Here are some of my fave middle grade authors and their books:

Clair Vanderpool: Moon Over Manifest, Navigating Early


Gary D. Schmidt: Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy


Jacqueline West: The Books of Elsewhere (series)


Jane Kelley: Nature Girl, The Girl Behind the Glass


Jerry Spinelli: Stargirl, Eggs


Jessica Day George: Dragon Slippers (Dragon Adventures series), Tuesdays at the Castle (series)


Kate Messner: The Brilliant Fall of Gianna Z., Eye of the Storm


Lois Lowry: The Giver (quartet of books)


Marcus Zusak: The Book Thief


Neil Gaiman: Stardust, The Graveyard Book


Roald Dahl: Matilda