Book Lists, Books & Reading, Middle Grade

Horror Novels for Middle Grade Readers

Time and time again, I have had middle grade readers waltz into my library, casually asking me for a Stephen King novel to sign-out, and repeatedly, I regrettably inform them that we in fact do not carry any Stephen King books in our elementary school library collection. I am faced with great disappointment, dissatisfaction, and… Continue reading Horror Novels for Middle Grade Readers

Book Lists, Books & Reading, Middle Grade, Young Adult

Historical Fiction for Middle Grade & YA Readers

If I had to pick one genre that was my absolute favourite, it would be historical fiction. This wasn't always the case though. When I was growing up, I greatly disliked social studies and thought learning about history was a complete bore, but that all changed after discovering the Dear Canada series. It was because… Continue reading Historical Fiction for Middle Grade & YA Readers