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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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Blob
By (author): Frieda Wishinsky
ISBN: 9781554691814
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
HL510L
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
Eve is overweight, and her self-image is suffering until she joins a mentoring program and learns to accept herself the way she is.
Bones
By (author): John Wilson
ISBN: 9781459806986
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
In this high-interest accessible novel for middle readers, Sam and Annabel learn about paleontology while solving a mystery.
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.
Branded
By (author): Eric Walters
ISBN: 9781554692675
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
HL600L
Pages: 136
Price: $9.95
Ian learns that the company that makes the uniforms for his school is reputed to use child labor.
Bullies Rule
By (author): Monique Polak
ISBN: 9781459814387
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 136
Price: $9.95
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.
Bungee Jump
By (author): Pam Withers
ISBN: 9781459812161
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
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.
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.
Caching In
By (author): Kristin Butcher
ISBN: 9781459802322
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
HL580L
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
Eric and his best friend, Chris, find themselves on a high-stakes geocaching treasure hunt.
Camp Disaster
By (author): Frieda Wishinsky
ISBN: 9781459811140
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 120
Price: $9.95
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.
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.
Camped Out
By (author): Daphne Greer
ISBN: 9781459815414
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, Max can only go to summer camp if he takes his autistic brother with him.
Caught in the Act
By (author): Deb Loughead
ISBN: 9781459804968
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
Dylan is the suspect in a string of robberies in a cottage community.
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