New York Times Children’s Middle Grade Hardcover Best Sellers 2015 Complete List Page 2

There are 73 books in the New York Times Children’s Middle Grade Hardcover Best Sellers 2015 list. Here are the 43 books ranked from 31 to 73.

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31. The Princess In Black And The Perfect Princess Party

Weeks on the list: 7

by: Shannon Hale and Dean Hale
Release date: Jan 01, 2015
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A princess dons a secret identity when monsters interrupt her birthday.

32. Kid President’s Guide To Being Awesome

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Brad Montague and Rob Novak
Release date: Feb 03, 2015
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How kids can change the world.

33. Inside Out

Weeks on the list: 6

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Release date: May 05, 2015
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Inside the mind of an 11-year-old; the junior novelization.

34. Minions: The Junior Novel

Weeks on the list: 6

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Release date: May 19, 2015
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Good servants, bad masters; the junior novelization.

35. Percy Jackson’s Greek Gods

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Rick Riordan
Release date: Aug 19, 2014
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The title hero offers a personal tour of the pantheon.

36. Descendants

Weeks on the list: 5

by: adapted Rico Green
Release date: Jul 14, 2015
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The offspring of evil must choose whether to follow in their parents’ footsteps; the junior novelization.

37. It’s Your World

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Chelsea Clinton
Release date: Jan 01, 2015
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The former first daughter offers her views of a you-can-do-it world.

38. Max

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Boaz Yakin and Sheldon Lettich
Release date: Jun 09, 2015
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The story of a canine military hero; also a movie.

39. The Boys In The Boat

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Daniel James Brown adapted Gregory Mone
Release date: Jan 01, 2015
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The University of Washington’s eight-oar crew and their quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.

40. Treasure Hunters: Danger Down The Nile

Weeks on the list: 4

by: James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein
Release date: Sep 01, 2014
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Four sailor siblings contend with pirates and spies when searching for their missing parents.

41. Echo

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Pam Muñoz Ryan
Release date: Jan 01, 2015
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Through time and across continents, a harmonica touches the lives of music-loving kids.

42. Book Of The Dead

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Michael Northrop
Release date: Jan 01, 2015
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43. The Island Of Dr. Libris

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Chris Grabenstein
Release date: Jan 01, 2015
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Stories appear to develop a real life of their own.

44. Fuzzy Mud

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Louis Sachar
Release date: Aug 04, 2015
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Trying to avoid a bully, two friends find much bigger trouble.

45. The Copper Gauntlet

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Holly Black and Cassandra Clare
Release date: Sep 01, 2015
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The mysteries of the Magisterium deepen.

46. The Thing About Jellyfish

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Ali Benjamin
Release date: Sep 22, 2015
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A seventh grader grapples with her friend’s unexpected death.

47. Robots Go Wild

Weeks on the list: 3

by: James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein
Release date: Nov 23, 2015
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A sequel features a boy and his robot attempting to help a bedridden sister.

48. Greenglass House

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Kate Milford
Release date: Jan 01, 2014
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A rambling smuggler’s inn is chocked with secrets.

49. Pluto

Weeks on the list: 2

by: R J Palacio
Release date: Feb 10, 2015
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A look at Auggie Pullman’s life before Beecher Prep; a “Wonder” e-book short story.

50. The Only Game

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Mike Lupica
Release date: Feb 17, 2015
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A boy finds himself short of friends after quitting his baseball team.

51. Frank Einstein And The Electro-Finger

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Jon Scieszka
Release date: Mar 17, 2015
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The invention of a wireless-energy machine.

52. Fortunately, The Milk

Weeks on the list: 2

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

53. The Graveyard Book

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Neil Gaiman
Release date: Sep 30, 2008
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To avoid a killer, a boy lives in a cemetery.

54. Mal’s Spell Book

Weeks on the list: 2

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Release date: Jul 14, 2015
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It formerly belonged to Maleficent; a Descendants book.

55. Circus Mirandus

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Cassie Beasley
Release date: Jan 01, 2015
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Micah sets off for a magical circus in order to find the man he hopes can save his grandfather’s life.

56. Stella By Starlight

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Sharon M Draper
Release date: Jan 06, 2015
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57. Dragons At Crumbling Castle

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Terry Pratchett
Release date: Feb 03, 2015
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Wizards, heroes and tortoises, in 14 stories.

58. Listen, Slowly

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Thanhha Lai
Release date: Feb 17, 2015
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59. The Tapper Twins Go To War (With Each Other)

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Geoff Rodkey
Release date: Apr 07, 2015
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60. Hit And Miss

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Derek Jeter with Paul Mantell
Release date: Apr 28, 2015
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A boy is thrilled with the start of baseball season; a novel inspired by Jeter’s own life.

61. Woof

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Spencer Quinn
Release date: Apr 28, 2015
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62. The Worst Class Trip Ever

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Dave Barry
Release date: May 05, 2015
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A trip to Washington, D.C., turns more interesting than planned.

63. Goodbye Stranger

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Rebecca Stead
Release date: Jan 01, 2015
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64. The School For Good And Evil

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Soman Chainani
Release date: May 14, 2013
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Two friends are trained, one to be pure and one to be wicked.

65. Treasure Hunters

Weeks on the list: 1

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

66. Mal’s Diary

Weeks on the list: 1

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Release date: Jul 14, 2015
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A glimpse inside Mal’s world, and what she’s really thinking; a Descendants book.

67. Francine Poulet Meets The Ghost Raccoon

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Kate DiCamillo
Release date: Jan 01, 2015
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Has Deckawoo Drive’s intrepid animal control officer met her match?

68. Frank Einstein And The Antimatter Motor

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Jon Scieszka
Release date: Aug 19, 2014
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A boy tries to win a science prize to save his grandfather’s fix-it shop.

69. The Keeper

Weeks on the list: 1

by: David Baldacci
Release date: Sep 08, 2015
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To escape Wormwood, Vega Jane and Delph must cross a sinister landscape.

70. The Iron Trial

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Holly Black and Cassandra Clare
Release date: Sep 09, 2014
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Loyalty is tested at a training school for young mages.

71. The Contract

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Derek Jeter with Paul Mantell
Release date: Sep 23, 2014
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The dream of being a Yankee started when Jeter was a boy.

72. Fast Break

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Mike Lupica
Release date: Jan 01, 2015
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A wrong-side-of-the-tracks hoops star joins a rival squad when he moves in with a foster family.

73. Leroy Ninker Saddles Up

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Kate DiCamillo
Release date: Jan 01, 2014
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Boy meets horse.

Last updated on November 25, 2021