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One of the easiest ways to get kids hooked on reading is to get them into a great book series. Fantasy, mystery, science fiction, school stories -- whatever! Some are trilogies, others are multivolume sagas that will keep tween readers hungry to find out what happens after the last cliffhanger.

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Buy, rent, or download a particular media title. Did not impact my decision. Best Book Series for Tweens. Get it Trending books for tweens Searching for streaming and purchasing options Common Sense is a nonprofit organization. Your purchase helps us remain independent and ad-free. Get it now on Searching for streaming and purchasing options The Boxcar Children Series.

Engaging classic mystery series great for beginning readers. By Gertrude Chandler Warner. The Magic School Bus Series. Smart science-based series mixes facts and fun.

Nancy Drew and the Clue Crew Series. Younger Nancy Drew solves cases in beginning mystery series. The Zack Files Series. Silly stories of year-old Trending books for tweens improbable adventures. The Treehouse Books, Book 1. Madcap mayhem perfect for Big Nate fans.

Mermaid-human girl finds friends, family in fun adventures. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. Magical start of the fantastic boy-wizard series.

Engrossing frontier tales have dated racial attitudes. By Laura Ingalls Wilder. Woman finds silly cures for bad behavior in whimsical tales. The School "Trending books for tweens" Good and Evil, Book 1. Fractured fairy tale has plenty of twists for fantasy fans. Tragic events kick off action-packed graphic novel fantasy. The Land of Stories, Book 1. Captivating, imaginative story of kids in fairy-tale world.

Artemis Fowl Book 1. Witty and exciting series start with irresistible antihero. Anne of Green Gables. Beloved classic features lovable, imaginative heroine. A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 1. A cliff-hanging orphan adventure wrapped in black humor. In a Class by Himself: Big Nate, Book 1. Milder than Wimpy Kid and a sure hit with Trending books for tweens. Diary of a Wimpy Kid.

Laugh-out-loud-funny series start tucks lessons in stories. Fablehaven Series, Book 1.

Exciting but flawed fantasy series launch. Underland Chronicles, Book 1.

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One of the best of the post-Potter fantasies. Keeper of the Lost Cities, Book 1. Super-imaginative adventures of girl whisked to elf world. The Mysterious Benedict Society. Suspenseful mystery with a Lemony Snicket vibe. By Trenton Lee Stewart. Charming series for kids not ready for big, dark fantasies. The Books of Elsewhere, Book 1. Smart series starter for kids who love haunted houses.

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The Sisters Grimm Series. Fascinating fractured fairy tales grow darker, tenser.

The Strange Case of Origami Yoda: Origami Yoda, Book 1. Funny, charming tale Trending books for tweens middle school crushes, friendships. Exciting story of murder-solving heroine with superpowers. Cat clans mirror human issues in popular series. The Wildwood Chronicles, Book 1. Exciting enchanted forest adventure to save baby brother.

All the Wrong Questions, Book 1.

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