In the category of ages 9-12 years you will find age relevant kids books for your big kid. At this stage they will really begin reading to learn. Reading for their hobbies and to learn for school. You will find that they will comprehend more of what they read. Their interest will expand to reading fiction, including long chapter books, and nonfiction, this will also include magazines and newspapers.
Children Ages 9-12 Years
"B" Is for Betsy (Paper Back)Carolyn Haywood's stories about her irrepressible character "Betsy" have not been out of print since they were originally written and now thanks to fantastic new covers, the Betsy quality childrens books will find their way onto the bookshelves of another generation of young readers and into the hearts of a whole new group of children.
Betsy is terrified about starting the first grade, but as it turns out school is a great place to be. She learns about tadpoles and the true meaning of Thanksgiving, makes several new friends, and has more fun than she could have ever believed. This is a great childrens story book about beginning the first grade. Ease your child's fears with this classic.
. . . If You Lived at the Time of Martin Luther King (Paper Back)This books for kids discusses the Civil Rights Movement of the 1950s and 1960s. Full color illustrations and an informative question and answer dialogue help kids to learn what it was like to be part of the Montgomery Bus Boycott, stage a sit in at a lunch counter, join the famous March on Washington, and much more.
1-2-3 Draw Horses: A Step-By-Step Guide (1-2-3 Draw) (Paper Back)From draft to dressage, young artists will find the horse of their dreams in Freddie Levin's latest, childrens books, 1-2-3 Draw Horses.
Following the clear, step-by-step format that has made the other kids books in this series so popular, Horses includes just about every type of horse a child can imagine, from circus to rodeo horses, Mustang, Palomino, Arabian, Appaloosa ... even horse relatives such as a donkey and a zebra! Each drawing starts with simple shapes and ends in full color.
A Lucky Luke Adventure : Ghost TownAs he roams with his horse, Jolly Jumper, always seeking new adventures, Lucky Luke meets two suspicious characters, Denver Miles and Colorado Bill.
A Very Ninja ChristmasIn A Very Ninja Christmas, come join Amelia and the fun gang for holiday themed fun. With Amelia, of course, even Christmas is anything but typical!
American Tall TalesFeatures eight American folk heroes: Paul Bunyan, Pecos Bill, Stormalong, Mike Fink, Davy Crockett, Johnny Appleseed, John Henry, and Joe Magarac.
And Now Miguel (Paper Back)When you act like and adult but get treated like a child, what else can you do but keep your wishes secret and pray that they'll come true. This is the story of a twelve year old Miguel Chavez, who yearns in his heart to go with the men of his family on a long and hard sheep drive to the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, until his prayer is finally answered, with a disturbing and dangerous exchange.
Asterix and the Magic CarpetCacofonix's tuneless singing seems to always makes it rain, which is just what they want in Rajah Watzit's distant Eastern kingdom. The guru Hoodunnit has threatened to end a terrible drought by sacrificing the lovely Princess Orinjade.
Attack of the Deranged Mutant Killer Monster Snow GoonsCalvin and Hobbes are back together in another thrilling adventure involving escapes from girls, parents, and snow goon monsters. In Attack of the Deranged Mutant Killer Monster Snow Goons, Calvin suffers a host of hardships.
Babymouse #9: Monster MashNEW YORK TIMES bestselling and Newbery Honor winning author Jennifer Holm teams up with Matthew Holm to bring you a fully illustrated graphic novel series packed with humor and kid appeal, BABYMOUSE!