#middle grade

13 Spooky Middle Grade Books for the Haunting Season

4 of the Best Friendships in Middle Grade Books

The friendships in these middle grade books overcome challenges, act as support systems, and give kids a sense of bonding and community.

10 Great Books About Kid Detectives

The clues are there, all that's needed are some clever kids to solve the mystery. Find them in these books about kid detectives.

15 Detective Books for Young Sleuths

Adults aren’t the only ones who love s good “whodunit.” Get those young sleuths on the case with these detective books for kids, like Monday’s Not Coming by Tiffany D. Jackson.

They Came, They Saw, They Kicked Butt: 10 Books About Girls Who Play Sports

They came, they saw, they kicked some butt: books about girls in sports for early, middle grade, and young adult readers.

Horror Books for Middle School: 15 Spooky Titles for Middle Grade Readers

A list of thrilling, chilling horror books for middle grade readers to reach for this spooky season, like Lilac Skully and the Haunted House by Amy Cesari.

8 Great Middle Grade Books About Resilient Kids

These middle grade books about resilient children can help young readers make sense of tough situations, and remind adults of what it's like to be a kid.

8 Cozy Middle Grade Ghost Stories

Get cozy with a bag of apple cider doughnuts and check out these delightfully eerie middle grade ghost stories.

Middle Grade Favorites and Their Adult Fiction Counterparts

If you loved popular middle grade books like Beezus and Ramona, Coraline, and more, try these adult fiction books with similar themes.

15 Amazing Middle Grade Books to Read for Empathy

Highlighting characters of color, characters with disabilities, and kids facing unique challenges, these middle grade books will help readers build empathy.

8 International Adventure Stories for Kids

There are globe-trotting adventures to be had, even from your living room, with these middle grade international adventure books.

50 Must-Read Books for 6th Graders

Here is a list of the best books for 6th graders to soothe insecurities and broaden their visions, from a variety of diverse authors in different genres.

Journey to New Worlds This Summer With a Middle Grade Fantasy Series

Pick up one or many of these middle grade fantasy series, featuring both new and classic titles, and explore a variety of worlds!

Middle Grade Magic: Great Books for 7th Graders

15 Marvelous Middle School Books With Happy Endings

Check out these fantastic middle school books with happy endings, to share with the middle schooler in your life or to read if you need a cheering boost.