Popular Book Series for 8- to 10-Year-Olds

Use the book and author suggestions below to match the reading level and interests of your child.

Apr 19, 2021



Popular Book Series for 8- to 10-Year-Olds

Apr 19, 2021

As you look for a book series to tempt your 8- to 10-year-old, be aware that there is a wide array of reading abilities across these ages. Some of the authors who really seem to "get" what resonates with this age group include: 

  • Roald Dahl — this gift set includes four classic titles
  • Beverly Cleary — introduce your child to her beloved Ramona books
  • Lois Lowry — share the Newbery Medal-winning Giver series
  • Louis Sachar — all sorts of wacky things happen at the Wayside school 
  • Mary Pope Osborne — the Magic Tree House books will whisk your child through time 
  • Judy Blume — the five Fudge books will get kids laughing 

Shop more popular book series for kids ages 8 to 10 below! Plus, explore our Scholastic Parents book lists to discover the best children's books by age, interest, and more. You can find all books and activities at The Scholastic Store.

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