Classic Kids Books Archive

Classic Children’s Books: Treasure Island

Often touted as a ‘boys’ book, Treasure Island is replete with pirates, ships, fights, maps, treasure chests, exotic locations, buried gold and everything else that would appeal to the adventurous spirit of young boys. If your kids loved Captain Jack …

Classic Children’s Books: White Fang

This book is certainly among the creamy lot when it comes to classics for wildlife and nature lovers. ‘White Fang’ explores the violent world of the wild juxtaposed against human society from the perspective of a young wolf-dog hybrid. This …

Classic Children’s Books: Little Women

Many stories explore the theme of sisterly love, but very few do it as sweetly and nicely as ‘Little Women’ – and this was when the concepts of ‘chick-lit’ and ‘teen-lit’ did not even exist. Not surprisingly, the book became …

Classic Children’s Books: Robinson Crusoe

How often have you been asked, “What would you do if you were marooned on a deserted island?” ‘Robinson Crusoe’ may have been inspired from a true-life-account of Scottish sailor Alexander Selkirk, who got washed ashore on a remote island …