The Daring Book for Girls
by Andrea J. Buchanan, Miriam Peskowitz
This great book contains all sorts of useful stuff for girls, such as different methods of jump rope, rules for the game of basketball, how to tie a sari, how to whistle with two fingers, reading tide charts, bird watching, first aid, telling ghost stories, and many more interesting subjects.
National Geographic Kids Almanac 2013
by National Geographic Kids
Spectacular photos and amazing facts about animals, awesome adventures, going green, and much, much more.
The Kingfisher Illustrated Horse and Pony Encyclopedia
by Sandy Ransford
I was a real horse fanatic when I was younger and one of the first things I bought with money I earned from baby sitting was a book about horses. This book will bring some satisfaction for a girl who dreams of owning her own pony. She can read about different breeds of horses, looking after horses, and learning to ride a horse. And this book is jam-packed full of lovely photos and diagrams.
Classic Fiction for 11 to 12 Year Old Girls