Genre: Middle Grade Speculative

The Queen’s Secret by Jessica Day George

The Queen’s Secret by Jessica Day George

Anthea knows the truth about horses. They’re not carriers of deadly disease like everyone in their kingdom thinks; they’re majestic creatures who share their thoughts and feelings with her through The Way. Anthea has convinced the king of this, but at a cost–he demands that horses and riders with The Way do his bidding. But when a deadly plague breaks out, the people believe that […]

May 15, 2019 / 0 Comments
Geeked Out: Bigger, Badder, Nerdier by Obert Skye

Geeked Out: Bigger, Badder, Nerdier by Obert Skye

Otto Waddle Junior High School is worse than ever. Tip and his geeky friends have finally come into their superpowers—well, their mediocre powers—and now have a whole new cast of impersonators to take on. Their foursome is being challenged by a rival group of students who are pawns in Darth Susan’s evil plot against them. If middle school has any chance of survival, Tip and […]

April 30, 2019 / 0 Comments
Apprentice Needed by Obert Skye

Apprentice Needed by Obert Skye

Ozzy Toffy’s adventure, which began in Wizard for Hire, continues when one dark and windy night, he gets out of bed, jumps out his window, and walks straight into the ocean. More than ever, Ozzy could really use the services of Rin, the wizard he hired to help find his parents—but Rin is missing, despite Ozzy’s continual attempts to contact him. And Clark, the mechanical […]

April 3, 2019 / 0 Comments
Geeked Out: Lame New World by Obert Skye

Geeked Out: Lame New World by Obert Skye

Waddle Jr. High has become a dystopian outpost with divided cliques—Pepville, Jockstown, Staffland, and even Geekdom. Society may be in danger but middle school must go on. Enter geeky Tip and all his friends: easy-to-blush Owen, coding master Xennipher, and brilliant, dependable Mindy, who’ve all had enough of being bullied and decide to take a stand. Together, they form a secret vigilante group: the League […]

February 7, 2019 / 0 Comments
Potion Masters: The Transparency Tonic by Frank L. Cole

Potion Masters: The Transparency Tonic by Frank L. Cole

It has been nine months since Gordy and his friends, Max and Adilene, saved B.R.E.W. (the Board of Ruling Elixirists Worldwide) and the Vessel—the power source for the secret society of potion masters. Now, Gordy is starting the eighth grade, and has been trying new potion brewing techniques, but when he starts zoning out during practice, he knows something is wrong. Gordy and his friends […]

January 16, 2019 / 0 Comments
The Wishbreaker by Tyler Whitesides

The Wishbreaker by Tyler Whitesides

Ace and Ridge are back to save their friend—and the world. Being a Wishmaker may be more trouble than it’s worth. Sure, you get a genie who can grant an unlimited number of wishes, but for each one you make you have to accept an awful consequence in return. Not to mention that you’re also given an impossible quest and only seven days to fulfill […]

January 9, 2019 / 0 Comments
Dragonwatch: Wrath of the Dragon King by Brandon Mull

Dragonwatch: Wrath of the Dragon King by Brandon Mull

The dragons have declared war on humans. Two of the seven dragon sanctuaries have already fallen. Will Wyrmroost be next? After a humiliating defeat at the hands of Kendra and Seth, Celebrant, King of Dragons, prepares to unleash his fury and take control of his native preserve. Armed with information from a new ally—Ronodin, the dark unicorn—Celebrant seeks a legendary talisman—the dominion stone. However, the […]

October 23, 2018 / 1 Comment
The Darkdeep by Ally Condie and Brendan Reichs

The Darkdeep by Ally Condie and Brendan Reichs

Everyone in Timbers knows Still Cove is off-limits, with its creepy Beast sightings and equally terrifying legends. But when a bullying incident sends twelve-year-old Nico Holland over a cliff and into Still Cove’s icy waters, friends Tyler and Emma—and even Opal Walsh, who usually runs with the popular kids—rush to his rescue… and discover a mysterious island hiding in the murky, swirling mists below. Though […]

October 5, 2018 / 0 Comments
The Princess in Black and the Science Fair Scare by Shannon Hale & Dean Hale

The Princess in Black and the Science Fair Scare by Shannon Hale & Dean Hale

Princess Magnolia is excited. Excited and nervous. She’s going to the Interkingdom Science Fair today to present her poster about seeds and plants, and when she arrives, she sees that her friends are there too! Princess Honeysuckle made a mole habitat, Princess Sneezewort has built a blanket fort, and Tommy Wigtower has a talking volcano that’s saying “EAAAAT!” Wait, what? A surprise goo monster makes […]

September 25, 2018 / 0 Comments