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Orca Currents are short, high-interest novels with contemporary themes written specifically for middle-school students reading below grade level. Reading levels from grade 2.0 to 5.0. Interest level ages 10–14. Learn more about the Orca Currents series.

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Beyond Repair
By (author): Lois Peterson
ISBN: 9781459827523
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 120
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest accessible novel for middle readers, Cam, grieving over the death of his father, becomes worried he is being stalked.
Chick: Lister
By (author): Alex Van Tol
ISBN: 9781459828223
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest accessible novel for middle readers, fourteen-year-old Chick struggles with obsessive-compulsive disorder and his father’s expectations.
Death Drop
By (author): Melanie Jackson
ISBN: 9781459828230
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, Zeke gets caught up in a mystery involving a missing child, a thrill ride and a priceless piece of art.
Swiped
By (author): Michele Martin Bossley
ISBN: 9781459828247
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest accessible novel for middle readers, Trevor and his friends try to figure out who is behind the theft of a valuable hockey book.
Haunted Hospital
By (author): Marty Chan
ISBN: 9781459826205
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, four young teens find themselves in serious danger during a role-playing game in a supposedly abandoned hospital.
Jelly Roll
By (author): Mere Joyce
ISBN: 9781459826298
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 120
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, fourteen-year-old Jenny is looking forward to her March Break retreat. But then she finds out that the boy who bullies her at school is going too.
Fish Out of Water
By (author): Joanne Levy
ISBN: 9781459826595
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, a twelve-year-old boy is frustrated that he’s not able to do the things he loves because they’re too “girly.”
Pia's Plans
By (author): Alice Kuipers
ISBN: 9781459823785
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 112
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest accessible novel for middle readers, Pia has been desperately trying to make sure everything is perfect ever since her parents separated.
Out of Season
By (author): Kari Jones
ISBN: 9781459827325
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 112
Price: $10.95
Fourteen-year-old Maya uses her kayaking skills to save a family of sea otters from poachers.
Mirror Image
By (author): K.L. Denman
ISBN: 9781459827332
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $10.95
Inspired by a school art project and a new friend, Sable learns to look beneath the surface of an image.
Sudden Impact
By (author): Lesley Choyce
ISBN: 9781459827349
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 120
Price: $10.95
Tina needs to find a donor to save Kurt's life.
Cabin Girl
By (author): Kristin Butcher
ISBN: 9781459827356
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 120
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, Bailey learns about workplace bullying at her summer job.
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