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Good Books for 11 Year Olds  

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This list has all kinds of awesome books for 11 year olds, ranked from best to worst by user votes. The best books for 11 year olds come in many forms. Some good books for eleven year olds tell an exciting story while other great books for 11 year olds are educational or historical. Many of the best books for 11 year olds to read have captivating graphics to accompany the written word and inspire young readers' imaginations.

What kinds of stories will you find on this best books for 11 year olds list? The Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, To Kill a Mockingbird, is a great book for pre-teens to read. This classic story teaches children about stereotypes, integrity, and honor. Eleven years old is also a great age for kids to start reading Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass.

If your eleven year old likes a bit of adventure in their books, start them off with the first installment of the Hunger Games trilogy. Other great stories that appear on this top books for eleven year olds list include Because of Winn-Dixie, Tuck Everlasting, and The Westing Game.

Which book for 11 year olds do you think is the best? Give your favorites a thumbs up and please add any great books 11 year olds love that aren't already listed.
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Harry Potter and the Goblet of... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
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Harry Potter and the Philosoph... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
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Alice in Wonderland is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
Lewis Carroll, William Glennon
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Holes is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
Louis Sachar
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The Hunger Games is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
Suzanne Collins
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The Lion, the Witch and the Wa... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
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Because of Winn-Dixie is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
Kate DiCamillo
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Harry Potter and the Chamber o... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
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The Tale of Despereaux is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
Kate DiCamillo
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A Wrinkle in Time is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
Madeleine L'Engle
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Matilda is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
Roald Dahl
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The Secret Garden is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
Frances Hodgson Burnett
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The Giver is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
Lois Lowry
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The Lightning Thief is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
Rick Riordan
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Number the Stars is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
Lois Lowry
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Are You There God? It's Me, Ma... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
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The Hobbit is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
J. R. R. Tolkien
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The Phantom Tollbooth is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
Norton Juster
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To Kill a Mockingbird is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
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Anne of Green Gables is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
Lucy Maud Montgomery
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The Princess Diaries is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
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Tuck Everlasting is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
Natalie Babbitt
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The Westing Game is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
Ellen Raskin
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Maniac Magee is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
Jerry Spinelli
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Wonder is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Good Books for 11 Year Olds
Rachel Vail