Books for Middle Readers

Linked Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338629118
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - July 20th, 2021

An unforgettable novel from the New York Times bestselling Gordon Korman.

Link, Michael, and Dana live in a quiet town. But it's woken up very quickly when someone sneaks into school and vandalizes it with a swastika.

Nobody can believe it. How could such a symbol of hate end up in the middle of their school?


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Ten Thousand Tries Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534482296
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - July 13th, 2021

A middle school soccer whiz’s determination to keep things from changing is tested when his father’s ALS symptoms worsen in this touching story about growing up and facing loss, perfect for fans of Shouting at the Rain.

Twelve-year-old Golden Maroni is determined to channel his hero, soccer superstar Lionel Messi, and become captain of his soccer team and master of


Among Us: 100% Unofficial Game Guide Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780063135826
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Published: HarperCollins - July 13th, 2021

Based on the smash hit game, Among Us: The Unofficial Game Guide is an in-depth handbook to the world of Among Us!

View secret mini-games, discover layered maps, analyze strengths & weaknesses of crewmates and benefits of ghosts, and much more. This unofficial guidebook is a must for fans of the smash hit game Among Us!


Kiki Kallira Breaks a Kingdom Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593206973
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - July 6th, 2021

For fans of the Aru Shah and Serpent's Secret series, this action-packed fantasy-adventure sees a girl's drawings of Indian mythology spring to vivid life--including the evil god who seeks to enter the real world and destroy it.


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The Secret Explorers and the Missing Scientist Cover Image
By SJ King
$5.99
ISBN: 9781465499899
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Published: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) - July 6th, 2021

Meet the Secret Explorers Children will be inspired to discover the world with these character-driven adventure stories for children aged 7 to 9 years old.

Learn all about polar expeditions and the Arctic in this climate-related installment of DK Books' new educational fiction series for children.


Star Wars The High Republic: Race to Crashpoint Tower Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781368060660
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Published: Disney Lucasfilm Press - June 29th, 2021

Another exciting story in the #1 New York Times best-selling series!


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His Dark Materials: The Golden Compass Illustrated Edition Cover Image
By Philip Pullman, Chris Wormell (Illustrator)
$37.99
ISBN: 9780593377710
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - June 22nd, 2021

Absolutely gorgeous. I already own several versions of this classic story and now have to make room for one more.

Recommended by Kristine


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Dinosaurs Before Dark Graphic Novel (Magic Tree House (R) #1) Cover Image
By Mary Pope Osborne, Jenny Laird (Adapted by), Kelly Matthews (Illustrator), Nichole Matthews (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593174715
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - June 15th, 2021

Another great graphic novel version! This is the classic Magic Tree House early reader chapter book done in comic style. Very cool.


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The Secret Garden: A Graphic Novel Cover Image
By Mariah Marsden (Adapted by), Hanna Luechtefeld (Illustrator)
$11.99
ISBN: 9781524858155
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - June 15th, 2021

Part of Buttonwood's Middle Grade Summer Book Group! Call the store for more info!


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$16.99
ISBN: 9780525648024
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Published: Delacorte Press - June 8th, 2021

From the beloved author of the MR. TERUPT and PERFECT SCORE series comes this stand-alone middle-grade novel about a girl who is dealing with the tragic loss of her best friend, and the dog that helps her forge new friendships and find happiness once again.