Best books: Our Recommendations for Families

Sure, your kids love Harry Potter and Twilight -- but what else will keep young bookworms reading? Whether you're on the hunt for classic kids' books or best sellers, our "best books" lists are full of stories that are bound to spark kids' imagination and keep the pages turning.
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We pick the best of the best for the littlest readers.
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Get kids who like cars and trucks vrooming with these picks.
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Powerful stories about memorable, relatable characters.
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Great art + memorable stories = surefire hits for kids.
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Finished Nancy Drew? Check out these great girl gumshoes.
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Gods, goddesses, and monsters -- oh my!
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These gripping stories will make history come alive for kids and teens.
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From time travel to space adventures, this list has it all.
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Some stories are just meant to pull at your heartstrings.
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From bears to bunnies -- check out great "tails" for kids.
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Kids won't be able to put down these exciting stories.
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Sometimes the best stories are the true ones.
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Our favorite "artful" picks offer more than great pictures.
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Abracadabra -- check out these magical fantasies for kids.
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If your teen needs something new to read, look no further.
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Curl up with your kid and one of these great reads.
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Get a fascinating glimpse at a diverse set of traditions.
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The topic of controversial books is bound to get you talking.
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Discover (or revisit) stories that stand the test of time.
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There's nothing like a book you just can't put down.