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Orca Soundings are short, high-interest novels written specifically for teens. These edgy stories with compelling characters and gripping storylines are ones they will want to read. Reading levels from grade 2.0 to 4.5; Interest level ages 12+.

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Knifepoint
By (author): Alex Van Tol
ISBN: 9781554693054
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
HL610L
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
Jill is enduring a brutal summer job on a mountain ranch, guiding wannabe-cowboys on trail rides. On a solo ride with a handsome stranger she ends up in a fight for her life with no one to help her.
Kryptonite
By (author): Lesley Choyce
ISBN: 9781459816565
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
In this high-interest novel for teen readers, Jackson gets in over his head when he tries to save a girl from her drug-dealer boyfriend.
Last Ride
By (author): Laura Langston
ISBN: 9781554694167
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
HL460L
Pages: 136
Price: $9.95
Tom struggles to give up street racing after killing his best friend in a race.
Learning Seventeen
By (author): Brooke Carter
ISBN: 9781459815537
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
In this high-interest novel for teen readers, Jane finds her soulmate at a Baptist reform school.
Learning to Fly
By (author): Paul Yee
ISBN: 9781551439532
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
HL540L
Pages: 136
Price: $9.95
Sixteen-year-old Jason is a recent immigrant from China living in a close-minded town. Holding on to his friendship with a Native boy, also an outsider, Jason finds he needs to fight to belong and to find a new home.
Lockdown
By (author): Diane Tullson
ISBN: 9781551439167
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
HL550L
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
When a gunman is seen in the school, Adam and Zoe try to make it out alive.
Masked
By (author): Norah McClintock
ISBN: 9781554693641
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
HL650L
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
Rosie walks in on an armed robbery in her father's convenience store. Who is the masked man? And why does she think she knows him?
Mayan Murder
By (author): Martha Brack Martin
ISBN: 9781459819603
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
In this high-interest novel for teen readers, Tom and Kat get caught up in a kidnapping while in Mexico on spring break.
Middle Row
By (author): Sylvia Olsen
ISBN: 9781551438993
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
HL550L
Pages: 136
Price: $9.95
Amid racism and ignorance, Vince and Raedawn try to find out what happened to a missing classmate.
Mr. Universe
By (author): Arthur Slade
ISBN: 9781459826885
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest accessible novel for teen readers, Michael accidentally finds himself in an alternate universe being chased by scary lizard men in gray suits.
My Side
By (author): Norah McClintock
ISBN: 9781459805118
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
When Addy is publicly humiliated, it is terrible, but when she finds out her best friend was involved, it is almost unbearable.
My Time as Caz Hazard
By (author): Tanya Lloyd Kyi
ISBN: 9781551433196
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
HL700L
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
When Caz and Amanda's behavior seems to contribute to a classmate's suicide, Caz must take a long hard look at her life.
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