Category Archives: Middle grade novel

Camp Creepy by Kiersten White

Camp Creepy (Sinister Summer: Book Three) by Kiersten White. Delacorte Press, 2023. 9780593379127 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Fantasy/adventure/mystery What did you like about the book?  Have you been longing for … Continue reading

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City of the Dead (City Spies 4) by James Ponti

City Spies: City of the Dead by James Ponti. Aladdin, 2023. 9781665911573  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Action/Adventure What did you like about the book? City Spies are at it again … Continue reading

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Home Away From Home by Cynthia Lord

Home Away From Home by Cynthia Lord. Scholastic Press, 2023. 9781338726114 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: ARC (publication date 4/18/23) Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book?  There have been … Continue reading

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The Guaradian Test by Christina Soontornvat, illustrated by Kevin Hong

The Guardian Test (Legends of Lotus Isle #1) by Christina Soontornvat, illustrated by Kevin Hong. Scholastic Press, 2023. 9781338759150 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: ARC (publication date 2/7/2023) Genre: Fantasy What did you … Continue reading

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Parachute Kids by Betty C. Tang

Parachute Kids by Betty C. Tang. Graphix / Scholastic, 2023. 9781338832686 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: ARC (publication date 4/4/23) graphic novel Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book?  10-year-old … Continue reading

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Have You Seen the Darkness? by Richard Fairgray

Have You Seen the Darkness? (Black Sand Beach #3) by Richard Fairgray. Pixel+Ink/ Holiday House, 2022. ‎ 9781645950912 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Graphic novel Genre:  Mystery What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Pack Your Bags, Maggie Diaz by Nina Moreno, illustrated by Courtney Lovett

Pack Your Bags, Maggie Diaz by Nina Moreno, illustrated by Courtney Lovett. Scholastic Press, 2023. 9781338818611 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: ARC (publication date 5/2/23) Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about … Continue reading

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Snow Foal by Susanna Bailey

Snow Foal by Susanna Bailey. Peachtree, 2019, 2022. 9781682634141 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book?  Addie and her social worker, Penny, drive through … Continue reading

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Futureland: Battle for the Park by H.D. Hunter, illustrated by Khadijah Khatib

Futureland: Battle for the Park by H.D. Hunter, illustrated by Khadijah Khatib. Random House, 2022. 9780593479445  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Science fiction What did you like about the book? Cam … Continue reading

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Moongarden: Plotting the Stars by Michelle A. Barry

Moongarden: Plotting the Stars by Michelle A. Barry. Pixel+Ink, 2022. 9781645951261  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Science fiction What did you like about the book? Myra, a strong willed and determined … Continue reading

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