No matter what the middle school reader in your life needs, there is definitely a book series to fill that void, including Front Desk by Kelly Yang and The Dragonet Prophecy (Wings of Fire #1) by Tui T. Sutherland.
An elementary librarian shares book recommendations to thrill 9 year olds that like everythiing from Junie B. Jones to manga, like Aru Shah and the End of Time: A Pandava Novel by Roshani Chokshi.
Time-related shenanigans in books can make for quite the adventure, so it makes sense that a lot of middle grade books are about time loops!
These middle grade books tackle current issues as well as representing views that are underrepresented in mainstream culture.
On the subtle, quiet power of children's books: why adults should read middle grade books, plus eight recommendations to get you started.
Music provides the soundtracks for life's biggest moments! Check out these books about music for tuneful tots, tweens, and teens, including Amina's Voice by Hena Khan.
From dynamic duos to best buddies, these middle grade books about friendship are must-reads for pre-teens and in-betweens, including Amina's Voice by Hena Khan.
Explore some of the excellent and UK middle grade novels, including fantasy and contemporary works, on the shelves right now, including Maggie Blue and the Dark World by Anna Goodall.
Add to your library and expand your knowledge of the Jewish community with this selection of diverse Jewish children’s and YA books, like Color Me In by Natasha Diaz.
These middle grade books are perfect for cracking open complex conversations and honesty around all of the challenges of being young.