July 7, 2012 | Brad B.
Here's some great realistic fiction for tweens:
Beezus and Ramona by Beverly Cleary; illustrated by Tracy Dockray
Every soul a star: a novel by Wendy Mass
The secret language of girls by Frances O'Roark Dowell
Ida B—: and her plans to maximize fun, avoid disaster, and (possibly) save the world by Katherine Hannigan
A corner of the universe by Ann M. Martin
When you reach me by Rebecca Stead