Orca Book Publishers

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  • Nonfiction contemporary books aimed at middle-school readers
  • At-level nonfiction for ages 8-12
  • Themes include the environment, energy and food production
This collection includes 11 titles. For descriptions of each title, go to the Orca Series, Orca Footprints category on the left.

Deep Roots
Down to Earth
Every Last Drop
A Fair Deal
Let's Eat
Pedal It!
Pocket Change
Take Shelter
Trash Talk
What's the Buzz?

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