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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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Crossbow
By (author): Dayle Campbell Gaetz
ISBN: 9781551438412
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
630L
Pages: 112
Price: $9.95
Matt discovers a stranger has been using the cabin he built.
Daredevil Club
By (author): Pam Withers
ISBN: 9781551436142
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
650L
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
Kip struggles to maintain his status as a daredevil despite his disability.
Death by Airship
By (author): Arthur Slade
ISBN: 9781459818705
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, Prince Conn must solve the mystery of who is killing off all the heirs to the pirate throne.
Disconnect
By (author): Lois Peterson
ISBN: 9781459801431
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 136
Price: $9.95
Fourteen-year-old Daria's addiction to technology creates serious problems in her life.
Dog Walker
By (author): Karen Spafford-Fitz
ISBN: 9781551435220
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
HL520L
Pages: 136
Price: $9.95
Turk's moneymaking scheme gets out of control.
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.
Embrace the Chicken
By (author): Mahtab Narsimhan
ISBN: 9781459819733
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, Shivani is horrified when her mother volunteers to cook traditional Indian food for her school's annual fundraiser.
Explore
By (author): Christy Goerzen
ISBN: 9781554691197
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
HL550L
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
Mike explores the world of outdoor recreation and discovers a new side of himself.
Eye Sore
By (author): Melanie Jackson
ISBN: 9781459807716
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
Chaz has to solve a mystery that threatens his father’s new business venture of operating a giant Ferris wheel.
FaceSpace
By (author): Adrian Chamberlain
ISBN: 9781459801509
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
HL480L
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
Fourteen-year-old Danny invents a fictitious friend in an effort to fit in at school.
Farmed Out
By (author): Christy Goerzen
ISBN: 9781554699100
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
HL570L
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
Fourteen-year-old Maddie, an artist with big-city dreams, is forced to volunteer on an organic farm.
Fast Slide
By (author): Melanie Jackson
ISBN: 9781554693429
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
HL510L
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
Clay Gibson, teen lifeguard, has to solve the mystery of the emptied register.
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