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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.

  • Lizard's Tale

    $16.00

    Written by Weng Wai ChanpaperbackA thief. A spy. A mysterious codebook. And a whole lot of trouble.It’s 1940 and World War II is being fought in f...

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    $16.00
  • A Black Panther Novel: Shuri

    $30.90

    Written Nic StonehardcoverAn original, upper middle grade series starring the break-out character from the Black Panther comics and films: T'Challa...

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    $30.90
  • 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
  • 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
  • The Unexplainable Disappearance of Mars Patel

    $14.90

    Written by Sheela CharipaperbackBased on the Peabody Award–winning podcast, this tech-filled adventure series pits intrepid Mars Patel and his outc...

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    $14.90
  • The House with Chicken Legs

    $18.00

    Written by Sophie AndersonpaperbackShortlisted for the 2019 CILIP Carnegie Medal, the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2019, the British Book Awar...

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    $18.00
  • The Peski Kids 1: The Mystery of the Squashed Cockroach

    $19.90

    Written by R.A. SprattpaperbackThree squabbling siblings. One all too perfect next-door neighbour. A missing mum, a bumbling dad, a kooky cockroach...

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    $19.90
  • The Super Miraculous Journey of Freddie Yates

    $16.90

    Written by Jenny Pearson  |  Illustrated by Rob BiddulphpaperbackThe super funny, heart-warming adventure of three boys, one summer holiday, and a ...

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    $16.90
  • Shoe Wars

    $27.90

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

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    $27.90
  • Hilo Book 3: The Great Big Boom

    $16.60

    Written by Judd Winickhardcover Aah!!!! Everyone’s favorite space boy is BACK! Hilo may look like an ordinary kid, but he’s DEFINITELY not! When w...

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    $16.60
  • Strange Birds: A Field Guide to Ruffling Feathers

    $15.50

    Written by Celia C. PérezpaperbackWhen three very different girls find a mysterious invitation to a lavish mansion, the promise of adventure and mi...

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    $15.50
  • 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
  • Once Upon a Space-Time

    $24.00

    Written and Illustrated by Jeffrey BrownhardcoverFrom the author of the New York Times bestselling Jedi Academy books comes the first in a hilariou...

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    $24.00
  • 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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    $15.90
  • The Girl Who Speaks Bear

    $18.00

    Written by Sophie Andersonpaperback Found abandoned in a bear cave as a baby, Yanka has always wondered about where she is from. She tries to ignor...

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    $18.00
  • Dim Sum Warriors Vol 1: Enter the Dumpling

    $10.00

    Written and Illustrated by Woo Yen Yen and Colin GohpaperbackMeet the Dim Sum Warriors! The very mention of their name makes their enemies quiver ...

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    $10.00
  • Goth Girl and the Ghost of a Mouse

    $15.90

    Written and Illustrated by Chris Riddellpaperback Chris Riddell's Goth Girl and the Ghost of a Mouse is the beautifully illustrated winner of the ...

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    $15.90
  • The Little Wave

    $19.00

    Written by Pip HarrypaperbackA moving and heartwarming verse novel from CBCA shortlisted author Pip Harry about friendship, new experiences and st...

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    $19.00
  • 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
  • Stepping Stones

    $22.40

    Written and Illustrated by Lucy KnisleypaperbackThis contemporary middle-grade graphic novel about family and belonging from New York Times bestsel...

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    $22.40
  • Ghosts

    $18.90

    Written by Raina Telgemeierpaperback Catrina and her family are moving to the coast of Northern California because her little sister, Maya, is sic...

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    $18.90
  • Guts

    $22.50

    Written by Raina Telgemeierpaperback Raina wakes up one night with a terrible upset stomach. Her mom has one, too, so it's probably just a bug. Ra...

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    $22.50
  • The Graveyard Riddle

    $14.90

    Written by Lisa ThompsonpaperbackReturn to the wonderful characters of beloved, bestselling, award-winning The Goldfish Boy, one of the most talked...

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    $14.90
  • The Light Jar

    $14.90

    Written by Lisa Thompsonpaperback Nate and his mother are running away, hiding out in a tumbledown cottage in the middle of a forest. When Mum hea...

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    $14.90
  • The House of Clouds

    $15.90

    Written by Lisa Thompson  |  Illustrated by Alice McKinleypaperbackThere is wonder all around. You’ve just got to remember to look up…Tabby’s fed u...

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    $15.90
  • 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 Last Fifth Grade of Emerson Elementary

    $12.50

    Written by Laura ShovanpaperbackLaura Shovan’s engaging, big-hearted debut is a time capsule of one class’s poems during a transformative school ye...

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    $12.50
  • 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
  • Swimming Against the Storm

    $14.90

    Written by Jess ButterworthpaperbackAn adventure story set in the swamplands of Louisiana about sisters, rising sea-levels and saving the environme...

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    $14.90
  • The Land of Stories: A Grimm Warning

    $15.90

    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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    $15.90
  • Merci Suárez Changes Gears

    $11.90

    Written by Meg MedinapaperbackMerci Suárez knew that sixth grade would be different, but she had no idea just how different. For starters, as stron...

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    $11.90
  • The Storm Keeper's Island

    $14.90

    Written by Catherine DoylepaperbackWhen Fionn Boyle sets foot on Arranmore Island, it begins to stir beneath his feet.Once in a generation, Arranmo...

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    $14.90
  • The Lifters

    $15.50

    Written by Dave EggerspaperbackDiscover an underground world full of tunnels and mystery in this middle-grade adventure from the bestselling, Pulit...

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    $15.50
  • The War I Finally Won

    $15.50

    Written by Kimberly Brubaker BradleypaperbackWhen Ada’s clubfoot is surgically fixed at last, she knows for certain that she’s not what her mothe...

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    $15.50