It’s gift giving time! If you’re looking for gifts or stocking stuffers for an inquisitive kid or tween, or if you just want to encourage reading this Christmas, check out these thirteen books (and their sequels!)

100 Dresses Series: If The Magic Fits by Susan Maupin Schmid

Top Elf by Caleb Zane Huett

The Naughty List by Bradley Jackson and Michael Fry

The Mysterious Benedict Society by Trenton Lee Stewart

The Baby-Sitters Club Graphic Novels by Ann M. Martin and Raina Telgemeier and Gale Galligan

Welcome to Wonderland Series by Chris Grabenstein

The Book Scavenger Series by Jennifer Chambliss Bertman

Framed by James Ponti

Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library by Chris Grabenstein

Anne of Green Gables, Little Women, Heidi, and A Little Princess Boxed Set

The Story Girl & The Golden Road by L.M. Montgomery

Masterminds by Gordon Korman

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