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Fantastic tales for bedtime stories and classic adventures for young adults, the Folio Society publishes a wide range of children’s fiction books. Witches, wizards, dragons and princesses abound in our beautiful collections of Fairy Tales, whilst our classic children’s fiction includes gripping adventure stories and fantasy editions enjoyed by generations of children. 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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A Kestrel for a Knave book

A Kestrel for a Knave

Barry Hines

This cornerstone of British fiction famously explores man’s relationship with nature, via a young boy’s unexpected passion for falconry. A specially printed translucent dust jacket accompanies this splendid gift edition.

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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 Tales of Beatrix Potter - 11 volumes book

The Tales of Beatrix Potter - 11 volumes

Beatrix Potter

Why do generations of children continue to fall in love with Beatrix Potter’s stories? Comic animals in coats and hats are certainly part of the charm, but more than that is the fact that she gives her animals human traits without ever falling into sentimental whimsy.

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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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Candide book

Candide

Voltaire

A newly reissued format of the celebrated limited edition, featuring an additional binding illustration by Quentin Blake.

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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

Out of print Price: US$ 57.95

The Pink Fairy Book book

The Pink Fairy Book

Andrew Lang

In these tales third-born sons seek their fortunes, lovely princesses are blown away by gusts of wind, cunning tricksters steal treasures from dragons, wicked wizards chase after their apprentices, and wise animals help their friends…

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The Red Fairy Book book

The Red Fairy Book

Andrew Lang

Andrew Lang's Rainbow Fairy Books - The Red Fairy Book includes classics 'Jack and the Beanstalk' and 'Rapunzel' plus little-known stories such as 'The True History of Little Goldenhood', which offers a twist on the traditional Red Riding Hood story.

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The Ghost of Thomas Kempe book

The Ghost of Thomas Kempe

Penelope Lively

With a new introduction by the author, this brilliantly funny ghost story for children features integrated illustrations by artist Pam Smy.

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