New York Times Children’s Middle Grade Hardcover Best Sellers 2022 Complete List Page 1

There are 41 books in the New York Times Children’s Middle Grade Hardcover Best Sellers 2022 list. Here are the 41 books ranked from 1 to 41.

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1. Out Of My Heart

Weeks on the list: 30

by: Sharon M. Draper
Release date: Nov 09, 2021
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In this sequel to “Out of My Mind,” Melody goes to summer camp.

2. Daughter Of The Deep

Weeks on the list: 30

by: Rick Riordan
Release date: Jan 01, 2021
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Ana Dakkar faces the weekend trials at the Harding-Pencroft Academy.

3. Wonder

Weeks on the list: 28

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

4. Refugee

Weeks on the list: 27

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

5. Stuntboy, In The Meantime

Weeks on the list: 26

by: Jason Reynolds.
Release date: Nov 09, 2021
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As a coping mechanism for his “frets,” a young boy creates a superhero alter ego.

6. The Last Cuentista

Weeks on the list: 19

by: Donna Barba Higuera
Release date: Aug 17, 2021
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Petra is one of the last people who have memories of the planet Earth.

7. Pax, Journey Home

Weeks on the list: 19

by: Sara Pennypacker.
Release date: Sep 07, 2021
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A boy and his pet fox reunite after a year of separation.

8. Ground Zero

Weeks on the list: 13

by: Alan Gratz
Release date: Feb 02, 2021
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Parallel storylines of Brandon and Reshmina take place on Sept. 11th, in 2001 and 2019.

9. Skandar And The Unicorn Thief

Weeks on the list: 10

by: A.F. Steadman
Release date: May 03, 2022
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Skandar dreams of becoming a unicorn rider and competing in the Chaos Cup.

10. Little Leaders

Weeks on the list: 8

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

11. Little Legends: Exceptional Men In Black History

Weeks on the list: 8

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

12. The Marvellers

Weeks on the list: 7

by: Dhonielle Clayton
Release date: Apr 26, 2022
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Ella embarks on an unprecedented journey to tap deeper into her magic.

13. Pony

Weeks on the list: 6

by: R.J. Palacio
Release date: Sep 28, 2021
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A young boy sets out on a perilous journey across America to rescue his father.

14. The Ickabog

Weeks on the list: 6

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

15. Witchlings

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Claribel A. Ortega
Release date: Apr 05, 2022
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Three Witchlings have three weeks to find and kill the deadly Nightbeast or lose their magic forever.

16. The Complete Cookbook For Young Chefs

Weeks on the list: 5

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.

17. When You Trap A Tiger

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Tae Keller
Release date: Jan 01, 2020
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Lily makes a deal with a magical tiger to heal her ailing grandmother.

18. River

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Erin Hunter
Release date: Apr 05, 2022
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The first book in the Warriors: A Starless Clan series. Discover what unfolds after the events of “The Broken Code.”

19. The Christmas Pig

Weeks on the list: 4

by: J.K. Rowling.
Release date: Oct 12, 2021
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When a young boy’s favorite toy goes missing, it’s Christmas Pig to the rescue!

20. Black Boy Joy

Weeks on the list: 4

by: edited Kwame Mbalia
Release date: Aug 01, 2021
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Seventeen stories that celebrate the joys of Black boyhood.

21. New From Here

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Kelly Yang
Release date: Mar 01, 2022
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Knox and his family return to California from Hong Kong.

22. Willodeen

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Katherine Applegate
Release date: Sep 07, 2021
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Willodeen investigates the disappearance of hummingbears from Perchance.

23. The Ogress And The Orphans

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Kelly Barnhill
Release date: Mar 08, 2022
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A kind ogress is blamed for the woes of the town of Stone-in-the-Glen.

24. Zachary Ying And The Dragon Emperor

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Xiran Jay Zhao
Release date: May 10, 2022
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Zack must travel across China to carry out a dangerous mission.

25. The Complete Baking Book For Young Chefs

Weeks on the list: 2

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

26. The One And Only Bob

Weeks on the list: 2

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.

27. The Ice Cream Machine

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Adam Rubin
Release date: Jan 01, 2022
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Six short ice cream-themed tales.

28. The Cursed Carnival And Other Calamities

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Rick Riordan. et al
Release date: Jan 01, 2021
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A collection of 10 stories based on world mythologies.

29. Dude Perfect 101 Tricks, Tips, And Cool Stuff

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Dude Perfect Travis Thrasher
Release date: Jun 08, 2021
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Step-by-step instructions to do your own trick shots.

30. Search For Treasure

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Mary Alice Monroe Angela May
Release date: Jun 14, 2022
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Jake and his friends hunt for treasure on Dewees Island.

31. The Fort

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Gordon Korman
Release date: Jun 28, 2022
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Five middle schoolers discover a fully stocked bomb shelter.

32. Northwind

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Gary Paulsen
Release date: Jan 11, 2022
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Leif heads north in a canoe and faces the challenges of nature.

33. Allies

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Alan Gratz
Release date: Oct 15, 2019
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A story of June 6, 1944. D-Day. As told by various characters based on true events.

34. The Beatryce Prophecy

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Kate DiCamillo.
Release date: Sep 28, 2021
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The prophecy of a girl who will unseat a king unfurls.

35. Lines Of Courage

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Jennifer A. Nielsen
Release date: Mar 01, 2022
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Across Europe, five young people face challenges during World War I.

36. Map Of Flames

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Lisa McMann
Release date: Jan 01, 2022
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Five supernatural children journey to the world of Estero.

37. Stamped (For Kids)

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Jason Reynolds Ibram X. Kendi Sonja Cherry-Paul
Release date: May 11, 2021
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An adaptation of “Stamped” for younger readers.

38. Beasts And Beauty

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Soman Chainani.
Release date: Sep 28, 2021
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Twelve fairy tales retold with a twist.

39. Wishtree

Weeks on the list: 1

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.

40. Once Upon A Tim

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Stuart Gibbs.
Release date: Mar 01, 2022
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A peasant boy named Tim dreams of becoming a knight.

41. Troublemaker

Weeks on the list: 1

by: John Cho
Release date: Mar 22, 2022
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During the L.A. riots of 1992, Jordan, a Korean American boy, follows his father to check on the family store.

Last updated on Sunday, July 17, 2022