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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.

  • The Ogress and the Orphans

    $17.00

    Written by Kelly BarnhillpaperbackA new fantasy classic from the Newbery Medal winning and New York Times bestselling author of The Girl Who Dran...

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    $17.00
  • 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 Ship of Shadows

    $17.00

    Written by Maria KuzniarpaperbackAleja is a dreamer who longs for a life of magic and adventure. So when a mysterious ship arrives in her Spanish h...

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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
  • Twitch

    $17.90

    Written by M. G. LeonardpaperbackThe internationally bestselling author of Beetle Boy writes a thrilling mystery adventure about friendship, braver...

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    $17.90
  • City of Rust

    $15.00

    Written by Gemma FowlerpaperbackRailey dreams of winning the drone races with her bio-robotic gecko friend, Atti.But when a bounty hunter crashes t...

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    $15.00
  • A Clock of Stars: The Shadow Moth

    $17.00

    Written by Francesca Gibbons  |  Illustrated by Chris Riddell paperbackWith all the magic of Narnia and the humour of Mary Poppins, this is a futu...

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    $17.00
  • The Silver Arrow

    $14.90

    Written by Lev Grossmanpaperback When Kate is given a colossal steam train for her birthday, she can't believe her luck. After eleven years of wait...

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    $14.90
  • The Girl and the Ghost

    $15.00

    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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    $15.00
  • The One and Only Ivan

    $14.90

    Written by Katherine Applegatepaperback This unforgettable novel from renowned author Katherine Applegate celebrates the transformative power of un...

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    $14.90
  • The Explorer

    $16.00

    Written by Katherine Rundellpaperback From his seat in the tiny aeroplane, Fred watches as the mysteries of the Amazon jungle pass by below him. H...

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    $16.00
  • The Girl Who Stole an Elephant

    $17.90

    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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    $17.90
  • When Fishes Flew : The Story of Elena's War

    $24.60

    Written by Michael Morpurgo  |  Illustrated by George ButlerpaperbackAustralian-Greek girl Nandi travels to her ancestors' home in Ithaca, and disc...

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    $24.60
  • 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
  • Another Twist in the Tale

    $16.90

    Written by Catherine BrutonpaperbackYou have heard, no doubt, the tale of Master Oliver Twist – that rags-to-riches boy; the parish orphan who beca...

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    $16.90
  • 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
  • The Lie Tree

    $17.90

    Written by Frances HardingepaperbackFaith's father has been found dead under mysterious circumstances, and as she is searching through his belongi...

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    $17.90
  • The Beatryce Prophecy

    $16.00

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

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    $16.00
  • 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
  • To Night Owl From Dogfish

    $14.90

    Written by Holly Goldberg-Sloan and Meg Wolitzerpaperback From two extraordinary authors comes a moving, exuberant, laugh-out-loud novel about fri...

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    $14.90
  • 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
  • Lampie

    $19.20

    Written by Annet SchaappaperbackShortlisted for the CILIP Carnegie Medal 2020.Every evening Lampie the lighthouse keeper's daughter must light a l...

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    $19.20
  • Wishtree

    $16.00

    Written by Katherine ApplegatepaperbackTrees can't tell jokes, but they can certainly tell stories. . .Red is an oak tree who is many rings old. Re...

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    $16.00
  • The Peculiar Tale of the Tentacle Boy

    $15.90

    Written by Richard PickardpaperbackMarina lives in Merlington, a fish-obsessed seaside town.Unfortunately, she doesn’t care for fish; she loves te...

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    $15.90
  • The Secret Detectives

    $19.00

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

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    $19.00
  • The Aquanaut

    $23.50

    Written and Illustrated by Dan SantatpaperbackDive in to this whimsically adventurous graphic novel from Caldecott Medalist Dan Santat!Ever since h...

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    $23.50
  • Jennifer Chan Is Not Alone

    $17.00

    Written by Tae Keller paperbackSometimes middle school can make you feel like you’re totally alone in the universe…but what if we aren’t alone at a...

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    $17.00