100 of the best children's books

Which children's books are the best of the best? Check out 100 picks from librarians at the New York Public Library.

2. ‘All of a Kind Family,’ by Sydney Taylor, illustrated by Helen John


This bright tale follows the lives of five mischievous sisters growing up in the Jewish Lower East Side of New York City at the turn of the century. Their adventures range from visiting the library and market with their parents to playing make-believe – timeless pleasures for kids of any century.

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