Stir up kids' imagination and intellect with this list of educational reads that will get young brains cooking. This list of books for kids and tweens includes both fact and fiction and features mythology, poetry, puzzles, science, and history -- including some real-life characters whose stories are stranger than fiction.
Fancy photography, but made for big science fans.
Newbery Honor book about a smart southern tomboy in 1899.
Percy Jackson series spin-off is almost as delightful.
Percy Jackson author tackles more complex Egyptology.
Powerful depiction of slavery in 1776 New York.
Wry, warm sports story will hook both boys and girls.