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Tweens - ages 10-12

Tween Recommended Reads

Check out some of these staff-picked middle grade chapter books aimed at readers ages 10-12.

  • Novels in Verse
    • Rez Dogs
    • Starfish
    • Red, White, and Whole
    • Other Words for Home
    • Brown Girl Dreaming
  • Novels
    • Dream, Annie, Dream
    • King and the Dragonflies
    • Falling Short
    • The Last Cuentista
    • Amina's Song
    • In the Key of Us
    • Answers in the Pages
    • The Season of Styx Malone
    • Hello, Universe
    • Prairie Lotus
    • Hatchet
    • Holes
    • The Summer of June
    • The Many Meanings of Meilan
    • Maizy Chen's Last Chance
  • Fantasy
    • Amari and the Night Brothers
    • Aru Shah and the End of Time
    • The Marvellers
    • The Wishing Spell
    • A Wrinkle in Time
    • The Lightning Thief
    • Root Magic
    • A Wish in the Dark
  • Series
    • Charlie Thorne and the Last Equation
    • Diary of a Wimpy Kid
    • Front Desk
    • A Series of Unfortunate Events
  • Graphic Novels
    • Swim Team
    • Miss Quinces
    • The Cardboard Kingdom
    • El Deafo
    • New Kid
    • Twins
    • Amulet
    • Stepping Stones
    • Button Pusher
    • A Hole New World
    • Smile
    • Go with the Flow
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Want something new to read? Look through our list of top 50 books.

Tween Materials Request

Fill out this form to request some new books to read. We'll do the rest! Each bundle will contain approximately 3 books. You will receive an email when your bundle is ready to pick up. The request must be placed using a library card in good standing.