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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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Camped Out
By (author): Daphne Greer
ISBN: 9781459815438
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $8.99
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, Max can only go to summer camp if he takes his autistic brother with him.
Payback
By (author): Deb Loughead
ISBN: 9781459814714
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $8.99
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, Dylan witnesses a crime but is worried about speaking up.
Jungle Jitters
By (author): Lisa Dalrymple
ISBN: 9781459813519
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $8.99
In this high-interest accessible novel for middle readers, Tate goes on a school trip to the Amazon, where he must confront his worst fears.
Bullies Rule
By (author): Monique Polak
ISBN: 9781459814400
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $8.99
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, Daniel is forced to examine his own behavior after the teasing of a classmate gets out of hand.
Quiz Queens
By (author): K.L. Denman
ISBN: 9781459813991
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $8.99
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, boy-crazy Kiara convinces studious Jane to create a questionnaire to help find her soulmate.
Food Freak
By (author): Alex Van Tol
ISBN: 9781459813410
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $8.99
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, Dani is mortified by her father’s public rants about the dangers of processed foods.
Death Drop
By (author): Melanie Jackson
ISBN: 9781459811942
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $8.99
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.
Shatterproof
By (author): Jocelyn Shipley
ISBN: 9781459813632
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $8.99
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, thirteen-year-old Nate gets caught up in a money-making scam based on his resemblance to a celebrity.
Taz's Recipe
By (author): Diane Tullson
ISBN: 9781459811881
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $8.99
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, fourteen-year-old Taz is dealing with her parents’ divorce and trying to win a cooking competition.
Bungee Jump
By (author): Pam Withers
ISBN: 9781459812185
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $8.99
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, thirteen-year-old Chris is setting up a commercial bungee jump on a historical island that was once the site of a hospital for children with leprosy.
Camp Disaster
By (author): Frieda Wishinsky
ISBN: 9781459811164
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $8.99
In this high-interest novel for young readers, Charlotte has to find a way to stand up to bullies at summer camp without becoming a target herself.
Leggings Revolt
By (author): Monique Polak
ISBN: 9781459811911
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $8.99
In this high-interest novel for young readers, Eric and his friends learn about gender equality when they attend a new high school with a strict dress code.
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