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My 15 Favourite books of my childhood

Kerry Martin
 
The Hobbit
The Hobbit
"An amazing, utterly compelling and spell binding book. Tolkien is a true storyteller and brings middle earth and bilbo baggins to life. My absolute favourite."
Tom's Midnight Garden (Puffin Books)
Tom's Midnight Garden (Puffin Books)
"Makes your dreams seem real. Pearce has a wonderful way of making you believe in Tom's world."
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (The Chronicles of Narnia, Book 2): 1/7
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (The Chronicles of Narnia, Book 2): 1/7
"A childhood must. Transports you into the world of Narnia. Fairy tales are made of this."
Anne of Green Gables
Anne of Green Gables
"The start of a mischevious, imaginative girl's journey through life in Avonlea, touching and changing the lives of its inhabitents. Makes you chuckle."
The Valley Of Adventure (Revised) (Piper)
The Valley Of Adventure (Revised) (Piper)
"Blyton's third book in the series and in my opinion the most adventurous and exciting."
Mrs Frisby and the Rats of NIMH (Puffin Books)
Mrs Frisby and the Rats of NIMH (Puffin Books)
"A lovely tale as fieldmouse Mrs Frisby searches for help to aid her ailing son, she discovers the truth about her dead husband."
Charlotte Sometimes (Red Fox Classics)
Charlotte Sometimes (Red Fox Classics)
"Charlotte is transported back in time. Follow her story as she tries to get home. Requires real imagination."
Little Women (Puffin Classics)
Little Women (Puffin Classics)
"A story for anyone. It will touch your heart as you follow the lives of the four March sisters through their hardships and their happy times."
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing
"An hilarious Judy Blume story as Peter struggles to accept that his four year old brother Fudge is just a child and will humilate him. For all those with younger siblings."
Ballet Shoes: A Story of Three Children on the Stage (Puffin Books)
Ballet Shoes: A Story of Three Children on the Stage (Puffin Books)
"A compelling tale about the three fossil sisters who are left parentless and take up ballet dancing."
Five Children and It
Five Children and It
"A story that will make you think twice before voicing your wishes to a magical being discovered in the sand."
The Family from One End Street (Puffin Classics)
The Family from One End Street (Puffin Classics)
"Being a member of the Ruggles family is hard. As one of seven children it is difficult to show your individuality. A comic tale of the fight to be noticed."
A Little Princess (Children's Classics)
A Little Princess (Children's Classics)
"A gripping tale of how Sara Crewe belives all girls to be princesses even if they are reduced to rags. A story that will tou ch your heart and change it forever."
The Secret Garden (Puffin Classics)
The Secret Garden (Puffin Classics)
"Mary Lennox is an orphan and is sent to live with her hunchback uncle. What's the story behind the hidden garden? An unmissable story."
What Katy Did (Children's Classics)
What Katy Did (Children's Classics)
"Katy Carr is the eldest of a big family and is always getting into scrapes. A lovely story and the first of a brilliant trilogy."