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16 Classic Children's Books Retold For Adults

Once upon a time, THE WORLD IS A DARK PLACE.

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1. The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Keely Flaherty / World Publishing Company / Penguin Putnam / Eric Carle / Via purebebe.com

2. Frog and Toad Are Friends

Keely Flaherty / HarperCollins / Arnold Lobel / Via childrensbookalmanac.com

3. Corduroy

Keely Flaherty / Viking Press / Don Freeman / Via poohsbrains.blogspot.com

4. Harold and the Purple Crayon

Keely Flaherty / Harper & Brothers / Crockett Johnson / Via blog.lookiobooks.com

5. The Giving Tree

Keely Flaherty / Harper & Row / Shel Silverstein / Via washingtonpost.com

6. Winnie-the-Pooh

Keely Flaherty / Methuen & Co. Ltd. / http://E.H. Shepard / Via quirkbooks.com

7. The Velveteen Rabbit

Keely Flaherty / George H. Doran Company / William Nicholson / Via digital.library.upenn.edu

8. Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?

Keely Flaherty / Henry Holt and Co. /Bill Martin, Jr. / Eric Carle / Via rantsnrascals.com

9. Oh, The Places You'll Go!

Keely Flaherty / Random House / Dr. Seuss / Via imaginefunlearning.blogspot.com

10. Goodnight Moon

Keely Flaherty / Harper & Brothers / Clement Hurd / Via 100bookseverychildshouldreadbeforegrowingup.com

11. The Rainbow Fish

Keely Flaherty / North-South Books, Inc. / Marcus Pfister / Via neelysnews.wordpress.com

12. Charlotte's Web

Keely Flaherty / Harper & Brothers / Garth Williams / Via prttyshttydesign.blogspot.com

13. One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish

Keely Flaherty / Random House Children's Books / Dr. Seuss / Via delendaestcarthago.blogspot.com

14. Everyone Poops

Keely Flaherty / Kane/Miller / Tarō Gomi / Via awkwardwednesday.blogspot.com

15. Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Keely Flaherty / Atheneum Books for Young Readers / Ray Cruz / Via lessonsfromthelamppost.blogspot.com

16. Where The Wild Things Are

Keely Flaherty / Harper & Row / Maurice Sendak / Via hopevabeach.org

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