Yesterday, I showed you my top ten favorite childhood books. That took me over five hours to write, because I had so much trouble choosing and finding the right quotes! I decided to list the runners up, but I also wanted to ask all of you: What were your favorite childhood books?
The entirety of Madeleine L’Engle’s works.
Anne of Green Gables series and her stand-alone books-L. M. Montgomery
The Shadow Children series-Margaret Peterson Haddix (all of hers, too)
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz-L. Frank Baum
The Felicity and Samantha books-American Girls
Ella Enchanted-Gail Carson Levine (and the rest of her books)
The Three Musketeers-Alexander Dumas
The Harry Potter series-JK Rowling
Little Women-Louisa May Alcott (though not any of her other ones)
The Princess Diaries series-Meg Cabot
All-American Girl-Meg Cabot (okay, all of her books, really)
The Dragonlance Chronicles-Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickman
The Lord of the Rings-JRR Tolkien
The Silver Chair-CS Lewis
The Mandie Books-Lois Gladys Leppard
A Little Princess-Francis Hodgson Burnett
All-of-a-Kind Family-Sydney Taylor
The Great Brain Books-John D. Fitzgerald
There were so many more books. Maybe this post should really have been about favorite authors… Anyway, what were your favorites?