Kids Science Fiction

    • Iggy Loomis: Superkid in Training
      Jennifer Allison

      Just as Daniel is adjusting to sharing his room withIggy, his little brother, a strange boy with a big interest in bugs moves into their neighborhood, providing Daniel with a new friend but Iggy with some mutated DNA.

    • The Shrinking Race
      H. Badger

      While investigating the planet Colbalt and the tiny blue aliens living there, Kip learns that the Baltians were not always so little.

    • Cosmic
      Frank Cottrell Boyce

      Liam Digby is so unusually tall that people think he should act like an adult, which leads him to compete against adults for a chance to go into space.

    • The Haunted Library Series
      Dori Hillestad Butler

      When ghost boy Kaz's haunt is torn down and he is separated from his ghost family, he meets a real girl named Claire, who lives above the town library with her parents and her grandmother. Claire has a special ability to see ghosts when other humans cannot and she and Kaz quickly form a friendship.

    • The Girl Who Could Fly
      Victoria Forester

      When homeschooled farm girl Piper McCloud reveals her ability to fly, she is quickly taken to a secret government facility to be trained with other exceptional children, but she soon realizes that something is very wrong and begins working with brilliant and wealthy Conrad to escape.

    • Fortunately, the Milk
      Neil Gaiman

      When a father runs out to buy milk for his children's breakfast cereal, the last thing he expects is to be abducted by aliens, and he soon finds himself transported through time and space on an extraordinary adventure, where the fate of the universe depends on him and the milk--but will his children believe his wild story?

    • The Missing Series
      Margaret Peterson Haddix

      When thirteen-year-olds Jonah and Chip, who are both adopted, learn they were discovered on a plane that appeared out of nowhere, full of babies with no adults on board, they realize that they have uncovered a mystery involving time travel and two opposing forces, each trying to repair the fabric of time.

    • The Fourteenth Goldfish
      Jennifer L. Holm

      Ellie's scientist grandfather has discovered a way to reverse aging, and consequently has turned into a teenager--which makes for complicated relationships when he moves in with Ellie and her mother, his daughter.

    • Almost Super
      Marion Jensen

      Two brothers in a family of superheroes are forced to reexamine everything they knew about being superwhen the powers they receive are total duds and their enemy is revealed to be just like they are.

    • The Zombie Chasers Series
      John Kloepfer

      When zombies take over Phoenix, Arizona, Zack Clarke, his best friend Rice, and his older sister's mean friend Madison Miller team up to try to defeat the undead, or at least survive one another.

    • Pi in the Sky
      Wendy Mass

      Joss, the seventh son of the Supreme Overlord of the Universe, must team up with a human girl to re-create Earth, when the planet is accidentally erased from existence.

    • The 8th Continent
      Matt London

      Hoping to transform a giant floating garbage patch into a habitable eighth continent where people can escape an oppressive bureaucracy, Evie and Rick must race against time when a plastic-obsessed villainess tries to claim the continent to expand her power.

    • The Junkyard Bot
      C. J. Richards

      When George Gearing's personal robot Jackbot gets hit by a car, George rebuilds him into something amazing, only to have him disappear just as dark forces threaten the town, leaving George and his new friend Anne Droid to find out what happened.

    • Aliens on Vacation
      Clete Barrett Smith

      Unhappy at being sent to stay with his grandmother at the inn she operates, The Intergalactic Bed & Breakfast, Scrub discovers that each room is actually a portal to space and the inn's visitors arealiens who are vacationing on Earth.

    • 15 Minutes
      Steve Young

      Seventh-grader Casey Little is always late until he discovers a magic watch that takes him back in time, a trick he uses both on and off the football field.