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Middle Grade Novels

Here you'll find stories you can sink your teeth into. Suit up for daring adventures, mysteries, mayhem, fantastical quests and quiet revelations. If you have children reading at this level, it might help to use the genre filters so that you may find stories that appeals to their very specific tastes.

  • Last Pick: Born to Run

    $30.90

    Written by Jason WalzpaperbackIn Last Pick: Born to Run, the second volume of his graphic novel series, Jason Walz pairs vivid world-building and f...

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    $30.90
  • The First Rule of Punk

    $15.50

    Written by Celia C. PérezpaperbackThere are no shortcuts to surviving your first day at a new school—you can’t fix it with duct tape like you would...

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    $15.50
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    The Turtle of Oman

    $17.00

    Written by Naomi Shihab NyepaperbackThis accessible, exquisite novel shines with gentle humour and explores themes of moving, family, nature, and ...

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    $17.00
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  • Amazing Ash & Superhero Ah Ma

    $18.00

    Written by Melanie Lee  |  Illustrated by Arif RafhanpaperbackEleven-year-old Ash doesn’t have much to look forward to: maths tests, a naggy Mum, a...

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    $18.00
  • The Line Tender

    $15.50

    Written by Kate AllenpaperbackFunny, poignant, and deeply moving, The Line Tender is a story of nature’s enduring mystery and a girl determined to ...

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    $15.50
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    Mya's Strategy To Save The World

    $12.30

    Written by Tanya Lloyd KyipaperbackMya Parsons runs her school’s social justice club with her best friend, Cleo. Her lifelong desire is to work for...

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    The Impossible Boy

    $15.00

    Written by Ben BrookspaperbackWhen Oleg and Emma invent a new classmate called Sebastian, they are amazed when he appears - very much real - in the...

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    Operation Frog Effect

    $13.90

    Written by Sarah ScheergerpaperbackIf one small act can create a ripple across the universe, what happens when a whole group of kids join together ...

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    Small Mercies

    $15.90

    Written by Bridget Kronepaperback11-year-old Mercy lives with her eccentric foster aunts – two elderly sisters so poor they can afford only one lig...

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  • Ways to Live Forever

    $14.90

    Written by Sally NichollspaperbackFrom award-winning author Sally Nicholls, her debut novel about a boy's last months with leukemia.Living through ...

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    $14.90
  • Front Desk

    $14.90

    Written by Kelly Yangpaperback Mia Tang has a lot of secrets.#1. She lives in a motel, not a big house. Every day, while her immigrant parents clea...

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    $14.90
  • A Tale of Magic

    $21.30

    Written by Chris ColferpaperbackWelcome to the Academy of Magic, where things are not at all what they seem.14-year-old Brystal Evergreen has alway...

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    $21.30
  • It's Trevor Noah: Born a Crime

    $19.20

    Written by Trevor NoahpaperbackThe host of The Daily Show, Trevor Noah, tells the story of growing up half black, half white in South Africa under ...

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    $19.20
  • Fly On the Wall

    $19.90

    Written by Remy LaipaperbackIn Fly on the Wall, a moving and hilarious diary-style illustrated novel from the award-winning author of Pie in the Sk...

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    $19.90
  • The Good Thieves

    $16.90

    Written by Katherine Rundellpaperback Fresh off the boat from England, Vita Marlowe has a job to do. Her beloved grandfather Jack has been cheated...

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    $16.90
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    Planet Omar: Accidental Trouble Magnet

    $15.50

    Written by Zanib Mianpaperback Welcome to the imaginative brain of Omar!Omar and his family have just moved, and he is not excited about starting a...

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    $15.50
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  • Smile

    $19.80

    Written and Illustrated by Raina Telgemeierpaperback Raina just wants to be a normal sixth grader. But one night after Girl Scouts she trips and f...

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    $19.80
  • Lalani of the Distant Sea

    $15.90

    Written by Erin Entrada KellypaperbackLife is difficult on the island of Sanlagita. To the west looms a vengeful mountain, one that threatens to co...

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    $15.90
  • Bully on the Bus

    $16.00

    Written by Kathryn ApelpaperbackShe’s big.She’s smart.She’s mean.She’s the bully on the bus.She picks on me and I don’t like it.But I don’t know ho...

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    $16.00
  • The Adventures of a Girl Called Bicycle

    $15.50

    Written by Christina UsspaperbackA determined 12-year-old girl bikes across the country to meet her idol. She’s ready for an adventure – but she ca...

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    $15.50
  • The Boy Who Fooled the World

    $14.90

    Written by Lisa Thompsonpaperback Cole's family is struggling to make ends meet and he doesn't fit in with the rich kids at his school. Until the d...

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    The Goldfish Boy

    $14.90

    Written by Lisa Thompsonpaperback 12-year-old Matthew is trapped in his bedroom by crippling OCD, spending most of his time staring out of his win...

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    $14.90
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  • Owen and the Soldier

    $15.90

    Written by Lisa Thompsonpaperback A crumbling stone soldier sits on a bench in the park. Only Owen understands how important he is. At home, Owen a...

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    $15.90
  • The Miscalculations of Lightning Girl

    $13.80

    Written by Stacy McAnultypaperback Lucy Callahan’s life was changed forever when she was struck by lightning. She doesn’t remember it, but the zap ...

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    $13.80
  • Sick Bay

    $17.00

    Written by Nova WeetmanpaperbackMeg uses Sick Bay to hide from other kids. She’s struggling with changes at home, wears slippers to school and buri...

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    $17.00
  • The Person Controller

    $14.90

    Written by David Baddielpaperback Fred and Ellie are twins. But not identical (because that's impossible for a boy and a girl). They do like all t...

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    $14.90
  • The Somerset Tsunami

    $15.00

    Written by Emma CarrollpaperbackA fight for survival against torrential flooding and local superstition from the Queen of Historical Fiction.My nam...

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    $15.00
  • The Girl Who Walked On Air

    $14.90

    Written by Emma Carrollpaperback Louie, who was abandoned at Chipchase's Travelling Circus as a baby, dreams of becoming a 'Showstopper', but Mr Ch...

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    $14.90
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    Wombat Warriors

    $16.00

    Written by Samantha WheelerpaperbackWild wombats. Wild adventure. Can Mouse rescue her friends?Mouse is not prepared for her last minute stay at A...

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  • Evie and the Animals

    $15.90

    Written by Matt Haig  |  Illustrated by Emily Gravettpaperback 11-year-old Evie has a talent. A SUPERTALENT.A talent that can let her hear the thou...

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    $15.90
  • The 1,000-year-old Boy

    $14.00

    Written by Ross Welfordpaperback There are stories about people who want to live forever.This is not one of those stories.This is a story about som...

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    $14.00
  • Wundersmith: The Calling of Morrigan Crow

    $15.90

    Written by Jessica TownsendpaperbackThe captivating and heart-pounding sequel to the New York Times bestselling Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan C...

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    $15.90
  • The Laughing Monster

    $8.50

    Written by Golda Mowepaperback 9-year-old Randau is afraid of new people and places because his mother is afraid. In a moment of bravado during ...

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    $8.50
  • Hilda and the Troll

    $17.00

    Written and Illustrated by Luke Pearsonpaperback Meet Hilda. She can never sit still for long without setting off on another adventure. Join her i...

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    $17.00
  • Hilda and the Midnight Giant

    $17.00

    Written and Illustrated by Luke Pearsonpaperback When creatures bombard Hilda’s house with eviction notices, she has to think twice before making ...

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    $17.00
  • Lions & Liars

    $13.90

    Written by Kate Beasley  |  Illustrated by Dan SantatpaperbackFrederick Frederickson has a food-chain theory about life.There are lions, like the s...

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    $13.90