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 Absolutely Essential Eloise

The Absolutely Essential Eloise

Kay Thompson
Illustrator:   Hilary Knight 
Picture Book  Series
For ages 5 and up
Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing, 1993   ISBN: 978-0689827037
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Angus, Thongs and Full-Frontal Snogging

Angus, Thongs and Full-Frontal Snogging

Louise Rennison
Fiction  Series
For ages 14 and up
HarperCollins, 2000   ISBN: 978-0060288143
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Anne of Green Gables

Anne of Green Gables

Lucy Maud Montgomery
Fiction  Series
Ages 10 and up
Random House, 1982   ISBN: 978-0553213133
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Horton Hears a Who Pop-up

Horton Hears a Who Pop-up

Dr. Seuss
Paper Engineer: David Carter
Novelty Book
For ages 4 and up
Robin Corey Books, 2008   ISBN: 978-0375841941
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Tom's Midnight Garden

Tom's Midnight Garden

Philippa Pearce
Fiction
For ages 10 and up
Unabridged audiobook (Cassette)
Performed/read by: Jan Francis
Chivers Audio Books, 1990   ISBN: 0745185665
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Blizzard! The Storm that Changed America

Blizzard! The Storm that Changed America

Jim Murphy
Nonfiction
For ages 12 and up
Scholastic Press, 1988   ISBN: 978-0590673099
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The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane

The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane

Kate DiCamillo
Illustrator:   Bagram Ibatoulline 
For ages 9 to 12
Candlewick Press, 2006   ISBN: 978-0763625894
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The Dot

The Dot

Peter H. Reynolds
Picture Book  Series
For ages 5 and up
Candlewick Press, 2003   ISBN: 978-0763619619
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Leonardo Beautiful Dreamer

Leonardo Beautiful Dreamer

Robert Byrd
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 8 and up
Dutton’s Children’s Books, 2003   ISBN: 978-0525470335
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The Invention of Hugo Cabret

The Invention of Hugo Cabret

Brian Selznick
Fiction
For ages 8 to 12
Scholastic, 2007   ISBN: 978-0439813785
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Tom's Midnight Garden

Tom's Midnight Garden

Philippa Pearce
Fiction
For ages 8 to 12
Harpercollins, 2018   ISBN: 978-0062696588
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The Book Thief

The Book Thief

Markus Zusak
Fiction
For ages 14 and up
Random House, 2007   ISBN: 0375842209
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Olivia

Olivia

Ian Falconer
Picture Book  Series
For ages 3 to 7
Simon and Schuster, 2000   ISBN: 0689829531
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The wind in the willows

The wind in the willows

Kenneth Grahame
Illustrator:  Inga Moore 
Fiction
For ages 8 and up
Candlewick Press, 2009   ISBN: 0763642118
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Fireman Small to the Rescue

Fireman Small to the Rescue

Wong Herbert Yee
Board Book
For infants to children age 4
Houghton Mifflin, 1998   ISBN: 978-0395881224
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