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.

Waiting for the Magic

160 pages; Atheneum
Four dogs and a cat can’t fill the hole left in their family when the father leaves...or can they help the family find the magic?