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Series, Characters, Authors for Ages 11-13

Series, Characters, Authors for Ages 11-13

 
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This list combines some of the Scholastic Parents staff's favorite classic books for kids with our Facebook fans' top childhood titles.
Your elementary school student will devour these moving chapter books by Newbery Medal winner Sharon Creech, including Walk Two Moons, The Wanderer, Love That Dog, and more.
Your advanced reader can discover these 10 titles by Walter Dean Myers, author of the critically-acclaimed YA novel Monster.
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.
Your tween will love immersing himself in the colorful, heartfelt, and brilliant words of award-winning author and poet Gary Soto.
If your older child loves murder mysteries combined with fantasy, this is the perfect series.
What happens when post-apocalyptic Chicago meets science-fiction? These books have your answer!
If your independent reader loves stories about quests, adventure, and packs of wild cats, this series is the purr-fect choice.
Love, vampires, and adventure make up the perfect series for your independent reader.
Your little detective will love searching for clues in this classic series.
Relive your childhood by introducing your little one to the Boxcar Children!
Is your independent reader looking for a great hero story? Try these books for ages 8-13.
Tweens will enjoy this series that follows Greg Heffley as he enters middle school with the goal of becoming popular.

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