Only discovered the whole Beatrix Potter canon as an adult reading to my kids. I knew of Peter as a child, but only Peter. I used to call my youngest girl Hunka Munka just because I loved the sound of that name.nortac:
Hmmm...I remember reading this book series somewhere around 6-8yrs. I would eagerly await on the mail for the next book but before Mom would order the next book...I'd would have to 'prove' I read it (Mom was skilled...I got 'grilled' on every books narrative /
And anything by;
Also...I can't leave out anything by Richard Scarry.
And I remember reading this book somewhere around 10-11yrs (would read again).
The Martian Chronicles (and other books), by Ray Bradbury I think I read in my teens.
"[Reading] a book is a device to ignite the imagination". Alan Bennett