Last time I went to the library, I completely raided the new books section on the children's floor and found so many great books! These new releases from late 2019 and 2020 are full of heart and humor, tackling tough topics with grace and spunk. I love these children's books because anyone can read them. They are perfect read-alouds kids will love, but with enough plot and tough questions that all age ranges can enjoy! Read on for seven new middle-grade books you just can't pass up.
Zoe Washington's summer sounds b-o-r-i-n-g. While her parents work, she's stuck at home in the heat with her two best friends away for the summer. She didn't mind so much last year because her best friend Trevor was right next door. But he was rude to Zoe and now she's totally freezing him out.
At the start of the summer, Zoe discovers a letter from her birth dad, who's in jail. She's shocke