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15 Inspirational Book Quotes We Loved in 2017

Share these special quotes from classic children's books with your kids to ring in a happy new year.
on December 21, 2017

One way to encourage your kids to read is by discovering inspiring quotes from their favorite books and authors. From classic stories like Alice in Wonderland to the rhythm-infused lines of Shel Silverstein's beloved poems, these short passages are sure to spark creativity, boost literacy, and offer encouragement. 

That's why Scholastic Parents has chosen 15 of the most-loved quotes we found throughout 2017. Read them with your family, and then take a look at the recommended book that goes along with the quote for a fun way to keep the inspiration going all year long. 

From Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll

ReaWinnie-the-Pooh by A.A. Milne.

From Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery

From Lion and the Mouse by Jerry Pinkney 

From Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein

From Oh, the Thinks You Can Think! by Dr. Seuss 

From Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak

Read A Bear Called Paddington by Michael Bond.

From Charlotte's Web by E.B. White

Read The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle.

Read the Scholastic Junior Classics Edition of Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll.

From Llama Llama Red Pajama by Anna Dewdney

From If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Numeroff 

From The Rainbow Fish by Marcus Pfister

Read about A.A. Milne's life.

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