Country House Library is a community of like minded people who spend their time reading, sharing, seeking-out and talking about books - and in particular beautiful vintage books.
We'd love to read your book review, host your blog on an author or see your post on Instagram? #countryhouselibrary
OUR BRAND AMBASSADORS
Charlie Edwards, @thebookboy
Aspiring Author and Instagrammer
A book enthusiast from Sydney, Australia, now living in the UK. Find out more about Charlie
Celine DePoitiers @celine.depoitier
Creative, Student and Blogger
Writer, traveler, romantic and Italian Architecture student. Find out more about Celine
Caroline Pears @pears39
Traveler, Photographer and Blogger
UK Lifestyle and book blogger and self-proclaimed Minimalist. Find out more about Caroline
Shelbi Starnes, @thenobbylife
English Lit Teacher and Blogger
Reader, educator, traveler, coffee/tea aficionado living in sunny America. Find out more about Shelbi
A talking pig, a friendly spider, five children who live in a surprisingly high-crime area, and of course a toad with an exceptionally nice house – the books we love as children stay with us forever, and when thinking about them it’s impossible not to feel a little warm and nostalgic.
So whichever decade you were born in – from the forties to the eighties - here are just a few of the most iconic and unforgettable children’s books of all time, just waiting to be discovered or rediscovered.