Top 20 Books for Struggling and Reluctant Middle School Students
(And Kazu’s anthology Explorer is a big hit between Amulet books.)
After looking at my student’s checkouts, I would definitely also add these to the list:
I plan on creating updated posts yearly to see what stays popular with my students to share with you all.
What books/series do you find to be most popular with your middle school readers?
Have you found success with the books I listed above?
Have you read any of the books I’ve listed? Did you enjoy them?
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