This week's round-up of middle grade fantasy and science fiction from around the blogs (8/9/20)

Welcome to this week's round-up of mg sci fi and fantasy from around the blogs!  Please let me know if I missed your post.

The Reviews

The Blue Witch by Alane Adams, illustrated by Jonathan Stroh , at Log Cabin Library

Cattywampus, by Ash Van Otterloo, at Ms. Yingling Reads

Dream Team (books 1 and 2), by  Tom Percival, at bookloverjo

Dream Team-A Case of Jitters, by Tom Percival, at Library Girl and Book Boy

Eva Evergreen, Semi-Magical Witch, by Julie Abe, at The Quiet Pond

The Forest of Stars, by Heather Kassner, at Books. Iced Lattes. Blessed.

Heart of the Moors, by Holly Black, at Charlotte's Library

Just South of Home, by Karen Strong, at alibrarymama 

Kiki MacAdoo and the Graveyard Ballerinas, by Colette Sewall, at Books. Iced Lattes. Blessed. and A Garden of Books

The Last Lie, by Patricia Forde, at Cracking the Cover

Midnight at the Barclay Hotel, by Fleur Bradley, at Always in the Middle

Moonchild: Voyage of the Lost and Found, by Aisha Bushby, illustrated by Rachael Dean, at bookloverjo

My Headteacher is an Evil Genius, by Jack Noel, at A Little But a Lot

Ogre Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine, at Woodpecker Books

Over the Moon, by Natalie Lloyd, at Completely Full Bookshelf 

Paola Santiago and the River of Tears (Paola Santiago #1),by Tehlor Kay Mejia, at The Bookwyrm's Den

The Problem Child, by Michael Buckley (Sisters Grimm #3), at Say What? 

Race to the Sun, by Rebecca Roanhorse, at Locus

Return to Roar, by Jenny McLachlan, illustrated by Ben Mantle. at Library Girl and Book Boy

Ronan Boyle and the Swamp of Certain Death (Ronan Boyle, #2), by Thomas Lennon, at YA Books Central

Two by Heather Kassner at Scarlet Readz and Runz-The Forest of Stars and The Bone Garden

Authors and Interviews

Aisha Bushby (Moonchild – Voyage of the Lost and Found) at A little but a lot and Library Girl and Book Boy (both with reviews)

Julie Abe (Eva Evergreen, Semi-Magical Witch) at WNDB

Lorelei Savaryn (The Circus of Stolen Dreams), at MG Book Village 

Fran Wilde (The Ship of Stolen Words) at MG Book Village

Other Good Stuff

A black mg magic list at From the Mixed Up Files

New in Ireland this September, at Book Craic


  1. Thank you for sharing my post! This is a wonderful roundup, and so many books I'm interested in reading! I've been super curious about Eva Evergreen, Semi-Magical Witch, especially, for a while now!


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