Challenging Chapter Books for Younger Independent Readers

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Some younger kids are ready for harder books, but still want stories that aren't too grown up or too scary. Try these titles.

Black Eyed Susan by Jennifer Armstrong

Tumtum and Nutmeg: The Rose Cottage Tales by Emily Bearn

The Penderwicks by Jeanne Birdsall

Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing by Judy Blume

Caddie Woodlawn by Carol Ryrie Brink

The Jade Dragon by Carolyn Marsden

Julia Gillian (and the Art of Knowing) by Alison McGhee

Little House in the Big Woods by Laura Ingalls Wilder