Middle Grade

GeekMom Halloween Reading Roundup 2021: Middle Grade

Today’s roundup is all about middle grade, so keep reading to see 9 spooktacular stories for kids that will also…

October 8, 2021

Between the Bookends: 8 Books We Read in August 2021

As summer draws to an end, Sophie, Scott, and Amy are excited to share eight of the books they have…

September 1, 2021

Between the Bookends: 6 Books We Read in July 2021

In this month's Between the Bookends, Sophie explores a wide range of non-fiction and picks up some interesting fiction too.

August 1, 2021

3 Otherworldly Books for Fans of UFOs, Aliens, and the Paranormal

With the subject back in the news, here are three recent books that touch on UFOs, aliens, and other related…

July 2, 2021

Between the Bookends: 3 Books We Read in June 2021

We hope you will find something interesting within the three books featured in this month's Between the Bookends.

July 1, 2021

Pride Month 2021: ‘Almost Flying’ by Jake Maia Arlow

'Almost Flying' by Jake Maia Arlow is a contemporary, LGBTQ, middle grade centered around theme parks and rollercoasters.

June 17, 2021

Pride Month 2021: ‘Me, My Dad, and the End of the Rainbow’ by Benjamin Dean

'Me, My Dad, and the End of the Rainbow' by Benjamin Dean is the story of twelve-year-old Archie whose dad…

June 13, 2021

Pride Month 2021: ‘The Deepest Breath’ by Meg Grehan

'The Deepest Breath' by Meg Grehan is an unusual, LGBTQ middle-grade book that is written entirely in verse.

June 11, 2021

Between the Bookends: 5 Books We Read in May 2021

In this month's Between the Bookends, Sophie reviews 5 books including the latest from John Green and a middle-grade about…

June 1, 2021

Between the Bookends: 9 Books We Read in April 2021

In this month's Between the Bookends, Sophie and Lisa review nine books covering a mixture of picture books, middle grade,…

May 1, 2021

Adventures on Trains: My Favorite Middle-Grade Book Series in 2021

This month I picked up the next books in the Adventures on Trains series: 'Kidnap on the California Comet' and…

April 14, 2021

Between the Bookends: 4 Books We Read in March 2021

In this month’s between the bookends, Sophie and Rebecca share four books they read in the month of March.

April 1, 2021

Between the Bookends: 8 Books We Read in January 2021

Despite everything that has gone on in this eventful month, Sophie, Rebecca, and Robin have been reading plenty of books…

February 1, 2021

‘Violet Veil’ Middle-Grade Series Kicks Off with ‘A Case of Grave Danger’

Tomorrow, Sophie Cleverly releases book one of her new middle-grade series: 'The Violet Veil Mysteries', which is set in the…

January 20, 2021

Between the Bookends: 3 Books We Read in December 2020

This month's Bookends is a little thinner than usual, but Sophie and Rebecca still have three books to share, and…

January 1, 2021

Between the Bookends: 6 Books We Read in November 2020

Can you believe it's time for the final Between the Bookends of 2020? We're here to share what we're reading…

December 1, 2020

‘MonsterStreet’: Thrills and Chills for Middle-Grade Readers

'MonsterStreet' is a series of middle-grade spooky stories and a great introduction to classic horror tropes including werewolves and monsters.

October 17, 2020

Get Set for ‘Ben 10 Versus the Universe’ With Cartoon Network and Boom!

'Ben 10 Versus the Universe' will debut on Cartoon Network at 10 am local time, so I read the latest…

October 9, 2020

GeekMom Halloween Reading Roundup 2020 – Middle Grade

Today's Halloween Reading Roundup features middle-grade Halloween reads, with eight stories guaranteed to bring spooky vibes to your shelves.

October 8, 2020

Between the Bookends: 6 Books We Read in August 2020

In this month's Between the Bookends, Sophie and Rebecca share five middle-grade and YA books they have enjoyed recently.

September 1, 2020