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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.

  • 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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    $13.90
  • The Truth As Told By Mason Buttle

    $14.90

    Written by Leslie Connorpaperback Mason Buttle is the biggest, sweatiest kid in his grade, and everyone knows he can barely read or write. Mason’s ...

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    $14.90
  • 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
  • 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 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
  • Amal Unbound

    $15.50

    Written by Aisha Saeedpaperback Amal has big dreams, until a nightmarish encounter . . .Twelve-year-old Amal’s dream of becoming a teacher one day ...

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    $15.50
  • Natural Born Loser

    $15.50

    Written by Oliver Phommavanhpaperback From the madcap bestselling author of Thai-riffic!, Con-nerd and The Other Christy comes this completely insi...

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    $15.50
  • When Life Gives You Mangoes

    $17.90

    Written by Kereen GettenpaperbackNothing much happens in Sycamore, the small village where Clara lives – at least, that’s how it looks. She loves...

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    $17.90
  • The Girl with the Lost Smile

    $15.90

    Written by Miranda Hartpaperback Chloe Long has lost her smile. She's looked everywhere for it. (Under her pillow. Under her bed. Under her nose. O...

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    $15.90
  • Charlie Turns Into a T-Rex

    $15.00

    Written by Sam Copeland  |  Illustrated by Sarah HornepaperbackWhat happens when you feel stressed? Maybe you start sweating, or your heart beats...

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    $15.00
  • Beauty and the Bin

    $15.90

    Written by Joanne O'ConnellpaperbackLaurie's home-made beauty recipes are no secret. The secret is that her eco-warrior family get their ingredient...

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    $15.90
  • Amina's Song

    $13.90

    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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    $13.90
  • Fish in a Tree

    $15.90

    Written by Lynda Mullaly HuntpaperbackAlly has been smart enough to fool a lot of smart people. Every time she lands in a new school, she is able t...

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    $15.90
  • 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
  • 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 Day I Was Erased

    $14.90

    Written by Lisa Thompsonpaperback Maxwell is permanently in trouble. He’s a total menace to his teachers and big sister, but has a soft side too: ...

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    $14.90
  • Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures

    $11.90

    Written by Kate DiCamillo  |  Illustrated by K. G. CampbellpaperbackIt begins, as the best superhero stories do, with a tragic accident that has u...

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    $11.90
  • Turtle Boy

    $13.90

    Written by M. Evan WolkensteinpaperbackSeventh grade is not going well for Will Levine. Kids at school bully him because of his funny-looking chin....

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    $13.90
  • Tin

    $14.50

    Written by Pádraig KennypaperbackChristopher is ‘Proper’: a real boy with a real soul, orphaned in a fire. He works for an engineer, a maker of the...

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    $14.50
  • The Beatryce Prophecy

    $22.00

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

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    $22.00
  • 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 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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    $15.00