Happy Thursday everyone! So this is going to be a little bit of a different post than usual and I hope you all like it. I recently took a course on how to write children’s books with a great writer and she gave us her list of favorite children’s books and I wanted to share them with you !!!
Here are the Middle Grade books she loves!
A Wrinkly in Time by Madeline L’Engle
Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White
Tom’s Midnight Garden by Philippa Pearce
The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgsen Burnett
Harriet the Spy by Louise Fitzhugh
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl – also any Roald Dahl movie
The Dark is Rising by Susan Cooper
The Great Brain by John D. Fitzgerald
Tales of a Fourth-Grade Nothing by Judy Blume
The Great Gilly Hopkins by Katherine Paterson
Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt
On My Honor by Marion Bauer
The Midwife’s Apprentice by Karen Cushman
Ok , I feel like that is a long list and I have more so stay tuned for more Middle Grades and some Young Adult books!