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Youngsters for whom reading is hard work are only going to make the effort if they feel the book is worth it. The books in this section have strong enough stories to keep the pages turning so they are good for the "can read but don't want to" group.
Diaries and Letters
Fighting Fantasy Game Books
Magic and Fantasy
Mysteries, Ghost and Horror Stories
Sports stories and game books
Terry Pratchett's Discworld series
These are easy to read but have stories which appeal to older children and/or teenagers.
Books from Barrington Stokes
Books from Ransom Publishing (useful publisher's site, opens in a new window)
The Impact Series
Picture books for older children
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