Children's Books

Traditional folk tales from around the world or action-packed adventure stories, the Folio Society publishes a collection of beautiful illustrated books to delight all young readers. Witches, wizards, dragons and princesses abound in our collections of Fairy Tales, whilst our classic children’s fiction includes editions enjoyed by generations, such as The Wind in the Willows and Pinocchio. Folio books feature original illustrations and specially designed hardback covers. These favourites are truly books to be treasured, on your bookshelf or as a gift. See below for the full list of Folio Children’s books.

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The Nursery Rhyme Book book

The Nursery Rhyme Book

Andrew Lang

A lively collection of nursery rhymes, both familiar and little known, selected by Andrew Lang, the acclaimed folklorist and editor of the Rainbow Fairy Books.

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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass book

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass

Lewis Carroll

Tumbling headlong down a rabbit-hole, Alice enters the magical underground kingdom of Wonderland. These classic stories remain a childhood favourite.

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At the Crossing-Places book

At the Crossing-Places

Kevin Crossley-Holland

Skilfully interweaving a spellbinding retelling of the Arthurian myths with the parallel story of an ordinary boy in the middle ages, this is the second book in the award-winning trilogy that is a landmark in children’s fiction.

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King of the Middle March book

King of the Middle March

Kevin Crossley-Holland

Skilfully interweaving a spellbinding retelling of the Arthurian myths with the parallel story of an ordinary boy in the middle ages, this is the third and final book in the award-winning trilogy which is a landmark in children’s fiction.

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Ballet Shoes book

Ballet Shoes

Noel Streatfeild

Pauline, Petrova and Posy are three orphans struggling to make their way in this 'fairy story with both feet firmly on the ground'. Beloved by generations of children, this book remains a delightful and inspirational tale.

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The Call of the Wild book

The Call of the Wild

Jack London

Set during the Alaskan gold rush of 1897, Jack London’s classic adventure story inspired Kerouac and Orwell. In this Folio edition, Abigail Rorer’s drawings depict the fierce beauty of the frozen Yukon. David Vann introduces.

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Cautionary Tales and Other Verses book

Cautionary Tales and Other Verses

Hilaire Belloc

They retain their popularity, for who can resist the deliciously sticky ends of 'Matilda who told lies and was burned to death' or 'Jim who ran away from his nurse and was eaten by a lion'?

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Charlotte's Web book

Charlotte's Web

E. B. White

One of the most beloved children's classics of all time tells the story of how a little girl named Fern, with the help of a kind spider, saved one special pig.

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Over Sea, Under Stone book

Over Sea, Under Stone

Susan Cooper

The first book in the award-winning The Dark is Rising sequence, Over Sea, Under Stone is a fantastical adventure set among forces of Light and Dark. Laura Carlin illustrates, with a new preface by the author.

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The Eagle of the Ninth book

The Eagle of the Ninth

Rosemary Sutcliff

The story of the hunt for the lost Ninth Legion is one of the best - and best-loved - of Sutcliff's historical novels

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Edward Lear's Complete Nonsense book

Edward Lear's Complete Nonsense

Edward Lear

Introduced by Quentin Blake, this is a collection of Edward Lear's finest work of 'nonsense'.

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Emil and the Detectives book

Emil and the Detectives

Erich Kästner

Set in 1920s Berlin, this is a charming modern classic. With a preface by Michael Rosen and original illustrations by Walter Trier.

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The Blue Fairy Book book

The Blue Fairy Book

Andrew Lang

This wonderful collection of fairy stories, put together by Andrew Lang at the end of the 19th century, gathers many of the best loved tales of childhood to have pleased generations.

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The Brown Fairy Book book

The Brown Fairy Book

Andrew Lang

With exquisite illustrations by Omar Rayyan, The Brown Fairy Book features stories from every continent, including ‘The Bunyip’, a story from the Australian bush, and the Native American tale of the ‘Ball-Carrier and the Bad One’.

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The Green Fairy Book book

The Green Fairy Book

Andrew Lang

Illustrated by Julian de Narvaez, The Green Fairy Book contains a rich range of classic fairy tales, including ‘The Blue Bird’, ‘The Three Little Pigs’ and ‘The Story of the Three Bears’.

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