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Hello.  I am looking for middle grade novels that are divided into three or four sections, in addition to shorter chapters.  I know the "Redwall" books by Brian Jacques are like that, but I can't think of any others.  If you know of any additional middle grade novels that are divided into three or four sections, please let me know their titles.  Thanks!
#1 - March 09, 2015, 08:21 AM

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Wonder by R.J. Palacio comes to mind, but each section has a different POV so it might not be what you need.

Do you have any particular genre in mind--contemporary, fantasy, sci-fi...?
#2 - March 09, 2015, 10:10 AM
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Fantasy, because that's the genre of the middle grade novel I'm working on now, which is divided into three sections. 
Sorry, I should have mentioned that before.
I will check out Wonder, though.  I've heard it's a great book.  Thanks.
#3 - March 09, 2015, 10:30 AM
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I can't think of any off hand in MG, but for fantasies in general, dividing books into three sections or acts seems very common. For example, over the weekend I read SWORD, a YA fantasy by Amy Bai that reminds me of Robin McKinley, and I believe it had three sections. For that matter, I think Robin McKinley uses that structure for many of her books.
#4 - March 09, 2015, 11:19 AM
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THE BOOK DRAGON, Sterling, October 2, 2018
MIRA FORECASTS THE FUTURE, Sterling, 2016

Tall Story by Candy Gourlay is a realistic / magical realism MG novel divided into three parts.

I'm sure there's plenty of others. I just know about Tall Story for sure because I taught it this past year.
#5 - March 09, 2015, 03:18 PM
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Hi Lily! Here are a few:

The Mistmantle Chronicles, by Margaret McAllister
Enchanted Forest Chronicles, by Patricia C. Wrede
The Deptford Mice, by Robin Jarvis
Dimwood Forest, by Avi
The Chronicles of Prydain, by Lloyd Alexander
Guardians of Ga'Hoole, by Kathryn Lasky
Magic Shop, by Bruce Coville

Hope it helps! Have a great week!
#6 - August 24, 2015, 05:40 AM

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I'm reading one right now! The Hero's Guide to Storming the Castle by Christopher Healy. It's MG Fantasy (SUPER funny and clever), and split into 3 parts, each part having many chapters. It's the 2nd book in the series and I'm failing to recall if the 1st book (The Hero's Guide to Saving Your Kingdom) follows the same structure or not...
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