Friday, December 11, 2015

10 Great STEM-themed Middle Grade Novels

The Curious World of Calpurnia Tate by Jacqueline Kelly

The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate by Jacqueline Kelly

The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer L. Holm

Fuzzy Mud by Louis Sachar

The Great Trouble by Deborah Hopkinson

Ninjas, Piranhas, and Galileo by Greg Leitch Smith

Scat by Carl Hiassen

The Thing About Jellyfish by Ali Benjamin

The Universe of Fair by Leslie Bulion

When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead 


  1. This is a great list. I would also add Something Stinks by Gail Hedrick and The Trouble with Ants by Claudia Mills and illustrated by Katie Kath

  2. Thanks for the recommendations, Roberta. I just ordered them.