15 Books That Will Transform YOUR Kid Into a Reader!

I was sent this infographic from a publicist at Penguin Kids and I just had to share it with you guys! 


“… just in time for the holiday season. It’s a great tool for parents (and grandparents) who are looking for gifts for the reluctant middle-grade reader this holiday season. “

She is right, this is a GREAT tool for anyone needing to buy for a middle grade reader!  Here is a list of all the books mentioned in this graphic! 

The Apprentices
by Maile Meloy
from Putnam Juvenile

We love this series!
See our review here

The Apothecary
by Maile Meloy
from Putnam Juvenile

We love this series!
See our review here

Three Times Lucky
by Sheila Turnage
from Dial

The Nine Lives of Alexander Baddenfield
by John Bemelmans Marciano
from Viking Juvenile

Clueless McGee
by Jeff Mack
from Philomel

Stormbreaker (Alex Rider)
by Anthony Horowitz
from Puffin

*on my wishlist 

Deadweather and Sunrise: The Chronicles of Egg, Book 1
by Geoff Rodkey
from Putnam Juvenile

*on my wishlist , I have book TWO in this series, but not the first one.

The Mouse with the Question Mark Tail
by Richard Peck
from Dial

SYLO (The SYLO Chronicles)
by D.J. MacHale
from Razorbill

*Brandon loved this book!  See his video review here

Ranger’s Apprentice (The Ruins of Gorlan, Book One)
by John A. Flanagan
from Philomel

*on my wishlist 

The Twistrose Key
by Tone Almhjell
from Dial

A Tangle of Knots
by Lisa Graff
from Philomel

*on my wishlist 

Counting by 7s
by Holly Goldberg Sloan
from Dial

One for the Murphys
by Lynda Mullaly Hunt
from Nancy Paulsen Books

QB 1
by Mike Lupica
from Philomel


Happy shopping!

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Bunny is a SAHM, with 2 wonderful children and two slobbery pugs. Bunny enjoys horror, thrillers, true crime, and has recently discovered the wonder that is YA Fiction.

8 thoughts on “15 Books That Will Transform YOUR Kid Into a Reader!

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