Spooky stories have become more popular among middle grade readers. It’s a way for them to use their own ghostly imaginations without all the gory details shown in the movies. Here is a list of the Mafia’s favorite spine-chilling MG stories just in time for Halloween. Doll Bones by Holly Black Took: A Ghost Story …

We, in the Middle Grade Mafia, are proud members of Southern Breeze, the regional chapter of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI). We have the best SCBWI chapter in the world. (Hey, you want to brag about your chapter, write your own blog.) One reason Southern Breeze is …