Independent Reader Book Club

Tenley-Friendship Library

Independent Reader Book Club

Recommended for children aged 9 to 12


Join us at the Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library for an Independent Reader Book Club for children aged 9 to 12. Starting in September, we will meet every other Wednesday at 4 p.m. to discuss half of a pre-selected book.

Books have been selected from a list published by NPR featuring the best books for children aged 9 to 12

Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH By Robert C. O’Brien
Up to Chapter 15 (In the Cage) by Sept. 11
Finished by Sept. 25

The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare
Up to Chapter 11 by Oct. 9
Finished by Oct. 23

Harriet the Spy by Louis Fitzhugh
Up to Chapter 9 by Nov. 6
Finished by Nov. 20

The Graeveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
Up to Chapter 5 (Danse Macabre) by Dec. 4
Finished by Dec. 18