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Series, Characters, Authors for Ages 11-13

Series, Characters, Authors for Ages 11-13

 
Tweens will enjoy this series that follows Greg Heffley as he enters middle school with the goal of becoming popular.
Is your independent reader looking for a great hero story? Try these books for ages 8-13.
Share this historical fiction series with your independent reader. These stories, written in diary format, will transport your child to some of the most important moments in history.
Share the humorous adventures of third-grader Judy Moody, a widely popular series by Megan McDonald, with your independent reader.
Your tween will love immersing himself in the colorful, heartfelt, and brilliant words of award-winning author and poet Gary Soto.
Does your 9- to 12-year-old love "Diary of a Wimpy Kid"? Try these similar books next.
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These books help teach the letters of the alphabet, along with the most common consonant sounds and long and short vowel sounds.
The I SPY Challenger series uses photographs from the original I SPY books with new challenging riddles.
Share the I SPY fun with anyone.
Check out these books that inspired Hollywood movie adaptations.
Nancy E. Krulik's series about Jenny McAfee and her life as a middle school student is perfect for your tween reader.
Introduce your middle grade reader to Goosebumps, the beloved classic thriller series where kids triumph over evil.
by Michelle Anthony, PhD
Use the book and author suggestions below to match the reading level and interests of your preteen.

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