All the children's books featured on the blog 

(some might not be considered children's books by others, or might be thought strictly Young Adult - no offence or judgement intended)

Samantha Ellis's book How to be a Heroine deals with many children's books, as does the blog entry on it.

For books set in schools, see this post

World Book Day: Literacy, learning to read, and dolls

For crime stories set in schools, see this post

Valentine's Day    for children - cross-cultural differences

Special Entry on Schoolgirl Detectives + more Schoolgirl Detectives

Special Entry on School Uniform Panics


Alcott, Louisa M Little Women  Little Women 2 Little Women 3 Little Women 4 Little Women 5

Alcott, Louisa M Eight Cousins  Eight Cousins 2
Eight Cousins 3

Alcott, Louisa M Little Men

Bagnold, Enid   National Velvet  National Velvet 2

Barber, Helen Mollie's Choice

Barne, Kitty  She Shall Have Music

Barne, Kitty Barbie

(see also: Barne, Kitty  While the Music Lasted & While the Music Lasted 2)

Barrows, Annie   Ivy + Bean

Blume, Judy Are You There God? It's Me Margaret

Blyton, Enid   The Secret Island

Boston, Lucy M  The Children of Green Knowe (& see also Young Women Called Linnet, and One Old One  ) The Children of Green Knowe 2

Brown, Pamela The Swish of the Curtain The Swish of the Curtain 2

Brown Pamela  Golden Pavements Golden Pavements 2
Bruce, Dorita Fairlie Dimsie Goes to School

Buckeridge, Anthony Jennings and Darbishire

Bull, Angela  Up the Attic Stairs Up the Attic Stairs 2

Burgess, Trevor The Mystery of the Missing Book

Burnett, Frances H 
A Little Princess

Burnett, Frances H  The Secret Garden

Burnett, Frances H The Lost Prince

Chbosky, Stephen The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Clive, Mary Christmas with the Savages Christmas with the Savages 2

Colette Claudine in Paris

Collins, Suzanne The Hunger Games

Collins, Suzanne Catching Fire (Hunger Games 2)

Collins, Suzanne 
Mockingjay (Hunger Games 3)
Coolidge, Susan 
What Katy Did At School What Katy Did At School 2

Coolidge, Susan What Katy Did

Coolidge, Susan The Katy books and Jacqueline Wilson

Courtney, Gwendoline  Stepmother (aka Those Verney Girls, aka Elizabeth of the Garret Theatre)

Courtney, Gwendoline Sally's Family

Dickens, Monica   The House at World's End

Durrell, Gerald My Family and Other Animals

Evans, Lissa Wed Wabbit

Falkner, J Meade Moonfleet

Farjeon, Eleanor  ... And a Perle in the Myddes

Farjeon, Eleanor The Glass Peacock

Forest, Antonia End of Term End of Term 2

Forest, Antonia   Falconer's Lure

Forest, Antonia  Peter's Room

Forest, Antonia Autumn Term

Gardam, Jane A Long Way From Verona

Gardner, Lyn Olivia's First Term

Godden, Rumer Thursday's Children Thursday's Children 2 Thursday's Children 3

Godden, Rumer Listen to the Nightingale

Golding, Julia The Diamond of Drury Lane

Gordon, Esther  A Pair of Wellingtons

Grahame, Kenneth  The Wind in the Willows

Grant, Gwen Knock And Wait Knock and Wait 2

Griffiths, Elly A Girl Called Justice

Habberton, John Helen's Babies

Hull, Katharine & Whitlock, Pamela  Crowns Crowns 2

Ibbotson, Eva  The Secret Countess aka A Countess Below Stairs

Jansson, Tove The Invisible Child

King, Clive Stig of the Dump  Stig of the Dump 2 Stig of the Dump 3

Kipling, Rudyard   The Just-So Stories

Konigsburg, EL  From The Mixed-Up Files of Mrs Basil E Frankweiler

Konigsburg, EL My Father’s Daughter (AKA Father’s Arcane Daughter) 

Kordemsky, Boris A The Moscow Puzzles

Lee, Harper To Kill a Mockingbird 

Lee, Laurie Cider with Rosie 

MacDonald, Betty  Nancy and Plum

McGraw, Eloise Jarvis  Greensleeves

McKay, Hilary   Saffy’s Angel Saffy's Angel 2 Fountains post

McKay, Hilary  Indigo's Star

McKay, Hilary The Skylarks' War

McKay, Hilary The Swallows' Flight

Nesbit, E  The Railway Children 
The Railway Children 2

Nesbit, E  The Enchanted Castle

Nesbit, E  The House of Arden,  The House of Arden 2

Nesbit, E Harding's Luck

Norton, Mary  The Borrowers   The Borrowers 2

O'Leary, Sara  This is Sadie

Pearce, Philippa  Tom's Midnight Garden Tom's

Peck, Richard Ghosts I Have Been

Peyton, KM Flambards

Price, Evadne  Jane the Fourth

Ransome, Arthur Swallows and Amazons

Ransome, Arthur Winter Holiday

Ransome, Arthur  Pigeon Post

Roberts, Katherine  I Am The Great Horse

Saunders, George Fox 8

Sendak, Maurice The Sign on Rosie’s Door

Smith, Dodie I Capture the Castle   I Capture the Castle 2    

Spyri, Johanna Heidi

Stevens, Robin Murder Most Unladylike

Stevenson Robert Louis Kidnapped

Streatfeild, Noel Theatre Shoes

Streatfeild, Noel The Painted Garden

Streatfeild, Noel The Fearless Treasure

[Streatfeild also writes as Susan Scarlett:

 Babbacombe's & Babbacombe's 2: and  Clothes Pegs ]

Streatfeild, Noel Apple Bough

Streatfeild, Noel A Vicarage Family A Vicarage Family 2 A
Sutcliff, Rosemary  Flame-Coloured Taffeta

Symons, Geraldine Miss Rivers and Miss Bridges

Syson, Lydia Burning Summer

Sue Townsend and Adrian Mole 

Trease, Geoffrey  Under Black Banner

Trease, Geoffrey The Gates of Bannerdale

Trease, Geoffrey The Black Banner Players

Uttley, Alison The Country Child The Country Child 

2 The Country Child 3

Verney, John February's Road February's Road 2

Vipont, Elfrida   Lark on the Wing   Lark on the Wing 2

Vipont, Elfrida   Lark in the Morn  Lark in the Morn 2

Walsh, Jill Paton  Fireweed

Webb, Joyce Bevins   The Clue in the Castle

Wein, Elizabeth  Code Name Verity

Wells, Helen  Cherry Ames, Boarding School Nurse

White, Constance B The Ballet School Mystery

White, EP Charlotte’s Web

Whitlock, Pamela & Hull, Katharine Crowns Crowns 2
Williams, Kit Masquerade

Wilson, Jacqueline Four Children and It

Wilson, Jacqueline  Katy