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Ot en Sien

Ot en Sien are two little children who appear in a series of stories which were written in the Dutch language more than a hundred years ago. Ot is a little boy and Sien, whose name may be short for" Francine”, is the little girl who lives next do ...

                                               

Pippi Longstocking (book)

Pippi Longstocking is a novel by Astrid Lindgren. It was originally published in Sweden on 26 November 1945. It is the first in a series of books about Pippi Longstocking. Pippi is a girl who lives alone in a house with her pets, a monkey named M ...

                                               

Pollyanna

A girl called Pollyanna is an orphan her parents are dead. She goes to live with her Aunt Polly who did not marry in Beldingsville, Vermont. Pollyanna is happy all the time, and makes other people happy. She plays a game called the "glad game", w ...

                                               

The Prince and the Pauper

The story takes place in England, in the year 1547 when the King has a glorious and much rejoiced birth of the son he awaited, Edward the fourth, after many sisters Mary and Elizabethand still births. By chance, Prince Edward, son of King Henry V ...

                                               

The Sandman (book)

The Sandman is a childrens book written by Ralph Fletcher with drawings by Richard Cowdrey. It was first published in 2008 by Henry Holt and Company.

                                               

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark is a series of three collections of short horror stories for children. It was written by Alvin Schwartz and originally illustrated by Stephen Gammell. In 2011, HarperCollins published editions with new art by Bre ...

                                               

Secret Water

Secret Water is the eighth book in Arthur Ransomes Swallows and Amazons series of childrens books. It was published in 1939. This book is set in and around Hamford Water in Essex, close to the resort town of Walton-on-the-Naze. It brings the Swal ...

                                               

A Series of Unfortunate Events

A Series of Unfortunate Events is a series of 13 books written for children by the author Lemony Snicket. They tell the story of three unlucky orphans and their lives after the death of their parents. The main villain of the books is Count Olaf w ...

                                               

Shiloh

Shiloh is a childrens book written by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor in 1991. It won the 1992 Newbery Medal. It is about a dog that is given abuse and a boy named Marty P. that tries to save him. he took the dog on day he raised the dog Finley until one ...

                                               

Stormbreaker

Stormbreaker is a book by British writer Anthony Horowitz. It is the first book in the Alex Rider series. It was released on 4 September 2000 in the United Kingdom and on 21 May 2001 in the United States. A movie based on the book was released on ...

                                               

The Story of Doctor Dolittle

The Story of Doctor Dolittle is a 1920 book about Doctor John Dolittle and his animals. This book is the first in a series of childrens books by Hugh Lofting. The Story of Doctor Dolittle is about a doctor who can speak with the animals in their ...

                                               

Swallows and Amazons (series)

Swallows and Amazons is a series of childrens books by the English writer Arthur Ransome. The series is named after the title of the first book in the series. The 12 books are about the adventures by groups of children during school holidays. Eve ...

                                               

The Tale of Peter Rabbit

The Tale of Peter Rabbit is a childrens picture book written and illustrated by Beatrix Potter. It is about the adventures of disobedient, playful young Peter Rabbit as he is chased around the garden of Mr. McGregor. He escapes and goes back home ...

                                               

Through the Looking-Glass

Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There is a childrens novel by Lewis Carroll. John Tenniel drew the pictures. The book was published by Macmillan in 1871. It is a sequel to Alices Adventures in Wonderland. The book is a series of d ...

                                               

The Very Hungry Caterpillar

The Very Hungry Caterpillar is a childrens book by American writer Eric Carle. It is Carles most famous book, it has been translated into over 50 different languages and has sold 30 million copies worldwide. The book is about a caterpillar that e ...

                                               

The Wee Free Men

The Wee Free Men is the 30th in the Discworld book series by Terry Pratchett. It was published in 2003. It is the second Discworld book written for children, but its still liked by many adults.

                                               

Where the Red Fern Grows

Where the Red Fern Grows is a 1961 novel by American author Wilson Rawls. It is about the friendship between a boy and two Redbone Coonhound hunting dogs.

                                               

The Windy Hill

The Windy Hill is a long book for children. It was written by Cornelia Meigs. It tells a story about a boy and girl who live in New England. They meet a man who tells them stories which are about other people who used to live in New England. The ...

                                               

Wonder (R.J. Palacio novel)

Wonder is a childrens novel written by R.J. Palacio. Wonder was ranked #1 on The New York Times Best Seller list. It was also on the Texas Bluebonnet Award master list. This novel is about a boy. This is not a normal boy because of the way he loo ...

                                               

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is a childrens book. It was written by L. Frank Baum. The book was first published by the George M. Hill Company on 17 May 1900. The first edition has pictures drawn by W. W. Denslow. The story is about a little girl na ...

                                               

The Dispossessed

The Dispossessed: An Ambiguous Utopia is a 1974 science fiction book that was written by Ursula K. Le Guin. It takes place in the same place as the book The Left Hand of Darkness. The book won both the Hugo Award and the Nebula Award in 1975.

                                               

Dune (novel)

Dune is a fictional story set in a space empire far in the future. It is written by Frank Herbert. The book focuses on how politics, religion, technology and many other things interact. In the world of the Dune series, computers are banned they a ...

                                               

Enders Game

Enders Game is one of the most famous books written by Orson Scott Card. It takes place in Earths future where mankind has barely survived two attacks by the "buggers", a species of alien, and the International Fleet is getting ready for war. In ...

                                               

Eye for Eye

Eye for Eye is a science fiction novella by Orson Scott Card. It first began in the March 1987 issue of Asimovs Science Fiction magazine. In 1990 it appeared in Card’s short story collection Maps in a Mirror and also as a Tor double novel, with T ...

                                               

The Left Hand of Darkness

French: La Main gauche de la nuit Portuguese: A Mão Esquerda da Escuridão German: Die linke Hand der Dunkelheit, also known as Winterplanet Heyne-Verlag paperback edition, translated by Gisela Stege Czech: Leva ruka tmy Polish: Lewa reka ciemnosc ...

                                               

Neuromancer

Neuromancer is a science fiction novel by William Gibson. It was published in 1984. It is an important book that started the cyberpunk genre. It was Gibsons first novel and the beginning of the Sprawl trilogy. Neuromancer was the first novel to w ...

                                               

Speaker for the Dead

Speaker for the Dead is a science fiction book by Orson Scott Card. It is a sequel to the novel Enders Game, and takes place around the year 5135, some 3.000 years after the events in Enders Game. Because of space travel, the main character Ender ...

                                               

Watchmen

Watchmen is a Hugo Award-winning graphic novel. It was written by Alan Moore, illustrated by Dave Gibbons, and published by DC Comics from 1986–1987. In 2005, Time magazine listed Watchmen as one "the 100 best English-language novels from 1923 to ...

                                               

101 Dalmatians (1996 movie)

101 Dalmatians is a movie made by The Walt Disney Company in 1996. It is a remake of the 1961 animated film One Hundred and One Dalmatians. The movies main actor is Glenn Close as Cruella de Vil. Unlike in the earlier versions of the story, the d ...

                                               

12 Years a Slave (movie)

12 Years a Slave is a 2013 British-American historical biographical drama movie based on the book 12 Years a Slave. It is directed by Steve McQueen. It stars Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Benedict Cumberbatch, Paul Giamatti, and Brad Pitt ...

                                               

2001: A Space Odyssey (movie)

2001: A Space Odyssey is a 1968 science fiction movie. It was directed by Stanley Kubrick. It was written by Kubrick and Arthur C. Clarke. The movie deals with human evolution, technology, artificial intelligence, and extraterrestrial life. The s ...

                                               

2010 (movie)

2010 is a 1984 science fiction movie. It was both directed and produced by Peter Hyams. 2010 was released on December 7, 1984. It is based on the Arthur C. Clarke novel 2010: Odyssey Two and is the sequel to the 1968 movie 2001: A Space Odyssey. ...

                                               

5 Fingers

5 Fingers, also known as Five Fingers, is a 1952 American spy drama movie directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz and starring James Mason, Elyesa Bazna, Danielle Darrieux, Michael Rennie, Walter Hampden, Herbert Berghof. The screenplay by Michael Wilso ...

                                               

9½ Weeks

9½ Weeks is a 1986 American erotic romantic drama movie. It was directed by Adrian Lyne and it was produced by Mark Damon, Sidney Kimmel, Zalman King, and Antony Rufus-Isaacs. It was released on February 20, 1986. It is based on the Elizabeth McN ...

                                               

The Adjustment Bureau

The Adjustment Bureau is a 2011 American romance science fiction thriller movie set in 2006. It was produced by George Nolfi, Chris Moore, Michael Hackett and Bill Carraro and was directed by George Nolfi. The movie was released on March 4, 2011.

                                               

The Agony and the Ecstasy

The Agony and the Ecstasy is a 1965 movie. It was directed by Carol Reed. It stars Charlton Heston as Michelangelo and Rex Harrison as Pope Julius II. The movie was partly based on Irving Stones biographical novel of the same name. The movie is a ...

                                               

Airport (1970 movie)

Airport is a 1970 American drama movie. It is based on a novel by Arthur Hailey. It is about an airport almost being closed because of a snow storm while a mad bomber is trying to blow up an airliner in flight.

                                               

Alice in Wonderland (1951 movie)

Alice in Wonderland is a 1951 American animated movie produced by Walt Disney and based on the 1865 story Alices Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. It is the thirteenth Disney animated classic and includes the voices of Kathryn Beaumont a ...

                                               

Alita: Battle Angel

Alita: Battle Angel is a 2019 American science-fiction action movie. It is based on Yukito Kishiros manga Battle Angel Alita. It is produced by James Cameron and Jon Landau and directed by Robert Rodriguez. It stars Rosa Salazar as Alita, with su ...

                                               

All Quiet on the Western Front (movie)

All Quiet on the Western Front is a 1930 American war movie that was produced by Carl Laemmle, Jr. It was directed by Lewis Milestone. The movie was released on April 21, 1930 in North America. The movie received positive reviews. Rotten Tomatoes ...

                                               

All the Kings Men (1949 movie)

Politician Willie Stark goes from a rural county seat to the governors mansion. He loses a race for county treasurer. Stark teaches himself law. As a lawyer, he continues fighting the local establishment. He eventually rises to become a candidate ...

                                               

All the Money in the World

All the Money in the World is a 2017 British-American historical crime drama movie directed by Ridley Scott and written by David Scarpa. It is based on John Pearsons 1995 book Painfully Rich: The Outrageous Fortunes and Misfortunes of the Heirs o ...

                                               

All the Presidents Men (movie)

All the Presidents Men is an Academy Award-winning political thriller movie directed by Alan J. Pakula. It was screen-written by William Goldman. released in 1976. It was based on the 1974 non-fiction book of the same name by Bob Woodward and Car ...

                                               

America, America

America, America is a 1963 American drama movie directed by and based on the novel of the same name by Elia Kazan. It stars Stathis Giallelis, Frank Wolff, Estelle Hemsley, Lou Antonio, Joanna Frank, Salem Ludwig, Paul Mann, Robert H. Harris, Kat ...

                                               

The American (2010 movie)

The American is a 2010 American thriller-drama movie that was based on the novel A Very Private Gentleman by Martin Booth. The movie was directed by Anton Corbijn. The movie was shot and set in Abruzzo. The movie was released on September 1, 2010 ...

                                               

Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna

Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna is a 1986 Golden Globe and Emmy Award-winning TV movie, starring Amy Irving and Olivia de Havilland. The movie was loosely based on the story of Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia and the novel The Riddle ...

                                               

Anna and the King of Siam (movie)

Anna and the King of Siam is a 1946 American drama movie directed by John Cromwell and is an adaptation of the 1944 novel of the same name by Margaret Landon. It stars Irene Dunne, Rex Harrison, Linda Darnell and was distributed by 20th Century F ...

                                               

The Apple Dumpling Gang

The Apple Dumpling Gang is a Disney movie from 1975, in which three orphan children find gold during Californias Gold Rush. Tim Conway and Don Knotts also star in it as two gangsters. The movie is based on the book of the same name by Jack Bickham.

                                               

The Arrangement

The Arrangement is a 1969 American drama movie directed by and based on the novel of the same name by Elia Kazan. It stars Kirk Douglas, Faye Dunaway, Deborah Kerr, Richard Boone, Hume Cronyn, Harold Gould, Dianne Hull and was distributed by Warn ...

                                               

Arrietty

Arrietty in Japan and The Secret World of Arrietty in North America) is a 2010 Japanese animated fantasy movie directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi, written by Hayao Miyazaki and Keiko Niwa and produced by Studio Ghibli, based on Mary Nortons novel T ...