Best Adventure Books for Kids

September 14, 2009

by Carol Politi

Outside Magazine does not typically focus on kids.  However, their recent blog does a great job of profiling adventure classics for kids.   The blog was spurred by the recent New York Times article on a teacher that allowed the kids in her 7th and 8th grade classroom to choose their own books.

The Outside picks?  Below and on the Outside Blog:

As you might expect, not every book is appropriate for every family or every age range.  Check out the book descriptions to determine which books on the list might be most appropriate for your family and your child.

Do you have feedback on the books above or recommendations on great adventure books for tweens?  Please comment and let us know!  We can get the word out to kids on the phone.