Childrens Middle Grade

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#1 WONDER

R J Palacio

A boy with a facial deformity enters a mainstream school.

On the bestsellers list for 98 weeks


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#2 PERCY JACKSON'S GREEK GODS

Rick Riordan

The hero who gives his name to the title offers a personal tour of the pantheon.

On the bestsellers list for 8 weeks


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#3 THE CONTRACT

Derek Jeter with Paul Mantell

The dream of being a New York Yankee started when Jeter was still a boy.

On the bestsellers list for 3 weeks


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#4 THE CARE AND KEEPING OF YOU 1

Valorie Schaefer

The changing body.

On the bestsellers list for 70 weeks


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#5 A LONG WALK TO WATER

Linda Sue Park

A Sudanese tale of survival.

On the bestsellers list for 37 weeks


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#6 THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN

Katherine Applegate

A gorilla living in a mall meets an elephant.

On the bestsellers list for 85 weeks


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#7 ESCAPE FROM MR. LEMONCELLO'S LIBRARY

Chris Grabenstein

A group is locked in a futuristic library.

On the bestsellers list for 19 weeks


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#8 RUSH REVERE AND THE FIRST PATRIOTS

Rush Limbaugh

A time traveler arrives in Boston in 1765.

On the bestsellers list for 23 weeks


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#9 OUT OF MY MIND

Sharon M Draper

A girl longs to speak.

On the bestsellers list for 50 weeks


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#10 THE FOURTEENTH GOLDFISH

Jennifer L Holm

A cranky boy resembles Ellie’s grandfather.

On the bestsellers list for 3 weeks


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#11 RUSH REVERE AND THE BRAVE PILGRIMS

Rush Limbaugh

A time traveler lands on the Mayflower.

On the bestsellers list for 0 weeks


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#12 TREASURE HUNTERS: DANGER DOWN THE NILE

James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein

A search for missing parents.

On the bestsellers list for 0 weeks


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#13 MALICE TOWARD NONE

Jack E Levin

On the bestsellers list for 0 weeks


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#14 I AM MALALA

Malala Yousafzai with Patricia McCormick

On the bestsellers list for 0 weeks


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#15 THE IRON TRIAL

Holly Black and Cassandra Clare

Loyalty is tested at a training school for young mages.

On the bestsellers list for 0 weeks


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