If you're familiar with library people, you may suspect that many of us harbor an inner tween book lover who craves adventure. And you'd be absolutely right! Here are three thrilling novels featuring intrepid and courageous kids, recommended by library staff.
In Brooklyn, nine-year-old Jax joins Ma, a curmudgeonly witch who lives in his building, on a quest to deliver three baby dragons to a magical world. Recommended by Natalie
Twelve-year-old Sophie and her 300-year-old best vampire friend Delphine break into a secret government facility to find a cure for the illness causing vampires to go rogue. Recommended by Sarah
Freddie Ruiz is cursed. But when he discovers a family heirloom, a century-old amulet from the Philippines that's supposed to bring good fortune, Freddie thinks his luck is finally about to change. He couldn't be more wrong. Recommended by Libby
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Here are staff recommendations for courageous kids of all stripes taking the journeys, conquering the fears, befriending the beasts, and more!