We picked the brains of some people who live and breathe kid lit to get their must-have picks.
We also asked YOU, our parent readers and experts in your own right to weigh in, as well! Pam Allyn, is an American literacy advocate and author. Called the Book Whisperer by many customers, Sarah has a knack for connecting the right books with the right readers. Lisa G.
Kropp is the First Steps columnist for School Library Journal and a fierce advocate for early learning services in public libraries. Maggie McGuire. The Juniper Tree Old Sultan The Six Sons Little Briar-Rose Fundevogel King Thrushbeard Little Snow White The Knapsack, the Hat, and the Horn Rumpelstiltskin Sweetheart Roland The Golden Bird The Dog and the Sparrow Frederick and Catherine The Two Brothers The Little Peasant The Queen Bee The Three Feathers The Golden Goose Allerleirauh The Twelve Huntsmen The Thief and his Master Jorinda and Joringel The Three Sons of Fortune The Wolf and the Man The Wolf and the Fox Gossip Wolf and the Fox The Fox and the Cat The Pink Clever Gretel The Old Man and his Grandson The Water-Nixie The Death of the Little Hen Brother Lustig Gambling Hansel Hans in Luck Hans Married The Gold-Children The Fox and the Geese The Poor Man and the Rich Man The Singing, Soaring Lark The Goose-Girl The Young Giant The Gnome The King of the Golden Mountain The Raven Old Hildebrand The Three Little Birds The Water of Life Doctor Knowall The Spirit in the Bottle Bearskin The Willow-Wren and the Bear Sweet Porridge Wise Folks Tales of the Paddock The Two Travelers Hans the Hedgehog The Shroud The Jew Among the Thorns The Skillful Huntsman The Flail from Heaven The Cunning Little Tailor The Bright Sun Brings it to Light The Blue Light The Willful Child The Three Army-Surgeons The Seven Swabians The Three Apprentices Donkey Cabbages The Old Woman in the Wood The Three Brothers The Devil and his Grandmother Ferdinand the Faithful and Ferdinand the Unfaithful The Iron Stove The Lazy Spinner The Four Skillful Brothers Fair Katrinelje and Pif-Paf-Poltrie The Fox and the Horse The Shoes that Were Danced to Pieces The Six Servants The White Bride and the Black Bride Iron Hans The Three Black Princesses Knoist and his Three Sons The Maid of Brakel My Household The Lambkin and the Little Fish Simeli Mountain Going a Traveling The Donkey The Ungrateful Son The Turnip The Beam The Old Beggar-Woman The Three Sluggards The Twelve Idle Servants The Shepherd Boy The Star Money The Stolen Farthings Looking for a Bride The Hurds The Sparrow and his Four Children The Story of Schlauraffen Land The Ditmars Tale of Wonders A Riddling Tale Snow-White and Rose-Red The Wise Servant The Glass Coffin