Book recommendations for a 13 yr old

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BroccoliRob Tue 15-Jun-21 21:03:19

Looking for recommendations for books for a young 13 yr old boy. I'd say his reading age is probably more like 11 though.
He likes adventure books, comedy, mystery.
Thanks!

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YouLookSoCool Tue 15-Jun-21 21:15:00

Percy Jackson series and other series by Rick Riordan
Alex Ryder series

BroccoliRob Tue 15-Jun-21 21:19:28

YouLookSoCool

Percy Jackson series and other series by Rick Riordan
Alex Ryder series


Thank you, I don't think he's read either of those so I'll suggest them.

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CroydianSlip Tue 15-Jun-21 21:21:27

The London Eye Mystery/Guggenheim Mystery

The High Rise Mystery/Mic Drop

The Adventures on Trains series (and other MG Leonard books like Beetle Boy)

The Cogheart Series by Peter Bunzl

Abi Elphinstone books

Vashti Hardy books

The Reader Teacher has good suggestion for year 6s that might be the right kind of level.

DistrictCommissioner Tue 15-Jun-21 21:23:34

Chrestomanci series by Dianne Wynne Jones
Murder Most Unladylike series

BroccoliRob Tue 15-Jun-21 21:25:03

Some great recommendations, thank you, I will look into them all.

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whiteroseredrose Tue 15-Jun-21 21:25:25

Young Bond series
CHERUB or Henderson Boys
Mallory Blackman books

DS is 21 now but he liked all of those.

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