Fantastic books for 9-12 year olds

By The Bookshop on the Green

By The Bookshop on the Green

Books which will make them think, laugh, grip their imaginations and escape into new worlds...

Danny Chung Does Not Do Maths

Maisie Chan

£6.99 £6.50

A debut children's novel about challenging stereotypes by Maisie Chan, who grew up in Birmingham.

The Incredible Record Smashers

Jenny Pearson and Erica Salcedo

£6.99 £6.50

Something I Said

Ben Bailey Smith

£6.99 £6.50

Noah's Gold

Frank Cottrell Boyce and Steven Lenton

£12.99 £12.08

Lori and Max

Catherine O'Flynn

£6.99 £6.50

Just brilliant. Catherine O'Flynn lives just up the road in Kings Heath and her debut children's novel is rich with humour, detail and really original characters. We've loved this.

Holes

Louis Sachar

£6.99 £6.50

A dystopian novel for youngsters, which becomes less dark and funnier as it progresses.

The Hundred and One Dalmatians Modern Classic

Dodie Smith

£8.99 £8.36

Classic adventure.

D-Day Dog

Tom Palmer and Tom Clohosy Cole

£6.99 £6.50

Award-winning tale about D-Day from BookFest author Tom Palmer.

Kensuke's Kingdom

Michael Morpurgo

£7.99 £7.43

A gripping story about a boy who is shipwrecked whilst his family attempts to sail around the world - and how he survives. Tear-jerking.

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

C. S. Lewis

£6.99 £6.50

Tom's Midnight Garden

Philippa Pearce

£6.99 £6.50

Wonder

R. J. Palacio

£7.99 £7.43

A story about being different, braving school, and making friends. Recommended (and even better than the film!)

High-Rise Mystery

Sharna Jackson

£6.99 £6.50

Love Frankie

Jacqueline Wilson and Nick Sharratt

£12.99 £12.08

The Runaway Girls

Jacqueline Wilson

£12.99 £12.08

Danny the Champion of the World

Roald Dahl and Quentin Blake

£6.99 £6.50

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

J.K. Rowling

£7.99 £7.43

Illegal: A graphic novel telling one boy's epic journey to Europe

Andrew Donkin, Eoin Colfer, et al.

£10.99 £10.22

Wildspark: A Ghost Machine Adventure

Vashti Hardy

£6.99 £6.50

The Explorer

Katherine Rundell and Hannah Horn

£7.99 £7.43

The Breadwinner

Deborah Ellis

£6.99 £6.50

Murder Most Unladylike

Robin Stevens

£7.99 £7.43

Granny

Anthony Horowitz

£6.99 £6.50

The Wizards of Once: Book 1

Cressida Cowell

£7.99 £7.43

The Day I Fell Into a Fairytale: The bestselling classic adventure

Ben Miller and Daniela Jaglenka Terrazzini

£12.99 £12.08

Millions

Frank Cottrell Boyce and Steven Lenton

£7.99 £7.43

What would you do if you had millions of pounds - and only days to spend them?

Flush

Virginia Woolf

£5.99 £5.57

Anisha, Accidental Detective

Serena Patel and Emma McCann

£5.99 £5.57

The Unadoptables: Five fantastic children on the adventure of a lifetime

Hana Tooke and Ayesha L. Rubio

£12.99 £12.08

Anisha, Accidental Detective: School's Cancelled

Serena Patel and Emma McCann

£5.99 £5.57

The Super Miraculous Journey of Freddie Yates

Jenny Pearson and Rob Biddulph

£6.99 £6.50

The Valley of Lost Secrets

Lesley Parr

£6.99 £6.50

Front Desk

Kelly Yang

£6.99 £6.50

Space Oddity

Christopher Edge

£6.99 £6.50

Doctor Who: Adventures in Lockdown

Joy Wilkinson, Russell T Davies, et al.

£8.99 £8.36

I Am The Minotaur

Anthony McGowan

£7.99 £7.43

Look Both Ways

Jason Reynolds

£6.99 £6.50

The Night Bus Hero

Onjali Q. Rauf

£7.99 £7.43

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