New York Times Children’s Middle Grade Hardcover Best Sellers 2016 Complete List Page 2

There are 62 books in the New York Times Children’s Middle Grade Hardcover Best Sellers 2016 list. Here are the 32 books ranked from 31 to 62.

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31. Percy Jackson’s Greek Heroes

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Rick Riordan
Release date: Aug 18, 2015
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A “Percy Jackson & the Olympians” companion guide.

32. Demon Dentist

Weeks on the list: 3

by: David Walliams
Release date: Mar 01, 2016
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With helpless children strapped to her chair, Miss Root, the Tooth Witch, and her drill get to work.

33. I Am Malala

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Malala Yousafzai with Patricia McCormick
Release date: Jun 14, 2016
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34. The Day The President Was Shot

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Bill O’Reilly
Release date: Jun 21, 2016
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An account of the attempted assassination of Ronald Reagan in 1981.

35. Grover Cleveland, Again!

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Ken Burns with David Blistein and Cauley Powell
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Glimpses of our 43 commanders in chief.

36. The Marvels

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Brian Selznick
Release date: Sep 15, 2015
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A hybrid novel combines pencil illustrations with a multigenerational tale.

37. The Story Of Diva And Flea

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Mo Willems
Release date: Oct 13, 2015
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A diminutive dog and a large cat help each other overcome their fears.

38. Echo

Weeks on the list: 2

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.

39. Quiet Power

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Susan Cain with Gregory Mone and Erica Moroz
Release date: Aug 18, 2015
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A guidebook points to the often hidden strengths and talents of introverts.

40. For Magnus Chase: Hotel Valhalla Guide To The Norse Worlds

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Rick Riordan
Release date: Aug 16, 2016
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The hotel manager’s commissioned guide to the beasts and deities guests might meet during their stay.

41. Some Writer!

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Melissa Sweet
Release date: Apr 01, 2016
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The story of “Charlotte’s Web” creator E. B. White.

42. When The Sea Turned To Silver

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Grace Lin
Release date: Oct 04, 2016
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Pinmei and her friend set out to rescue her grandmother.

43. Rad American Women A-Z

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Kate Schatz
Release date: Apr 01, 2015
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History-shaping rebels, trailblazers and visionaries.

44. The Dragon’s Return

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Stan Lee and Stuart Moore
Release date: Jan 26, 2016
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The second illuminated novel from “The Zodiac
Legacy” series.

45. Rise Of The Wolf

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Jennifer A Nielsen
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Nic, escaping enslavement, must now free his mother.

46. Bad Luck

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Pseudonymous Bosch
Release date: Feb 09, 2016
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Clay proves his mettle when a cruise ship owner arrives on the island intent on stirring up trouble.

47. The Girl Who Drank The Moon

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Kelly Barnhill
Release date: Apr 30, 2019
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48. Spaced Out

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Stuart Gibbs
Release date: Apr 05, 2016
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A moon colonist turns his sleuthing skills to a missing-persons case.

49. Red

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Liesl Shurtliff
Release date: Jan 01, 2016
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Red Riding Hood and a sidekick set out in search of a cure for what ails Granny.

50. The Candymakers And The Great Chocolate Chase

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Wendy Mass
Release date: Aug 02, 2016
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A team of candy makers sets off to locate an elusive cocoa bean.

51. Moo

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Sharon Creech
Release date: Aug 30, 2016
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A move to Maine leads to a girl’s growing bond with an obstinate cow.

52. Brown Girl Dreaming

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Jacqueline Woodson
Release date: Jan 01, 2016
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53. Furthermore

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Tahereh Mafi
Release date: Jan 01, 2016
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Another Alice transits a rabbit-hole world in search of her missing father.

54. The Littlest Bigfoot

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Jennifer Weiner
Release date: Sep 13, 2016
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An alienated girl, sent to an experimental school, spies another lonely soul, a bigfoot, across the lake.

55. The Answer

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Rebecca Sugar llustrated Elle Michalka and Tiffany Ford
Release date: Jan 01, 2016
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Ruby and Sapphire experience love for the first time; a companion volume to the animated series “Steven Universe.”

56. The Inquisitor’s Tale

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Adam Gidwitz
Release date: Jan 01, 2016
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Friends flee prejudice in medieval France.

57. Rad Women Worldwide

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Kate Schatz
Release date: Jan 01, 2016
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Profiles of notable and trailblazing women from around the globe.

58. Home Sweet Motel

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Chris Grabenstein
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A middle schooler and his friend wheel and deal to save his family’s Florida hotel.

59. The Land Of Stories

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Chris Colfer
Release date: Oct 18, 2016
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An anthology revisits classic rhymes and fairy tale favorites.

60. Frazzled

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Booki Vivat
Release date: Sep 27, 2016
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Crisis-prone middle-schooler Abbie tries to figure out her place in the world.

61. The Best Bear In All The World

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Paul Bright and others Illustrations Mark Burgess
Release date: Jan 01, 2016
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Four stories celebrate Pooh.

62. Circus Mirandus

Weeks on the list: 1

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.

Last updated on November 25, 2021