2012 Kids' Reading List: 8 to 11 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.

The Phantom Tollbooth

272 pages; Random House
When Milo goes through the Phantom Tollbooth, he discovers a land where watchdogs have actual clocks, the Mathemagician rules the land of numbers, and “Whichs” are not so wicked.