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Throwback Thursday: 20 Children's Books From Our Childhood

Do you remember reading these chapter books?
on July 09, 2015
 

Today my 8-year-old got home, grabbed his new book, and promptly climbed our tree with it in hand. I used to do the same thing when I was a child. I loved climbing the tree in our front yard with a book to read undisturbed. The books my son can't put down are all about Pokemon; for me, it was Anne of Green Gables and The Westing Game. Do you remember the books that helped you fall in love with reading?

See if you can find one of your childhood favorites on this list of 20 children's chapter books.

The Secret World of Og by Pierre Berton


Blubber by Judy Blume


Superfudge by Judy Blume


Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing by Judy Blume

The White Mountains - The Tripods Trilogy #1 by John Christopher


Ramona the Pest by Beverly Cleary


The BFG by Roald Dahl

The Great Brain by John D. Fitzgerald


That Scatterbrain Booky by Bernice Thurman Hunter


From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E.L Konigsburg


A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle


The Root Cellar by Janet Lunn


Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery


Owls in the Family by Farley Mowat


The Borrowers by Mary Norton


Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson  


The Littles by John Peterson


The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin


Encyclopedia Brown by Donald A. Sobol


Charlotte's Web by E.B. White



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