Nerd Camp, humorous fiction about a camp for very intelligent kids, will appeal to middle grade readers.
The Ballpark Mysteries series by David A. Kelly, early chapter books illustrated by Mark Meyers, features mysteries that take place in different Major League ballparks and are solved by young cousins Mike and Kate.
Here is a biography of Walter Dean Myers, the award-winning author of young adult books who wrote numerous books for teens about African American youth, as well as picture books and children's poetry books..
Miss Bindergarten Celebrates the 100th Day is one of a number of children's picture books about the first 100 days of school / kindergarten and 100th day celebrations in kindergarten and in other elementary school classes. Many schools count the first 100 days of school / kindergarten, share children's books like Miss Bindergarten Celebrates the 100th Day about the 100 days, and have a 100th day of school party on the 100th day.
The July 2014 Calendar of Children's Books includes kids' books for the Fourth of July, author and illustrator birthdays and more.
The Fablehaven series by Brandon Mull is a popular five-book fantasy series for kids in upper elementary and middle school.
Fablehaven is Book 1 in the popular fantasy series by Brandon Mull for upper elementary and middle school age kids.
The Poky Little Puppy, a classic Little Golden Book, has delighted young children since it was first published in 1942.
Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell is an award-winning classic for kids 10 and up, in print for more than 50 years. Read the book review.
The Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction honors books of historical fiction that are set in the New World and are written for for children and young people.