Classics and Favorites Collection

There are so many books in the library now, thousands and thousands of them, and I decided that I would create a collection of my favorite titles. Some are relatively new, while others were published decades ago.
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

L. Frank Baum
Fiction  Series
For ages 8 to 12
Dover Publications, 1960   ISBN: 978-0486206912
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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

J. K. Rowling
Illustrator:  Mary GrandPre 
Fiction  Series
For ages 12 and up
Scholastic Press, 1998   ISBN: 978-0590353403
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Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

T.S. Eliot
Illustrator:  Axel Scheffler 
Poetry Picture Book
For ages 7 and up
Harcourt Children's Books, 2009   ISBN: 978-0547248271
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Paddington

Paddington

Michael Bond
Illustrator:  R. W. Alley 
Picture Book  Series
For ages 4 to 7
HarperCollins, 2007   ISBN: 978-0061170744
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Redwall

Redwall

Brian Jacques
Fiction  Series
For ages 12 and up
Penguin, 2002   ISBN: 978-0142302378
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Little Women

Little Women

Louisa May Alcott
Fiction  Series
For ages 14 and up
Penguin, 2004   ISBN: 978-0451529305
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The Search for WondLa

The Search for WondLa

Tony DiTerlizzi
Fiction  Series
For ages 10 and up
Simon and Schuster, 2010   ISBN: 978-1416983101
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Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type

Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type

Doreen Cronin
Illustrator:   Betsy Lewin 
Board Book
For ages 3 to 5
Simon and Schuster, 2010   ISBN: 978-1442408890
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Madam President: The Extraordinary, True (and Evolving) Story of Women in Politi

Madam President: The Extraordinary, True (and Evolving) Story of Women in Politi

Catherine Thimmesh
Illustrator:  Douglas B. Jones 
Nonfiction
For ages 12 and up
Houghton Mifflin, 2004   ISBN: 978-0618971435
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The Story of Ferdinand

The Story of Ferdinand

Munro Leaf
Illustrator:  Robert Lawson 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Penguin, 1977   ISBN: 0140502343
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Make Way for Ducklings

Make Way for Ducklings

Robert McCloskey
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Puffin, 1999   ISBN: 0140564349
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Little House in the Big Woods

Little House in the Big Woods

Laura Ingalls Wilder
Illustrator:   Garth Williams 
Nonfiction  Series
For ages 8 and up
HarperCollins, 1971   ISBN: 978-0064400015
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Winnie the Pooh

Winnie the Pooh

A. A. Milne
Illustrator:  Ernest H. Shepard 
Fiction
For ages 5 and up
Penguin, 2005   ISBN: 978-0142404676
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Madeline

Madeline

Ludwig Bemelmans
Picture Book  Series
For ages 3 to 7
Penguin, 1996   ISBN: 978-0140557619
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The Story of Babar

The Story of Babar

Jean de Brunhoff
Picture Book  Series
For ages 4 to 6
Random House, 1961   ISBN: 978-0394805757
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