Books to share at bed time and last a lifetime

A Listmania! list by Mrs. Carrie Smith (London, UK)
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George's Marvellous Medicine
1.  George's Marvellous Medicine by Roald Dahl
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  "Funny, disgusting, well written, everything kids love"
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Dressing-Up Dreams: 4: The Glass Slippers
2.  Dressing-Up Dreams: 4: The Glass Slippers by Jenny Oldfield
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  "Whole series of these books are a modern take on fairy tales"
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
3.  Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
The list author says:
  "Horrid kids get whats coming to them - kids love this"
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (186 customer reviews)

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The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (The Chronicles of Narnia, Book 2): 1/7
4.  The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (The Chronicles of Narnia, Book 2): 1/7 by C. S. Lewis
The list author says:
  "Start them on their lifelong love of fantasy with this classic"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (210 customer reviews)

The Twits
5.  The Twits by Roald Dahl
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  "Who can go wrong with worms in spaghetti!"
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (179 customer reviews)

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (Book 1)
6.  Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (Book 1) by J. K. Rowling
The list author says:
  "Not sure if the kids or the grown ups enjoy this most - probably both"
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,626 customer reviews) | 10 customer discussions

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Northern Lights (His Dark Materials)
7.  Northern Lights (His Dark Materials) by Philip Pullman
The list author says:
  "So they enjoyed the Golden Compass DVD? Follow up with the first in His Dark Materials series"
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The Hobbit
8.  The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien
The list author says:
  "A classic they can take to later life with them"
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The Secret Garden (Wordsworth's Children's Classics)
9.  The Secret Garden (Wordsworth's Children's Classics) by Frances Hodgson Burnett
The list author says:
  "Apart from the first chapter being about typhoid and death, a very wonderful story, maybe better for slightly older ones"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (31 customer reviews)

Five Children and It
10.  Five Children and It by E. Nesbit
The list author says:
  "Who wouldn't want a new wish every day, even if it did turn into sand after sunset"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (77 customer reviews)

Stig of the Dump (Puffin Modern Classics)
11.  Stig of the Dump (Puffin Modern Classics) by Clive King
The list author says:
  "Kids like to wonder what they would do if they found a caveman"
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (137 customer reviews)

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The Iron Man: A Children's Story in Five Nights
12.  The Iron Man: A Children's Story in Five Nights by Ted Hughes
The list author says:
  "Set during the cold war but still very relevant"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (117 customer reviews)

Charlotte's Web
13.  Charlotte's Web by E. B. White
The list author says:
  "They might have seen the movie so get them into reading with the original book"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (73 customer reviews)

The Best of Pippi Longstocking: Three Books in One
14.  The Best of Pippi Longstocking: Three Books in One by Astrid Lindgren
The list author says:
  "A wild girl whose life is as wild as it is sad - kid wonder do they envy her freedom or feel sorry for her lack of family"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (26 customer reviews)

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