Category Archives: Middle Grade Book Reviews

FAKE BLOOD

AJ has a big problem a lot of kids go through about the time sixth grade and middle school rolls around. His classmates are getting taller and spreading the news about their big summer adventures. That is, everyone except AJ … Continue reading

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Skulduggery Pleasant

Ever hear of it? Me neither, until Harpers 360 suggested this was a must read. A little research led to the reasons this novel published eleven years ago had a less than stellar start in the United States. Irish Author, … Continue reading

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JOURNEY OF THE PALE BEAR

The year is 1251, perhaps 1252, and the King of Norway gives the King of England a Royal Bear as a gift. The bear did arrive and lived many years in the menageries of the Tower of London. This much … Continue reading

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CATS VS. ROBOTS—THIS IS WAR

An interesting new series sure to capture the attention of both robot and cat lovers. Twins Max and Min Wengrod are on opposite sides. Max prefers cats and video games while Min could be the first poster child for STEM … Continue reading

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MMGM for 10/1/18

                       It’s National Homemade Cookie Day for MMGM’s first of October. ALWAYS in the MIDDLE kicks off the Blog Tour for GARBAGE ISLAND by Fred Koehler. Click the cookie to … Continue reading

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GARBAGE ISLAND

Welcome to another MARVELOUS MIDDLE GRADE MONDAY and the first stop on the GARBAGE ISLAND BLOG TOUR! You’ll find more about this title in the coming weeks at these other blogs: Tue 10/2             Miss Marple’s Musings Wed 10/3           Inkygirl Thu … Continue reading

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MMGM for 9/24/18

                          We’re celebrating National Punctuation Day! ALWAYS in the MIDDLE has THE BOOKSHOP GIRL by Sylvia Bishop. Click the question mark for my review and be sure to check out all the other sites below linked via the colorful punctuation. … Continue reading

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