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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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Wired
By (author): Sigmund Brouwer
ISBN: 9781459827363
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 120
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, Keegan must snowboard to safety.
Camp Wild
By (author): Pam Withers
ISBN: 9781459827387
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 112
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, Wilf figures he's too old for summer camp and plots his escape.
Pigboy
By (author): Vicki Grant
ISBN: 9781459827516
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 112
Price: $10.95
A school field trip to a heritage farm turns dangerous when an escaped convict appears on the scene.
Oh Brother
By (author): Sonya Spreen Bates
ISBN: 9781459824331
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, Lauren is worried what will happen when her new friends realize her brother is disabled.
The Ride Home
By (author): Gail Anderson-Dargatz
ISBN: 9781459821422
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, thirteen-year-old Mark adjusts to long rides on the school bus after moving to a small town to live with his grandmother.
On the Rocks
By (author): Eric Walters
ISBN: 9781459823648
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, fourteen-year-old Dylan, sent to live on a remote island with his estranged grandfather, discovers a stranded orca.
World's Worst Parrot
By (author): Alice Kuipers
ISBN: 9781459823754
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, Ava’s life suddenly becomes very complicated when she inherits a troublesome African gray Parrot.
Who is Tanksy?
By (author): Bev Katz Rosenbaum
ISBN: 9781459820852
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, fourteen-year-old Tanya is a secret rebel graffiti artist.
Double Trouble
By (author): Joanne Levy
ISBN: 9781459821330
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, twelve-year-old Victoria pretends she has an identical twin sister.
Iggy's World
By (author): Gail Anderson-Dargatz
ISBN: 9781459821392
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, Iggy embarrasses his family with his internet podcast.
Just Three
ISBN: 9781459821699
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, thirteen-year-old twins Rory and Jillian try to get their father to consider dating.
Kung Fu Master
By (author): Marty Chan
ISBN: 9781459822467
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, everyone assumes Jon Wong is a martial arts expert because he's Chinese.
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