The list of books nominated for the Andre Norton Award is as follows, and includes two middle grade books:
Hotel Under the Sand, Kage Baker (mg)
Ice, Sarah Beth Durst
Ash, by Malinda Lo
Eyes Like Stars, Lisa Mantchev
Zoe’s Tale, John Scalzi
When You Reach Me, by Rebecca Stead (mg)
The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland In A Ship Of Her Own Making, Catherynne M. Valente
Leviathan, Scott Westerfeld
I've read all but two; the ones I've read are all very good!
Judith Woods reviews two children's books for the Telegraph--The Liberators, by Philip Womack, and Enchanted Glass, by Diana Wynne Jones.
Charmed Life, by Diana Wynne Jones, at Books & Other Thoughts, and a look at the Chrestomanci books as a group at Original Content.
The Cowardly Lion of Oz, by Ruth Plumly Thompson, at Tor.
The Farwalker's Quest, by Joni Sensel, at One Librarian's Book Reviews.
The Incorrigible Children of Aston Place: the Mysterious Howling, by Maryrose Wood, at A Chair, a Fireplace, and a Tea Cozy.
The Night Fairy, by Laura Amy Schlitz, at Fantasy Book Critic.
The Prince of Fenway Park, by Julianna Baggott, at One Librarian's Book Reviews.
Seaward, by Susan Cooper, at Angieville.
The Serial Garden, by Joan Aiken, at One Librarian's Book Reviews.
Starlight, by Erin Hunter, at Tea and Tomes.