Classic Science Fiction, Fantasy & Ghost Stories Books for Kids — Old-Fashioned Education


The Lair of the White Worm
by Bram Stoker
5th to 6th grade reading level

by Mary Shelley
Gutenberg Text
9th grade reading level

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde
by Robert Louis Stevenson
Gutenberg Text
6th grade reading level

The Were-Wolf
Clemence Housman
Gutenberg Text

The Invisible Man

Journey to the Interior of the Earth

The War of the Worlds

The Time Machine

The Island of Doctor Moreau
by H.G. Wells
Gutenberg Texts
7th to 8th grade reading level

King Solomon’s Mines
by H. Rider Haggard
Gutenberg Text

Around the World in 80 Days: Junior Edition

Around the World in 80 Days

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

Journey to the Center of the Earth

The Mysterious Island
by Jules Verne
Gutenberg Texts
8th to 9th grade reading level

The Fall of the House of Usher

The Raven

The Works of Edgar Allan Poe:
Volume 1 | Volume 2 | Volume 3 | Volume 4 | Volume 5
by Edgar Allan Poe
Gutenberg Texts

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
by Washington Irving
Gutenberg Text
8th to 9th grade reading level, read aloud to younger students

The Canterville Ghost

The Picture of Dorian Gray
by Oscar Wilde
Gutenberg Text