Top Ten Best Books for 12 Year Olds


The Top Ten

1 Amulet: The Stonekeeper - Kazu Kibuishi

Her father died so they moved till they found a necklace with magic powers so they can save there mom and most importantly the world - kaelibear

I got this for my tenth birthday which was a few weeks ago! It's SO good! - FennikenFan9

2 Cardboard - Doug TenNapel

A boy gets cardboard for his birthday so he makes a wreslter out of it and it came to life but then the boys enemy decides to make evil stuff with the cardboard - kaelibear

3 Magic Pickle - Scott Morse

A girl is sleeping till a pickle comes through her bedroom door it says that he goes against a carrot squash and prof. Pear so its his job to defeat - kaelibear

4 Mercy Watson to the Rescue - Kate DiCamillo

All that for buttery toast - kaelibear

5 The Hunger Games - Suzanne Collins

Oh my gosh I'm happy that that is not real life - kaelibear

Best book series ever. - Bazingaitsbatman

6 Judy Moody, Girl Detective - Megan McDonald

She is not a great detective I'm 8 and I know that for a fact - kaelibear

7 Junie B. Jones Loves Handsome Warren - Barbara Park

Those girls are in kindergarten seriously there 5 and 6 - kaelibear

8 Green Eggs and Ham - Dr. Seuss

Oh poop

9 Ask an Animal - Miranda Smith

Great book but I counted the pages ther is 592 not counting index - kaelibear

10 Warriors - Kate Cary

Must admit I'm an adult fan, anyways they would be great for preteens - SilviaCat

The Contenders

11 Reluctantly Alice - Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
12 Drive Me Crazy - Terra Elan McVoy

Never read that book but I love it! - DynastiSugarPop

13 Artemis Fowl - Eoin Colfer


14 Sherlock, Lupin & Me - Arsène Lupin
15 The Agony of Alice - Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
16 Alice In Rapture, Sort of - Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
17 All But Alice - Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
18 Alice In April - Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
19 Lovingly Alice - Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
20 Hocus Pocus Hotel - Michael Dahl
21 The Sinister Sweetness of Splendid Academy - Nikki Loftin
22 Gabby Duran and the Unsittables - Elise Allen and Daryle Conners
23 Cassidy’s Guide to Everyday Etiquette (And Obfuscation) - Sue Stauffacher
24 The Girl Who Threw Butterflies - Mick Cochrane
25 Attack of the Fluffy Bunnies - Andrea Beaty
26 Dial
27 I Heart Band - Michelle Schusterman
28 Dork Diaries 9: Tales from a Not-So-Dorky Drama Queen - Rachel Renée Russell
29 I'd Tell You I Love You, But Then I'd Have to Kill You
30 Omg...I Did It Again?! - Talia Aikens-Nuñez
31 Pemba's Song: a Ghost Story - Marilyn Nelson
32 Diary of a Wimpy Kid the Last Straw - Jeff Kinney
33 Autumn's Kiss - Bella Thorne
34 Perks of Being a Wallflower - Stephen Chbosky
35 The Outsiders - S.E. Hinton
36 Pies and Prejudice - Heather Vogel Frederick
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