Featured Middle Readers

Bookshop Girl PB

The Bookshop Girl

Sylvia BIshop
illustrated by Poly Bernatene

The Bookshop Girl

Sylvia Bishop’s exceptional and fantastical U.S. debut features a cast of memorable, quirky characters, including the resourceful Property Jones herself and her cantankerous kitten side-kick, beautiful descriptions of the tactile pleasures of books, and the magical transporting quality bookstores can have for readers.

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Charlie Bumpers vs Teacher of the Year

Charlie Bumpers vs. the Teacher of the Year

Bill Harley
illustrated by Adam Gustavson

Charlie Bumpers vs. the Teacher of the Year

Charlie Bumpers’s worst fear is confirmed: he has Mrs. Burke for fourth grade. How will he survive a year with the strictest teacher in the whole school?

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Candy Mafia

The Candy Mafia

Lavie Tidhar
illustrated by Daniel Duncan

The Candy Mafia

In a city where candy is a crime and sugar is scandalous, Nelle Faulker is a 12-year-old private detective looking for her next client.

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