1 October 2020 by Better Reading
The 2020 list includes old favourites, newcomers, award winners and some anniversary titles that have stood the test of time. . .
The vote also revealed:
- 21 Australian books made the list
- 22 books have a female author
- The most popular series is The Faraway Tree, closely followed by Harry Potter, and then ( in order) The Chronicles of Narnia, Nevermoor, Weirdo, Alice Miranda, Kensy and Max, the Treehouse series, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, the Tomorrow series and Percy Jackson.
- Australian children enjoy a diverse mix of literary and popular fiction and they particularly love a funny read