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Do your kids hate coming to the end of a great book? Be the hero of your house and introduce them to these fun-filled series, where your 9- to 12-year-old can follow the action for book after book after book! Choose between an epic fantasy like Ranger’s Apprentice,  daring adventures like Stranded, thrilling spy novels like Alex Rider, or time-travelling historical fiction like Treasure Chest. Once your kids start reading these page-turners, they’ll want to collect them all!
Ranger's Apprentice
John A. Flanagan
John A. Flanagan
John A. Flanagan
Brotherband Chronicles
John A. Flanagan
John A. Flanagan
John A. Flanagan
John A. Flanagan
Alex Rider
Anthony Horowitz
Anthony Horowitz
Anthony Horowitz
Anthony Horowitz
Stranded
Jeff Probst
Christopher Tebbetts
Jeff Probst
Christopher Tebbetts
Jeff Probst
Christopher Tebbetts
The Treasure Chest
Ann Hood
Illustrator: Denis Zilber
Ann Hood
Illustrator: Denis Zilber
Ann Hood
Illustrator: Denis Zilber
Ann Hood
Denis Zilber
Comeback Kids
Mike Lupica
Mike Lupica
Mike Lupica
Mike Lupica
The 8th Continent
Matt London
Matt London
Matt London
Matt London

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