Radnor Middle School Holiday Book Fair

From December 3rd - December 12th you can shop at Main Point Books and support Radnor Middle School. Just let us know when you shop in store, or when you order that your purchase is to benefit the school and  20% of the sale will go to support the PTO!

We are also asking those who can to purchase books to donate to children in need. Any books purchased for donation will be held at the store and will be picked up by the Radnor Middle School PTO.

If you are ordering online, please let us know your purchase is for Radnor Middle School, and if a specific book is to be earmarked for donation, in the comments field when you check out. 

Below is a list of recommended titles; links to purchase can be found at the bottom of the page.

Both Radnor Middle School PTO and Main Point Books thank you for supporting our commnity!

 

Recommended Middle School Titles: Fall 2021
Prepared by Lisa Rand, Youth Services Librarian, Radnor Memorial Library

Fiction

Amari and the Night Brothers by B. B. Alston (January 2021 release; sequel coming in April)

The Swag is in the Socks by Kelly Baptist

Beasts and Beauty by Soman Chainani

The Beatryce Prophecy by Kate DiCamillo

The Upper World by Femi Fadugba

Keep It Together, Keiko Carter by Debbi Michiko Florence

Bear Bottom (FunJungle #7) by Stuart Gibbs (FunJungle and Spy School are popular series)

Ahmed Aziz’s Epic Year by Nina Hamza

Girl Giant and the Jade War (sequel to Girl Giant and the Monkey King) by Van Hoang

Playing the Cards You’re Dealt by Varian Johnson

The Last Fallen Star by Graci Kim

Recipe for Disaster by Aimee Lucido

A Soft Place to Land by Janae Marks

Last Gate of the Emperor ; Tristan Strong Keeps Punching (series #2) by Kwame Mbalia

Daughter of the Deep by Rick Riordan

Cytonic (Skyward book #3) by Brandon Sanderson Barakah Beats by Maleeha Siddiqi

The Hive Queen (Wings of Fire Book #12) by Tui Sutherland

The Last Gamer Standing by Katie Zhao


Graphic Novels

Maker Comics: Conduct a Science Experiment by Der-Shing Helmer; Andrea Bell (coming December 14th)

Wings of Fire #5: The Brightest Night (forthcoming 12/28).

Wonder Cat Kyuu Chan by Sasami Nitori (3 titles in the series so far)

Clash (Click series #4) by Kayla Miller

Treasure in the Lake by Jason Pamment

Stuntboy, in the meantime by Jason Reynolds

Miles Morales: Shock waves by Justin Reynolds

Tidesong by Wendy Xu

The Dragon Path by Ethan Young (May 2021)

 

Popular Slightly-Older Titles

Cleopatra in Space: Queen of the Nile (series #6) by Mike Maihack

The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan

The Amber Anthem (5 Worlds #6) by Mark Siegel and Alexis Siegel

The Okay Witch (2019) ; The Okay Witch and the Hungry Shadow (2021) by Emma Steinkellner

 

Non-Fiction

Race to the Bottom of the Earth: Surviving Antarctica by Rebecca E. F. Barone

How a King Plays: 64 Chess Tips from a Kid Champion by Oliver Boydell

The Outdoor Scientist by Temple Grandin

Science Comics series and titles by Steve Sheinkin and Alan Gratz are popular choices.

Amari and the Night Brothers (Supernatural Investigations #1) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062975164
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Balzer + Bray - January 19th, 2021

The Swag Is in the Socks Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593380864
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - November 2nd, 2021

Beasts and Beauty: Dangerous Tales Cover Image
By Soman Chainani, Julia Iredale (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062652638
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: HarperCollins - September 21st, 2021

The Beatryce Prophecy Cover Image
By Kate DiCamillo, Sophie Blackall (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781536213614
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Candlewick - September 28th, 2021

The Upper World Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063078598
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: HarperTeen - December 7th, 2021

Keep It Together, Keiko Carter: A Wish  Novel: A Wish Novel Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338607574
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Press - May 4th, 2021

Bear Bottom (FunJungle) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534479463
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - May 11th, 2021

Ahmed Aziz’s Epic Year Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780063024892
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Quill Tree Books - June 22nd, 2021

Girl Giant and the Monkey King Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781250802798
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Square Fish - December 7th, 2021

Girl Giant and the Jade War Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250240446
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Roaring Brook Press - December 7th, 2021

Playing the Cards You're Dealt Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781338348538
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Press - October 5th, 2021

The Last Fallen Star (A Gifted Clans Novel) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781368059633
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Rick Riordan Presents - May 4th, 2021

A Soft Place to Land Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062875877
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - September 14th, 2021

Last Gate of the Emperor Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338665857
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Press - May 4th, 2021

Daughter of the Deep Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781368077927
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Disney-Hyperion - October 26th, 2021

Cytonic (The Skyward Series #3) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780399555855
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Delacorte Press - November 23rd, 2021

Barakah Beats Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338702064
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Press - October 19th, 2021

Last Gamer Standing Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338741506
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - September 21st, 2021

Maker Comics: Conduct a Science Experiment! Cover Image
By Der-shing Helmer, Andrea Bell (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250754806
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: First Second - December 14th, 2021

Wings of Fire: The Brightest Night: A Graphic Novel (Wings of Fire Graphic Novel #5) (Wings of Fire Graphix) Cover Image
By Tui T. Sutherland, Mike Holmes (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338730852
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Graphix - December 28th, 2021

Wonder Cat Kyuu-chan Vol. 2 Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781645059455
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Seven Seas - May 18th, 2021

Wonder Cat Kyuu-chan Vol. 3 Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781648273063
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Seven Seas - October 12th, 2021

Treasure in the Lake Cover Image
By Jason Pamment, Jason Pamment (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780063065178
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: HarperAlley - September 7th, 2021

Stuntboy, in the Meantime Cover Image
By Jason Reynolds, Raúl the Third (Illustrator)
$13.99
ISBN: 9781534418165
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - November 30th, 2021

Miles Morales: Shock Waves (Original Spider-Man Graphic Novel) Cover Image
By Justin A. Reynolds, Pablo Leon (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338648034
Availability: Backordered
Published: Graphix - June 1st, 2021

Tidesong Cover Image
By Wendy Xu, Wendy Xu (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062955791
Availability: Backordered
Published: Quill Tree Books - November 16th, 2021

The Dragon Path: A Graphic Novel Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338363296
Availability: Backordered
Published: Graphix - May 18th, 2021

Queen of the Nile: A Graphic Novel (Cleopatra in Space #6) Cover Image
By Mike Maihack, Mike Maihack (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781338204155
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Graphix - August 4th, 2020

5 Worlds Book 4: The Amber Anthem Cover Image
By Mark Siegel, Alexis Siegel, Xanthe Bouma (Illustrator), Matt Rockefeller (Illustrator), Boya Sun (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780593120569
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - May 12th, 2020

The Okay Witch and the Hungry Shadow Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781534431485
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Aladdin - July 6th, 2021

Race to the Bottom of the Earth: Surviving Antarctica Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250257802
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - January 5th, 2021

The Outdoor Scientist: The Wonder of Observing the Natural World Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593115558
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Philomel Books - April 6th, 2021