Flyleaf's Favorite Kids Middle Grade (Ages 8-12) 2019

Strange Birds: A Field Guide to Ruffling Feathers Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780425290439
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Published: Kokila - September 3rd, 2019

Sal and Gabi Break the Universe (A Sal and Gabi Novel, Book 1) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781368022828
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Published: Rick Riordan Presents - March 5th, 2019

Stargazing Cover Image
By Jen Wang, Jen Wang (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781250183880
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Published: First Second - September 10th, 2019

The Next Great Paulie Fink Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316380881
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 16th, 2019

A quirky and engaging novel about what happens when the unwritten rules that dominate middle school social life are dismantled…Did I mention it’s funny? It is! If only we all had had a school with the ethos of the Mitchell Academy for the middle school years.


Dear Sweet Pea Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062473073
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Published: Balzer + Bray - October 1st, 2019

Dear Sweet Pea is the perfect book for both tween readers, their parents, or 20-somethings like myself. The protagonist, Sweet Pea, navigates friendships, mean girls, crushes, body-shaming, and her parent's divorce as seventh-grade draws to a close. Don't be surprised if you both laugh out loud and cry while reading.


Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368039932
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Published: Rick Riordan Presents - October 15th, 2019

The Whispering Wars Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338255874
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Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - October 1st, 2019

Funny and clever, this fantastical novel tackles both the hardships of war and the bonds it creates within communities.


Saving Fable (Talespinners #1) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780525646686
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - September 17th, 2019

A thrilling, thoroughly conceived journey whose arresting mystery, lighthearted humor, and nuanced characters emphatically emphasize the power of a well-told story: to excite, to engage the mind, to make us feel less alone.


A Good Kind of Trouble Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062836687
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Published: Balzer + Bray - March 12th, 2019

Ramée skillfully addresses issues of trauma, racism, and other forms of oppressions in a way that is accessible to young readers. A book that parents can read with their children and have so many entry points for important discussions.


To Night Owl From Dogfish Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525553236
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Published: Dial Books - February 12th, 2019

An updated Parent Trap written by two talented authors! And it's an epistolary novel -- in this case that means it's written entirely in email and text messages. Lots of fun and a perfect read for whenever a ray of sunshine might be needed.


New Kid Cover Image
By Jerry Craft, Jerry Craft (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062691194
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Published: HarperCollins - February 5th, 2019

The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250196705
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - January 8th, 2019

With soulful, expressive prose and a collection of charming characters, The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise shows that while, yes, there is so much sadness in the world, there is also so much love, so much compassion, and ultimately, so much good.