Great classics, but the English is really above the modern child's vocabulary since it is mostly olden day English. I had to translate a lot.Published 20 days ago by M.L.
The selections are okay, though often excerpted in a haphazard fashion. But biblical passages as classics? And only two women writers? Read morePublished 2 months ago by drjaye
We gave this to our kids so they can read it to their kids. Classics are being lost on the younger generation because they are not required to read any of them. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Ed
Very good selection of stories to read to kids. Focus on Western CivilizationPublished 11 months ago by chaosweb
This collection is perfect. I bought this for my six year old boy, mostly because I always tease him about how he's acting like "ransom of Red Chief"! Read morePublished 12 months ago by Tyler L Hayden
I really enjoy the way the book is organized according to age group and the quality of the pieces that are in the book. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Jane Obersat
I loved the book.
It was required summer reading for my daughter who was entering kindergarten. Read more
This one's got it all! If you love story-time, settling back with the kids and family for a walk down memory lane - this book's for you! Read morePublished on July 3, 2011 by Linda Lou
This is a GREAT collection. Instead of having abridged versions of stories, this book are true excerpts from the author. Read morePublished on January 1, 2011 by Ginny P