Jesse, Jake & The Return of Antheia (Jesse and Jake: Book 2) by Ken John

4 Stars Publisher: Date of publication: August 11th, 2019 Genre: Middle Grade Series: Jesse Winkler Jesse & The Thinkers—Book 1 (review here) Jesse, Jake, & The Return of Antheia—Book 2 Where you can find Jesse, Jake & The Return of Antheia: Amazon | BookBub Book Synopsis: In this second instalment of the book series, Jake […]

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Jesse & The Thinkers (Jesse & Jake: Book 1) by Ken John

4 Stars Publisher: Date of publication: August 11th, 2019 Genre: Middle Grade Where you can find Jesse & The Thinkers: Amazon | BookBub Original Review Book Synopsis: Jesse Winkler is one of the few who dare to stand out. A ‘weirdo’, the children at the adventure playground call him, and not because of his red […]

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Small Spaces (Small Spaces: Book 1) by Katherine Arden

3 Stars Publisher: Penguin Group, Penguin Young Readers Group, G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers Date of publication: September 25th, 2018 Genre: Horror, Middle Grade Series: Small Spaces Small Spaces—Book 1 Dead Voices—Book 2 (expected publication: August 27th, 2019) Where you can find Small Spaces: Barnes and Noble | Amazon | BookBub Book Synopsis: […]

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Look for Me Under the Rainbow by Bernard Jan

5 Stars Publisher: Self Published Date of publication: April 15th, 2018 Genre: Middle Grade Where you can find Look For Me Under the Rainbow: Barnes and Noble | Amazon | BookBub Book Synopsis: Sometimes all you need is a big heart and burning desire. Danny, a curious harp seal pup, has soft white fur and […]

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Sleep, Merel, Sleep by Silke Stein

4 Stars: Publisher: Caper Books Date of publication: June 7th, 2018 Genre: Middle Grade, Fantasy Trigger Warning: Death of a loved one, Sick sibling Where you can find Sleep, Merel, Sleep: Amazon  Book synopsis (from Goodreads): Who wants to be awake forever? Life has changed for eight-year-old Merel. Since the birth of her sick baby […]

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7th Grade Revolution by Liana Gardner

Title: 7th Grade Revolution Author: Liana Gardner Publisher: Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA), Member’s Titles Date of publication: October 24th, 2017 Genre: History, Middle Grade Number of pages: 301 POV: 3rd person Where you can find 7th Grade Revolution: Barnes and Noble | Amazon Book synopsis (from Goodreads): WHEN UNEARTHING A NATIONAL TREASURE BECOMES A […]

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The Screaming Staircase (Lockwood & Co. : Book 1) by Jonathan Stroud

3 Stars Publisher: Disney Book Group, Disney-Hyperion Date of publication: August 26th, 2014 Genre: Children’s Fiction, Middle Grade, paranormal Number of pages: 401 POV: 1st person Series: Lockwood & Co. The Screaming Staircase – Book 1 The Dagger in the Desk – Book 1.5 The Whispering Skull – Book 2 The Hollow Boy – Book […]

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The Dreadful Tale of Prosper Redding: A Fiendish Arrangement (The Dreadful Tale of Prosper Redding: Book 1) by Alexandra Bracken

Title: The Dreadful Tale Of Prosper Redding Author: Alexandra Bracken Publisher: Disney Book Group, Disney-Hyperion Date of publication: September 5th, 2017 Genre: Children’s Fiction, Middle Grade POV: Alternating 1st person Series: The Dreadful Tale of Prosper Redding The Dreadful Tale of Prosper Redding – Book 1 Where you can find The Dreadful Tale of Prosper Redding: […]

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Tightrope Walker by Shaun Hume

Title: Tightrope Walker Author: Shaun Hume Publisher: Popcorn & Rice Publishing Date of publication: March 31st, 2013 Genre: Middle Grade, Fantasy Number of pages: 193 POV: 3rd person Where you can find Tightrope Walker: Barnes and Noble | Amazon Book synopsis (from Goodreads): Hetta is a Tightrope Walker. A leader of armies. She has been […]

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