )
  • Lorna Doone, a Romance of Exmoor (by )
  • The Professor And Poems (by )
  • The Prince and the Pauper 
  • Prince and the Pauper, The (by )
  • Uncle Vanya (by )
  • 1984 (by )
  • The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of l... (by )
  • The Story of King Arthur and His Knights (by )
  • Hamlet (by )
  • Man Who Would Be King, The (by )
  • Don Quixote - Vol. 1 (by )
  • Cyrano de Bergerac (by )
  • The Professor and Poems (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right

Click To View

Top Titles for Age 17


  • Shakespeare's tragedy of Anthony and Cle... (by )
  • The Arabian Nights (by )
  • Ben-Hur (by )
  • The Odyssey (by )
  • Origin of Species by Means of Natural Se... (by )
  • The Odyssey (by )
  • Julius Caesar (by )
  • The Woman in White (by )
  • On the Duty of Civil Disobedience Versio... (by )
  • Wuthering Heights (by )
  • The Turn of the Screw (by )
  • Tartuffe (by )
  • The Fortunes and Misfortunes of the Famo... (by )
  • Idiot, The (Part 01 and 02) (by )
  • The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. H... (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right

Click To View

Top Titles for Age 18


  • Where Angels Fear to Tread (by )
  • Paradise Lost (by )
  • War and Peace (by )
  • Looking Backward from 2000 to 1887 (by )
  • Republic, The (by )
  • Far from the Madding Crowd (by )
  • Iliad, The (by )
  • The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin (by )
  • The Republic, Score Plato Rep (by )
  • Leaves of Grass (by )
  • Silas Marner 
  • Utopia (by )
  • The Iliad (by )
  • Paradise Lost (by )
  • Mrs. Dalloway (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right

Click To View

Top Titles for Ages 18+


  • Bleak House (by )
  • Tender Buttons (by )
  • Gulliver's Travels (by )
  • Bleak House (by )
  • Gulliver's Travels (by )
  • The Great Learning 
  • Gulliver's Travels (by )
  • Vanity Fair (by )
  • Pilgrim's Progress, Score Chr Bunyan (by )
  • Twelve Years a Slave. Narrative of Solom... (by )
  • Democracy in America (by )
  • The Decameron Volume 1 (by )
  • Bleak House (by )
  • The Pilgrim's Progress (by )
  • The Prince (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.