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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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121 Express
By (author): Monique Polak
ISBN: 9781551439761
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
HL620L
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
Lucas enjoys his status as a troublemaker on the school bus until the consequences become serious.
2020 Orca Currents Essential Collection
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ISBN: 2315
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $248.75
Short, high-interest novels with contemporary themes written specifically for middle-school students reading below grade level. Includes 25 bestselling paperbacks.
2020 Orca Currents New Titles
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ISBN: 2314
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $83.60
Short, high-interest novels with contemporary themes written specifically for middle-school students reading below grade level. Includes 8 most recent paperbacks.
Ace's Basement
By (author): Ted Staunton
ISBN: 9781459804371
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 112
Price: $9.95
Ace learns about Internet bullying while trying to get a music career off the ground.
Agent Angus
By (author): K.L. Denman
ISBN: 9781459801035
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
Angus and his best friend, Shahid, two smart misfits, embark on a criminal investigation with comedic results.
Alibi
By (author): Kristin Butcher
ISBN: 9781459807679
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 120
Price: $9.95
Christine wants to help her aunt by catching the thief who has been targeting a small tourist town.
Bad Business
By (author): Diane Dakers
ISBN: 9781459809697
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
Lindy takes advantage of an elderly woman she works for.
Bear Market
By (author): Michele Martin Bossley
ISBN: 9781554692200
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
HL550L
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
While volunteering at the local zoo, Robyn, Nick and Trevor learn about a bear poaching operation and set about solving another mystery.
Benched
By (author): Cristy Watson
ISBN: 9781554694082
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
HL560L
Pages: 136
Price: $9.95
Cody and his friends get caught up in gang activity when they steal a park bench.
Beyond Repair
By (author): Lois Peterson
ISBN: 9781459827523
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 120
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest accessible novel for middle readers, Cam, grieving over the death of his father, becomes worried he is being stalked.
Bio-pirate
By (author): Michele Martin Bossley
ISBN: 9781551438931
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
HL570L
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
Three amateur sleuths learn about biological piracy in their pursuit of stolen research.
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.
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