Ages 11-13

Ages 11-13

Books for preteens in all of Sawa's world languages.

Ages 11-13  

  • Language:  Arabic
    Children Books:  Ages 6-10, Ages 11-13

    Take a trip through world history with colorfully illustrated short biographies of famous people and their main contributions to humankind. The Wright brothers, Alexander Graham Bell, Florence Nightingale, Helen Keller, and Benjamin Franklin -- just to name a few.

    $23.95
  • Language:  Arabic
    Children Books:  Ages 6-10, Ages 11-13
    Author:  Amani Ashmawi

    Juha is a folk character from around the 8th century.  His stories number in the hundreds, originated in the oral tradition, and are a mainstay of Arab humor, wit and wisdom.  Juha, with his entertaining logic, is widely known throughout the Middle East and is well loved. This delightful book of Arab folktales is a must-have for your...

    $24.95
  • Language:  German
    Children Books:  Ages 11-13, Teen/YA
    Author:  Malala Yousafzai

    The inspirational story of the young girl who was shot by the Taliban for going to school. She survived the attack and has  become the young and world-renowned advocate for the rights of girls worldwide. Malala was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014. Her story, here in German, includes color photographs from Malala's life.

    $18.95
  • Language:  French
    Children Books:  Ages 6-10, Ages 11-13
    Author:  Comtesse de Segur

    Sophie Rostopchine, the Countess of Segur, is a French writer of Russian birth.  Originally published in the 19th century, Segur's books are well-known, well-loved French classics. This is the story of Camille and Madeleine, two perfect, well-behaved little girls. When Margeurite, her widowed mother, and the orphan Sophie, come to stay, the...

    $28.95
  • Language:  French
    Children Books:  Ages 11-13
    Author:  Lenia Major

    Antoine, Leon, Clemence and Lily are four friends who find a small fawn in the forest that has lost its mother. They know it won't survive on its own so they decide to keep it, but of course, they can't tell their parents. They decide to hide the fawn, which they name Sneezy, in the shed in Leon's backyard. Will they be able to care for the fawn...

    $14.95
  • Language:  French
    Children Books:  Ages 6-10, Ages 11-13
    Author:  Comtesse de Segur

    Sophie Rostopchine, the Countess of Segur, is a French writer of Russian birth.  Originally published in the 19th century, Segur's books are well-known, well-loved French classics.  In Holidays, Sophie and her friends are waiting for the cousins to arrive for the summer holiday. The children's care-free days of games and picnics, take...

    $28.95
  • Language:  French
    Children Books:  Ages 11-13, Teen/YA
    Author:  Antoine Galland

    A modern-day printing of the original text of Antoine Galland's first European translation of One Thousand and One Nights. The story of Ali Baba was added to the "Nights" cycle in the 18th century by Galland. Beautifully illustrated, the story of Ali Baba and how he outwits 40 thieves to secure the treasure for himself is as daring and...

    $27.95
  • Language:  French
    Children Books:  Ages 11-13, Teen/YA
    Author:  Antoine Galland

    A modern-day printing of the original text of Antoine Galland's first European translation of One Thousand and One Nights. The tales of Sindbad first appeared in a Turkish collection of "Nights" in 1637.  Presented here in French, Sindbad's fantastic seafaring adventures of magical places, monsters, and supernatural phenomena are...

    $27.95
  • Language:  French
    Children Books:  Ages 11-13, Teen/YA
    Author:  Antoine Galland

    A modern-day printing of the original text of Antoine Galland's first European translation of One Thousand and One Nights. The story of Aladdin, though not originally part of 1001 nights, was told to Galland by a Syrian storyteller from Aleppo. Beautifully illustrated, the story of Aladdin is as magical and exciting as ever.

    $27.95
  • Language:  French
    Children Books:  Ages 6-10, Ages 11-13
    Author:  Comtesse de Segur

    Sophie Rostopchine, the Countess of Segur, is a French writer of Russian birth.  Originally published in the 19th century, Segur's books are well-known, well-loved French classics.  She is best known today for this children's book, "Sophie's misfortunes," about an intrepid little French girl with an often destructive curiosity who...

    $28.95
  • Language:  French
    Children Books:  Ages 6-10, Ages 11-13
    Author:  Rose Marie-Noele Gressier

    A fun family vacation takes a turn for the supernatural when the daughter meets Mademoiselle Blanche, a girl her age who happens to be a ghost from the 1920s.  

    $12.95
  • Language:  French
    Children Books:  Ages 6-10, Ages 11-13
    Author:  Corinne Albaut

    "I can't make you be my friend, but I hope you will. Please do not close this diary. I need you, even if you do not know why. All I ask is that you read one page at a time. You will understand later."  Those are opening words Basil reads when he finds a blue diary written by a mysterious young girl. Next he finds himself on an incredible...

    $11.95
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