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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
  • 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 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
  • Stand Up, Yumi Chung!

    $29.40

    Written by Jessica KimhardcoverOn the outside, Yumi Chung suffers from #shygirlproblems, a perm-gone-wrong, and kids calling her “Yu-MEAT” because ...

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    $29.40
  • 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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    $15.00
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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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    $13.90
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  • 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
  • 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
  • Here in the Real World

    $15.90

    Written by Sara Pennypacker |  Illustrated by Jon KlassenpaperbackWare can’t wait to spend summer “off in his own world”—dreaming of knights in th...

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    $15.90
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 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
  • The Girl Who Fell Out of the Sky

    $13.90

    Written by Victoria Foresterpaperback In The Girl Who Fell Out of the Sky, the conclusion to the fantasy adventure series that began with the New Y...

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    $13.90
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    Séance Tea Party

    $22.40

    Written and Illustrated by Reimena YeehardcoverGrowing up sounds terrible.No one has time to do anything fun, or play outside, or use their imagina...

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    $22.40
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  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • What Not to Do If You Turn Invisible

    $14.90

    Written by Ross WelfordpaperbackA surprising, stunningly beautiful, and funny novel about a girl who turns invisible and, in the process, discovers...

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    $14.90
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • The Mudskipper

    $7.50

    Written by Ovidia Yupaperback10-year-old Lizhi arrives in Singapore to meet her father's family after he dies in an accident. Aunt Mona, his sister...

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    $7.50
  • Song for a Whale

    $15.90

    Written by Lynne KellypaperbackIn the spirit of modern-day classics like Fish in a Tree and Counting by 7s comes the Schneider Family Book Award-wi...

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    $15.90
  • 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
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    Brown

    $15.90

    Written by Håkon Øvreås  |  Illustrated by Øyvind TorseterpaperbackThere’s a mysterious new hero in town and his name is BROWN! Rusty's grandfather...

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  • The Unteachables

    $14.90

    Written by Gordon KormanpaperbackThe Unteachables are a notorious class of misfits, delinquents, and academic train wrecks. Like Aldo, with anger m...

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    $14.90
  • 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
  • Takedown

    $13.80

    Written by Laura ShovanpaperbackDiscover what happens when one girl wants to break barriers in a sport dominated by boys in this exciting and thoug...

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    $13.80
  • Pax

    $14.90

    Written by Sara Pennypacker  |  Illustrated by Jon KlassenpaperbackFrom bestselling and award-winning author Sara Pennypacker comes a beautifully ...

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    $14.90
  • When You Trap a Tiger

    $15.50

    Written by Tae KellerpaperbackWould you make a deal with a magical tiger? This uplifting story brings brings Korean folklore to life as a girl goes...

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    $15.50
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    Best Friends

    $21.90

    Written by Shannon Hale and LeUyen PhampaperbackFollow your heart. Find your people.Sixth grade is supposed to be perfect. Shannon’s got a sure spo...

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    $21.90
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  • 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 Who Could Fly

    $14.90

    Written by Victoria ForesterpaperbackYou just can't keep a good girl down . . . unless you use the proper methods.Piper McCloud can fly. Just lik...

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    $14.90
  • 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