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Best middle grade books

Description: Best books for middle grade readers (i.e. ages 8-12)

Members: 21 participating members (show all)

All members' list: [1] 2Sort: Score | Title | Author | Date
1
105,785 members, 1,738 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: Anjali.Negi (1), ahef1963 (1), cej1027 (2), Soupdragon (2), foggidawn (2), susiesharp (2), SylviaC (3), hailelib (5), skullduggery (18), Moomin_Mama

Thumbs down: keristars

Score: 29.67

2
30,942 members, 1,407 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: bestem (1), _Zoe_ (1), ahef1963 (2), keristars (2), cej1027 (4), susiesharp (11), Anjali.Negi (12), skullduggery (17), foggidawn (29)

Score: 25.6

3
27,015 members, 913 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: Anjali.Negi (2), lahochstetler (3), dara85 (4), cej1027 (5), foggidawn (5), ahef1963 (6), susiesharp (8), skullduggery (10), Moomin_Mama

Score: 24.32

4
28,212 members, 268 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: foggidawn (1), ahef1963 (4), SylviaC (4), Soupdragon (7), MDGentleReader (8), susiesharp (9), skullduggery (11), Anjali.Negi (13), cej1027, Moomin_Mama

Thumbs down: keeneam, keristars

Score: 21.58

5
30,451 members, 793 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: Anjali.Negi (3), dara85 (5), MDGentleReader (5), keristars (6), cej1027 (9), ahef1963 (11), foggidawn (11), SylviaC (15), skullduggery (47)

Score: 21.21

6
20,084 members, 400 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (3), ahef1963 (3), Soupdragon (3), hailelib (3), skullduggery (3), foggidawn (6), Moomin_Mama

Score: 20.31

7
5,455 members, 98 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: lahochstetler (1), ahef1963 (5), keristars (5), cej1027 (6), foggidawn (15), susiesharp (18), skullduggery (35), Moomin_Mama

Score: 20.08

8
7,236 members, 141 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: lahochstetler (2), dara85 (3), cej1027 (7), ahef1963 (8), SylviaC (8), susiesharp (16), foggidawn (32), skullduggery (33)

Score: 18.97

9
15,931 members, 539 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: bestem (2), Anjali.Negi (4), keeneam (4), skullduggery (8), ahef1963 (10), cej1027 (13), foggidawn (26)

Score: 17.53

10
18,908 members, 886 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: keeneam (2), bestem (5), ahef1963 (7), susiesharp (14), foggidawn (17), skullduggery (23), Moomin_Mama

Score: 16.92

11
25,993 members, 451 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: foggidawn (3), bestem (4), Anjali.Negi (5), cej1027 (12), SylviaC (13), ahef1963 (17), skullduggery (37)

Score: 16.39

12
9,081 members, 281 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: keeneam (3), keristars (8), cej1027 (11), ahef1963 (13), SylviaC (14), foggidawn (18), skullduggery (45)

Score: 15.28

13
13,517 members, 375 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)

Lists: keeneam (1), keristars (7), cej1027 (8), SylviaC (12), skullduggery (32), Moomin_Mama

Score: 15.22

14
21,306 members, 456 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: foggidawn (4), skullduggery (4), Anjali.Negi (6), SylviaC (9), cej1027 (14), ahef1963 (23)

Score: 14.42

15
8,514 members, 186 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)

Lists: skullduggery (1), SylviaC (2), hailelib (7), ahef1963 (9), foggidawn (14)

Score: 14.2

16
21,209 members, 1,078 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: hailelib (4), SylviaC (5), Anjali.Negi (14), foggidawn (16), ahef1963 (18), skullduggery (25)

Score: 13.3

17
18,759 members, 381 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: SylviaC (1), Anjali.Negi (7), susiesharp (7), skullduggery (9), ahef1963 (15)

Score: 13.26

18
11,123 members, 182 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: dara85 (6), bestem (10), foggidawn (13), cej1027 (16), susiesharp (20), ahef1963 (27)

Score: 12.56

19
74,232 members, 992 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: SylviaC (6), hailelib (6), foggidawn (8), cej1027 (10), ahef1963 (12), skullduggery (22), Moomin_Mama

Thumbs down: Anjali.Negi, keristars

Score: 12.29

20
8,178 members, 625 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

Lists: susiesharp (1), hailelib (1), Anjali.Negi (8), skullduggery (24), foggidawn (25)

Thumbs down: keristars

Score: 11.97

21
2,473 members, 52 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)

Lists: SylviaC (7), Soupdragon (8), susiesharp (10), skullduggery (12), ahef1963 (14)

Score: 11.3

22
17,640 members, 1,137 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: susiesharp (3), Anjali.Negi (9), skullduggery (16), foggidawn (20), ahef1963 (21)

Score: 11.11

23
11,894 members, 234 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: keeneam (5), keristars (10), foggidawn (10), cej1027 (18), ahef1963 (19)

Score: 11.03

24
12,696 members, 508 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: susiesharp (4), keeneam (8), cej1027 (15), skullduggery (20), ahef1963 (25)

Score: 10.92

25
34,362 members, 461 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: skullduggery (2), MDGentleReader (3), susiesharp (5), cej1027 (19), ahef1963 (20)

Thumbs down: keristars

Score: 10.89

26
1,261 members, 100 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: AnHofmann (1), keristars (4), keeneam (9), foggidawn (31)

Score: 10.83

27
8,106 members, 157 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: bestem (8), ahef1963 (16), foggidawn (28), skullduggery (40), Moomin_Mama

Score: 10.26

28
8,981 members, 214 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: MDGentleReader (4), foggidawn (19), susiesharp (19), ahef1963 (22), skullduggery (44)

Score: 10.06

29
6,132 members, 247 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: MDGentleReader (2), keeneam (6), cej1027 (17), skullduggery (30)

Score: 9.6

30
20,282 members, 402 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: hailelib (2), ahef1963 (29), skullduggery (42), Moomin_Mama

Score: 9.21

31
15,940 members, 367 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: skullduggery (6), keeneam (7), Soupdragon (9), ahef1963 (24)

Score: 9.13

32
16,415 members, 400 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: keristars (3), SylviaC (11), ahef1963 (26), skullduggery (28)

Score: 8.75

33
955 members, 21 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: jacqueline065 (1), SylviaC (10), skullduggery (15)

Score: 8.28

34
8,005 members, 119 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: foggidawn (9), keeneam (10), cej1027 (20), ahef1963 (30)

Score: 8.16

35
12,069 members, 187 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)

Lists: bestem (9), Anjali.Negi (11), susiesharp (13), skullduggery (21), ahef1963 (56)

Thumbs down: _Zoe_

Score: 7.94

38
2,197 members, 94 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: jacqueline065 (2), susiesharp (17), skullduggery (36)

Score: 6.97

39
5,437 members, 160 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: Anjali.Negi (10), susiesharp (15), skullduggery (26)

Score: 6.05

40
748 members, 21 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: Soupdragon (1), SylviaC (16)

Score: 6

41
5,617 members, 48 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: dara85 (2), MDGentleReader (7)

Score: 5.82

42
5,640 members, 110 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: keristars (9), foggidawn (27), ahef1963 (28)

Score: 5.8

43
11,623 members, 222 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: dara85 (7), cej1027 (24), ahef1963 (48)

Score: 5.79

44
263 members, 8 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: foggidawn (21), ahef1963 (31), skullduggery (31)

Score: 5.26

45
3,809 members, 176 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: bestem (3), foggidawn (7), skullduggery (41)

Thumbs down: Anjali.Negi

Score: 5.08

46
17,432 members, 268 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (23), ahef1963 (32), skullduggery (46)

Score: 5.04

47
8,160 members, 141 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (29), skullduggery (29), ahef1963 (52)

Score: 4.94

48
34,903 members, 1,921 reviews
4.37 stars (4.37 stars)

Lists: susiesharp (6), skullduggery (7), Anjali.Negi (15), ahef1963 (33)

Thumbs down: Moomin_Mama, foggidawn

Score: 4.72

49
3,303 members, 72 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: bestem (6), susiesharp (12), skullduggery (19)

Thumbs down: Anjali.Negi

Score: 4.62

50
2,540 members, 155 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: keeneam (11), foggidawn (12)

Score: 4.35

51
1,960 members, 69 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: Soupdragon (5), skullduggery (48)

Score: 4.2

52
2,348 members, 115 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: bestem (7), skullduggery (38)

Score: 4.07

53
689 members, 15 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: dara85 (1)

Score: 4

54
384 members, 43 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: keristars (1)

Score: 4

55
7,211 members, 214 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: keeneam (12), skullduggery (27)

Score: 3.9

56
2,722 members, 69 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: SylviaC (17), cej1027 (31)

Score: 3.67

57
12,383 members, 288 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: Anjali.Negi (16), ahef1963 (43)

Score: 3.56

58
25,052 members, 352 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (26), ahef1963 (39)

Score: 3.37

59
14,670 members, 310 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (25), ahef1963 (42)

Score: 3.36

60
3,049 members, 193 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: foggidawn (30), skullduggery (43)

Score: 3.27

61
38,821 members, 1,230 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (36), ahef1963 (38)

Score: 3.24

62
63,333 members, 1,240 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (28), ahef1963 (55)

Score: 3.21

63
68 members, 3 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: Soupdragon (4)

Score: 2.83

64
3,295 members, 321 reviews
4.47 stars (4.47 stars)

Lists: skullduggery (5)

Score: 2.68

65
834 members, 16 reviews
4.37 stars (4.37 stars)

Lists: MDGentleReader (6)

Score: 2.56

66
685 members, 13 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: Soupdragon (6)

Score: 2.56

67
1,074 members, 25 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: Soupdragon (10)

Score: 2.25

68
1,004 members, 19 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: Moomin_Mama (12)

Score: 2.15

69
1,515 members, 28 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: skullduggery (14)

Score: 2.07

70
5,629 members, 120 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: Anjali.Negi (17)

Score: 1.97

71
5,551 members, 71 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: Anjali.Negi (18)

Score: 1.94

72
2,628 members, 113 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: Anjali.Negi (19)

Score: 1.92

73
921 members, 86 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: foggidawn (24)

Score: 1.81

74
24,760 members, 275 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (30)

Score: 1.71

75
10,633 members, 505 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (32)

Score: 1.68

76
8,416 members, 369 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (34)

Score: 1.66

77
2,826 members, 69 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (35)

Score: 1.65

78
11,202 members, 165 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (44)

Score: 1.55

79
6,371 members, 65 reviews
4.4 stars (4.4 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (46)

Score: 1.54

80
1,806 members, 17 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (47)

Score: 1.53

81
14,269 members, 220 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (49)

Score: 1.51

82
39,813 members, 624 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (50)

Score: 1.5

83
13,162 members, 263 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (53)

Score: 1.48

84
214 members, 2 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (54)

Score: 1.48

85
16,364 members, 366 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (27), ahef1963 (41)

Thumbs down: Anjali.Negi

Score: 1.34

86
16,473 members, 425 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (37), ahef1963 (40)

Thumbs down: Anjali.Negi

Score: 1.21

87
5,863 members, 106 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Score: 0

88
2,312 members, 53 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Score: 0

89
1,999 members, 36 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Score: 0

90
1,955 members, 107 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Score: 0

91
1,950 members, 38 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Score: 0

92
1,628 members, 40 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Score: 0

93
1,533 members, 27 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Score: 0

94
1,499 members, 16 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Score: 0

95
1,422 members, 24 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Score: 0

96
1,399 members, 30 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Score: 0

97
1,285 members, 29 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Score: 0

98
1,073 members, 27 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Score: 0

99
964 members, 15 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Score: 0

100
705 members, 12 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Score: 0

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Started by: skullduggery (January 2012)

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