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#1 DIARY OF A WIMPY KID

and Jeff Kinney

The travails and challenges of adolescence.

On the bestsellers list for 664 weeks


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#2 HARRY POTTER

J.K. Rowling

A wizard hones his conjuring skills in the service of fighting evil.

On the bestsellers list for 663 weeks


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#3 PERCY JACKSON & THE OLYMPIANS

Rick Riordan

A boy battles mythological monsters.

On the bestsellers list for 600 weeks


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#4 A GOOD GIRL'S GUIDE TO MURDER

Holly Jackson

Pippa Fitz-Amobi solves murderous crimes.

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#5 THE LAST KIDS ON EARTH

Max Brallier.

Jack and his friends fight for their lives through the zombie apocalypse.

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#6 MAGIC TREE HOUSE

Mary Pope Osborne.

These siblings can overcome space and time.

On the bestsellers list for 305 weeks


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#7 WINGS OF FIRE

Tui T. Sutherland

Only the five dragonets of destiny can unite the seven warring dragon tribes.

On the bestsellers list for 143 weeks


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#8 I SURVIVED

Lauren Tarshis

Youngsters' tales of living through dangerous historical events.

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#9 SHADOW AND BONE TRILOGY

Leigh Bardugo

The basis of the Netflix series; previously titled "The Grisha Trilogy."

On the bestsellers list for 30 weeks


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#10 CAPTAIN UNDERPANTS

and Dav Pilkey

Boys and their principal fight evil.

On the bestsellers list for 272 weeks

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