Best books to read for 12 year olds

In 2024, there could be a variety of fantastic books available for 12-year-olds. Here's a mix of classic and contemporary titles that could be great reads:

"Harry Potter" series by J.K. Rowling 


Here is a timeless masterpiece that keeps entices one's thoughts with a world of magic and characters over the past decades.

"Percy Jackson and the Olympians" series by Rick Riordan


Ideal for the fans of mythology which can be accompanied by a dose of modern - day adventure.

"Wonder" by R.J. Palacio


Rose to fame, is a delightful tale about love, kindness, and acceptance.

"The Hunger Games"


series written by Suzanne Collins depicts a dystopian world where a young girl knocked down the main theme of rule, survival, and sacrifice.

"The Chronicles of Narnia" series by C.S. Lewis


One of the most celebrated epic fantasies that has young heroes travel to a wonderland Narnia.

"A Wrinkle in Time" by Madeleine L'Engle


This is the science-fiction novel that has been long acknowledged as a classic that offers audiences a temporal-spatial journey.

"The Giver"


by Lois Lowry certainly impresses with its profound dystopian nature that couldn't help but to raise the question about the nature of society and individuality.

"The Mysterious Benedict Society"


book series by Trenton Lee Stewart - A highly entertaining and inspiring series about an amazing team of kids whose mission is to defeat a difficult threat that poses a threat to everyone's life.

“The One and Only Ivan” by Katherine Applegate


This book compels with its tender and expressive language and it is the story of friendship, bravery, and the potential of hope.



Book number one in the Track collection; It narrates the story of a boy with a turbulent past who finds peace and direction at the running track.