Great Books for 12-14 year olds

A Listmania! list by Quinn
 
Al Capone Does My Shirts
1.  Al Capone Does My Shirts by Gennifer Choldenko
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  "My all-time favorite book"
$7.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (405 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Sleeping Freshmen Never Lie (Bccb Blue Ribbon Fiction Books (Awards))
2.  Sleeping Freshmen Never Lie (Bccb Blue Ribbon Fiction Books (Awards)) by David Lubar
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  "An Astoundingly true look at high shcool feshmen life"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (128 customer reviews)

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The Last Treasure
3.  The Last Treasure by Janet Anderson
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  "A good story about family and treasure"
$8.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (24 customer reviews)

Millicent Min, Girl Genius
4.  Millicent Min, Girl Genius by Lisa Yee
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  "If you are the nerdy type, this book is hilarious"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (48 customer reviews)

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The Outsiders
5.  The Outsiders by S. E. Hinton
The list author says:
  "A classic"
$9.24   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,481 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Chasing Vermeer
6.  Chasing Vermeer by Blue Balliett
The list author says:
  "A thrilling art mystery"
$7.84   Used & New from: $0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (231 customer reviews)

Tangerine
7.  Tangerine by Edward Bloor
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  "A fascinating page-turner"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (750 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Holes
8.  Holes by Louis Sachar
The list author says:
  "Better than the movie, and a unique book"
$6.00   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4,189 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

Harvey Potter's Balloon Farm
9.  Harvey Potter's Balloon Farm by Jerdine Nolen
The list author says:
  "I know it's a little kid's book, but the story is good, and the illustrations are amazing!"
$13.48   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (64 customer reviews)

Who Put That Hair in My Toothbrush?
10.  Who Put That Hair in My Toothbrush? by Jerry Spinelli
The list author says:
  "A silly look at sibling rivary"
$6.98   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (42 customer reviews)

From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
11.  From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E. L. Konigsburg
The list author says:
  "A classic that is still good"
$7.14   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (629 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Slot Machine
12.  Slot Machine by Chris Lynch
The list author says:
  "A really funny book.  There are two sequals, but they aren't quite as good"
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

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The Giver (Giver Quartet)
13.  The Giver (Giver Quartet) by Lois Lowry
The list author says:
  "A neat science-fiction read"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8,035 customer reviews) | 9 customer discussions

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Yours Truly, Skye O'Shea (Skye O'Shea Books)
14.  Yours Truly, Skye O'Shea (Skye O'Shea Books) by Megan Shull
The list author says:
  "A nice book"
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

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The Horizontal Man: Finnegan Zwake #1
15.  The Horizontal Man: Finnegan Zwake #1 by Michael Dahl
The list author says:
  "A thrilling, underappriciated murder mystery series"
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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The Worm Tunnel: Finnegan Zwake #2
16.  The Worm Tunnel: Finnegan Zwake #2 by Michael Dahl
The list author says:
  "A thrilling, underappriciated murder mystery series"
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

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The Ruby Raven (Finnegan Zwake Mysteries)
17.  The Ruby Raven (Finnegan Zwake Mysteries) by Michael Dahl
The list author says:
  "A thrilling, underappriciated murder mystery series"
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4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

The Viking Claw (Finnegan Zwake Mysteries)
18.  The Viking Claw (Finnegan Zwake Mysteries) by Michael Dahl
The list author says:
  "A thrilling, underappriciated murder mystery series"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

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Coral Coffin: A Finnegan Zwake Mystery (Finnegan Zwake Mysteries)
19.  Coral Coffin: A Finnegan Zwake Mystery (Finnegan Zwake Mysteries) by Michael Dahl
The list author says:
  "A thrilling, underappriciated murder mystery series"
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone
20.  Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone by J. K. Rowling
The list author says:
  "And of course, the old favorites"
$15.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10,381 customer reviews) | 24 customer discussions

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
21.  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J. K. Rowling
The list author says:
  "And of course, the old favorites"
$16.54   Used & New from: $0.01
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4,587 customer reviews) | 8 customer discussions

Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban
22.  Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban by J. K. Rowling
The list author says:
  "And of course, the old favorites"
$18.34   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9,963 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire (Book 4)
23.  Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire (Book 4) by J. K. Rowling
The list author says:
  "And of course, the old favorites"
$22.25   Used & New from: $0.01
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6,630 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Book 5)
24.  Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Book 5) by J. K. Rowling
The list author says:
  "And of course, the old favorites"
$20.79   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7,221 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Book 6)
25.  Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Book 6) by J. K. Rowling
The list author says:
  "And of course, the old favorites"
$8.99   Used & New from: $0.52
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4,895 customer reviews) | 44 customer discussions

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Is literature in a state of decay? 8 Nov 14, 2014
Is The Giver appropriate for a class of 10-year-olds? 73 Sep 16, 2014
Does Jonas die? 25 Aug 6, 2014
How did the Dursleys get off the island? 9 Jul 19, 2014
Tell me a book you'd like to see made into a movie. 1 Jun 10, 2014
E-Book broken, last pages missing 4 May 5, 2014
Tell me a book you'd like to see made into a movie. 5 Apr 25, 2014
Harry potter audio book 3 Aug 12, 2013
Looking for similar book 0 Jul 30, 2013
Illustrator's error page 143? 2 Jul 24, 2013
Age approriate? 21 Jun 20, 2013
Need something besides The Giver 4 May 30, 2013
 
   

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