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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
  • 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
  • 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
  • The Right Way to Rock

    $16.90

    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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    $16.90
  • 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
  • Bronze and Sunflower

    $15.00

    Written by Cao Wenxuanpaperback A classic, heartwarming tale set to the backdrop of the Chinese cultural revolution, with the timeless feels of Eva...

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    $15.00
  • Dragonfly Eyes

    $17.90

    Written by Cao Wenxuan  |  Translated by Helen WangpaperbackA family saga spanning fifty years and three generations, which takes the reader from t...

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    $17.90
  • 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
  • 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
  • Between Sea and Sky

    $15.00

    Written by Nicola PenfoldpaperbackIn a near future where a series of environmental disasters has left much of the country underwater, Pearl lives ...

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    $15.00
  • The Bookshop Girl

    $12.90

    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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    $12.90
  • 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
  • When Secrets Set Sail

    $17.00

    Written by Sita BrahmacharipaperbackSecrets from the past are the keys to the future...if two children can find them. Bold adventure, timely themes...

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    $17.00
  • The Boy Who Met a Whale

    $16.90

    Written by Nizrana FarookpaperbackFrom the author of The Girl Who Stole an Elephant comes another brilliant escapade. A thrilling adventure set in ...

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    $16.90
  • The Boy At the Back of the Class

    $13.90

    Written by Onjali Q. RaufpaperbackThere used to be an empty chair at the back of Mrs. Khan’s classroom, but on the third Tuesday of the school year...

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    $13.90
  • The Secret Detectives

    $16.90

    Written by Ella RisbridgerpaperbackA gripping, beautifully written historical mystery, from an incredible new voice in children’s fiction.The body ...

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    $16.90
  • The Girl and the Ghost

    $18.00

    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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    $18.00
  • Sherlock Sam 9: Sherlock Sam and the Obento Bonanza in Tokyo

    $11.60

    Written by A.J. Low  |  Illustrated by drewscapepaperback Inspector Lestrade and Interpol have a mystery that only the Supper Club can unravel. Sh...

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    $11.60
  • 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
  • A Wish in the Dark

    $16.00

    Written by Christina Soontornvatpaperback Each book will be accompanied by a specially autographed bookplate from Christina. *while stocks last* A ...

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    $16.00
  • 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
  • The Girl Who Stole an Elephant

    $16.90

    Written by Nizrana FarookpaperbackChaya, a no-nonsense, outspoken hero, leads her friends and a gorgeous elephant on a noisy, fraught, joyous adven...

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    $16.90
  • Fly On the Wall

    $20.00

    Written by Remy Laipaperback*This is a pre-order title and will be sent to you within two weeks of your order.*In Fly on the Wall, a moving and hil...

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    $20.00