#MGCarousel – 20 Middle Grade Books About Insects

20 Middle Grade books about Insects: Middle Grade books that aren't afraid to get creepy-crawly and explore entomology!
20 Middle Grade books about Insects: Middle Grade books that aren't afraid to get creepy-crawly and explore entomology!

Our #MGCarousel reading challenge this month is all about INSECTS. If you’re looking for buggy books, CJ and Elza have gathered 20 Middle Grade books that feature droves, swarms, rabbles, hives, and colonies of every kind.

1
Zinnia and the Bees by Danielle Davis

Zinnia and the Bees

Danielle Davis


2
Masterpiece by Elise Broach

Masterpiece

Elise Broach


3

Full Cicada Moon

Marilyn Hilton


4
Scumble by Ingrid Law

Scumble

Ingrid Law


5

Maximillian Fly

Angie Sage


6
Boy Bites Bug by Rebecca Petruck

Boy Bites Bug

Rebecca Petruck


7
My Fate According to the Butterfly by Gail D. Villanueva

My Fate According to the Butterfly

Gail D. Villanueva


8
Fly on the Wall by Remy Lai

Fly on the Wall

Remy Lai


9
Into the Tall, Tall Grass by Loriel Ryon

Into the Tall, Tall Grass

Loriel Ryon


10
Hour of the Bees by Lindsay Eagar

Hour of the Bees

Lindsay Eagar


11

Beetle Boy

M. G. Leonard


12
The Girl and the Witch's Garden by Erin Bowman

The Girl and the Witch’s Garden

Erin Bowman


13

The Fairy’s Mistake

Gail Carson Levine


14
King and the Dragonflies by Kacen Callender

King and the Dragonflies

Kacen Callender


15
Tentacle & Wing by Sarah Porter

Tentacle and Wing

Sarah Porter


16
The Dragonfly Pool by Eva Ibbotson

The Dragonfly Pool

Eva Ibbotson


17
Whispering Pines: Infestation by Heidi Lang & Kati Bartkowski

Whispering Pines: Infestation

Heidi Lang & Kati Bartkowski


18
How to Bee by Bren MacDibble

How to Bee

Bren MacDibble


19
The Samosa Rebellion by Shanthi Sekaran

The Samosa Rebellion

Shanthi Sekaran


20
When the Butterflies Came by Kimberley Griffiths Little

When the Butterflies Came

Kimberley Griffiths Little



Add to the List!

Recommend your favorite insect-related Middle Grade reads in the comments, or add them to our list on Goodreads!

Check out our #MGCarousel Challenges page for more info.

Author: Middle Grade Carousel

A mother-daughter duo dedicated to all things Middle Grade, CJ & Elza run a series of monthly reading challenges. You can also find them on Twitter: @kindeladies, or Instagram: @mgcarousel.

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