Book Lists for Kids:
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Clarice Bean series (J FIC CHILD)
Book 1: Clarice Bean, This Is Me
A girl describes the hectic life she leads among the members of her large family, and her search for a little peace and quiet.

Ramona series (J FIC CLEARY)
Book 1: Beezus and Ramona
Ramona Quimby encounters both adventures and everyday issues as she grows up.

Amber Brown series (J FIC DANZIGER)
Book 1: Amber Brown is Not a Crayon
Amber Brown is a sometimes messy and awkward girl dealing with issues like her best friend moving away and other kids picking on her, but she always finds a way to have fun and be herself.

Ivy & Bean series (J FIC BARROWS)
Book 1: Ivy & Bean
When seven-year-old Bean plays a mean trick on her sister, she finds unexpected support for her antics from Ivy, the new neighbor, who is less boring than Bean first suspected.

Piper Reed series (J FIC HOLT)
Book 1: Piper Reed, Navy Brat
Piper is sad about leaving her home and friends behind when her father, a Navy aircraft mechanic, is transferred yet again, but with help from her often-annoying sisters and a surprise from their parents, she finds happiness in their new home in Pensacola, Florida.

Lucy Rose series (J FIC KELLY)
Book 1: Lucy Rose, Here's the Thing About Me
Eight-year-old Lucy Rose keeps a diary of her first year in Washington, D.C., her home since her parents separation, where she spends time with her grandparents, makes new friends, and longs to convince her teacher to let her take care of the class pet during a holiday.

Ruby Lu series (J FIC LOOK)
Book 1: Ruby Lu, Brave and True
"Almost-eight-year-old" Ruby Lu spends time with her baby brother, goes to Chinese school, performs magic tricks and learns to drive, and has adventures with both old and new friends.