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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.

  • 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 House with Chicken Legs

    $18.00

    Written by Sophie AndersonpaperbackShortlisted for the 2019 CILIP Carnegie Medal, the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2019, the British Book Awar...

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    $18.00
  • Guardians of Magic

    $17.90

    Written and Illustrated by Chris Riddellpaperback For as long as anyone can remember, children have made a wish on a cloud horse, never quite belie...

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    $17.90
  • 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 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
  • Small Mercies

    $15.90

    Written by Bridget Kronepaperback11-year-old Mercy lives with her eccentric foster aunts – two elderly sisters so poor they can afford only one lig...

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    $15.90
  • Ways to Live Forever

    $14.90

    Written by Sally NichollspaperbackFrom award-winning author Sally Nicholls, her debut novel about a boy's last months with leukemia.Living through ...

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    $14.90
  • The Girl Who Speaks Bear

    $18.00

    Written by Sophie Andersonpaperback Found abandoned in a bear cave as a baby, Yanka has always wondered about where she is from. She tries to ignor...

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    $18.00
  • The Good Thieves

    $17.90

    Written by Katherine Rundellpaperback Fresh off the boat from England, Vita Marlowe has a job to do. Her beloved grandfather Jack has been cheated...

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    $17.90
  • 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
  • The House of Clouds

    $15.90

    Written by Lisa Thompson  |  Illustrated by Alice McKinleypaperbackThere is wonder all around. You’ve just got to remember to look up…Tabby’s fed u...

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    $15.90
  • Strange Star

    $14.90

    Written by Emma CarrollpaperbackFrom the critically acclaimed author of The Girl Who Walked on Air comes a spine-tingling novel inspired by Franken...

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    $14.90
  • 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
  • Merci Suárez Changes Gears

    $11.90

    Written by Meg MedinapaperbackMerci Suárez knew that sixth grade would be different, but she had no idea just how different. For starters, as stron...

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    $11.90
  • The Storm Keeper's Island

    $14.90

    Written by Catherine DoylepaperbackWhen Fionn Boyle sets foot on Arranmore Island, it begins to stir beneath his feet.Once in a generation, Arranmo...

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    $14.90
  • Otto Tattercoat and the Forest of Lost Things

    $14.90

    Written by Matilda WoodspaperbackFrom a masterful storyteller comes an adventure filled with magic and mischief, courage and family. In the city of...

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    $14.90
  • No Fixed Address

    $13.90

    Written by Susin NielsenpaperbackTwelve-and-three-quarter-year-old Felix Knutsson has a knack for trivia. His favourite game show is Who What Where...

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    $13.90
  • 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
  • The Tindims and the Turtle Tangle

    $15.90

    Written by Sally Gardner  |  Illustrated by Lydia CorrypaperbackOn the Tindims' island home, Bottle Mountain is growing terrifyingly tall with rubb...

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    $15.90
  • 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
  • The Girl Who Stole an Elephant

    $14.90

    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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    $14.90
  • 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
  • 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
  • Amari and the Night Brothers

    $20.90

    Written by B.B. AlstonhardcoverAmari Peters has never stopped believing her missing brother, Quinton, is alive. Not even when the police told her ...

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    $20.90