Take your imagination on a wild adventure with Puffin Classics. These are the books to inspire a lifelong love of reading – discover the magic of the children’s books too precious to leave behind.
'I don't want to die! Save me, somebody! Save me!'
Spend a season on the river bank and take a walk on the wild side . . .
Mark Twain called Anne 'the dearest and most moving and delightful child since the immortal Alice'. The story of how a bad-tempered, naughty, red-haired orphan charmed a whole town.
Charles and Meg, and their friend Calvin, travel through a 'wrinkle in time' in search of their missing father. But can they beat the evil forces they meet on their dangerous journey through time and space?
If you loved The Secret Garden and A Little Princess meet Little Lord Fauntleroy.
Join Anne on the next chapter in her life.
Twelve-year-old urchin Smith has a talent for picking pockets of the wealthy folk on London's crowded and winding streets. But one day, after successfully emptying the pockets of a country gentleman, Smith witnesses his murder. Before long, Smith is caught up in a tangled web of crime, mystery and betrayal.
Fiver was only a young rabbit, but he has a sixth sense and foresaw that disaster was about to destroy the warren. Few believed him. Led by his brother Hazel, a small band of rabbits sets out on a dangerous journey to find a safe home . . .
'Holy horseshoes!' he muttered, and tried to sit up. 'How long have I been lying here?'
What about a dog so small you could see it only with your eyes shut?
Louis the Trumpeter Swan is born without a voice. So, with the help of his good friend Sam, he learns to read and write instead! But this doesn't solve the problem of how to woo the lovely Serena.
Everybody had told Barney not to play to near the edge of the chalk pit. But today was one of those grey days when there was nothing to do and nowhere to go. Except to the chalk pit. The dump.
Pod, Homily and Arrietty are a family of tiny people who live beneath the floorboards. Everything they have is borrowed from the 'human beans', who don't even know they exist. That is, until the fateful day when Arrietty makes friends with 'the boy upstairs' . . .
Whoever heard of a witch's cat with bright blue eyes and one white paw?
Time is running out for Mrs Frisby. She must move her family of mice before the farmer destroys their home. But her youngest son, Timothy, is too ill to survive the move. Help comes in the unexpected form of a group of mysterious, super-intelligent rats.
One of the world's most enduring stories about race, prejudice and friendship.
For as long as she can remember, eleven-year-old Annie has believed that her mother and father would come back to her New York City orphanage to get her.
Puffin Classics - award-winning stories brought to life for a new generation.
A special edition with a colouring-in cover from the colouring book sensation Johanna Basford, creator of the worldwide bestsellers Lost Ocean, Enchanted Forest and Secret Garden
From the land of fantastical castles, vast lakes and deep forests, the Brothers Grimm collected a treasury of enchanting folk and fairy stories full of giants and dwarfs, witches and princesses, magical beasts and cunning children.
Explore a bright and cheerful world of unforgettable characters and discovery.