20 Best Loved Children's Books of the Last 225 Years
The books we read as children introduce us to characters, worlds and possibilities that shape us as people. This year is our 225th anniversary, so we want to…
Charlotte's Web by E. B. White | WHSmith
Charlotte's Web is the unforgettable story of a girl called Fern who loves a little pig called Wilbur. It tells how Charlotte A. Cavatica, a beautiful grey spider, saves Wilbur from the usual fate of nice fat pigs, by a wonderfully clever plan - a plan so original that no one else could possibly have thought of it! Did you enjoy reading this lovely tale when you were younger?
Goodnight Mister Tom: (A Puffin Book) by Michelle Magorian | WHSmith
When the Second World War breaks out, young Willie Beech is evacuated to the countryside. A sad, deprived child, he slowly begins to flourish under the care of kind old Tom Oakley. But then his cruel mother summons him back to war-torn London...Will he ever see Mister Tom again? Goodnight Mister Tom is one childhood story we love to read and read again!