Is your independent reader looking for a great hero story? Try these books for ages 8-13.
You may want to read these stories before your child does to make sure they are appropriate, but pre-teens around the country are in love with these gritty YA stories.
Valentine's Day might be a touchy topic for your older reader. Help your tween escape with these tales of true love and friendship.
Doug Dutton, a bookseller, shares his time-tested selections, old and new, as well as some hidden gems.