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The Magic Treehouse

This is a great next book if your reader:

Is ready to start reading chapter books. The chapters are short, the font is a good size, and there are illustrations to break up the text.
Benifits from a familiar setting and premise to support them to understand the book. Annie and Jack go to the magic treehouse, enter a portal, and have an adventure in another setting.
Enjoys a series . There are so many to chose from ( Well over 50), so your reader will find one they love.
Loves magic and adventure stories with heroes, villains and where good defeats evil every time.

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Malamander- Thomas Taylor
This is a great next book if your reader likes:
An action-packed mystery with a well-crafted plot that keeps you guessing right up to the end.
Well-developed characters that gradually reveal their real personality throughout the story.
The themes of friendship, family, and where true happiness lies - I will give you a clue it isn't money or power!
To romp through a tremendous action-packed salty sea legend! It is a fast-paced plot with plenty of action and suspense.
To discuss and notice new vocabulary. You can have fun with wordplay and a rich vocabulary. For example, (S)herbert Lemon and Palma Violet are the two main characters.
Identifying and predicting who the characters really are, what they stand for, and empathise with their situations.
Harry Potter as there are a few parallels.

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Anisha Accidental Dectective

This is a great next book if your reader likes:
A plot that keeps you guessing with its twists and turns, but they don't yet have the stamina for a longer, more complex read.
Mystery stories, but they aren't ready for some of the more grown-up themes often found in detective stories.
The complexities of family life and friendship, with wonderfully quirky characters.
A good giggle!
Interesting details about Indian culture and family life.

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The Murder's Ape

This is a great book if your reader:
Enjoys journey stories with an intriguing mystery.
Likes beautifully developed characters who feel like your friends.
Loves how the underdog can keep going, no matter what.
Wants a long book, but is building up the stamina. The book is split into 3 parts so readers don't have to read it in one.