Great international Children's Books

A Listmania! list by Ulla Schott (Edinburgh, Scotland, Britain)
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Die rote Zora und ihre Bande. Mit Materialien.
1.  Die rote Zora und ihre Bande. Mit Materialien. by Kurt Held
The list author says:
  "post-war novel about feminist figure who joins up with several other orphans to live in a ruined castle in former Yugoslavia and fights for survival and against discrimination"
£4.19   Used & New from: £0.39

The 13 1/2 Lives of Captain Bluebear
2.  The 13 1/2 Lives of Captain Bluebear by Walter Moers
The list author says:
  "many fantastic adventures of this little bear, brilliant illustrations, and in German at least beautiful use of language;"
Used & New from: £0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (59 customer reviews)

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Momo (Puffin Books)
3.  Momo (Puffin Books) by Ende Michael
The list author says:
  "brilliant story-telling which at the same time teaches kids the value of time, friendship and honesty over wealth and money"
£6.99   Used & New from: £2.21
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (42 customer reviews)

Ronia, the Robber's Daughter (Puffin Books)
4.  Ronia, the Robber's Daughter (Puffin Books) by Astrid Lindgren
The list author says:
  "strong feminist figure with a love for freedom and nature, she tries to reconcilliate a feud"
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4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (24 customer reviews)

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Jackaroo
5.  Jackaroo by Cynthia Voigt
The list author says:
  "historical novel about the feudal system, and about an innkeeper's daughter fight against the system's inequality"
Used & New from: £0.20
3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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Do You Know Pippi Longstocking?
6.  Do You Know Pippi Longstocking? by Astrid Lindgren
The list author says:
  "all Pippi Longstocking books are stunning, but this one has the original illustration on the cover"
Used & New from: £22.85
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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Asterix The Gaul (Asterix (Orion Hardcover))
7.  Asterix The Gaul (Asterix (Orion Hardcover)) by René Goscinny
The list author says:
  "all Asterix comics are brilliant, especially the originals with both authors still alive"
£8.79   Used & New from: £2.97
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (31 customer reviews)

Calamity Jane (Lucky Luke Adventure)
8.  Calamity Jane (Lucky Luke Adventure) by Goscinny
The list author says:
  "feminist funny comic of the amusing Lucky Luke series"
£5.57   Used & New from: £1.99
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

Winnetou the Apache Knight
9.  Winnetou the Apache Knight by Karl May
The list author says:
  "Karl May wrote many wild west novels whilst in prison. All his novels praise understanding of different cultures and backgrounds, with the friendship of the Apache Indian with "Old Shatterhand"."
Used & New from: £6.17
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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The Little Prince
10.  The Little Prince by Antoine De Saint-Exupery
The list author says:
  "The Little Prince might not be a children's book as such, but it is certainly very thoughtfull."
£5.24   Used & New from: £1.24
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (122 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Fall-out (Puffin Teenage Books)
11.  Fall-out (Puffin Teenage Books) by Gudrun Pausewang
The list author says:
  "very sad, environmentalist and best anti-nuke book ever written"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

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The Outsiders (Puffin Teenage Fiction)
12.  The Outsiders (Puffin Teenage Fiction) by S.E. Hinton
The list author says:
  "very touching tale - as good as the film"
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4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (94 customer reviews)

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The Law of the Four Just Men
13.  The Law of the Four Just Men by Edgar Wallace
The list author says:
  "Edgar Wallace's Just Men were somehow my favourites - but I loved reading pretty much all of them."
£6.99   Used & New from: £0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Detectives in Togas
14.  Detectives in Togas by Henry Winterfeld
The list author says:
  "a kind of crime mystery set in ancient Rome."
£4.45   Used & New from: £0.01
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

The Little Ghost (Knight Books)
15.  The Little Ghost (Knight Books) by Otfried Preussler
The list author says:
  "Little ghost gets confused with time when the clock in the church tower is rewound by 12 hours. Now it has to spook in the day!"
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4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

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The Black Stallion
16.  The Black Stallion by Walter Farley
The list author says:
  "All Black Stallion books are adored by horse loving kids."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (19 customer reviews)

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The Dark is Rising Sequence: Over Sea, Under Stone, The Dark Is Rising, Greenwitch, The Grey King, and Silver on the Tree (Puffin Books)
17.  The Dark is Rising Sequence: Over Sea, Under Stone, The Dark Is Rising, Greenwitch, The Grey King, and Silver on the Tree (Puffin Books) by Susan Cooper
The list author says:
  "Mystery and Fantasy novel."
Used & New from: £58.61
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (125 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The Brothers Lionheart
18.  The Brothers Lionheart by Astrid Lindgren
The list author says:
  "teaches kids about death. good adventures, very emotional."
Used & New from: £5.24
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (24 customer reviews)

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Die Feuerzangenbowle.
19.  Die Feuerzangenbowle. by Heinrich Spoerl
The list author says:
  "historical novel set in a time when boys and girls went to seperate schools,"
Used & New from: £9.47

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The Neverending Story
20.  The Neverending Story by Michael Ende
The list author says:
  "an akward,unsporty kid becomes the hero of Fantasia, where only his imagination can defeat the threatening "Nothing""
Used & New from: £20.42
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (49 customer reviews)

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Memed, My Hawk (Panther)
21.  Memed, My Hawk (Panther) by Yasar Kemal
The list author says:
  "bandits against injustice - Mehmet battles to bring down a tyrant of epic proportions. Kind of Turkisk Robin Hood."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

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The Colour of Magic: The First  Discworld Novel: 1
22.  The Colour of Magic: The First Discworld Novel: 1 by Terry Pratchett
The list author says:
  "Terry Pratchett discworld's novels are all a good-mood read. Rincewind is my favourite anti-hero, and this is the book starting off the series, but all are quite enjoyable."
£5.49   Used & New from: £0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (268 customer reviews)

Bille und Zottel. Sammelband 01
23.  Bille und Zottel. Sammelband 01 by Tina Caspari
The list author says:
  "German book series about girl and pony."
£8.79   Used & New from: £4.99

Emil and the detectives
24.  Emil and the detectives by Erich Kästner
The list author says:
  ""Don Quichotte", "The flying classroom" and a lot of other classic tales were written down by this author, especially famous his tale about the twins seperated at birth who meet in a holiday camp."
Used & New from: £2.76

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The Wonderful Adventures of Nils
25.  The Wonderful Adventures of Nils by Selma Lagerlof
The list author says:
  "famous Swedish children's book in which a boy is shrunk and travels with a flock of wild geese."
£13.48   Used & New from: £0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)

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