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Age-by-Age Guide to Classic Books Every Kid Should Read

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best classic childrens book, Where the Wild Things Are

Ages 2-6: Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak


This 1964 Caldecott Medal Winner is a wild romp for both kids and adults alike. Join Max — who's wearing a wolf suit, of course — as he dreams of sailing away to a colorful world of Wild Things.

More classic books for children ages 6 months to 3 years

Next: Ages 3-8: The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss

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