From the Mouths of Babes: Books for Adults Featuring Child Narrators

Books written from a child's perspective for an adult audience can yeild some surprising insights into our world. These are some of our favorite novels that fit this trope.

Room: A Novel By Emma Donoghue Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316098328
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Published: Back Bay Books - May 18th, 2011

A Tale for the Time Being: A Novel By Ruth Ozeki Cover Image
$18.00
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ISBN: 9780143124870
Published: Penguin Books - December 31st, 2013

Ellen Foster (Oprah's Book Club) By Kaye Gibbons Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781616203023
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Published: Algonquin Books - October 17th, 2012

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Vintage Contemporaries) By Mark Haddon Cover Image
$16.00
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ISBN: 9781400032716
Published: Vintage - May 18th, 2004

Once Upon a River: A Novel By Bonnie Jo Campbell Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393341775
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - June 4th, 2012