Main Characters with Moxie

As a kid, nothing sucked me into a book more than a main character with an excessive dose of moxie; the characters with guts, and grit, and determination. (Most times, the characters were pretty funny, too!) Those books always had me turning the page quicker than I could read. So, here’s a list of middle-grade books starring characters with moxie sure to get your young reader burning through books faster than a forest fire.