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Middle School: Get Me out of Here!

Middle School: Get Me out of Here!

By James Patterson
113 ratings86 reviews
  • books247
    books2473 stars
    When Swifty’s Diner burns to the ground, Rafe Khatchadorian’s mother is left job less so their only option is to move to the city and live in their grandmother’s house. When Rafe Khatchadorian starts 7th grade in a new school in the city called Cathedral; he starts a new mission, completely diffe...
House of Secrets

House of Secrets

By Chris Columbus, Ned Vizzini
34 ratings35 reviews
  • xxpish
    xxpish5 stars
    Here’s my review for House of Secrets. Enjoy! The Walker family is in a situation. Dr. Walker, the dad lost his job after cutting an eye shape into a patient’s chest with a knife at his hospital. Now they live in a small apartment, and are looking for a house. They find the huge Kristoff Hou...
Big Nate: Genius Mode

Big Nate: Genius Mode

By Lincoln Peirce
58 ratings60 reviews
  • tpwatermelon
    I like Big Nate books. I like them because they are written in French as well as English. I like how Nate changes the letters in his name to Neat, but in the book he is really very messy. If you like Diary of a Whimpy Kid, you will like Big Nate. The story is written as a comic strip (as says...
Patches Lost and Found

Patches Lost and Found

By Steven Kroll
4 ratings4 reviews
  • girl7apple
    girl7apple4 stars
    Jenny is a girl who likes to draw. She has a pet guinea pig. In school she has to write a story. She has a hard time because she only likes to draw pictures. When I am at school I only like to make up stories and not draw. Too bad I was not in this story book because then I could be in Jenny...
Freckle Juice

Freckle Juice

By Judy Blume
50 ratings50 reviews
  • edmodo-rmfw48pl5h
    Hi, i am going to tell you about a funny book called Freckle Juice,and it's by a women called Judy Blu-me. It's about Andrew Marcuse his classmate Nick had freckles and he wanted freckles and Sharon said i know how to get freckles and she said I will tell you for for 50 cents he said OK and the n...
The School for Good and Evil

The School for Good and Evil

By Soman Chainani
53 ratings89 reviews
  • rainbeaux
    rainbeaux4 stars
    Overall, I give this book 3.5 stars but, since there is no half I'll round up to 4. I thought 'The School for Good and Evil' was pretty good but it had some flaws. This book is about a place where all the fairytale characters are real and have children. (Very 'The Sisters Grimm' esc) They send...
Benny Breakiron #1: The Red Taxis

Benny Breakiron #1: The Red Taxis

By Peyo
17 ratings20 reviews
  • sparkling5
    sparkling54 stars
    This book was amazing. Benny reminds me of Superman. Benny, a sweet, loving boy, has to help his friend, taxi driver Mr. Dussilifard, from getting out of business because of a new taxi service. to me, this book was adorable and i couldnt wait to read it. the book also has a little mystery to it, ...
Everything You Need to Know About Snakes

Everything You Need to Know About Snakes

By DK Publishing
10 ratings11 reviews
  • girl7apple
    girl7apple3 stars
    This is a book about snakes. Each page gives a fact about a different kind of snake. Some pages tell you how all snakes are the same, like they all have fangs. Some pages tell you how some snakes are different, like if they live in water or up in a tree. There are other reptiles too. There a...
Power Rangers Super Samurai #1: Memory Short

Power Rangers Super Samurai #1: Memory Short

By Stefan Petrucha
9 ratings9 reviews
  • divyaolivia
    I am not really so fond of Power Rangers but since the book was at home I gave it a shot. I didn't really think it was amazing and all but I still did like. This book is mainly for boys and people who like action!
My Robots: The Robotic Genius of Lady Regina Bonquers III

My Robots: The Robotic Genius of Lady Regina Bonquers III

By Johan Olander
3 ratings1 reviews
  • slappy
    slappy2 stars
    Surprisingly, I did not like this book at all. It was very jumpy. Just random drawings, no real storyline or anything, just random drawings. I do not recommend.
The Lemonade War (The Lemonade War Series)

The Lemonade War (The Lemonade War Series)

By Jacqueline Davies
137 ratings180 reviews
  • redheadperson22
    Warning! This review contains spoilers! Although they are siblings, Evan and Jessie are complete opposites. Evan is smart when it comes to people. Jessie is smart when it comes to numbers. In fact, Jessie is a lot better at math than Evan even though she's a year of two younger. So when Evan find...
The Sasquatch Escape (The Imaginary Veterinary)

The Sasquatch Escape (The Imaginary Veterinary)

By Suzanne Selfors
17 ratings14 reviews
  • edmodo-xtve3vdbkn
    In 'The Sasquath Escape: The Imaginary Veterinary", a ten-year old boy name Ben Silverstein leaves to his grandpa's house in Buttonville for the summer, bringing his pet hamster. In his time there his he finds an imaginary wounded dragon but his grandfather can't see the dragon. her finds a frien...
Lula Bell on Geekdom, Freakdom, & the Challenges of Bad Hair

Lula Bell on Geekdom, Freakdom, & the Challenges of Bad Hair

By C.C. Payne
9 ratings10 reviews
  • ilgrocks
    ilgrocks5 stars
    While Lula Bell Bonner tries desperately to fit in by not standing out, her wise and irrepressible Grandma Bernice says: Let your light shine! It's Grandma Bernice who provides the joy that balances Lula Bell’s difficult school life, but when this balance is upended, when Kali Keele turns up the ...
Matilda (Random House Modern Classics)

Matilda (Random House Modern Classics)

By Roald Dahl
198 ratings212 reviews
  • valench
    valench3 stars
    Written by: Roald Dahl Illustrated by: Quentin Blake Reviewed by: Valentina Ch (age: 9) Matilda is a five year old girl that has two bad, evil, nasty, ugly parents. She learns to read and write on her own. She also starts going to school with the other five year old children but she is very...
Then Again, Maybe I Won't

Then Again, Maybe I Won't

By Judy Blume
15 ratings12 reviews
  • rvreader
    rvreader4 stars
    Ever since Tony Miglione’s family became rich, people around him have been changing. His family became rich because of his dad’s invention. When he moved to Long Island, he knew that the people around him would change, but not his family. One example is that his Grandmother is feeling terrible no...
Emma Dilemma, the Nanny, and the Wedding

Emma Dilemma, the Nanny, and the Wedding

By Patricia Hermes
5 ratings3 reviews
  • edog311
    edog3115 stars
    Emma Dilemma is a great book . Emma's nanny Annie was getting married and Emma and Tim Emma's brother was scared Annie was going to move away but she didn't so Emma and Tim were glad and One day Emma wanted to turn her Closet into a storm Closet and bay that I mean she painted her closet bay he...
Sybil the Backpack Fairy #1: Nina (Sybil the Backpack Fairy Graphic Novels)

Sybil the Backpack Fairy #1: Nina (Sybil the Backpack Fairy Graphic Novels)

By Michel Rodrigue
13 ratings10 reviews
  • ocelot
    ocelot4 stars
    I loved this book! It's about a girl named Nina. In her school there are people that are teasing her and laughing at her. Then all of a sudden a fairy pops up in her backpack. The fairy's name is Sybil. Sybil and Nina have a wonderful time getting back at the people in Nina's school who laug...
The Magician's Tower: A Sequel to The Wizard of Dark Street (Oona Crate Mystery)

The Magician's Tower: A Sequel to The Wizard of Dark Street (Oona Crate Mystery)

By Shawn Thomas Odyssey
3 ratings1 reviews
  • bookworm890
    If you like mystery and magic, this book is for you. Oona is back and better than ever. When a rare punchbowl is stolen from the carnival, she's on the case: because the punchbowl is key to understanding the day her mother and sister were killed.
The Name of This Book is Secret -- First 1st Edition w/ Dust Jacket

The Name of This Book is Secret -- First 1st Edition w/ Dust Jacket

By Pseudonymous Bosch
158 ratings160 reviews
  • bluepotato1
    I read this book, and I really liked it. It is a book about a girl that may or may not have been called Cassandra, (that is the name used in the book) and a boy that may or may not be called Max-Ernest (that is his name in the book.) The book is about how Cassandra and Max-Ernest find a story abo...
Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret

Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret

By Judy Blume
32 ratings38 reviews
  • edmodo-f7utzp5xxc
    In the book ''Are you thare God?It's me, Margret.'', it's about a girl named Margret trying to figure out if she should be jewish or a christian. I loved it that Margret and her friends stuck together and were always there for each other.I rated the book five stars becuase I love everything about...
The Odd Squad: Bully Bait

The Odd Squad: Bully Bait

By Michael Fry
10 ratings13 reviews
  • ocelot
    ocelot3 stars
    Nick is the shortest 7th grader in the world history. Well that is what he thinks. Then his well initiated guidance counsulor forces him to join the schools lamest club. His life changes when he meets a lot of new people in his new world.
Al Capone Does My Shirts   [AL CAPONE DOES MY SHIRTS] [Hardcover]

Al Capone Does My Shirts   [AL CAPONE DOES MY SHIRTS] [Hardcover]

By 41zfbj6cdfl
20 ratings25 reviews
  • hannajuku
    hannajuku5 stars
    "Al Capone Does My Shirts" is a unique story about a twelve year old boy named Moose Flanagan. His family moves to the island of Alcatraz - where the nation's most dangerous criminals are kept - because his father got a job there as an electrician. Moose's older sister, Natalie, who is severely a...
Thirteen Ways to Sink a Sub

Thirteen Ways to Sink a Sub

By Jamie Gilson
11 ratings10 reviews
  • super
    super4 stars
    I'm reading this book and its pretty good, but I don't really think that it is a good book for my age group, I'm 12. It is a book about a fourth grade class that has been waiting for a sub all year, it turns into a fight, boys against girls to see who can sink the sub fastest.
Ariol #1: Just a Donkey Like You and Me (Ariol Graphic Novels)

Ariol #1: Just a Donkey Like You and Me (Ariol Graphic Novels)

By Emmanuel Guibert
31 ratings48 reviews
  • lollipop8
    lollipop83 stars
    this is a funny comic about the life of ariol, a donkey. he's just like you and me. he goes to school, has fights with his parents, likes the movies, and more. ariol is someone you can really relate to. this book is packed with "life lessons" that everyone can learn from -- except the lessons are...
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