Children's reading lists

8 must-read classics for 6 to 8-year-olds

From the beloved Moomins to Mildred Hubble, these treasured tales full of well-loved characters have been captivating readers for years. They’re exciting, enchanting, and downright classics.

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A picture of several Puffin classic books for 6 to 8s on a rainbow background with white star doodles
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