13 years old! Now officially a teenager. Brands matter. Friends matter.
Suggestions: These children are between toys and more grown-up gifts so while they might like toys, try to make them seem like grown-up or advanced toys. Books, puzzles and novelty gadgets are fairly safe, or check to see if they have any special interests, collections or musical interests. If you know them well, you could try giving something unusual to try to spark a new interest.
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