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Middle Grade (Ages 8+) Book Trailers

Middle-grade books are written primarily for 8 to 12 year olds (middle school students). They often feature a child protagonist who is in this age range where the main character faces situations relevant to readers of this demographic.

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The School for Good & Evil

By: Soman Chainani

A book trailer of epic proportions and a Bestseller Trailer's Favorite! From the child's rhyme voiceover to the mesmerizing animation and uplifting musical score, this book trailer will make you believe in fairytales again!
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Serafina and the Twisted Staff

by Robert Beatty. This book trailer is the second installment in the Serafina trilogy. With all of the quality and cinematic style of the first trailer, the book trailer for Serafina and the Twisted Staff ups the intensity with sweeping exterior shots and heart pounding action.
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Wonder

by R. J. Palacio. This book became a New York Times Bestseller and inspired a motion picture starring Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson, and Jacob Tremblay.
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Lily Alone

By: Jacqueline Wilson

by Jacqueline Wilson . While the book trailer shows funny and odd moments like eating junk food, yelling on the toilet in a fairy costume, and swiping french fries off picnic tables… it also shows the emotional weight of the circumstance that has been thrust upon Lily.
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Dragon Rider

by Cornelia Funke. A boy and a dragon set out to find a new home where dragons can live in peace in this New York Times Bestselling series for middle school kids. Ages 8+
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The Dog Who Saved the World

by Ross Welford. This book trailer for the 2019 Children's Picture book "The Dog Who Saved the World" has a simple, but eye-catching visual and compelling hook! Suitable for ages 10 and up.
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Rocket & Groot: Stranded on Planet Strip Mall

by Tom Angleberger. This book trailer has it all: a butt-kicking tape dispenser, space piranhas, and toilets that try to eat people! Join Rocket and Groot on this humorous middle grade sci-fi graphic novel!
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Digging Up Danger

By: Jacqueline West, Hatem Aly

Ghosts? A mysterious plant? Something even more sinister? This spooky mystery (inspired by a real kid's idea) doubles as a creative writing guide for young writers! Suitable for children 8 to 12.
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Tesla’s Attic

By: Shusterman & Elfman

by Shusterman & Elfman. This book trailer is for the first novel in the Accelerati Trilogy. It's teenagers vs. mad scientists with exploding toasters and fireballs falling from the sky being caught by baseball mitts.
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Edison’s Alley

By: Shusterman & Elfman

by Shusterman & Elfman. It's teens vs. mad scientists in this book trailer for the second book in the Accelerati series.