Teen Reads: Middle School

Middle school can be pretty tough. The homework's getting harder, your friends are pairing off (dating? really?), and that pimple couldn't wait until AFTER picture day. Sometimes the only help is a great book. Escape into these stories - the homework and the pimple will still be there after the last page.

I Kill the Mockingbird

- Paul Acampora

George Washington, Spymaster

- Thomas B. Allen



Revenge of the Witch 

- Joseph Delaney
Book 1 in the Last Apprentice Series.


The London Eye Mystery

- Siobhan Dowd


The House of the Scorpion

- Nancy Farmer

The adventure continues in The Lord of Opium.


- Tony Abbott



The Ruins of Gorlan

- John Flanagan
Book 1 in the Rangers Apprentice series.


- Carl Hiassen


- Anthony Horowitz
Book 1 in the Alex Rider series.


The Crossover

- Kwame Alexander

The Night Gardener

- Jonathan Auxier

West of the Moon

- Margi Preus

Hattie Big Sky

- Kirby Larson

The adventure continues in Hattie Ever After.

Tesla's Attic

- Neal Shusterman

Black Duck cover

Black Duck

- Janet Taylor Lisle



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