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Timmy Failure
Mistakes Were Made
Stephan Pastis - Apr 14, 2015 (first published in 2013)
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Want to aspire to greatness? Check out this new edition of Timmy Failure’s first adventure—featuring the bonus section “How to Draw Timmy and Total.”   He may be clueless, but the comically self-confident Timmy Failure is CEO of the best detective agency in town, perhaps even the nation. Now Timmy’s legion of fans are invited to set off on their ow...
El Deafo
Cece Bell - Sep 02, 2014
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Starting at a new school is scary, even more so with a giant hearing aid strapped to your chest! At her old school, everyone in Cece's class was deaf. Here she is different. She is sure the kids are staring at the Phonic Ear, the powerful aid that will help her hear her teacher. Too bad it also seems certain to repel potential friends. Then Cece ma...
The Brilliant World of Tom Gates
L Pichon - Aug 04, 2015 (first published in 2014)
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The top-selling U.K. series for middle-grade readers now crosses the pond!Meet Tom Gates. When his teachers don’t have their beady eyes on him, he likes to draw pictures and write about stuff, like last summer’s worst camping vacation ever (five merits!), or how much he hates sitting next to nosy Marcus Meldrew, the most annoying boy at school. All...
The Terrible Two
Mac Barnett - Oct 03, 2017 (first published in 2015)
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Miles Murphy is not happy to be moving to Yawnee Valley, a sleepy town thats famous for one thing and one thing only: cows. In his old school, everyone knew him as the towns best prankster, but Miles quickly discovers that Yawnee Valley already has a prankster, and a great one. If Miles is going to take the title from this mystery kid, he is going ...
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The Last Kids on Earth
Max Brallier - Aug 08, 2019 (first published in 2015)
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Ever since the monster apocalypse hit town, average thirteen year old Jack Sullivan has been living in his tree house, which he's armed to the teeth with catapults and a moat, not to mention video games and an endless supply of Oreos and Mountain Dew scavenged from abandoned stores. But Jack alone is no match for the hoards of Zombies and Winged Wr...
Roller Girl
Victoria Jamieson - Mar 10, 2015
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For fans of Raina Telgemeier’s Smile, a heartwarming graphic novel about friendship and surviving junior high through the power of roller derby. Twelve-year-old Astrid has always done everything with her best friend Nicole. So when Astrid signs up for roller derby camp, she assumes Nicole will too. But Nicole signs up for dance camp with a new frie...
I Funny
A Middle School Story
James Patterson - Jan 26, 2015 (first published in 2012)
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In James Patterson's heartwarming #1 New York Times bestseller, middle schooler Jamie Grimm faces bullying and self-doubt as he chases his dream to become the world's greatest comedian.Jamie Grimm is a middle schooler on a mission: he wants to become the world's greatest standup comedian, even if he doesn't have a lot to laugh about these days. He'...
The Misadventures of Max Crumbly 1
Locker Hero (1)
Rachel Renée Russell - Jun 07, 2016
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A brand-new series from #1 New York Times bestselling Dork Diaries author Rachel Renee Russell! Introducing Max Crumbly!Max Crumbly is about to face the scariest place he’s ever been: South Ridge Middle School. There’s a lot that’s great about his new school, but there’s also one big problem—Doug, the school bully whose hobby is stuffing Max in his...
Accidental Trouble Magnet
Book 1 (Planet Omar)
Zanib Mian - Apr 18, 2019
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*Previously published as 'THE MUSLIMS', this was the winner of the Little Rebels Award in June 2018. The text has been revised, expanded and re-illustrated.*Welcome, readers, to the imaginative brain of Omar! You might not know me yet, but once you open the pages of this book you'll laugh so hard that snot will come out of your nose (plus you might...
Lydia and Julie are best friends with one goal: to crack the code of popularity. Lydia’s the bold one: aspiring theater star, stick-fighting enthusiast, and human guinea pig. Julie’s the shy one: observer and artist, accidental field hockey jock, and faithful recorder. In this notebook they write down their observations and carry out experiments to...
The Tapper Twins Go to War
Geoff Rodkey - May 03, 2016 (first published in 2015)
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This bestselling first book in the Tapper Twins series is a hilariously authentic showcase of what it's like to be in middle school in our digitally-saturated world, told as a colorful "oral history" with photos, screenshots, text messages, chat logs, and online gaming digital art. Twelve-year-old twins, Claudia and Reese, who couldn't be more dif...
The 13-Storey Treehouse[Jan 29, 2015] Griffiths, Andy and Denton, Terry by Andy Griffiths
The 13-Story Treehouse by Andy Griffiths
Middle School, The Worst Years of My Life by James Patterson
Harriet the Spy by Louise Fitzhugh
Stick Dog by Tom Watson
The Adventures of Captain Underpants by Dav Pilkey
Dragonbreath #1 by Ursula Vernon
The World of Norm 1 by Jonathan Meres
The Strange Case of Origami Yoda by Tom Angleberger
Stanford Wong Flunks Big-time by Lisa Yee
Alvin Ho by Lenore Look
Big Nate by Lincoln Peirce
Rebound by Kwame Alexander
The Crossover by Kwame Alexander
Booked by Kwame Alexander
Wayside School Boxed Set by Louis Sachar
Big Nate by Lincoln Peirce
Diary of a 6th Grade Ninja by Marcus Emerson
Wonderstruck by Brian Selznick
Nimona by Noelle Stevenson
Sideways Stories from Wayside School by Louis Sachar
Jacky Ha-Ha by James Patterson
Treasure Hunters by James Patterson
Dork Diaries by
Big Nate Triple Play Box Set by Lincoln Peirce
Diary of a Wimpey Kid by Jeff Kinney
Bird & Squirrel On Ice by James Burks
Phoebe and Her Unicorn by Dana Simpson
Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid by Jeff Kinney
Max and the Midknights by Lincoln Peirce
The Origami Yoda Files by Tom Angleberger
Adventures in Cartooning by James Sturm
The Big Sparkly Box of Unicorn Magic by Dana Simpson
Roll with It by Jamie Sumner
Diary of a Wimpy Kid 12 Books Complete Collection Set NewDiary Of a Wimpy Kid,Rodrick Rules,The Last Straw,Dog Days,The Ugly Truth,Cabin Fever,The Third Wheel,Hard Luck,The Long Haul,Old School..etc by Jeff Kinney
Mal and Chad by Stephen McCranie
Hamster Princess by Ursula Vernon
Get to Work, Hercules! by Kate McMullan
The Bolds by Julian Clary
Grossology by Sylvia Branzei
Planet Stan by Elaine Wickson
Galactic Hot Dogs 1 by Max Brallier
Patterson, James Middle School 6 Books Collection Pack Set by James Patterson
Rule the School by Vordak the Incomprehensible
School! by Kate McMullan
The Amelia Rules! Collection by Jimmy Gownley
Cartoon Kid - Supercharged! by Jeremy Strong
Zita the Spacegirl by Ben Hatke
Knucklehead by Jon Scieszka
All's Faire in Middle School by Victoria Jamieson
Spud by John van de Ruit
Squids Will Be Squids by Jon Scieszka
Fortunately, the Milk by Neil Gaiman
The Hero's Guide to Saving Your Kingdom by Christopher Healy
You're a Bad Man, Mr Gum! by Andy Stanton
Sam Wu Is Not Afraid of Ghosts by Katie Tsang
Winger by Andrew Smith
The Whole World's Crazy by Jimmy Gownley
Stick Cat by Tom Watson
Lunch Lady and the Cyborg Substitute by Jarrett J. Krosoczka
Amelia's Notebook by Marissa Moss
The Croc Ate My Homework by Stephan Pastis
Frankie Pickle and the Closet of Doom by Eric Wight
The Sweetest Heist in History by Octavia Spencer
I Am Not a Loser by Jim Smith
The Twits by Roald Dahl
From the Notebooks of a Middle School Princess by Meg Cabot
Buckle and Squash by Sarah Courtauld
Justin Case by Rachel Vail
Charlie Joe Jackson's Guide to Not Reading by Tommy Greenwald
Doctor Proctor's Fart Powder by Jo Nesbo
The Worst Class Trip Ever by Dave Barry
NERDS by Michael Buckley
My Big Fat Zombie Goldfish by Mo O'Hara
How to Train Your Dragon by Cressida Cowell
Flora and Ulysses by Kate DiCamillo
The Case of the Time-Capsule Bandit by Octavia Spencer
Waylon! One Awesome Thing by Sara Pennypacker
Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong by Prudence Shen
Fake Mustache by Tom Angleberger
My Life as a Book by Janet Tashjian
Jake the Fake Keeps it Real by Craig Robinson
Middle School Is Worse Than Meatloaf by Jennifer L. Holm
Hubert Horatio by Lauren Child
The Princess Diaries by Meg Cabot
Poop Fountain! by Tom Angleberger
Shredderman by Wendelin Van Draanen
Sacred Heart by Liz Suburbia
Millicent Min, Girl Genius by Lisa Yee
How to Eat Fried Worms by Thomas Rockwell
The Geek's Guide to Unrequited Love by Sarvenaz Tash
Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key by Jack Gantos
Cosmic Commandos by Christopher Eliopoulos
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl by Jesse Andrews
Luke on the Loose by Harry Bliss
Luke on the Loose by Harry Bliss