New York Times Children’s Middle Grade Hardcover Best Sellers 2020 Complete List Page 1

There are 52 books in the New York Times Children’s Middle Grade Hardcover Best Sellers 2020 list. Here are the 30 books ranked from 1 to 30.

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1. The Complete Cookbook For Young Chefs

Weeks on the list: 52

by: America’s Test Kitchen Kids
Release date: Sep 15, 2018
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Over 100 kid-tested recipes from America’s Test Kitchen.

2. Wonder

Weeks on the list: 51

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

3. Diary Of An Awesome Friendly Kid

Weeks on the list: 48

by: Jeff Kinney
Release date: Apr 09, 2019
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Greg’s best friend Rowley Jefferson writes his own diary.

4. Refugee

Weeks on the list: 37

by: Alan Gratz
Release date: Jan 01, 2017
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Three children in three different conflicts look for safe haven.

5. The One And Only Bob

Weeks on the list: 32

by: Katherine Applegate.
Release date: May 05, 2020
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In this sequel to “The One and Only Ivan,” Bob sets out on a dangerous journey in search of his long-lost sister.

6. The Complete Baking Book For Young Chefs

Weeks on the list: 28

by: America’s Test Kitchen Kids
Release date: Oct 01, 2019
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One hundred plus kid-tested baking recipes.

7. Wings Of Fire: Legends: Dragonslayer

Weeks on the list: 26

by: Tui T. Sutherland
Release date: Feb 04, 2020
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Ivy, Leaf and Wren fight for the survival of the human race against dragons.

8. Little Leaders

Weeks on the list: 25

by: Vashti Harrison
Release date: Dec 05, 2017
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The biographies of 40 African-American women who made a difference.

9. Ali Cross

Weeks on the list: 25

by: James Patterson
Release date: Nov 25, 2019
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Ali Cross investigates the disappearance of a close friend.

10. A Wolf Called Wander

Weeks on the list: 23

by: Rosanne Parry.
Release date: May 05, 2020
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11. A Tale Of Magic…

Weeks on the list: 20

by: Chris Colfer
Release date: Aug 04, 2020
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12. Rowley Jefferson’s Awesome Friendly Adventure

Weeks on the list: 19

by: Jeff Kinney
Release date: Apr 07, 2020
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Roland and Garg the Barbarian embark on a quest to save Roland’s mom from the White Warlock.

13. Look Both Ways

Weeks on the list: 13

by: Jason Reynolds
Release date: Oct 27, 2020
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14. Little Legends: Exceptional Men In Black History

Weeks on the list: 12

by: Vashti Harrison with Kwesi Johnson
Release date: Nov 12, 2019
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Biographies of trailblazing black men.

15. Clean Getaway

Weeks on the list: 10

by: Nic Stone
Release date: Jan 05, 2021
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16. Food Network Magazine: The Big, Fun Kids Cookbook

Weeks on the list: 10

by: Food Network Magazine
Release date: Apr 07, 2020
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Over 150 fun, easy recipes for young cooks.

17. A Tale Of Witchcraft…

Weeks on the list: 10

by: Chris Colfer
Release date: Oct 06, 2020
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In this sequel to “A Tale of Magic…” a mysterious new witch arrives at the academy with dark intentions.

18. Becoming Muhammad Ali

Weeks on the list: 10

by: James Patterson and Kwame Alexander
Release date: Oct 05, 2020
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A biographical novel of the prolific boxing champion.

19. Tristan Strong Punches A Hole In The Sky

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Kwame Mbalia
Release date: Oct 15, 2019
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After accidentally tearing a hole between Earth and Alke, Tristan must seek the trickster god Anansi in order to mend the rift.

20. If We Were Giants

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Dave Matthews and Clete Barrett Smith
Release date: Mar 03, 2020
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After exposing the whereabouts of her former home to the “Takers,” Kirra must find the strength to make sure it doesn’t happen to her new one.

21. Legacy And The Queen

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Annie Matthew Created Kobe Bryant
Release date: Sep 01, 2019
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Legacy enters a tennis tournament in an attempt to save her father’s orphanage.

22. The Ickabog

Weeks on the list: 5

by: J.K. Rowling
Release date: Nov 10, 2020
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A fearsome monster threatens the kingdom of Cornucopia.

23. The Wizenard: Training Camp

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Wesley King Created Kobe Bryant
Release date: Mar 01, 2019
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Professor Rolabi Wizenard, the new coach of the West Bottom Badgers, uses unorthodox methods to train his basketball players.

24. Epoca: The Tree Of Ecrof

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Ivy Claire Created Kobe Bryant
Release date: Nov 12, 2019
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Pretia and Rovi are chosen to train at Ecrof Academy, the premiere training school for athletes.

25. Dog Diaries Happy Howlidays

Weeks on the list: 3

by: James Patterson with Steven Butler
Release date: Oct 14, 2019
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Junior celebrates the holidays canine-style.

26. The Wizenard Series: Season One

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Wesley King. Created Kobe Bryant
Release date: Mar 31, 2020
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Reggie must survive the extraordinary ordeals of practice.

27. The Silver Arrow

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Lev Grossman
Release date: Sep 07, 2021
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28. Wishtree

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Katherine Applegate
Release date: Sep 26, 2017
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Red, an oak tree on which people leave their wishes is threatened to be cut down after more than 200 years.

29. Little Dreamers

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Vashti Harrison
Release date: Nov 06, 2018
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The inspirational true stories of 40 women creators.

30. A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Fred Rogers
Release date: Jan 01, 2019
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An illustrated treasury of 75 songs.

Last updated on November 25, 2021