Orca Currents through December 2019: Short, high-interest novels for middle-school readers

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    Series: Orca Currents Who is Tanksy? Paperback Bev Katz Rosenbaum 9781459820852 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 9 - 12 Aug 27, 2019
    Fourteen-year-old Tanya Kofsky is invisible. She hates that no one listens to her, at home or at her new school. So as student elections get underway, Tanya starts secretly painting controversial images on the walls of the school. Soon everyone is talking about this amazing artist with a lot to say. The election results turn out to be a catalyst for more rebellion. And not just from students. Teachers, tired of the principal's authoritarian leadership, start promoting self-expression. Even the lunch ladies join in, ignoring the strictly control... + Read More
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    Series: Orca Currents Double Trouble Paperback Joanne Levy 9781459821330 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 9 - 12 Aug 27, 2019
    Victoria Adelman is lonely. Her best friend has moved away, leaving her to spend the summer alone. One day, on her way home from a bat mitzvah, she meets Jazzy, her next-door neighbors’ granddaughter. Tori hopes her friendless status is about to change. Later, in her garden, she meets Jazzy again, but Jazzy doesn’t recognize the filthy, smelly girl as the one she met earlier. In a moment of insecurity, Tori tells Jazzy that the girl she met before was her twin sister, Vicky. Tori is sure she can fake being that girl in the dress—it’s only f... + Read More
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    Series: Orca Currents Just Three Paperback Lorna Schultz Nicholson 9781459821699 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 9 - 12 Aug 27, 2019
    Before Rory and Jillian's mother died two years ago, she hired Rebecca to be the family housekeeper. But Rebecca is a terrible cook and not so great at housework either. The weird lunches and laundry disasters drive the twins crazy. One day Jillian catches her father flirting with Rebecca and decides it's time to find him a girlfriend. Rory disagrees. But eventually he goes along with the idea, and they create a profile for their father on an online dating site. Dad is very reluctant, but Jillian gets him to agree to go on three dates before gi... + Read More
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    Series: Orca Currents Kung Fu Master Paperback Marty Chan 9781459822467 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 9 - 12 Aug 27, 2019
    Everyone assumes that because he's Chinese, Jon Wong must be good at math and science and a first-class nerd. No matter how hard he tries, he can't seem to shake the stereotypes. After a kung fu action movie, Jon and his best buddy pretend to be martial-arts warriors. Word soon spreads that Jon is a kung fu master, and the kids begin to treat him differently. Rather than correct the mistake, Jon plays up the role and basks in the positive attention from his classmates. But when the school bully challenges him to prove his skills, Jon must figur... + Read More
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    Series: Orca Currents Iggy's World Paperback Gail Anderson-Dargatz 9781459821392 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 9 - 12 Aug 27, 2019
    Fourteen-year-old Iggy comes from a famous family. Well, sort of. His dad directs a cheesy sci-fi Web series, his mom writes for it, and his sister has a successful YouTube channel. Iggy doesn’t have the acting bug, so he feels like an outsider. Wanting to prove himself, Iggy starts his own podcast about what interests him: insects. But it’s not until Iggy embarrasses his famous sister on air that his podcast really takes off. He’s thrilled with his own success, until she fires back. Now it’s all-out war. Iggy’s World is an exploration ... + Read More
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    Series: Orca Currents Death by Airship Paperback Arthur Slade 9781459818705 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Jan 29, 2019
    Prince Conn will never be king. And that's just fine with him. He's ninth in line for the pirate throne and is quite happy to sail the skies in his airship with his crew of cheery misfits, plundering as they go. But one by one his siblings are being murdered, in tragic fires, violent cannon attacks or mysterious poisonings. Soon all fingers are pointing toward Conn as the mastermind. To prove his innocence, Conn must make his way to Skull Island, navigating his airship through a gauntlet of villains, explosions and betrayals. Can he reach his f... + Read More
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    Series: Orca Currents Tick Tock Terror Paperback Melanie Jackson 9781459819559 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Jan 29, 2019
    Conor loves to climb. So when the crusty old manager of a thrill ride based on Edgar Allan Poe's "The Pit and the Pendulum" challenges Conor to scale the ride in the dark of night and hide a package at the top, he foolishly accepts. But it isn't long before he realizes that he is now involved in something far more dangerous. What is in the package, and what does it have to do with Edgar Allan Poe? And why is the town bully so terrified of the old man? The more Conor learns, the deeper in trouble he gets.
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    Series: Orca Currents Embrace the Chicken Paperback Mahtab Narsimhan 9781459819733 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Jan 29, 2019
    Even though she only left Mumbai a few months ago, Shivani isn't feeling like such an outsider anymore. She likes her new school. She finally has a best friend. But when her mother volunteers for the school's annual fundraiser, Shivani is sure she will completely embarrass her. Especially if she cooks one of the "stinky" dishes that Shivani loves but is too ashamed to eat in front of her friends. On the day of the fair, the moment Shivani walks into the gym she knows her worst fears have come true: the unmistakable scent of Indian spices is in ... + Read More
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    Series: Orca Currents Room 555 Paperback Cristy Watson 9781459820586 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Jan 29, 2019
    Fourteen-year-old Roonie loves hip-hop almost as much as she loves her grandmother. She cannot wait to compete in her school's dance competition. But as her grandmother's health deteriorates, Roonie becomes more and more reluctant to visit her in the care home. These feelings of guilt and frustration cause Roonie to mess things up with her hip-hop dance partner and best friend, Kira. But while doing some volunteer hours in the hospital geriatric ward, Roonie meets an active senior recovering from a bad fall. Their shared love of dance and the w... + Read More
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    Series: Orca Currents Unity Club Paperback Karen Spafford-Fitz 9781459817241 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Aug 28, 2018
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    Series: Orca Currents Running Behind Paperback Sylvia Taekema 9781459817982 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Aug 28, 2018
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    Series: Orca Currents Wildfire Paperback Deb Loughead 9781459818101 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Aug 28, 2018
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    Series: Orca Currents In the Buff Paperback Vicki Grant 9781459818828 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Aug 28, 2018
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    Series: Orca Currents Shadow Paperback Mere Joyce 9781459816442 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Jan 30, 2018
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    Series: Orca Currents Winter Road Paperback Kristin Butcher 9781459815506 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Jan 16, 2018
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    Series: Orca Currents Medusa's Scream Paperback Melanie Jackson 9781459814417 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Nov 07, 2017
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    Series: Orca Currents Gold Paperback John Wilson 9781459814813 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Oct 24, 2017
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    Series: Orca Currents Camped Out Paperback Daphne Greer 9781459815414 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Oct 10, 2017
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    Series: Orca Currents Payback Paperback Deb Loughead 9781459814691 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Sep 26, 2017
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    Series: Orca Currents Jungle Jitters Paperback Lisa Dalrymple 9781459813496 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Mar 28, 2017
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    Series: Orca Currents Bullies Rule Paperback Monique Polak 9781459814387 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Feb 21, 2017
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    Series: Orca Currents Quiz Queens Paperback K.L. Denman 9781459813960 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Feb 14, 2017
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    Series: Orca Currents Food Freak Paperback Alex Van Tol 9781459813397 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Jan 24, 2017
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    Series: Orca Currents Death Drop Paperback Melanie Jackson 9781459811928 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Oct 25, 2016
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    Series: Orca Currents Shatterproof Paperback Jocelyn Shipley 9781459813618 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Oct 11, 2016
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    Series: Orca Currents Taz's Recipe Paperback Diane Tullson 9781459810358 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Sep 13, 2016
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    Series: Orca Currents Bungee Jump Paperback Pam Withers 9781459812161 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Aug 30, 2016
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    Series: Orca Currents Camp Disaster Paperback Frieda Wishinsky 9781459811140 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Apr 26, 2016
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    Series: Orca Currents Leggings Revolt Paperback Monique Polak 9781459811898 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Apr 19, 2016
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    Series: Orca Currents On Cue Paperback Cristy Watson 9781459811058 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Mar 22, 2016
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    Lost Paperback John Wilson 9781459811959 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Mar 22, 2016
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    Series: Orca Currents Three Good Things Paperback Lois Peterson 9781459809857 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Nov 03, 2015
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    Series: Orca Currents Bad Business Paperback Diane Dakers 9781459809697 $9.95 USD JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Oct 06, 2015
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    Series: Orca Currents Eye Sore Paperback Melanie Jackson 9781459807716 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 May 01, 2015
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    Series: Orca Currents Chick: Lister Paperback Alex Van Tol 9781459810006 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Apr 01, 2015
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    Series: Orca Currents Rise of the Zombie Scarecrows Paperback Deb Loughead 9781459809963 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Apr 01, 2015
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    Series: Orca Currents Siege Paperback Jacqueline Pearce 9781459807518 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Oct 01, 2014
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    Series: Orca Currents Alibi Paperback Kristin Butcher 9781459807679 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Oct 01, 2014
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    Series: Orca Currents The Big Apple Effect Paperback Christy Goerzen 9781459807389 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Sep 01, 2014
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    Series: Orca Currents Hate Mail Paperback Monique Polak 9781459807754 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Sep 01, 2014
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    Series: Orca Currents Cabin Girl Paperback Kristin Butcher 9781459806498 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Apr 01, 2014
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    Bones Paperback John Wilson 9781459806986 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Apr 01, 2014
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    Series: Orca Currents Ace's Basement Paperback Ted Staunton 9781459804371 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Oct 01, 2013
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    Series: Orca Currents Caught in the Act Paperback Deb Loughead 9781459804968 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Oct 01, 2013
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    Series: Orca Currents Tampered Paperback Michele Martin Bossley 9781459803565 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Sep 01, 2013
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    Series: Orca Currents Caching In Paperback Kristin Butcher 9781459802322 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Apr 01, 2013
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    Stolen Paperback John Wilson 9781459803756 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Apr 01, 2013
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    Series: Orca Currents FaceSpace Paperback Adrian Chamberlain 9781459801509 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Mar 01, 2013
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    Series: Orca Currents Vanish Paperback Karen Spafford-Fitz 9781459803497 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Mar 01, 2013
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    Series: Orca Currents Oracle Paperback Alex Van Tol 9781459801325 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Oct 01, 2012
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    Series: Orca Currents Disconnect Paperback Lois Peterson 9781459801431 $9.95 JUVENILE FICTION Grade (CAN) from 4 - 7 Oct 01, 2012

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