Before you go

Do you want updates to great book deals that appear for a limited time only?

x
Feedback

Tell us what's bugging you about the website.
We're here to help.

x

Middle Grade Fiction for 8-12 Year Olds

The Hounds of Hellerby Hall (The Christie McKinnon Adventures Book 1)

Colin Garrow

$2.99

Edinburgh, 1897. Blood on the table, murder in the hall.
Eleven-year-old Christie McKinnon is not happy - the editor of 'McMurdo's Weekly' has once again turned down her story. But this time, Christie determines not to give up - taking a chance, she confronts the wily editor and offers a means of solving his dilemma. Meanwhile, Inspector Robertson investigates when a bowl of blood appears on the dining table of a wealthy landowner. As the mystery deepens, the policeman calls in his favourite mystery writer Hugo Skene to lend a hand, but the enigmatic Mr Skene has secrets of his own...

See deal

Buy at Amazon Kobo

The Architect's Apprentice (The Maps of Time Book 1)

Colin Garrow

$2.99

London, 1630. A boy searching for his father. A villain stealing books.
Forced to work for the dubious Savidge, eleven-year-old Tom Fennel is desperate to find his missing father. Distrustful of what he's heard, he's sure Savidge is involved. Meanwhile, books are vanishing from architect Martin Deacon's library - books from the future. Enticed into the mysterious world of updrafts and secrets, Tom learns that finding his father is the least of his worries.

See deal

Buy at Amazon Kobo

The Devil's Porridge Gang

Colin Garrow

$2.99

1969. In a town where nothing happens, a gang of kids uncover a kidnapping plot.
In the days following the excitement of the moon landings, a group of criminals plan to kidnap the son of a Government rocket engineer - but they don't expect a gang of kids to get in the way...

See deal

Buy at Amazon Kobo

The Friendship Triangle

Joey Paul

$0.99

Did you ever think that running away could solve things?
Sometimes the world throws so much at you, escape seems like the only option.
Sarah, Chloe and Charlotte thought it was.
They are about to discover that problems follow you and that sometimes there is more to a friendship that it first seems.

See deal

Buy at Amazon

The Adventures of Tremain and Christopher: The Missing Yesterdays (The Adventures of Tremain & Christopher)

Terry Marchion

$1.99

"I read it in one night!" - reader review

"Can't wait for the next adventure!" - reader review
A freak lab accident.
A history erased!

See deal

Buy at Amazon Kobo Nook iBooks

Son (Giver Quartet, Book 4)

Lois Lowry

$6.45

They called her Water Claire. When she washed up on their shore, no one knew that she came from a society where emotions and colors didn't exist. That she had become a Vessel at age thirteen. That she had carried a Product at age fourteen. That it had been stolen from her body. Claire had a son. But what became of him she never knew. What was his name? Was he even alive? She was supposed to forget him, but that was impossible. Now Claire will stop at nothing to find her child, even if it means making an unimaginable sacrifice.

See deal

Buy at Amazon

Messenger (Giver Quartet, Book 3)

Lois Lowry

$6.26

Strange changes are taking place in Village. Once a utopian community that prided itself on its welcome to new strangers, Village will soon be closed to all outsiders. As one of the few people able to travel through the dangerous Forest, Matty must deliver the message of Village's closing and try to convince Seer's daughter to return with him before it's too late. But Forest has become hostile to Matty as well, and he must risk everything to fight his way through it, armed only with an emerging power he cannot yet explain or understand.

See deal

Buy at Amazon

Locomotion

Jacqueline Woodson

$5.80

Finalist for the National Book Award
When Lonnie was seven years old, his parents died in a fire. Now he's eleven, and he still misses them terribly. And he misses his little sister, Lili, who was put into a different foster home because "not a lot of people want boys-not foster boys that ain't babies." But Lonnie hasn't given up. His foster mother, Miss Edna, is growing on him. She's already raised two sons and she seems to know what makes them tick. And his teacher, Ms. Marcus, is showing him ways to put his jumbled feelings on paper.

See deal

Buy at Amazon

Feathers (Newbery Honor Book)

Jacqueline Woodson

$6.55

Jacqueline Woodson is the 2018-2019 National Ambassador for Young People's Literature
View our feature on Jacqueline Woodson'sFeathers.

"Hope is the thing with feathers" starts the poem Frannie is reading in school. Frannie hasn't thought much about hope. There are so many other things to think about. Each day, her friend Samantha seems a bit more "holy." There is a new boy in class everyone is calling the Jesus Boy. And although the new boy looks like a white kid, he says he's not white. Who is he?

See deal

Buy at Amazon

The House You Pass On The Way

Jacqueline Woodson

$5.84

Jacqueline Woodson is the 2018-2019 National Ambassador for Young People's Literature
A lyrical coming-of-age story from a three-time Newbery Honor winning author

Thirteen-year-old Staggerlee used to be called Evangeline, but she took on a fiercer name. She's always been different--set apart by the tragic deaths of her grandparents in an anti-civil rights bombing, by her parents' interracial marriage, and by her family's retreat from the world. This summer she has a new reason to feel set apart--her confused longing for her friend Hazel. When cousin Trout comes to stay, she gives Staggerlee a first glimpse of her possible future selves and the world beyond childhood.

See deal

Buy at Amazon

Miracle's Boys

Jacqueline Woodson

$5.81

From a three-time Newbery Honor author, a novel that was awarded the 2001 Coretta Scott King award and theLos Angeles Times Book Prize
For Lafayette and his brothers, the challenges of growing up in New York City are compounded by the facts that they've lost their parents and it's up to eldest brother Ty'ree to support the boys, and middle brother Charlie has just returned home from a correctional facility.

See deal

Buy at Amazon