Help your kids love books

Here is a great list of books for children from 7 to older teens and the best part is most of them are at your local Library; and if they are not you can ask them to get them for you. They are good clean fun.

7 to 12
The Boxcar Children, Gertrude Chandler Warner
The Prince and the Pauper, Mark Twain
The Little Lame Prince, Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
By Secret Railway, Enid La Monte Meadowcroft
Escape to Witch Mountain, Alexander Key
Grimm’s Fairy Tales, Brothers Grimm
Trixie Beldon (series), Kathryn Kenny
Bobbsey Twins (series), Laura Lee Hope
Little House on the Prairie (series), Laura Ingalls Wilder
The Wind on the Willows, Kenneth Grahame 
Through the Rug (series), Jill Ammon Vanderwood

12 to 14

The Three Musketeers, Alexandre Dumas
Oliver Twist, Charles Dickens 
A Journey to the Center of the Earth, Jules Verne
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Mark Twain
Jo’s Boys, Louisa M. Alcott
Little Women, Louisa M. Alcott
Nancy Drew (series), Carolyn Keene
Hardy Boys (series), Franklin W. Dixon
Harry Potter (series), J. K. Rowling
The Enchanted Forest Chronicles, Patricia C. Wrede
13 Reality, James Dashner
Fable Haven series, Brandon Mull
The golden Cord, Paul Genesse
The Red dragon Codex, Rebecca Shelley

 Older teens

The Story of the Trapp Family Singers, Maria Augusta Trapp
Robinson Crusoe, Daniel Defoe
The Sherlock Holmes Mysteries, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Ella Enchanted, Gail Carson Levine
The Tennis Shoe (series), Chris Heimerdinger 
The Elf and the Princess, Anna del C. Dye
The Secret Life of a Teenage Siren, Wendy Toliver
The Lord of the Rings, J. R. R. Tolkien
Trouble in the Elf City, Anna del C. Dye

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