Join Mojo in welcoming these three amazing new middle grade releases.

The Lost Year: A Survival Story of the Ukrainian Famine by Katherine Marsh (January 17, 2023)

Thirteen-year-old Matthew is miserable. His journalist father is overseas and he and his mother have moved in with his one-hundred-year-old grandmother. But then he finds an old black and white photo of her that reveals a family secret and a courageous story of survival.

The Infinite Questions of Dottie Bing by Molly B. Burnham (January 17, 2023)

Ten-year-old Dottie is a problem solver. But when her Grandpa Walter comes to stay and has a broken heart because Grandma died, she must figure out how to heal a broken heart.

The Many Fortunes of Maya by Nicole D. Collier (January 24, 2023)

Maya uses her “wheel of fortune” (a cardboard circle covered with the small slips of paper from fortune cookies) when she needs answers to tough questions like when will Daddy move back home. Can she learn write her own fortune?