A girl’s goal to write a fantasy novel triggers writer’s block and anxiety in Unstuck, a new middle-grade book by Barbara Dee.
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A girl struggles to keep her family together in Shark Teeth, a new middle-grade novel by Sherri Winston.
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Each year, Cracking the Cover compiles a list of books that make great gifts. These are middle-grade books published in and/or reviewed in 2023.
Learn how people throughout time explained what happens after death in An Atlas of Afterlives: Discover Underworlds, Otherworlds and Heavenly Realms, by Emily Hawkins and Manasawee Rojanaphan.
Three siblings work to stay together when their father goes to war in Nothing Else but Miracles, by Kate Albus.
A 12-year-old discovers friendship and emotional fulfillment through synchronized swimming in Barely Floating, by Lilliam Rivera.
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A 12-year-old girl living in a remote Colorado mining town learns there’s a delicate balance in nature and life in Tenmile, by Sandra Dallas.
Three siblings find themselves undocumented immigrants following a family trip to the United States in Parachute Kids, by Betty C. Tang.