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

There are 53 books in the New York Times Children’s Middle Grade Hardcover Best Sellers 2022 list. Here are the 30 books ranked from 1 to 30.

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1. Wonder

Weeks on the list: 44

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

2. Refugee

Weeks on the list: 43

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

3. Daughter Of The Deep

Weeks on the list: 41

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

4. Out Of My Heart

Weeks on the list: 37

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.

5. Stuntboy, In The Meantime

Weeks on the list: 32

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: 28

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: 27

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: 24

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: 21

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. The Marvellers

Weeks on the list: 11

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

11. The Complete Cookbook For Young Chefs

Weeks on the list: 10

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.

12. Amari And The Great Game

Weeks on the list: 9

by: B.B. Alston
Release date: Feb 01, 2022
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Amari agrees to participate in the Great Game after a magician with dangerous plans for the League steps forward.

13. 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.

14. 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.

15. 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.

16. Odder

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Katherine Applegate.
Release date: Sep 20, 2022
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After a shark attack, Odder recuperates at the aquarium with the scientists who raised her.

17. 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.

18. When You Trap A Tiger

Weeks on the list: 6

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.

19. 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.

20. The Christmas Pig

Weeks on the list: 5

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!

21. The Cursed Carnival And Other Calamities

Weeks on the list: 5

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

22. Two Degrees

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Alan Gratz
Release date: Sep 06, 2022
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Four kids simultaneously experience three natural catastrophes due to climate change.

23. The Hocus Pocus Spell Book

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Eric Geron
Release date: Jul 05, 2022
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A book of spells, potions, witch history and more.

24. The Fort

Weeks on the list: 5

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

25. 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.”

26. The Complete Baking Book For Young Chefs

Weeks on the list: 4

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

27. The Door Of No Return

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Kwame Alex er
Release date: Jan 01, 2022
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Kofi’s life is turned upside down after his brother accidentally kills a prince in a wresting match.

28. Willodeen

Weeks on the list: 4

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

29. 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.

30. 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.

Last updated on Sunday, November 13, 2022