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Find the perfect present from the Folio Society’s collection of children’s books. From the fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm to favourite childhood novels such as The Wind in the Willows and Pinocchio, Folio books all come with beautiful illustrations and striking binding designs. We’ve created a list of children’s books which we think will make perfect gifts. See below for the full list.

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Anne of Green Gables book

Anne of Green Gables

L. M. Montgomery

One of the most popular children's books of all time and treasured by readers of all ages, including the writer Margaret Atwood, who introduces this edition.

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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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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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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$ 56.95

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 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 Violet Fairy Book book

The Violet Fairy Book

Andrew Lang

A queen disguises herself as a boy and travels to a far-off land to rescue her beloved husband; a boy tells a lie so extravagant that it beats the tall tales of a dishonest miller; a childless couple begs to be blessed with offspring, only to discover that one can have too much of a good thing…

Out of print Price: US$ 94.95

Grimm's Fairy Tales book

Grimm's Fairy Tales

Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm

This Folio edition, a facsimile of the British edition of 1909, contains sixty of The Brothers Grimm's most famous tales, including 'Snow White', Hansel and Gretel' and 'Red Riding Hood'.

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Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales book

Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales

Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen's 17 most famous tales, including 'The Emperor's New Clothes', 'The Little Mermaid', 'The Snow Queen' and 'The Ugly Duckling'.

Out of print Price: US$ 85.95

The Hobbit book

The Hobbit

J. R. R. Tolkien

A beautiful edition of Tolkien's classic children's story. Leaving his comfortable hobbit hole Bilbo Baggins goes on a reluctant adventure to defeat a dragon, and along the way he encounters the vile, but pathetic Gollum, and his ‘Precious’ – a ring to rule them all.

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The Jungle Book book

The Jungle Book

Rudyard Kipling

This thrilling adventure about a boy learning to survive in the wild, continues to hold the world's imagination. Enchanting tales and poems on the lives and customs of jungle creatures are brought vividly to life with beautiful illustrations by Maurice and Edward J. Detmold.

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Just So Stories book

Just So Stories

Rudyard Kipling

Originally told as bedtime stories for Kipling's daughter Josephine, Just So Stories remains a classic of children's literature. Simply and beautifully written, with an entirely believable, far from cosy vision of the joy, wonder and dangers of the natural world.

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Peter Pan and Wendy book

Peter Pan and Wendy

J. M. Barrie

The much-loved story of Peter Pan, the boy who never grew up, is one of the most enduring creations in children's literature. Illustrated by Debra McFarlane.

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The Railway Children book

The Railway Children

E. Nesbit

Never out of print since it first appeared in 1906, this timeless story speaks eloquently to young and old alike.

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The Secret Garden book

The Secret Garden

Frances Hodgson Burnett

Misselthwaite Manor holds two mysteries, a strange unhappy crying in the night and a walled garden with a door locked and forgotten for ten years. On the day a robin shows Mary where the key lies buried, the Magic begins

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