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Max Einstein: Saves the Future

by James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein & Beverly Johnson jimmy patterson (September 27, 2020)

The world's #1 bestselling author has teamed up with the world's most famous genius to entertain, educate and inspire a generation of kids--with the first and only kids' book series officially approved by the...

The Newspaper Club: The Cubs Get the Scoop

by Beth Vrabel Running Press Kids (September 14, 2020)

A group of kid reporters fight for their right to run a newspaper in the second book of the middle-grade Newspaper Club series from an award-winning author.

The Cub Report is up and running and getting great...

Spindlefish and Stars

by Christiane M. Andrews Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (September 21, 2020)

Inspired by Greek mythology, this spellbinding fantasy invites readers to seek connections, to forge their own paths, and to explore the power of storytelling in our interwoven histories.

In which a story is...

The Campaign

by Laurie Friedman Running Press Kids (August 31, 2020)

For readers interested in social and political justice comes a new middle grade fiction series about student council, elections, and running a fair and honest campaign

Amanda Adams has always dreamed of running...

The Magic Misfits: The Fourth Suit

by Neil Patrick Harris Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (September 15, 2020)

The magical finale of the #1 New York Times bestselling Magic Misfits series from acclaimed and wildly popular celebrity Neil Patrick Harris!

Ridley Larsen is everything you want in a friend. She's tough as nails,...

Max Einstein: Saves The Future

by James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein & Beverly Johnson Jimmy Patterson (August 31, 2020)

Albert Einstein + James Patterson = A Must Read! The world's #1 bestselling author has teamed up with the world's most famous genius to entertain, educate and inspire a generation of kids--with the first and...

The Inventors at No. 8

by A. M. Morgen & Polly Lee Hachette Book Group (May 08, 2018)

Brimming with mystery and treasure, this action-packed tale sends a boy in need of luck and girl in need of a friend on an adventure that will change their lives forever.

Meet George, the third Lord of Devonshire...

The Unflushables

by Ron Bates, Adam McArthur & James Patterson Hachette Book Group (April 10, 2018)

James Patterson presents: The Titans of the Toilet! The Wonders from Down Under! Nitro City's very own sewer superheroes: The Plumbers! Super Mario Bros meets Captain Underpants in this action-packed comedy...

Sci-Fi Junior High: Crash Landing

by John Martin, Scott Seegert & Nate Begle Hachette Book Group (February 20, 2018)

Middle school in space! An alien dog! A mad scientist! Hundreds of illustrations! Sci-Fi Junior High is galactically good! James Patterson presents a hilarious space adventure featuring an average human kid...

The Way to Bea

by Kat Yeh & Dianne Down Hachette Book Group (September 19, 2017)

With a charming voice, winning characters, and a perfectly-woven plot, Kat Yeh delivers a powerful story of friendship and finding a path towards embracing yourself.

Everything in Bea's world has changed. She...

The Midnight Palace

by Carlos Ruiz Zafon, Jonathan Davis & Lucia Graves Hachette Book Group (May 01, 2011)

Set in Calcutta in the 1930s, The Midnight Palace begins on a dark night when an English lieutenant fights to save newborn twins Ben and Sheere from an unthinkable threat. Despite monsoon-force rains and terrible...

The Daughters Break the Rules

by Joanna Philbin & Michal Friedman Hachette Book Group (November 01, 2010)

Best friends and fellow daughters of celebrities, Lizzie Summers, Carina Jurgensen, and Hudson Jones are back in Joanna Philbin's second stylish and heartfelt novel.

Daughters Rule Number Six: Never talk to the...

The Daughters

by Joanna Philbin & Michal Friedman Hachette Book Group (May 01, 2010)

Fourteen year old Lizzie Summers always expects fawning photographers and adoring fans to surround her gorgeous supermodel mother. But when Lizzie is approached by a fashion photographer who believes that she's...

Out at Second

by Matt Christopher & Joshua Swanson Hachette Book Group (February 08, 2011)

When the Grizzlies' shortstop is sidelined two days before the playoffs, catcher Manny Griffin and second baseman Stu Fletcher decide to help his replacement, Sean, become a better player. During practice, Sean...

What We Found in the Sofa and How It Saved the World

by Henry Clark & Bryan Kennedy Hachette Book Group (July 02, 2013)

When River Monroe and his friends Freak and Fiona discover a rare, zucchini-colored crayon between the cushions of a mysterious sofa at their bus stop, they quickly find themselves in the middle of an evil plot...

Baseball World Series

by Matt Christopher & Nick Sullivan Hachette Book Group (July 01, 2014)

In partnership with Little League Baseball, here comes the exciting conclusion to the original Matt Christopher baseball series!

The final book in the series has Liam and Carter's teams on the verge of winning...

Homeroom Diaries

by James Patterson, Lisa Papademetriou & Lauren Fortgang Hachette Book Group (July 21, 2014)

In James Patterson's first diary fiction story for teens, the mega-bestselling author's most endearing and original teen heroine ever proves that everyone can use a helping hand once in a while.

Margaret "Cuckoo"...

The Lonely Lake Monster

by Suzanne Selfors, Dan Santat, Bryan Kennedy & Christine M. Farrell et al. Hachette Book Group (September 17, 2013)

The adventures continue in book two of the captivating and hilarious chapter book series from beloved middle-grade author Suzanne Selfors.

Pearl doesn't mean to be a troublemaker. Trouble just seems to find her....

The Seeking Serum

by Frank L. Cole & Michael Crouch Shadow Mountain (April 07, 2020)

In the final adventure in the thrilling Potion Masters trilogy, four young members of B.R.E.W., a secret society of elixirists responsible for most of the greatest inventions in history, will battle a covert...

The Only Black Girls in Town

by Brandy Colbert & Jeanette Illidge Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (March 10, 2020)

Award-winning YA author Brandy Colbert's debut middle-grade novel about the only two black girls in town who discover a collection of hidden journals revealing shocking secrets of the past. Beach-loving surfer...

The Secret Life of Sam

by Kim Ventrella & Todd Menesses HarperCollins (September 29, 2020)

The timelessness of Bridge to Terabithia meets the wonder of Big Fish in this bittersweet, magical story, perfect for fans of Barbara O'Connor, Lisa Graff, and Dan Gemeinhart.

When Sam's dad dies in a car accident,...

Pinkalicious and the Pinkettes

by Victoria Kann & Jayla Nicholas HarperCollins (September 29, 2020)

#1 New York Times bestselling author Victoria Kann brings young readers a Pinkalicious I Can Read adventure that celebrates creativity and resourcefulness!

Rock out with Pinkalicious and her friends in this...

Little Bird

by Cynthia Voigt & Katherine Littrell Greenwillow Books (September 15, 2020)

Celebrated Newbery Medalist Cynthia Voigt introduces Little Bird, a tiny crow with a big imagination and an even bigger heart, in this timeless novel just right for the young middle grade audience. 

When a...

Turning Point

by Paula Chase & Bahni Turpin Greenwillow Books (September 15, 2020)

When being yourself isn't good enough, who should you be?

Told in dual perspectives, this provocative and timely novel for middle-school readers by Paula Chase, the acclaimed author of So Done and Dough Boys,...

Fancy Nancy: Bubbles, Bubbles, and More Bubbles!

by Jane O'Connor & Dhoni Middleton HarperCollins (September 08, 2020)

Fancy Nancy and her class are going to see The Big Bubble Show!

Nancy and Bree can't wait to go. But when Bree gets sick and has to miss the show, Nancy decides to put on a bubble show of her own. Will Nancy...

One Time

by Sharon Creech & Jesse Vilinsky HarperCollins (September 08, 2020)

From Sharon Creech, Newbery Medal winner and New York Times bestselling author, comes a powerful coming-of-age story of a girl who discovers the endless possibilities her future may hold, with help from a brilliant...

Amelia Bedelia & Friends #4: Amelia Bedelia & Friends Paint the Town

by Herman Parish & Brittany Pressley Greenwillow Books (September 01, 2020)

The fourth book in a new arc in the New York Times bestselling Amelia Bedelia chapter book series featuring young Amelia Bedelia and her friends! This chapter book is an excellent choice for children who are...

Friendship List #4: 13 and 3/4

by Lisa Greenwald, Cassandra Morris & Jorjeana Marie Katherine Tegen Books (August 04, 2020)

BFFs Ari and Kaylan make a new bucket list as they set out for different summer camps in the fourth and final Friendship List novel. The perfect summer read for fans of Lauren Myracle and Rachel Renee Russo's...

Dan Unmasked

by Chris Negron & Josh Hurley HarperCollins (July 28, 2020)

This heartfelt middle grade debut about grief, creativity, and the healing power of friendship shows that not all heroes wear capes and is perfect for fans of John David Anderson and Ali Benjamin.

Whether they're...

Something to Say

by Lisa Moore Ramée & Sisi A. Johnson Balzer + Bray (July 14, 2020)

From the author of A Good Kind of Trouble, a Walter Dean Myers Honor Book, comes another unforgettable story about finding your voice--and finding your people. Perfect for fans of Sharon Draper, Meg Medina,...

The One and Only Bob

by Katherine Applegate & Danny DeVito HarperCollins (May 05, 2020)

Return to the unforgettable world of the Newbery Medal-winning and #1 New York Times bestselling novel The One and Only Ivan (soon to be a major motion picture!) in this incredible sequel, starring Ivan's friend...

Summer and July

by Paul Mosier & Hope Newhouse HarperCollins (June 09, 2020)

From the critically acclaimed author of Train I Ride and Echo's Sister comes a moving story of friendship between two girls looking for some happiness in a world that can be a little cruel. Perfect for fans...


by Laura Martin, Tara Sands & Ramón de Ocampo HarperCollins (June 09, 2020)

From the critically acclaimed author of Float comes a new whirlwind adventure about a pair of kids who must break all the rules of time travel, perfect for fans of Gordon Korman and John David Anderson.


Brave Like That

by Lindsey Stoddard & Andrew Eiden HarperCollins (June 02, 2020)

Find yourself. Find your place. Find your brave.

This uplifting tale, which award-winning author Leslie Connor dubbed "a perfectly paced journey of the heart" is perfect for fans of Lisa Graff and Lynda Mullaly...

The School for Good and Evil #6: One True King

by Soman Chainani & Polly Lee HarperCollins (June 02, 2020)

Soon to be a major motion picture from Netflix!

In this sixth and final installment in Soman Chainani's New York Times bestselling epic fantasy fairy tale series, the School for Good and Evil, Camelot's crown--and...

Summer at Meadow Wood

by Amy Rebecca Tan & Kelsey Navarro HarperCollins (May 19, 2020)

From the author of A Kind of Paradise comes a beautiful and heartfelt middle grade novel for fans of Ali Standish and Sally J. Pla, about a girl who finds comfort in the warm traditions and unexpected friendships...

Five Things About Ava Andrews

by Margaret Dilloway & Joy Osmanski Balzer + Bray (June 09, 2020)

From Margaret Dilloway, author of Summer of a Thousand Pies, comes a heartfelt and funny story about a shy eleven-year-old who learns to manage her anxiety through improv classes--and discovers her activist...

Becoming Brianna

by Terri Libenson & Em Eldridge Balzer + Bray (May 05, 2020)

New York Times bestseller! Terri Libenson returns with another endearing, relatable story of friendship and finding confidence. Perfect for fans of Raina Telgemeier and Jennifer L. Holm.

Middle school is full...

Labor of Love

by Rachel Hawthorne & Emily Durante HarperCollins (November 09, 2011)

From the author of Trouble from the Start and The Boyfriend League comes a sweet summer romance, perfect for fans of Stephanie Perkins, Lauren Barnholdt and Susane Colasanti.

Dawn has found the perfect way to...

Thrill Ride

by Rachel Hawthorne & Ann Richardson HarperCollins (December 16, 2011)

From the author of Labor of Love and The Boyfriend League comes another novel of fun, friends, boys, and summer, perfect for fans of Stephanie Perkins, Lauren Barnholdt, and Susane Colasanti.

Megan Holloway has...

Love on the Lifts

by Rachel Hawthorne & Tavia Gilbert HarperCollins (November 21, 2011)

From beach-read favorite Rachel Hawthorne, author of Caribbean Cruising and Island Girls and Boys, comes a ski-slope romance for those cold winter nights! Perfect for fans of Stephanie Perkins, Lauren Barnholdt...

Invisible Inkling

by Emily Jenkins & Michael Goldstrom Balzer + Bray (April 26, 2011)

The thing about Hank's new friend Inkling is, he's invisible.

No, not imaginary. Inkling is an invisible bandapat, a creature native only to the Peruvian Woods of Mystery. (Or maybe it is the Ukrainian glaciers....


by Lauren Conrad & Jenna Lamia HarperCollins (October 16, 2012)

Lauren Conrad, star of the hit MTV reality series The Hills, brings her insider knowledge to Starstruck, the second book in the Fame Game series.


In Starstruck, Madison isn't getting much screen time on The...

Every Single Second

by Tricia Springstubb & Arielle DeLisle Balzer + Bray (June 07, 2016)

From acclaimed author Tricia Springstubb comes a poignant and topical middle grade novel about the effects of an accidental shooting on family, friendship, and community. Perfect for fans of Jennifer L. Holm...

Curiosity House: The Screaming Statue

by Lauren Oliver, H. C. Chester & Greg Steinbruner HarperCollins (May 03, 2016)

In this second book in the exceptional Curiosity House series by bestselling author Lauren Oliver and shadowy recluse H. C. Chester, four extraordinary children must avenge their friend's death, try to save...

Stick Dog Dreams of Ice Cream

by Tom Watson & Andrew Eiden HarperCollins (January 05, 2016)

Stick Dog and his pals are back, but this time the temperature is rising and they're all feeling the heat. They need cold, cold ice cream on this hot, hot day!

It will take all of Stick Dog's smarts to guide...

Stick Dog Tries to Take the Donuts

by Tom Watson & Andrew Eiden HarperCollins (January 05, 2016)

Perfect for fans of Big Nate, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Timmy Failure, and the previous Stick Dog books, the popular Stick Dog series continues in Tom Watson's hilarious Stick Dog Tries to Take the Donuts!


Swing Sideways

by Nanci Turner Steveson & Tara Sands HarperCollins (May 03, 2016)

Perfect for fans of Bridge to Terabithia and Walk Two Moons, this debut middle grade novel is the story of two girls and the unforgettable summer in which they learn about true friendship and loss.      ...

Big Nate Blasts Off

by Lincoln Peirce & Fred Berman Balzer + Bray (February 16, 2016)

Soon to be an animated series from Nickelodeon!

For fans of the hilarious Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, here comes the eighth novel in the New York Times bestselling series Big Nate.


Demon Dentist

by David Walliams, Jocelyn Jee Esien & Nitin Ganatra HarperCollins (March 01, 2016)

This New York Times bestseller from David Walliams, the UK's #1 bestselling children's author and "the heir to Roald Dahl" (The Spectator), launched his books stateside in a big way!

Walliams makes going to the...