Charlotte's Webby E.B. White - A classic children's book about a pig named Wilbur and his friendship with a spider named Charlotte, teaching lessons about friendship and death that are timeless in their themes.
Diary of a Wimpy Kidby Jeff Kinney - A bestselling phenomenon that captures the minutiae of a middle schooler's days in words and witty illustrations, touching and very entertaining.
Matilda by Roald Dahl - A larger-than-life novel that triumphs over bullying, following a young girl Matilda who discovers she has telekinetic powers and uses them to stand up to her cruel parents and headmistress
The Giving Treeby Shel Silverstein - A modern classic that has been a favorite among children for over 50 years, teaching kids about giving, unconditional love, and healthy relationships.
The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis - An epic fantasy series that has won the hearts and minds of children, adults, and scholars alike, following the adventures of four siblings in a magical world called Narnia.
A Wrinkle in Timeby Madeleine L'Engle - This book explores the idea of good and evil, as well as trusting your intuition, following three children on an adventure to find Meg's father through time and space after he goes missing.
Charlie and the Chocolate Factoryby Roald Dahl - A classic children's book that offers great heroes and unusual worlds, following a young boy named Charlie who wins a golden ticket to tour the mysterious and magical chocolate factory of Willy Wonka.
The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry - A beautiful and philosophical novella about a young prince who travels from planet to planet, learning about life, love, and friendship.
Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling - following the boy wizard as he takes up his place at Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry and battles the evil Lord Voldemort.
The Island of Thievesby Josh Lacey - A thrilling adventure packed full of intrigue, danger, and daring, following a young boy named Tom who goes on a quest for buried treasure in Peru with his uncle.