Books for Tweens
Middle Grade and YA Books on Mental Disorders and Differences | Brightly
These fantastic narratives featuring characters dealing with mental disorders can help dispel misconceptions and stigma, and provide tweens and teens with resources to understand a difference and why they – or someone they know – might struggle.
15 STEM Activity Books for Your Middle Grade Brainiac | Brightly
If your tween is interested in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics in any of their many forms, we’ve put together a list of books that will help you channel their curiosity and fill the day with fun experiments.
10 Middle Grade Stories Featuring Boys Tweens Can Admire | Brightly
Today's kid lit features so many rich portrayals of boys being, thinking, or doing all kinds of good things — gloriously large and beautifully small. Here are some boys that young readers, male and female, can celebrate for many reasons.
21 Books That Celebrate Lesser-Known African Americans and Their Contributions to History | Brightly
Historically, many African Americans and their contributions to society have been left out of American history books. Here are stories to help celebrate just a few of the countless individuals who, without fanfare, played key roles in history.