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  • Jane Eyre

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    Jane Eyre

    Source: KidsRead2Kids

    Author: Charlotte Brontë

    Ages: 9,10

    Genre: Not available

    Theme(s): Kindness and Compassion, Romantic Relationships

    Jane comes from nothing but she desires everything life can offer her. She finds work as a governess in a mysterious mansion and meets the darkly fascinating Mr Rochester.

    Parent Guide: Not available

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  • Little Women

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    Little Women

    Source: KidsRead2Kids

    Author: Louisa May Alcott

    Ages: 9,10

    Genre: Not available

    Theme(s): Civil War and Reconstruction, Coming of Age, Siblings

    The endearing March sisters: talented tomboy Jo, pretty Meg, shy Beth, temperamental Amy, grow up in Civil War New England amd blossom from “little women” into adults

    Parent Guide: Not available

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  • Oliver Twist

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    Oliver Twist

    Source: KidsRead2Kids

    Author: Charles Dickens

    Ages: 9,10

    Genre: Not available

    Theme(s): Abuse and Neglect, Homelessness and Poverty, Survival, Violence and Crime, Kindness and Compassion

    Orphaned as soon as he is born, Oliver Twist miraculously survives years of neglect, hunger, and violence. On his eighth birthday he is taken to the workhouse, and now his troubles are really about to begin.

    Parent Guide: Not available

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  • Peter Pan

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    Peter Pan

    Source: KidsRead2Kids

    Author: James Matthew Barrie

    Ages: 9,10

    Genre: Not available

    Theme(s): Courage, Bravery, Heroism, Self-esteem and Confidence, Growing Up

    The Darling children don’t know anything about Neverland, until a magical boy named Peter Pan shows up and leads the way.

    Parent Guide: Not available

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  • Alice in Wonderland

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    Alice in Wonderland

    Source: KidsRead2Kids

    Author: Lewis Carroll

    Ages: 9,10

    Genre: Not available

    Theme(s): Curiousity, New Experiences, Manners and Conduct

    One summer day, young Alice sees a big white rabbit runs past and pops down a large rabbit hole. Alice can’t help but follow him. She ends up in an extraordinary place called Wonderland.

    Parent Guide: Not available

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  • The Secret Garden

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    The Secret Garden

    Source: KidsRead2Kids

    Author: Frances Hodgson Burnett

    Ages: 9,10

    Genre: Not available

    Theme(s): Overcoming Obstacles, Death, Grief, Loss, Friendship, Family Life

    When the newly orphaned Mary Lennox arrives at her uncle’s mansion, everything seems strange to her. Then Mary hears of a mysterious garden where no one has set foot in 10 years. With the help of some new friends, she plans to uncover its secrets.

    Parent Guide: Not available

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  • Great Expectations

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    Great Expectations

    Source: KidsRead2Kids

    Author: Charles Dickens

    Ages: 9,10

    Genre: Not available

    Theme(s): Achievement and Success, Loyality, Manners and Conduct

    Pip, an orphan growing up in Victorian England, is given the means to become a gentleman by an unknown benefactor and learns that outward appearances can be deceiving.

    Parent Guide: Not available

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  • Anne of Green Gables

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    Anne of Green Gables

    Source: KidsRead2Kids

    Author: Lucy Maud Montgomery

    Ages: 9,10

    Genre: Not available

    Theme(s): Friendship, Adoption, Country Life

    The spunky Anne Shirley, begins her adventures at Green Gables, a farm outside Avonlea, Prince Edward Island. When the freckled girl realizes that the elderly Cuthberts wanted to adopt a boy instead, she begins to try to win them over.

    Parent Guide: Not available

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  • A Little Princess

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    A Little Princess

    Source: KidsRead2Kids

    Author: Frances Hodgson Burnett

    Ages: 9,10

    Genre: Not available

    Theme(s): Homelessness, Poverty, Death, Grief, Loss, School Life

    Sara Crewe, a pupil at Miss Minchin’s London school, is left in poverty when her father dies, but is later rescued by a mysterious benefactor.

    Parent Guide: Not available

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  • Black Beauty

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    Black Beauty

    Source: KidsRead2Kids

    Author: Anna Sewell

    Ages: 9,10

    Genre: Not available

    Theme(s): Courage, Bravery, Heroism, Horses, Survival

    Black Beauty tells the story of the horse’s own long and varied life, from a well-born colt in a pleasant meadow to an elegant carriage horse for a gentleman to a painfully overworked cab horse.

    Parent Guide: Not available

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  • The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

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    The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

    Source: KidsRead2Kids

    Author: Arthur Conan Doyle

    Ages: 9,10

    Genre: Not available

    Theme(s): Cleverness, Mystery, Violence and Crime

    No case is too tricky for the world’s most famous sleuth and his incredible powers of deduction

    Parent Guide: Not available

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  • The Wizard of Oz

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    The Wizard of Oz

    Source: KidsRead2Kids

    Author: L. Frank Baum

    Ages: 9,10

    Genre: Not available

    Theme(s): Courage, Bravery, Heroism, Friendship

    A sudden cyclone appears on a Kansas prairie and a young girl named Dorothy is carried off to a place called Munchkinland in the Land of Oz. If she ever wants to go home again, the great wizard of Oz is the only person who could help her.

    Parent Guide: Not available

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  • Journey to the Center of the Earth

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    Journey to the Center of the Earth

    Source: KidsRead2Kids

    Author: Jules Verne

    Ages: 10

    Genre: Not available

    Theme(s): Challenges and Overcoming Obstacles, Survival

    Axel and his uncle find a note that describes a path to Earth’s center. The men climb deep inside a volcano and discover amazing wonders.

    Parent Guide: Not available

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  • The Adventures of Pinocchio

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    The Adventures of Pinocchio

    Source: KidsRead2Kids

    Author: Carlo Collodi

    Ages: 9,10

    Genre: Not available

    Theme(s): Kindness and Compassion, Lonliness, Honesty

    Pinocchio is determined to make good, but his slightly wicked schemes get the better of him time and again. Will he ever realize his dream of becoming a real boy?

    Parent Guide: Not available

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