Good authors for 10 year olds

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Re: Good authors for 10 year olds

Post by transitaddress »

Margaret Brown,Eric Carle E. B. White, Crockett Johnson,Louis May Alcott,J. K. Rowling etc these are my personal favorites..
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Roald Dahl for sure!

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Post by FuriousDestroyer75 »

A good author for 10 year olds is Dav Pilkey. He comes up with really creative ways to make something funny. :lol2:
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Post by cookiedough »

This is a great question! There are plenty of great authors and books out there. It also depends on the kid's reading level, so take that into consideration in the following list:

-Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling. This one is a bit advanced, but I believe every child will benefit from this series.
-Magic Tree House series by Mary Pope Osborne
-Artemis Fowl series by Eoin Colfer

These are fantastic series to begin with and move on to advanced books as your child grows.

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Post by Catie139 »

I always recommend reading the Newbery Award and Honor books. There is such a variety of genres and reading levels, and you always know that you're going to get good examples of writing.

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