Can someone tell me some good books to read....???

i am around 10-13 and would like to know some of the good books around. English teachers...please recommend something!!!

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  • dawncs
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago
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    * The Pendragon Adventures series by D.J. MacHale (writer for Ghostwriter, Flight 29 Down, Encyclopedia Brown: Boy Detective): See the website for book titles.

    * Harry Potter seriesby J.K. Rowling

    * The Princess Diaries series by Meg Cabot

    * Wilma Unlimited: How Wilma Rudolph Became the World's Fastest Woman by K. Krull

    * Gorillas in the Mist by D. Fossey

    * Pride & Prejudice by Jane Austen

    * A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens

    * I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou

    *The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare

  • 1 decade ago

    1. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

    2. The Thief Lord by Cornelia Funke

    3. And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie

    4. The Count of Monte Cristo bt Alexandre Dumas

    5. A series of books called the Bluford Series by Anne Schraff are also very good.

    6. The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane

    7. The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas

    8. To kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

    If u wnat other great books just look online

  • 1 decade ago

    You will love The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane, by Kate DiCamillio! This book will make you laugh, cry, and just all around feel good. Beware, you'll think that the book is for babies, at first...but don't be fooled!

    Never underestimate the power of the Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants series. These books were MADE for teenage girls!

    Source(s): I'm a teacher.
  • 1 decade ago

    I could go on forever but these are some of the best:

    The Outsiders-S.E Hinton

    That was Then, This is Now-S.E Hinton

    Tuesdays With Morrie-Mitch Albom

    The Giver-Lois Lowry

    The Devil's Arithmetic-?

    Cujo-Stephen King

    Marvin K. Mooney Will you Please Go Now-Dr. Suess

    You should look up Lois Lowry, Stephen King, and S.E Hinton. They are GREAT writers.

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  • 1 decade ago

    Try The Alchemist by Paulo Coehlo it's a great book.

  • 1 decade ago

    omg listin to me...the outsiders by S E HInton .....thsi is one of the best books will most likly read it in school but it is my fav book and it it is really good

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