Waterstones The Nation's Favourite Children's Books1997

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On September 1, 1997 the results of a poll to find the nation's favourite children's book were announced. The poll, sponsored by Waterstone's and the BBC, found Roald Dahl's Matilda to be the

vis mere favorite. The top ten books from the poll are shown in the following table.

More details for it: "Over 10,000 children voted for more than

700 different titles by phoning or emailing

the BBC poll or voting at their local

Waterstone’s bookshop. The poll closed at

midnight on 27th August after a month’s

voting, the results were as follows:" vis mindre

Years:
Alle, 1997 (97)
VærkOrder LabelÅr
Matilda af Roald Dahl
11997
Vinden i piletræerne af Kenneth Grahame
21997
Løven, heksen og garderobeskabet af C. S. Lewis
31997
Peter Plys af A. A. Milne
41997
Hobbitten eller Ud og hjem igen af J. R. R. Tolkien
51997
Swallows and Amazons af Arthur Ransome
71997
Sofie og Den Store Venlige Kæmpe af Roald Dahl
81997
Alice i eventyrland af Lewis Carroll
91997
Den hemmelige have af Frances Hodgson Burnett
101997
James og den store fersken af Roald Dahl
111997
Heksene af Roald Dahl
121997
Pigebørn eller Meg, Jo, Beth og Amy af Louisa May Alcott
131997
The House at Pooh Corner af A. A. Milne
141997
Georgs mirakelmedicin af Roald Dahl
151997
The Twits af Roald Dahl
161997
The Lord of the Rings af J. R. R. Tolkien
171997
Good Night, Mr. Tom af Michelle Magorian
181997
Fantastic Mr Fox af Roald Dahl
191997
Anne fra Grønnebakken af L. M. Montgomery
201997
Charlotte's Web af E. B. White
211997
Double Act af Jacqueline Wilson
221997
Danny the Champion of the World af Roald Dahl
231997
Mystery at Witchend af Malcolm Saville
241997
Den Sorte Rytter af Susan Cooper
251997
The Magic Faraway Tree af Enid Blyton
261997
Kaninbjerget af Richard Adams
271997
Det Gyldne Kompas af Philip Pullman
281997
Mariel of Redwall af Brian Jacques
291997
Black Beauty af Anna Sewell
301997
Mysteriet ved midnat af Philippa Pearce
311997
Ballet Shoes af Noel Streatfeild
321997
Five Go Adventuring Again af Enid Blyton
331997
The Silver Sword af Ian Serraillier
341997
Lånerne af Mary Norton
351997
Babe: The Gallant Pig af Dick King-Smith
361997
Ridder Martins sværd - Krøniker fra Rødsten 1 af Brian Jacques
371997
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen af Alan Garner
381997
Boy: Tales of Childhood af Roald Dahl
391997
Skatteøen af Robert Louis Stevenson
401997
The Tale of Peter Rabbit af Beatrix Potter
411997
Stig of the Dump af Clive King
421997
Bad Girls af Jacqueline Wilson
431997
Pigeon Post af Arthur Ransome
441997
Dolphin Boy Blue af Felice Arena
451997
We Didn't Mean to Go to Sea af Arthur Ransome
461997
The Eagle of the Ninth af Rosemary Sutcliff
471997
The Folk of the Faraway Tree af Enid Blyton
481997
The Story of Tracy Beaker af Jacqueline Wilson
491997
Svalernes Nordpolsfaerd af Arthur Ransome
501997
The Enchanted Wood af Enid Blyton
511997
Børnene i Nyskoven af Captain Frederick Marryat
521997
The Water Babies af Charles Kingsley
531997
The Bed and Breakfast Star af Jacqueline Wilson
541997
A Little Princess af Frances Hodgson Burnett
551997
Dogger af Shirley Hughes
561997
Alice i Spejlland af Lewis Carroll
571997
Where's Waldo? af Martin Handford
581997
Where the Wild Things Are af Maurice Sendak
591997
Lånerne til søs af Mary Norton
601997
Heidi af Johanna Spyri
611997
Peter Pan og Wendy af J. M. Barrie
621997
Malory Towers: First Term at Malory Towers / Second Form at Malory Towers / Third Year at Malory Towers af Enid Blyton
631997
The Railway Children af E. Nesbit
641997
The Suitcase Kid af Jacqueline Wilson
651997
Harry Potter og de Vises Sten af J. K. Rowling
661997
The Box of Delights af John Masefield
671997
The Worst Witch af Jill Murphy
681997
Just William af Richmal Crompton
691997
The Little White Horse af Elizabeth Goudge
701997
Five on a Treasure Island af Enid Blyton
711997
Thomas the Tank Engine af Rev. W. Awdry
731997
Say Cheese and Die! (Goosebumps) af R. L. Stine
741997
Going Solo af Roald Dahl
751997
The Very Hungry Caterpillar af Eric Carle
761997
Hemmelig dagbog for Adrian Mole 13 3/4 år af Sue Townsend
771997
One Day at Horrorland (Goosebumps #16) af R. L. Stine
781997
The Secret Seven af Enid Blyton
791997
Coot Club af Arthur Ransome
801997
The Phantom Tollbooth af Norton Juster
811997
Five Children and It af E. Nesbit
821997
The Girl Who Cried Monster (Goosebumps, No. 8) af R. L. Stine
831997
What Katy Did af Susan Coolidge
841997
Mossflower af Brian Jacques
851997
Toms eventyr. Med tegn. af Louis Moe. På dansk ved N. P. Jensen. Omslagstegn. efter Louis Moe af Oskar Jørgensen. Overs. efter The adventures of Tom Sawyer af Mark Twain
861997
When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit af Judith Kerr
871997
Smack af Melvin Burgess
881997
Five Go to Demon's Rocks af Enid Blyton
891997
Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator af Roald Dahl
901997
The Cat in the Hat af Dr. Seuss
911997
Hund og hund imellem af Dodie Smith
921997
The Milly-Molly-Mandy Storybook af Joyce Lankester Brisley
941997
The Owl Service af Alan Garner
951997
The Pearls of Lutra af Brian Jacques
961997
The Demon Headmaster af Gillian Cross
971997
The School at the Chalet af Elinor M. Brent-Dyer
981997
How I Got My Shrunken Head af R. L. Stine
991997
Æventyr af Rudyard Kipling
1001997

Beskrivelser

On September 1, 1997 the results of a poll to find the nation's favourite children's book were announced. The poll, sponsored by Waterstone's and the BBC, found Roald Dahl's Matilda to be the favorite. The top ten books from the poll are shown in the following table.

More details for it: "Over 10,000 children voted for more than

700 different titles by phoning or emailing

the BBC poll or voting at their local

Waterstone’s bookshop. The poll closed at

midnight on 27th August after a month’s

voting, the results were as follows:"

(English, Unclassified)
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