New York Times Children’s Middle Grade Best Sellers 2013 Complete List Page 1

There are 84 books in the New York Times Children’s Middle Grade Best Sellers 2013 list. Here are the 30 books ranked from 1 to 30.

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1. Wonder

Weeks on the list: 52

by: R.J. Palacio
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
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A boy with a facial deformity starts school.

2. The One And Only Ivan

Weeks on the list: 46

by: Katherine Applegate.
Release date: Jan 06, 2015
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3. Out Of My Mind

Weeks on the list: 41

by: Sharon M. Draper
Release date: May 01, 2012
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4. The Care And Keeping Of You

Weeks on the list: 39

by: Valorie Schaefer
Release date: Feb 26, 2013
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Advice on the changing body for younger girls.

5. The Care And Keeping Of You 2

Weeks on the list: 34

by: Cara Natterson
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
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Advice to guide girls through the next steps of growing up.

6. I Funny

Weeks on the list: 33

by: James Patterson Chris Grabenstein
Release date: Dec 10, 2012
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Jamie Grimm is on a mission to become the world’s greatest stand-up comedian.

7. Lego Ninjago Character Encyclopedia

Weeks on the list: 29

by: Claire Sipi
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
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Information about minifigures, vehicles and weapons.

8. Timmy Failure

Weeks on the list: 24

by: Stephan Pastis
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
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An 11-year-old runs a detective agency with his business partner, Total, a polar bear.

9. Chomp

Weeks on the list: 20

by: Carl Hiaasen
Release date: Mar 12, 2013
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Life gets wilder for an animal wrangler’s son.

10. A Long Walk To Water

Weeks on the list: 19

by: Linda Sue Park
Release date: Jan 01, 2010
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11. The Lego Ideas Book

Weeks on the list: 19

by: Daniel Lipkowitz
Release date: Jan 01, 2011
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Tips for taking the brick projects you have and making something new.

12. The Son Of Sobek

Weeks on the list: 19

by: Rick Riordan
Release date: Jun 18, 2013
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Percy Jackson meets Carter Kane in this short story.

13. Star Wars: Jedi Academy

Weeks on the list: 16

by: Jeffrey Brown
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
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A jedi chronicles his first year of training in this graphic novel.

14. Nancy Clancy, Secret Admirer

Weeks on the list: 16

by: Jane O’Connor
Release date: May 24, 2011
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Fancy Nancy sleeps under the stars.

15. Inside Out And Back Again

Weeks on the list: 15

by: Thanhha Lai
Release date: Jan 02, 2013
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16. ‘Who Could That Be At This Hour?’

Weeks on the list: 15

by: Lemony Snicket
Release date: Oct 23, 2012
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Tween Lemony’s secret-society apprenticeship.

17. Wild Born

Weeks on the list: 14

by: Br on Mull
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
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Four children summon spirit animals in order to confront a force of evil that is trying to destroy the world.

18. Middle School, The Worst Years Of My Life

Weeks on the list: 13

by: James Patterson Chris Tebbetts
Release date: Jun 27, 2011
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Rafe breaks every rule in the book.

19. Fortunately, The Milk

Weeks on the list: 13

by: Neil Gaiman
Release date: Sep 17, 2013
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A father goes out for milk and is abducted by aliens.

20. Flora And Ulysses

Weeks on the list: 12

by: Kate DiCamillo.
Release date: Sep 13, 2016
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21. Amelia Bedelia Means Business

Weeks on the list: 12

by: Herman Parish
Release date: Jan 29, 2013
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She wants a bike.

22. The False Prince

Weeks on the list: 11

by: Jennifer A Nielsen
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
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Four orphans compete to impersonate a king’s son in the medieval territory called Carthya.

23. George Washington

Weeks on the list: 11

by: Jack E Levin
Release date: Jun 04, 2013
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Washington leads his battered troops to victory in the Battle of Trenton.

24. The Land Of Stories, The Enchantress Returns

Weeks on the list: 11

by: Chris Colfer
Release date: Aug 06, 2013
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The mother of twins is kidnapped by an evil queen.

25. The Colossus Rises

Weeks on the list: 10

by: Peter Lerangis
Release date: Feb 05, 2013
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Jack, 13, will die unless he recovers the lost magic Loculi; first book in the Seven Wonders series.

26. Treasure Hunters

Weeks on the list: 10

by: James Patterson others
Release date: Sep 16, 2013
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When their parents go missing, four siblings take to adventure on the high seas.

27. Bomb

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Steve Sheinkin
Release date: Sep 04, 2012
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The cross-continental race to build the atomic bomb.

28. Three Times Lucky

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Sheila Turnage
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
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A sixth grader in the South sets out to solve a murder mystery.

29. The Empty City

Weeks on the list: 9

by: Erin Hunter
Release date: May 07, 2013
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Lucky is a lone dog, but he must learn new ways when his world is turned upside down.

30. Wildwood

Weeks on the list: 8

by: Colin Meloy
Release date: Aug 30, 2011
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A girl’s brother is kidnapped by crows.

Last updated on December 8, 2021