Book Lists for 9-11 Year Olds

Stories for 9-11 year olds

Song for a whale

by Lynne Kelly

The glimme

by Emily Rodda

What about Thao?

by Oliver Phommavanh

How to tackle your dreams

by Fiona Hardy

Xavier in the meantime

by Kate Gordon

The unstoppable flying Flanagan

by Felice Arena

We run tomorrow

by Nat Amoore and Mike Barry

The book of wondrous possibilities

by Deborah Abela

Mikki and me and the out-of-tune tree

by Marion Roberts

The little wave

by Pip Harry

Series for kids 9-11 years

The caravan at the edge of doom

by Jim Beckett

Big Magic

by Sarah Armstrong


by Kazu Kibuishi

Nevermoor series

by Jessica Townsend

The ghost of Howlers Beach (The Butter O’Bryan mysteries #1)

by Jackie French

Dead good detectives

by Jenny McLachlan

The Wild Life

by Laura and Philip Bunting

The highland falcon thief (Adventures on Trains series)

by M.G. Leonard and Sam Sedgman

Bamboo Kingdom

by Erin Hunter

Cameron Battle and the Hidden Kingdoms (Cameron Battle #1)

by Jamar J. Perry

Book to screen for 9-11 years


by R.L. Stine


by Cornelia Funke


by R.J. Palacio

The Bad Beginning (A series of unfortunate events #1)

by Lemony Snicket

The Mysterious Benedict Society

by Trenton Lee Stewart and Carson Ellis

Swallows and amazons

by Arthur Ransome

Factual books for 9-11 years

Young Dark Emu

by Bruce Pascoe

Super surprising trivia about the unexplained

by Megan Cooley Peterson

Our birds: Nilimurrungu Wayin Malanynha

By Siena Stubbs

You can live on the bright side

by Lucy Bell

The official Harry Potter cookbook

by Joanna Farrow

A wild child’s guide to endangered animals

by Millie Marotta

100 things to know about saving the planet

by Rose Hall

LEGO micro cities: Build you own mini metropolis!

by Jeff Friesen

The human body survival guide

by George Ivanoff

Real-life mysteries

by Susan Martineau