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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.

  • Overheard in a Tower Block

    $15.00

    Written by Joseph Coelhopaperback A disappearing father and a Mermaid-Queen mother; statues that sing for flesh and blood; bullies who kick you un...

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    $15.00
  • 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
  • Growing Up in Kampong Potong Pasir

    $16.00

    Written by Josephine Chia |  Illustrated by Lee Kowlingpaperback It is 1958 and Josephine is staring at a Milo tin. She cannot make sense of the l...

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    $16.00
  • Secrets of a Schoolyard Millionaire

    $16.90

    Written by Nat AmoorepaperbackThe hilarious story of one bag of cash, two best friends and a whole lot of trouble.Finding a million dollars in your...

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    $16.90
  • In the Key of Code

    $15.90

    Written by Aimee LucidopaperbackAn original, inventive and heart-warming novel about a lonely new girl and an unlikely friendship formed in a schoo...

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    $15.90
  • 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
  • Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus

    $17.00

    Written by Dusti Bowlingpaperback “Whoa! What happened to your arms?”Aven Green gets that question a lot. She loves to tell people that she lost he...

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    $17.00
  • Hello, Universe

    $15.00

    Written by Erin Entrada Kellypaperback Virgil Salinas is shy and misunderstood. Valencia Somerset is clever and stubborn. Kaori Tanaka tells fortun...

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    $15.00
  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Wrecking Ball

    $20.00

    Written and Illustrated by Jeff KinneyhardcoverIn Wrecking Ball, Book 14 of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series—from #1 international bestselling autho...

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    $20.00
  • 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
  • Born Behind Bars

    $17.00

    Written by Padma VenkatramanpaperbackThe author of the award-winning The Bridge Home brings readers another gripping novel set in Chennai, India, ...

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    $17.00
  • 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
  • Crenshaw

    $14.90

    Written by Katherine Applegatepaperback In her first novel since winning the Newbery Medal, author Katherine Applegate delivers an unforgettable an...

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    $14.90
  • One

    Original price $15.90
    Current price $15.00

    Written by Tan Ter Cheah  |  Illustrated by Nuopaperback Tessie has lost a leg to a bad, bad illness called “cancer”. She can no longer play her fa...

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    Original price $15.90
    Current price $15.00
  • New Kid

    $22.00

    Written and Illustrated by Jerry CraftpaperbackPerfect for fans of Raina Telgemeier and Gene Luen Yang, New Kid is a timely, honest graphic novel a...

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    $22.00
  • 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
  • Auggie and Me: Three Wonder Stories

    $14.90

    Written by R.J. Palaciopaperback These companion stories to Wonder are an extra peek at Auggie before he started at Beecher Prep and during his fir...

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    $14.90
  • Pie in the Sky

    $19.20

    Written and Illustrated by Remy LaipaperbackEach book will be accompanied by a specially autographed bookplate from Remy. *while stocks last* When ...

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    $19.20
  • 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
  • Bee Fearless: Dream Like a Kid

    $15.50

    Written by Mikaila UlmerpaperbackWhen Mikaila Ulmer was four, she was stung by a bee–twice in one week. She was terrified of going outside, so her...

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    $15.50
  • Just Be Cool, Jenna Sakai

    $22.50

    Written by Debbi Michiko FlorencehardcoverWhen Jenna Sakai gets dumped over winter break, it confirms what she learned from her parents' messy div...

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    $22.50
  • Front Desk

    $14.00

    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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    $14.00
  • Out of My Mind

    $16.90

    Written by Sharon M DraperpaperbackFrom award-winning author Sharon Draper comes a story that will forever change how we all look at anyone with ...

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    $16.90
  • The Day the Screens Went Blank

    $17.80

    Written by Danny Wallace  |  Illustrated by Danny WallacepaperbackCan you imagine a world with no screens? Don't miss the hilarious new 'what-if' a...

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    $17.80
  • No Ballet Shoes in Syria

    $15.00

    Written by Catherine BrutonpaperbackAya is eleven years old and has just arrived in Britain with her mum and baby brother, seeking asylum from war ...

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    $15.00
  • When Stars Are Scattered

    $21.00

    Written by Victoria Jamieson and Omar MohamedpaperbackOmar and his younger brother, Hassan, have spent most of their lives in Dadaab, a refugee cam...

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    $21.00
  • 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
  • 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
  • Wonder: Illustrated Edition

    $42.80

    Written by R. J. Palacio  |  Illustrated by Tad CarpenterhardcoverAugust Pullman was born with a facial difference that, up until now, has prevent...

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    $42.80
  • Wink

    $18.00

    Written by Rob HarrellpaperbackA hilarious and heart-wrenching story about surviving middle school–and an unthinkable diagnosis–while embracing lif...

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    $18.00
  • Roll With It

    Original price $13.90
    Current price $13.00

    Written by Jamie SumnerpaperbackIn the tradition of Wonder and Out of My Mind, this big-hearted middle grade debut tells the story of an irrepressi...

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    Original price $13.90
    Current price $13.00
  • Temple Alley Summer

    $30.70

    Written by Sachiko Kashiwaba  |  Translated from the Japanese by Avery Fischer Udagawa  |  Illustrated by Miho Satakehardcover From renowned Japane...

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    $30.70
  • Flight of the Puffin

    $27.00

    Written by Ann BradenhardcoverOne small act of kindness ripples out to connect four kids in this stirring novel.Libby comes from a long line of bu...

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    $27.00
  • Talking to Alaska

    $13.00

    Written by Anna WoltzpaperbackSometimes rivals just need a helping paw...It only takes one day at their new school for Parker and Sven to become m...

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    $13.00
  • The Right Way to Rock

    $24.90

    Written by Nat AmoorepaperbackThe rockin' story of two new friends, one arts fiasco and a whole lot of music.Without music, the world is just blah...

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    $24.90
  • The Power of Positive Pranking

    $24.90

    Written by Nat AmoorepaperbackThe outrageous story of three best friends, one greedy mayor and a whole lot of pranking.Green Peas is our name and ...

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    $24.90
  • The World Famous Diaries of Amos Lee: 10th Anniversary 4-in-1 Edition

    $28.80

    Written by Adeline Foo  |  Illustrated by Stephanie HopaperbackChildren can now read the first four of Amos Lee’s hilarious diaries in one collecti...

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    $28.80
  • 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
  • Exit Through the Gift Shop

    $19.00

    Written by Maryam Master  |  Illustrated by Astred HickspaperbackAnahita Rosalind Ghorban-Galaszczuk (yes, that really is her name but you can cal...

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    $19.00
  • Samira Surfs

    $14.00

    Written by Rukhsanna Guidroz  |  Illustrated by Fahmida AzimpaperbackA middle grade novel in verse about Samira, an eleven-year-old Rohingya refuge...

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    $14.00
  • Sisters

    $19.90

    Written and Illustrated by Raina Telgemeierpaperback Raina can't wait to be a big sister. But once Amara is born, things aren't quite how she expe...

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    $19.90
  • Guts

    $24.00

    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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    $24.00