2021 Holiday Gift Guide: Books for Tweens

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Seeking a perfect reader for that adventurous middle grader in your life? Whether they love to explore bustling cities, global habitats, or fictional worlds, we've got a solid selection of gifts to chose from.

 

Little Kid, Big City!: New York by Beth Beckman; illustrated by Holley Maher

Explore the city that never sleeps without ever leaving your couch! With illustrated maps and a choose-your-own adventure format, Little Kid, Big City is the perfect gift for families ready to get their kids excited to travel again. (Available Now; $19.99)

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Little Kid, Big City!: London by Beth Beckman; illustrated by Holley Maher

Get ready to wander through all of the sights and sounds of London in this pick-your-own path guidebook! What are you waiting for? London awaits you! (Available Now; $19.99)

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The Wild World Handbook: Habitats by Andrea Debbink; illustrated by Asia Orlando

From the former editor of American Girl Magazine, this beautifully illustrated handbook is a perfect gift for inspiring young readers to protect this beautiful world we call home! (Available Now; $19.99)

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The Wild World Handbook: Creatures by Andrea Debbink; illustrated by Asia Orlando

Countless creatures of all shapes and sizes call Earth home, but their homes and livelihoods are impacted by the effects of climate change. With hands-on activities, illustrations, and a hopeful call to action, this handbook is sure to empower a new generation of climate activists and nature lovers. (Available November 2; $19.99)

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I Wish I Had a Wookiee: And Other Poems for Our Galaxy by Ian Doescher; illustrated by Tim Budgen

Follow along with all of the Star Wars characters you know and love in this brand new poetry collection with over 75 whimsical and original poems inspired by the beloved series! (Available September 28; $19.99)

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A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood by Fred Rogers; illustrated by Luke Flowers

Filled with all of the iconic songs from Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood and The Children's Corner that taught a generation of children the importance of kindness and self-confidence, this heartwarming poetry collection is the perfect present for kids and anyone young at heart. (Available Now; $19.99)

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