Reading the World for Middle Grade

READING THE WORLD FOR MIDDLE GRADE READERS

 

While we won't be organizing book discussions for middle grade students as part of our 2020 Reading the World series, we wanted to provide a beginning list for those wishing to read the world through middle-grade books. (Scroll down for more information on each book, as well as ordering information.)

 

SYRIA.  Refugee by Alan Gratz

KOREA. When My Name Was Keoko by Linda Sue Park

INDIA.  Aru Shah and the End of Time by Roshani Chokshi

CARRIBEAN.  Hurricane Child by Kacen Callender

CUBA.  My Brigadista Year by Katherine Paterson

MEXICO.  Mañanaland by Pam Muñoz Ryan

SWEDEN.   Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren

ISRAEL.  Habibi by Naomi Shihab Nye

IRAN.  Darius the Great is Not Okay by Adib Khorram

JAMAICA.  Gone to Drift by Diana McCauley

Refugee Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780545880831
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Press - July 25th, 2017

When My Name Was Keoko Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780547722399
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Clarion Books - April 17th, 2012

Aru Shah and the End of Time (A Pandava Novel Book 1) (Pandava Series #1) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781368023566
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Rick Riordan Presents - March 19th, 2019

Hurricane Child (Scholastic Gold) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338129311
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Press - October 1st, 2019

My Brigadista Year Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781536202236
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Candlewick - October 8th, 2019

Pippi Longstocking Cover Image
By Astrid Lindgren, Florence Lamborn (Translated by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780670557455
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Viking Books for Young Readers -

Habibi Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780689825231
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Simon Pulse - June 1st, 1999

Darius the Great Is Not Okay Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780525552970
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Books - August 20th, 2019

Gone to Drift Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062672964
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: HarperCollins - April 3rd, 2018