Best Books of the Month for Kids & Teens: October 2012

Each month our editors select 12 of the best books for kids and teens--see below for this month's favorites in Picture Books, books for Middle Grade readers, and books for Young Adults .

Looking for more? Check out all of this year's picks so far in children's and teens, and the Best Books of the Month for Adults.


Picture Books |Middle Grader Books | Young Adult
The Mark of Athena (Heroes of Olympus, Book 3) The Spindlers Summer and Bird "Who Could That Be at This Hour?" (All the Wrong Questions)
The Mark of Athena (Heroes of Olympus, Book 3)
by Rick Riordan
4.8 out of 5 stars (3,427)
List Price:$19.99
Price:$13.75
You Save:$6.24 (31%)
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The Spindlers
by Lauren Oliver
4.1 out of 5 stars (81)
List Price:$16.99
Price:$13.86
You Save:$3.13 (18%)
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Summer and Bird
by Katherine Catmull
4.3 out of 5 stars (21)
List Price:$16.99
Price:$15.29
You Save:$1.70 (10%)
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"Who Could That Be at This Hour?" (All the Wrong Questions)
by Lemony Snicket
4.1 out of 5 stars (249)
List Price:$15.99
Price:$15.99
In Stock