Summer is just around the corner! What better way to prepare some fun activities, than with some must read classics? Down below are 15 Classic Summer Reads for Tween Girls (Ages 9-12). The Secret Garden This timeless classic is a touching tale of Mary, a lonely orphaned girl sent to a Yorkshire mansion at the edge of a massive lonesome moor. At first, she is frightened by this gloomy place until she meets a local boy, Dickon, who's earned the trust of the moor's wild animals, the incurable Colin, a cheerless boy frightened of life, and a strange, forgotten garden... Alice's Adventures Continue Reading...This post may contain affiliate links. See my full disclosure policy.