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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.

  • Antigua de Fortune of the High Seas

    $14.90

    Written by Oli Hyatt & Anna RainbowpaperbackAntigua de Fortune has always had the ocean in her blood, but as the high-born daughter of an offi...

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    $14.90
  • A Girl Called Joy

    $16.00

    Written by Jenny ValentinepaperbackMeet ten-year-old Joy Applebloom, a girl with a knack for finding the silver lining in even the darkest of rainc...

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    $16.00
  • Mister Cassowary

    $16.00

    Written by Samantha WheelerpaperbackWhen Flynn and Dad arrive at Grandad Barney’s banana farm, it’s clear that Flynn has a lot of investigating to...

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    $16.00
  • Thai-No-Mite!

    $15.50

    Written by Oliver PhommavanhpaperbackThe author of Thai-riffic! brings us the next instalment of Lengy's adventures. Lengy's Dad announces that the...

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    $15.50
  • Voices: Son of the Circus - A Victorian Story

    $14.90

    Written by E. L. NorrypaperbackFrom the slums to the circus, a mixed-race Victorian boy seeks a place to belong. Ted lives with his mum and poorly ...

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    $14.90
  • Kensy and Max 5: Freefall

    $15.00

    Written by Jacqueline HarveypaperbackWhere do you draw the line when your family and friends are in grave danger? Do you take action even though it...

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    $15.00
  • Amina's Song

    $14.50

    Written by Hena KhanpaperbackIt’s the last few days of her vacation in Pakistan, and Amina has loved every minute of it. The food, the shops, the t...

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    $14.50
  • The Ship of Shadows

    $17.00

    Written by Maria KuzniarpaperbackAleja is a dreamer who longs for a life of magic and adventure. So when a mysterious ship arrives in her Spanish h...

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    $17.00
  • How to Make Friends with the Sea

    $15.50

    Written by Tanya GuerreropaperbackPablo is homesick.He’s only twelve years old, but he’s lived in more countries than he can count. After his paren...

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    $15.50
  • The Six-Day Hero

    $15.00

    Written by Tammar SteinpaperbackMotti knows that war is coming. Israel is only nineteen years old the same age as Motti's older brother, Gideon a...

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    $15.00
  • Iguana Boy vs. The 30 Second Thief

    $13.90

    Written by James BishoppaperbackOne boy. One disappointing superpower. Can Dylan and his bunch of hyper iguanas make a lasting impression on the su...

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    $13.90
  • City of Rust

    $15.00

    Written by Gemma FowlerpaperbackRailey dreams of winning the drone races with her bio-robotic gecko friend, Atti.But when a bounty hunter crashes t...

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    $15.00
  • We Made a Movie

    $14.90

    Written by Charlotte LopaperbackWhen Luna’s family won an island, their dreams came true – Luna opened a donkey sanctuary, her sister flew a plane,...

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    $14.90
  • The Bookshop Girl

    $15.00

    Written by Sylvia BishoppaperbackProperty Jones was abandoned in a bookshop when she was five, but the family that took her in have always treated ...

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    $15.00
  • A Clock of Stars: The Shadow Moth

    $17.00

    Written by Francesca Gibbons  |  Illustrated by Chris Riddell paperbackWith all the magic of Narnia and the humour of Mary Poppins, this is a futu...

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    $17.00
  • The Last Gate of the Emperor

    $14.90

    Written by Kwame Mbalia and Prince Joel MakonnenpaperbackYared Heywat lives an isolated life in Addis Prime -- a hardscrabble city with rundown tec...

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    $14.90
  • Shoe Wars

    $16.90

    Written by Liz Pichonpaperback The new laugh-out-loud, spectacular adventure from multi-million-copy bestselling creator of Tom Gates, Liz Pichon.W...

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    $16.90
  • The Silver Arrow

    $14.90

    Written by Lev Grossmanpaperback When Kate is given a colossal steam train for her birthday, she can't believe her luck. After eleven years of wait...

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    $14.90
  • Mist Bound

    $15.90

    Written by Daryl KhopaperbackMeet Alexis. Her Grandpa’s memories have been shattered.The only cure? Memory Glue. To brew it, she’ll just need a few...

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    $15.90
  • The Girl and the Ghost

    $15.00

    Written by Hanna AlkafpaperbackA Malaysian folk tale comes to life in this emotionally layered, chilling middle grade debut.I am a dark spirit, the...

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    $15.00
  • Stig & Tilde: Vanisher's Island

    $21.40

    Written and Illustrated by Max de RadiguèspaperbackDaring escapades abound in the action-packed adventures of plucky twins, Stig & Tilde.Keepi...

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    $21.40
  • When Fishes Flew : The Story of Elena's War

    $24.60

    Written by Michael Morpurgo  |  Illustrated by George ButlerpaperbackAustralian-Greek girl Nandi travels to her ancestors' home in Ithaca, and disc...

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    $24.60
  • Pony

    $27.80

    Written by R. J. PalaciopaperbackTwelve-year-old Silas is awoken in the dead of night by three horsemen who arrive unannounced to take his father a...

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    $27.80
  • Peanut Jones and the Illustrated City

    $19.20

    Written and Illustrated by Rob BiddulphpaperbackSuperstar author and illustrator Rob Biddulph dazzles in Peanut Jones and the Illustrated City, the...

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    $19.20
  • Emman, Time Traveller: The Redhill Tragedy

    $13.80

    Written by Josephine ChiapaperbackThis is an adventure story, of a modern boy time-travelling to the past.Emmanuel was in school when he received a...

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    $13.80
  • The Land of Stories: A Grimm Warning

    $16.90

    Written by Chris ColferpaperbackConner Bailey thinks his fairy-tale adventures are behind him--until he discovers a mysterious clue left by the fa...

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    $16.90
  • Melt

    $17.90

    Written by Ele FountainpaperbackA boy lives in a remote, snow-bound village with his elderly grandmother. Their traditional way of life is threat...

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    $17.90
  • The Rollercoaster Boy

    $17.00

    Written by Lisa Thompson paperback Todd and Laurie’s dad is either on top of the world, taking them on fun adventures, or down in the depths and s...

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    $17.00
  • Space Oddity

    $14.90

    Written by Christopher EdgepaperbackScience and laughs combine in this out-of-this-world adventure!You might think that this story is going to be a...

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    $14.90
  • How to Save the World with a Chicken and an Egg

    $15.00

    Written by Emma Shevah  |  Illustrated by Kirsti BeautymanpaperbackHigh-spirited Ivy believes she can talk to animals, while Nathaniel, a boarding-...

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    $15.00
  • Another Twist in the Tale

    $16.90

    Written by Catherine BrutonpaperbackYou have heard, no doubt, the tale of Master Oliver Twist – that rags-to-riches boy; the parish orphan who beca...

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    $16.90
  • 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
  • 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 Beatryce Prophecy

    $16.00

    Written by Kate DiCamillo  |  Illustrated by Sophie BlackallpaperbackFrom two-time Newbery Medalist Kate DiCamillo and two-time Caldecott Medalist ...

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    $16.00
  • Rooftoppers

    $17.90

    Written by Katherine RundellpaperbackEveryone thinks that Sophie is an orphan. True, there were no other recorded female survivors from the shipwre...

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    $17.90
  • To Night Owl From Dogfish

    $14.90

    Written by Holly Goldberg-Sloan and Meg Wolitzerpaperback From two extraordinary authors comes a moving, exuberant, laugh-out-loud novel about fri...

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    $14.90