Book Recommendations for Middle School Children

“A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies . . . The man who never reads lives only one.” – George R.R. Martin

Book Recommendations for Middle School Children


Here are some great books for teens or tweens in your life.  I hope you like them.


  1. The Maze of Bones by Rick Riordan
  2. Uprising by Margaret Peterson Haddix
  3. The Beginning Place by Ursula K. Le Guin
  4. I am Regina by Sally M. Keehn
  5. Hatchet by Gary Paulson
  6. Life As We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer
  7. Summerland by Michael Chabon
  8. The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
  9. City of Beasts by Isabel Allende
  10. Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell