These titles aimed at ages 8-12 are Jenny's 2010 picks for Twenty by Jenny.

1
The Search for WondLa
If your child enjoyed The Spiderwick Chronicles, which Tony DiTerlizzi co-authored with Holly ... read more
2
A Tale Dark and Grimm
What if Hansel and Gretel weren’t simply tossed out into the woods? What ... read more
3
Zora and Me
This exquisite novel tells of a pivotal time, just at the start of ... read more
4
School!
No matter what kind of school experience your child is having, he or ... read more
5
Touch Blue
Get ready for a great summer read for the whole family. Cynthia Lord, ... read more
6
Out of My Mind
What would you do if you could not make yourself known, if you ... read more
7
Meanwhile
Remember the choose-your-own adventure books from the 1980s? I was teaching then, and ... read more
8
The Kane Chronicles #1: The Red Pyramid
If your child loved the Percy Jackson and the Olympians series (which began ... read more
9
Thoreau at Walden
Do the children in your life respond to animals and nature? Do they ... read more
10
Julie Andrews' Collection of Poems, Songs, and Lullabies
How appropriate that the woman who taught a generation of children the musical ... read more
11
The Night Fairy
If your child fell in love with the idea of Peter Pan’s Tinkerbell, ... read more
12
Funny Business
In this terrific volume, Leonard S. Marcus conducts, as his subtitle suggests, "Conversatons ... read more
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