NEW CITY, NEW LIFE -BOOKS FOR 12 YEAR OLD BOY?

Moving to a new city - looking for novels for my 12 year old son to read that will help him cope with moving to a new city. He fears being the new kid in school and losing touch with his good friends. Novels to help me support my family with the transition are welcome too.
Dear New City Mover,
One of the best books we've read for coping with moving anywhere is R J Palacio's brilliant book Wonder. This noel describes the life of a boy starting at High School for the first time, having been home-schooled. He is in a unique position because he has extreme facial deformities that make him look unlike anyone else. His parents want to him to experience main-stream education, because they fell he will blossom in this environment. August is a lovable child with normal intelligence, and his trials and tribulations at his new school create a heartwarming and positive book about fitting in. Your son will relate to August's state of mind, as he is starting at a new school, and his own issues will pale in comparison - though of course he will feel them as strongly! Wonder is a book that gives any child a sense of confidence and a desire to be kind to others. 
Another great book for boys is 50 cent's novel Playground, about a boy at school in upstate New York, who is a bully. HIs experiences are fascinating and illuminating, and any boy will relate to it as victim, perpetrator, or bystander - giving insights all round. 
For your own reading, we recommend Breakfast at Tiffany's by Truman Capote. Funny, sharp, fast moving and iconic, you will be entertained by Holly Golightly, and feel empowered to cope with the new urban life around you.
Yours,
Ella and Suse
We prescribe - Wonder by R J Palacio
Playground by 50 Cent
Breakfast at Tiffany's by Truman Capote 

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