Middle school books that definitely DON'T SUCK!

A Listmania! list by kelli killion (Plano, TX)
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Zoobreak (Swindle)
1.  Zoobreak (Swindle) by Gordon Korman
$13.63   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (70 customer reviews)

Baseball in April and Other Stories
2.  Baseball in April and Other Stories by Gary Soto
$5.71   Used & New from: $0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (24 customer reviews)

Summer Ball
3.  Summer Ball by Mike Lupica
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (54 customer reviews)

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Breathless
4.  Breathless by Lurlene McDaniel
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (37 customer reviews)

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The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane
5.  The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo
$8.31   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (751 customer reviews)

Loser
6.  Loser by Jerry Spinelli
$6.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (308 customer reviews)

The Last Olympian (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 5)
7.  The Last Olympian (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 5) by Rick Riordan
$12.59   Used & New from: $0.01
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,630 customer reviews) | 15 customer discussions

The New Girl (Fear Street, No. 1)
8.  The New Girl (Fear Street, No. 1) by R. L. Stine
$6.29   Used & New from: $0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (44 customer reviews)

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
9.  The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie
$12.34   Used & New from: $1.32
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (901 customer reviews)

Peak
10.  Peak by Roland Smith
$7.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (209 customer reviews)

The Cay (Laurel-Leaf Books)
11.  The Cay (Laurel-Leaf Books) by Theodore Taylor
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (829 customer reviews)

Things Not Seen
12.  Things Not Seen by Andrew Clements
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (292 customer reviews)

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Edward Tulane-Horror Story 27 Mar 30, 2014
Sherman Alexie...Did your eally want to hit someone 2 Nov 9, 2011
Wish Amazon had more Spanish Books for older kids 0 Oct 13, 2011
suggestions please! 2 Apr 24, 2011
Fictional Diaries to Help Kids Grow up Emotionally Strong 1 Sep 2, 2010
Book discussion *SPOILERS* 31 Aug 3, 2010
Protest ( write more books about Percy) 9 Mar 25, 2010
Please. 7 Mar 13, 2010
Anybody have any suggestions for me??? 18 Mar 9, 2010
anybody notice the missing words? 13 Feb 20, 2010
Looking for a page of a particular quote 1 Jul 12, 2009
What happened to his next book: Radioactive Love Song? 2 Apr 11, 2009
 
   

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