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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.

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Alien Road
ISBN: 9781459826984
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest accessible novel for middle readers, thirteen-year-old Ridge goes on a boat trip through the legendary Bermuda Triangle.
The Wherewood
By (author): Gabrielle Prendergast
ISBN: 9781459828049
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest accessible novel for middle-grade readers, 14-year-old Blue Jasper goes on another Faerie Woods adventure, to the Wherewood, the forest of lost things.
Kylie the Magnificent
ISBN: 9781459828070
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest accessible novel for middle-grade readers, amateur magician Kylie has to work hard to be taken seriously.
Agent Angus
ISBN: 9781459830844
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest accessible novel for middle readers, Angus and his best friend, Shahid, try to track down a thief.
Cheat
ISBN: 9781459830820
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 112
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest accessible novel for middle readers, Laurel investigates a cheating scam at her high school.
Jungle Jitters
ISBN: 9781459830851
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $10.95
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.
Stolen
ISBN: 9781459830813
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest accessible novel for middle readers, fifteen-year-old Sam uncovers a mystery while treasure-hunting on the Australian coast.
The Crosswood
By (author): Gabrielle Prendergast
ISBN: 9781459826625
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 120
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest accessible novel for middle-grade readers, 14-year-old Blue Jasper must enter the enchanted Crosswood when his twin siblings are kidnapped by a Faerie king.
Finders Keepers
By (author): Melanie McFarlane
ISBN: 9781459827691
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest accessible novel for middle readers, Macy discovers a mermaid in the prairie lake near her home.
Bones
By (author): John Wilson
ISBN: 9781459821903
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 120
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest accessible novel for middle readers, Sam and Annabel learn about paleontology while solving a mystery.
Nine Doors
By (author): Vicki Grant
ISBN: 9781459827424
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 112
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest accessible novel for middle readers, Emery and Richard discover there can be serious consequences to scaring your neighbors.
Embrace the Chicken
By (author): Mahtab Narsimhan
ISBN: 9781459827431
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 120
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest accessible novel for middle readers, Shivani is horrified when her mother volunteers to cook traditional Indian food for her school's annual fundraiser.
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