Science Fiction, YA Fiction

The Future of Us by Jay Asher & Carolyn Mackler

Grades 9-12

the future of us

Josh and Emma have been friends and neighbors their whole lives. Their lives change when they receive AOL CDs in the mail and load them onto their computers. From there, they’re able to log onto Facebook. The thing is, though, it’s currently 1996 and Facebook wasn’t invented until 2004. They suddenly realize that the decisions they make now will impact their lives in the future and are afraid of what they might change for the worse.

Adventure, Middle Grade Fiction, Series

Home Sweet Motel by Chris Grabenstein

Grades 3-5

home sweet motel

P.T. Wilkie loves living in a motel! He eats ice cream by the pool all day long, has a snack machine in his living room, and he has a giant alligator as a pet. The only thing the motel doesn’t have, though, is customers. If there aren’t any customers, then it will have to be closed, and P.T. could lose his home for good! Will he be able to save it before everything he loves goes down the tubes?

Adventure, Middle Grade Fiction, Series

This Would Make a Good Story Someday by Dana Alison Levy

Grades 4-6

this would make a good story someday

Sara Johnston-Fischer’s summer plans are cancelled when she finds out that she is going on a cross country train trip with her two sisters, one of their boyfriends and her two moms. It’s not what she had in mind, but it could be fun, right? Read This Would Make a Good Story Someday to find out what Sara’s summer has in store!

Middle Grade Fiction, Series

The Misadventures of Max Crumbly: Middle School Mayhem by Rachel Renee Russell

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Grades 4-6

This sequel to The Misadventures of Max Crumbly: Locker Hero picks up where the last book left off: Max had just escaped his locker after being stuffed there for a long three day weekend, surrounded by three criminals. Will he be a hero and save his middle school or a failure and let everyone down?