Classic Children's Books Everyone Should Read

Your child will love reading these enduring classic children's books as much as you'll enjoy reading them as bedtime stories. Prepare to laugh, cry, and fall in love all over again with our bespoke list of the best in classic children's literature.  

1. Roald Dahl Books 

Roald Dahl is one of the most cherished children's authors of all time, having sold over 250 million books worldwide. The titles of his books are household names and well-regarded globally, having been adapted into countless films, TV series and other productions. Dahl's stories from Matilda to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory each promise to be unforgettable, wickedly funny, and delightful to children and adults alike.

Buy our 15-book collection today!

2. Winnie the Pooh


A.A. Milne's timeless story of the 100 acre woods with Christopher Robin and his come-to-life toy animals has captured the hearts of millions of children worldwide. The beloved characters of Pooh Bear, Piglet, Rabbit, Tigger, Eeyore, Kanga, and Owl have inspired the love and admiration of parents and children for nearly a century and have seen adaptions from Disney and other companies since the books were first written in the 1920s.

Read the original masterpieces from the imagination of Milne with this complete collection series

 

3. Peppa Pig 

Beloved English favourite Peppa Pig is always a popular choice. At Books 4 People we offer box sets of all of her most treasured stories for an unbeatable price. Your toddler will love finding out what new adventure awaits Peppa and all her friends. 

Peppa Pig Favourite Stories 10 Books Collection Set - (Peppa Plays Football, First Sleepover, Goes Swimming, Sports Day and More)

 

4. Mr. Men and Little Miss 

Young readers will love joining the classic Mr. Men and Little Miss characters including Mr. Bump, Mr. Happy and Little Sunshine as they enjoy everyday experiences and exciting adventures in this incredible 52 set collection. 

Your child will adore the world of this Mr. Men collection series. 

 

5. Beatrix Potter

Peter can't sleep. He's too big for his bedroom with his sisters, Flopsy, Mopsy and Cotton-tail. But is he big enough for his own room? The simple tales mirror important early experiences and emotions of young children through the eyes of Beatrix Potter's most well-loved characters, while Eleanor Taylor's illustrations are filled with charm, warmth, and humor.

Enjoy this 3 Books Collection Peter Rabbit Story Time Set (Children's Classic Gift Set - Age 3 to 5 - Early Readers)

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