Top 10 Bestselling Books For Children

Even as we get more and more technology, there's something to be said about a good book, and even more to be said about reading to children. Even if your children are ready to read on their own, books and children flow together as well as eggs and ham. There are a few books that have stood the test of time as the top 10 bestsellers books for children. Here's a quick list that you might want to look at if you need fresh ideas to add to your children's book collection.

1. Charlotte's Web, by E. B. White

Charlotte's Web tells the story of a special pig named Wilbur and a talented spider named Charlotte, and the web the spider spun to eventually save Wilbur's life. It's a charming story of the littlest pig that overcomes what seemed to be impossible and ends up living a long and happy life.

2. Green Eggs and Ham, by Dr. Seuss

This classic children's book is a great start for young readers, and Dr. Seuss's books are well known for improving reading skills over time by introducing new vocabulary.

3. The Indian in the Cupboard, by Lynne Reid Banks

This book allows the young reader to step into a magical world where even the ordinary toy comes alive! It's a fantasy book that will definitely get your child's imagination going!

4. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, by J. K. Rowling

Few children haven't heard about Harry Potter, but this is the book that started the entire series. Harry's adventures of learning his new life have spawned a massive media enterprise that only seems to get larger as time goes by.

5. Where the Red Fern Grows, by Wilson Rawls

This book is a little sad, but it tells a compelling story about the love of family, the love of family pets, and the triumph over the simple challenges of life.

6. A Wrinkle in Time, by Madeleine L'Engle

This fantasy book is about joy, power, evil and the triumph of good over evil through the power of love. It's not for the youngest children in the middle, but middle schoolers should have no problem.

7. The Poky Little Puppy, by Janette Sebring Lowrey

If you're looking for a book that will entertain your youngest readers, this should definitely be on the list, and the puppy is adorable! It's done with large pictures that make it easy for your young children to gain the confidence to read out loud.

8. The Outsiders, by S. E. Hinton

This little number is a classic coming of age story -- if you have older children, they'll definitely resonate with the themes in this book.

9. The Cat in the Hat, by Dr. Seuss

Another classic children's book form Dr. Seuss that is still well read -- and well cherished! -- to this day.

10. Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing, by Judy Blume

It isn't just fourth graders that will delight in this story -- just about any child that's ever felt like they didn't fit in will enjoy it. It's definitely a hit!

Top 10 Bestsellers Books list was compiled by editor of top 10 list.

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