#middle grade

10 Middle Grade Graphic Novels for Fans of NEW KID and SMILE

Do you or a young reader love the Newbery Award-winning graphic novel NEW KID or Raina Telgemeier's comics? Try these middle grade graphic novels.

Witches, Robots, and Sea Sirens: New Middle Grade Graphic Novels and Comics

Witches and sirens and basketball, oh my! These middle grade comics are full of whimsical stories, imaginative plots, and well-developed characters.

5 Middle Grade and Young Adult Audiobooks With Muslim Girl Protagonists

In these audiobooks for young readers, Muslim girls are immigrants, activists, break dancers, singers, artists, and importantly, main characters.

Cover Reveal and Excerpt: THE SEA-RINGED WORLD By María García Esperón

Check out the cover and an excerpt for THE SEA-RINGED WORLD, an illustrated middle grade collection in translation, by María García Esperón!

Read Harder: A Middle-Grade Book That Doesn’t Take Place in the U.S. or UK

Try a middle grade book that doesn't take place in the US or UK, including books set in Nigeria, India, Italy, France, China, and Pakistan, for Read Harder.

A Reader’s Life, Starting With a Middle Grade Book About Death

How did BEAT THE TURTLE DRUM, a middle grade book about death —so thin, so unassuming—become a Goliath in my consciousness?

25 of the Best Middle School Books for Today’s Readers

Read on for the best middle school books, ranging in topics from friendship to sisterhood to immigration, as well as just figuring yourself out.

6 Novels Based on Iconic Comic Characters

Whether you're a regular comic reader or a movie fan, these novels based on comic book characters provide more content with your favorites.

The 5 Best Middle Grade Book Subscriptions

Let kid lit professionals take the guessing game out of book selection with these age-appropriate and diverse middle grade book subscriptions.

Interview With Terry Blas and Claudia Aguirre of Hotel Dare

We chatted with Terry Blas and Claudia Aguirre, the team behind HOTEL DARE, a fantasy graphic novel about hotels that hide doorways to magical worlds.

5 Adorable and Heartwarming Graphic Novels to Read

Today we're recommending 5 heartwarming and beautifully illustrated graphic novels to read in order to lighten your heart and put a smile on your face.

10 Roarsome Middle Grade Books About Dragons

We all love dragons and these middle grade books about dragons promise to take you on a roarsome adventure alongside your fire-breathing friends.

3 British Books to Look Out for in the U.S. in August

Put these books that are hopping across the pond from Britain to the U.S. on your radar!

50 Must-Read Middle Grade Friendship Stories

In these middle grade books about friendship, kids find strength in new friends, tighten their bonds with old ones, and lose others completely.

9 of the Best LGBTQ Middle Grade Novels for Pride

We're getting more great queer kidlit, and the brilliantly-written and relatable stories in these LGBTQ middle grade novels will steal your heart.