Tag Archives: Middle Grade Book Reviews

MMGM for February 17, 2020

                 Happy MMGM and President’s Day! At ALWAYS in the MIDDLE I have yet another superhero book with LIGHTNING GIRL by Alesha Dixon. You can reach it with one click on the button. June McCrary Jacobs at Reading, Writing, and … Continue reading

Posted in Middle Grade Book Reviews, MMGM Links | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Lightning Girl

I was a little leery on two fronts after receiving a copy of this British import, sporting a brand new cover for American audiences. First off, it appeared to be a familiar story line where the MC discovers she has … Continue reading

Posted in Middle Grade Book Reviews | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments

MMGM for February 10, 2020

            It’s Valentine’s Week and the love continues for MG books. At ALWAYS in the MIDDLE I have LOVE SUGAR MAGIC—A MIXTURE OF MISCHIEF by Anna Meriano. June McCrary Jacobs at Reading, Writing, and Stitch-Metic has a S.T.E.A.M. feature on … Continue reading

Posted in MMGM Links | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

MMGM for February 3, 2020

           Love is on the horizon and there’s a lot of love for MG books. Check out my review of PIPPA PARK RAISES HER GAME by Erin Yun right here at ALWAYS in the MIDDLE (just click the heart!). June … Continue reading

Posted in Middle Grade Book Reviews, MMGM Links | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

PIPPA PARK RAISES HER GAME

It’s Another Month of Marvelous Middle Grade Mondays! This debut from Erin Yun features Pippa’s first person narration as she tries to fit into her new private middle school. Unlike the other students with their makeup and fancy homes, Pippa … Continue reading

Posted in Middle Grade Book Reviews | Tagged , , , , | 10 Comments

MMGM for 1/27/2020

                    It’s Holocaust Remembrance Day and I’m featuring Greenhorn (pictured above) by Anna Olswanger. Included in the post is a GIVEAWAY. Click the green book on the left to reach my review. June McCrary Jacobs at Reading, Writing, and Stitch-Metic … Continue reading

Posted in Middle Grade Book Reviews, MMGM Links | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

FROZEN SECRETS

This Europa Academy series is a welcome addition to the upper middle grade book shelf. The fiction choices for space adventure at this level are rather limited. This first book reminded me a bit of the Explorer Academy series from … Continue reading

Posted in Middle Grade Book Reviews, Science Fiction | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments