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    21 Books From Your Childhood You Should Definitely Reread As An Adult

    Books like The Borrowers and Matilda are full of useful adult wisdom.

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    1. Skellig, David Almond

    2. The Worst Witch, Jill Murphy

    3. Pippi Longstocking, Astrid Lindgren

    4. Winnie-the-Pooh, A.A. Milne

    5. Watership Down, Richard Adams

    6. The Story of Tracy Beaker, Jacqueline Wilson

    7. The Velveteen Rabbit, Margery Williams

    8. The Borrowers, Mary Norton

    9. Peter Pan, J.M. Barrie

    10. A Little Princess, Frances Hodgson Burnett

    11. The Sheep-Pig, Dick King-Smith

    12. Tom's Midnight Garden, Philippa Pearce

    13. The Demon Headmaster, Gillian Cross

    14. Anne of Green Gables, L.M. Montgomery

    15. The Little Prince, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

    16. The Malory Towers books, Enid Blyton

    17. Swallows and Amazons, Arthur Ransome

    18. Charlotte's Web, E.B. White

    19. Ballet Shoes, Noel Streatfeild

    20. His Dark Materials, Philip Pullman

    21. Matilda, Roald Dahl