2012 Kids' Reading List: 12 to 14 Years

Help your kids discover the joy of reading—and build your home library—with this list compiled by the ALA-Children's Book Council and the Association for Library Service to Children.

Chains: Seeds of America

316 pages; Atheneum
After overhearing a plot to assassinate George Washington, a young slave spies for Patriot forces with the promise of freedom as her reward.