14 best books for 8 to year-olds | The IndependentFrom side-splitting stories and fantastical adventures to non-fiction treasure troves about space and history, discover your child's new favourite read in this list of the best books for year-olds. David Walliams. This brilliant collection contains David Walliams's first five fantastically funny novels. In The Boy in the Dress , how will Dennis's schoolmates react when he comes to school in a dress? In Mr Stink , Sophie befriends a very smelly tramp. In Billionaire Boy , the son of a billionaire finds that despite his luxurious home, he is unhappy without genuine friendship. Gangsta Granny will prove that grandparents may be far more exciting than kids think, and in Ratburger , Zoe must try to keep her beloved pet rat safe from the greedy grasp of Burt of Burt's Burgers.
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Inside: A huge collection of great books for 10 year olds! These titles are sure to keep your fifth graders turning the pages. As with all of the titles in our Best Books for Kids collection, each of our great books for 10 year olds picks is linked to both Amazon and The Book Depository these are affiliate links where you can find reviews and age recommendations for any titles you are not familiar with.
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Read on to find out our favourites for eight to year-olds. You can trust our independent reviews. We may earn commission from some of the retailers, but we never allow this to influence selections, which are formed from real-world testing and expert advice. This revenue helps us to fund journalism across The Independent. The latest book in this best-selling series will no doubt fill many a Christmas stocking this year.
Ten-year-olds are in a tough spot. They're big because they're the oldest in elementary school and they've finally hit the double digits. But they're little because they're still, well They're tweens. And being a tween is not an easy thing. Tweens' tastes in clothes, food, and favorites are constantly changing.
From timeless classics to graphic novels; marvellous mysteries and trips back in time, these books are must reads for everyone. Mona lives with her aunt — a dressmaker to the lady of the house — in a little cottage on the edge of the grand Somerset Estate. When Lady Somerset passes away and a new member of the family inherits the house, things change overnight for Mona. It comes with a criminally good new cover! Artemis Fowl is not like other year-olds. Oh, but wipe images of cuddly, Peter-Pan-style, bedtime story fairies from your mind, cause this lot are anything but. They are armed.