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Children's books -- middle school level

Last Updated: 20-Nov-2014

These are new books at Cubberley Library of interest to Middle School students.

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Recently received

Cover image of The golden day
First U.S. edition 2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3554 .U259 G65 2013
Lexile measure 720; Ages 11-18; Gr.7-12
First edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » DD247 .E5 B374 2013
Lexile measure 1000; Ages 11-18; Gr.6 and up
First edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PN6727 .B4765 S48 2014
Lexile measure GN620L; Ages 10 and up; gr.7-12
Cover image of Caminar
First edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3602 .R722873 C36 2014
Ages 10-14; Gr.6-9
1st American ed. New York : DK Pub., 2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » G133 .W436 2013 F
Gr.6-8
First edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » E302.6 .F8 F8495 2013
Lexile measure 1170L; Ages 9-13; Gr.5-9
1st American ed. New York : Enchanted Lion Books, 2012.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PT5881.23 .A846 M5713 2012
Ages 10-13; Gr.6-10
Cover image of Tropical secrets
1st ed. New York : Henry Holt, 2009.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3555 .N4254 T76 2009
Lexile measure 1170; Ages 12-15; Gr.7-10
gr.7-12
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » E184 .F4 G54 2013
Gr.7 and up
First edition. New York : Tu Books, an imprint of Lee & Low Books, Inc., 2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3552 .R794 K55 2013
Lexile measure 860; Ages 12 and up; Gr.7-12
Cover image of Rooftoppers
First edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PR6118 .U53 R66 2013
Lexile measure 490; ages 8-12; gr.5-7
First edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3605 .D54 A38 2013
Lexile measure 890; Ages 10-14; Gr.4-7
Lexile measure GN800L; gr. 5-8
New York : Clarion Books, c2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » F868 .S156 F74 2013
Gr. 7-12
Cover image of Crimson Crown
1st ed. New York : Hyperion, c2012.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3603 .H5655 C75 2012
Lexile measure HL710L; Ages 12-18; Gr.7-12
First edtion.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » D810 .N4 S44 2014
Lexile measure 950; Ages 10-14; Gr.6-10
1st pbk. ed. Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2008, c2007.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3619 .M5743 T36 2008
Lexile measure 760; Ages 12 and up; Gr.7-12
Lexile measure 1130; Ages 8-14; Gr.4-7
Watertown, Mass. : Charlesbridge, c2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » F1219.3 .F6 G65 2013
Lexile measure 930; Ages 7-11; Gr.5-7
Cover image of Better Nate than ever
New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, ©2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3606 .E334 B48 2013
Lexile measure 930; Ages 10-14; Gr.5-8
Cover image of Diary of a wimpy kid: cabin fever
New York : Amulet Books, 2011.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3611 .I657 D53 2011
Lexile measure 1060; Ages 8-12; Gr.5-8; Guided reading T; Comedy and humor
Cover image of Serafina's promise
First edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3602 .U7415 S47 2013
Lexile measure 590; Ages 10-14; Gr.5-8
Cover image of The floating islands
1st ed. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, c2011.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3614 .E553 F56 2011
Book level 6.1; Ages 12 and up; gr. 5-7
First edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3568 .I5866 H68 2013
Lexile measure 680; Ages 10-14; Gr.6-9
Cover image of Tangerine
Orlando : Harcourt Brace, [2007], c1997.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3552 .L65 T36 2007
Lexile measure 680; Book level 4.3; Ages 12 and up: gr.7-12
Ghana edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » GR351.62 .E83 C68 2013
Cover image of Paperboy
1st ed. New York : Delacorte Press, c2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3622 .A957 P37 2013
Lexile measure 940; Ages 10-14; Gr.4-7
Philadelphia, PA : Quirk Books, c2011
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3618 .I3985 M57 2011
Lexile measure 890; Ages 12 and up; Gr. 6-12
Cover image of Words with wings
1st ed. Honesdale, Penn. : WordSong, c2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3557 .R489982 W67 2013
Lexile measure 850; Ages 8-12;  gr.5-8
1st pbk. ed. New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, c2007.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PR6102 .U343 T564 2007
Ages 9-13
1st Aladdin Paperbacks ed. New York : Aladdin Paperbacks, 2008, c2007.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PR6102 .U343 T56 2008
Lexile measure 980; Book level 6.8; Ages 10 and up
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3562 .O8963 J48 2013
Ages 12 and up
Cover image of The Lightning dreamer
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3555 .N4254 L54 2013
Ages 11-18; Gr.6-9
Cover image of How Tia Lola saved the summer
1st ed. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, c2011.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3551 .L845 H68 2011
Lexile measure 850; Book level 5.5; Ages 8-12; Gr.4-7
1st ed. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, c2011.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3619 .T476763 E44 2011
Lexile measure 720; Book level 4.9; Ages 8-12; Gr.4-7
First edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » F1095 .K5 M45 2013
Lexile measure 1100; Ages 11 and up; gr.5-9
Cover image of The tortoise & the hare
Marietta, GA : Top Shelf Productions, 2013-
Green Library » Stacks » E840.8 .L43 A3 2013 BK.1
Ages 11 and up
1st U.S. Paperback ed. New York : Little, Brown, 2011.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PR6108 .A7835 A15 2011
Lexile measure 770, Book level 5.3; Ages 8-12; Gr.5-7; Guided reading Y; Mystery and Suspense, Fantasy
Cover image of Gris Grimly's Frankenstein
1st ed. New York : Balzer + Bray, 2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PN6727 .G747 G75 2013
Ages 12 and up; gr.7-12
First edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3626 .A77 R66 2013
Ages 12 and up; Gr.7-12
First edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PR6069 .T744 S37 2013
Lexile measure 720; Ages 8-12; Gr.6-8
Cover image of Crow
1st ed. New York : Random House, c2012.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3573 .R493 C76 2012
Lexile measure 800; Ages 11-15; Gr.5-8
1st U.S. ed. Somerville, Mas : Big Picture Press, 2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » G1021 .M548 2013 F
Ages 6-12
1st ed. New York : Delacorte Press, 2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3622 .A5935 N38 2013
Lexile measure 790; Ages 10-14; Gr.6-9; Historical fiction
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3568 .O84195 P53 2013
Lexile Measure HL780L; Ages 11 and up; Gr.6-9
Cover image of Josephine
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » GV1785 .B3 P68 2014
Lexile measure 790; gr.5-8
Ages 11 and up; Gr. 7-12
Cover image of Let it shine
[Reprint edition]. Boston, MA : Sandpiper/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2013], c2000.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » E185.96 .P565 2013
Lexile measure 940; Book level 7.2; Ages 8-12; gr.5-8
Planetarium show ed. Boulder, Colo. : Big Kid Science, c2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3602 .E664483 M39 2013
Ages 5-14; gr.k-8
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » ND259 .R5 R83 2013
Lexile measure 980; gr.5-8
Cover image of Angel Island
New York : Clarion Books, c2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » F868 .S156 F74 2013
Ages 9-14: Gr.4-7
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » E468 .F564 2013
Lexile measure 990; Gr.4-6
Lexile measure IG1030L; Ages 8-10; gr.3-6
Grand Rapids Mich. : Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, 2012.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3607 .R3275 I15 2012 F
Lexile measure 990; Ages 10 and up; Gr.4-7
New York : Scholastic Press, c2012.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » E457.52 .S54 2012
Lexile measure 930; Ages 12-18; Gr.7-12
First edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » E842.9 .S95 2013
Lexile measure 1080; gr.6-10; Guided reading Z
Cover image of Looks like daylight
Toronto : Groundwood Books, c2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » E98 .C5 E45 2013
Lexile measure 780; ages 12 and up
New York : Bloomsbury : distributed by Holtzbrinck Publishers, 2005, c2003.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PR6058 .O34455 S77 2005
Lexile measure 890; Book level 6.1; Ages 11 and up   gr.7-10
1st ed. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3563 .C38844 F37 2013
Lexile measure 790; Ages 11-15 , gr 7-10
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3625 .O99 R47 2010
Lexile measure 750; Book level 5.2; Ages 15-18, gr. 8-12
1st ed. New York : Harper, c2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3602 .L329 J56 2013
Lexile measure 620; Ages 8-12, gr. 4-7
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., c2003.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » NA4670 .M33 2003 F
Lexile measure 1340; Book level 8.4; Ages 9 and up, gr. 5-9
New York : Speak, 2004.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3613 .Y73 K57 2004
Lexile measure 710; Book level 4.1: ages 13 and up, gr. 7-12
First edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3563 .Y48 D36 2013
Lexile measure 1060; Ages 11-17, gr. 5-9
New York : Walker Books For Young Readers, c2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » D769.8 .A6 S26 2013
Ages 11-15, gr. 5-9
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3619 .L6272 C68 2013
Lexile measure 770; Ages 10-14, gr. 7-10
First edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3621 .R78 R43 2013
Lexile measure 730; Ages 8-12, gr. 4-7
New York : Amistad, c2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3545 .I5473 P7 2013
Lexile measure 770; Ages 8-12, gr. 4-7

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Cover of  The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian
1st ed. New York : Little, Brown, c2007.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3551 .L35774 A62 2007
Lexile measure 600; ages 13 and up; book level 4; comedy and humor; realistic fiction
New York : Viking, 2011.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3615 .K67 A63 2011
Lexile measure 590; Book level 4.2; Ages 11-14, gr. 6=9
New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, c2004.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3553 .H5847 A63 2004
Lexile measure 600; ages 10-15; book level 3.5; historical fiction
New York : A.A. Levine, 2006.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PN6727 .T35 2006 F
Ages 12 and up; Gr.6-12
1st ed. New York : Greenwillow Books, c2010.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3566 .E6914824 A7 2010
Lexile measure 730; Ages 12 and up; Book level 5, gr. 8-1
Cover image of Because of Winn-Dixie
1st ed. Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2000.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3604 .I23 B43 2000
Lexile measure 610; Ages 9-13, Dogs fiction, gr. 4-6
1st ed. Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » D769.347 .S766 2013
Lexile measure 1090; Ages 11-15, gr. 5-9
1st ed. New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, c2011.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3557 .A5197 D43 2011
Awards: Newbery Medal winner, 2012; Awards: Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction, 2012 ; Lexile measure 920; Ages 8-14 ; Comedy and humor, gr. 5-12
1st ed.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PR6066 .R34 D63 2012
Lexile measure 1210; Ages 13 and up; Adventure, Historical fiction, Fantasy, gr. 8-12
1st ed. New York : Scholastic Press, 2010.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3568 .Y3926 D74 2010
Lexile measure 650; Ages 12-14; Book level 4.6, gr. 4-8
Cover image of The ear, the eye, and the arm
New York : Firebird, 2002.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3556 .A7197 E17 2002
Lexile measure 660; Ages 12-18; Grade level 5.5; Science fiction, gr. 7-12
1st ed. New York : Henry Holt, 2009.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3611 .E4485 E96 2009
Lexile measure 830; ages 9-15; book level 5.3; realistic fiction
New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, c2003.
Green Library » Stacks » PS3560 .O37129 F57 2003
Lexile measure 790; ages 12-up; book level 4.7; realistic fiction, gr. 6-12
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, c1993.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3562 .O923 G58 1993
Lexile measure 760; Ages 12-15; gr.5-8; Science Fiction
1st ed. New York : HarperCollins Pub., c2008.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PR6057 .A319 G73 2008
Lexile measure 820; ages 10-up; book level 5.1; adventure; mystery and suspense; fantasy
Cover image of Harlem stomp
1st ed. New York : Little, Brown, c2003.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » E185.6 .H515 2003
Lexile measure 1270; ages 11-18; book level 6; general nonfiction, gr. 8-12
1st ed. New York : Balzer + Bray, c2011.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » E185 .N427 2011
Lexile measure 1050; Ages 9 and up; gr. 3-7
1st Harper Trophy ed. New York, NY : HarperTrophy, 2001.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PR6060 .O497 H69 2001
Lexile measure 800; Ages 10 and up: gr.6-8; Science Fiction and Fantasy
1st ed. New York : Scholastic Press, 2007.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3569 .E586 I58 2007
Lexile measure 820; Book level 5.1; Ages 9-13 Guided reading W
New York : Dial, c2001.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3570 .A9463 L36 2001
Lexile measure 760; ages 12-up; book level 5; historical fiction, gr. 7-12
Cover image of Liar & spy
1st ed. New York : Wendy Lamb Books, c2012.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3619 .T4263 L53 2012
Lexile measure 670; Ages 9-12, gr. 5-7
New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, c2012.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3612 .E9239 L56 2012
Lexile measure 630; Ages 10 and up; Historical fiction, gr. 5-8
New York : Clarion Books, c2004.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3569 .C51548 L59 2004
Lexile measure 1000; Ages 11-18; Grade level 7.2; Historical fiction, gr. 7-12
1st American ed. Oxford ; New York : David Fickling Books, 2008.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PR6104 .O88 L66 2008
Lexile measure 640; ages 10-14; book level 4.1, gr. 5-8
1st U.S. ed. Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2011.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3614 .E498 M65 2011
Ages 11 and up; gr. 8-10
Cover image of My name is not easy
1st ed. Tarrytown, N.Y. : Marshall Cavendish, c2011.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3605 .D97 M9 2011
Ages 10-15, gr. 6-10
1st ed. New York : Balzer + Bray, c2012.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3613 .C3828 N48 2012
Lexile measure 710; Ages 13 and up; Historical fiction, gr. 9-12
1st ed. New York ; Boston : Little, Brown and Co., 2010.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3568 .H63 N56 2010
Lexile measure 470; Ages 8-11. Book levlel 3.3; Realistic fiction, gr. 5-8
1st ed. New York : Scholastic Press, 1997.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3558 .E797867 O98 1997
Lexile: Non-prose; Ages 12-18; Grade level 5.1; Historical fiction, poetry, gr. 6-8
New York : Clarion Books, c2002.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » D769.8 .A6 C67 2002
Ages 8-14; Book level 7.4; History, gr. 4-8
Cover image of Return to sender
1st ed. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, c2009.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3551 .L845 R48 2009
Lexile measure 890; Grade level 5.6, realistic fiction; gr. 6-8
1st ed. New York : Dial Books, c1990.
Green Library » Stacks » PS3570 .A9463 R63 1990
Lexile measure 670; ages 12-up; book level 4.5; general fiction, gr. 7-10
New York : Clarion Books, c2011.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3551.D66 R66 2011
Awards: Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011; Notable Book for a Global Society 2012.; Ages 10-14, gr. 4-6
1st ed. New York : Graphix, 2010.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » RK55 .Y68 T45 2010
Lexile measure 410; Ages 9-13; Autobiography, Comedy and Humor, Comic books and graphic novels, gr. 5-8
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2010.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » HS2330 .K63 B37 2010
Lexile measure 1180; Ages 14-up; Book level 9.2; Informational, gr. 6-10
Cover image of Tiger moon
New York : Amulet Books, c2008.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PT2673 .I155 T5413 2008
Lexile measure 820; ages 12-up; book level 6
1st ed. New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2006.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3562 .E853 T56 2006
Lexile measure 870; ages 11-18; book level 5.6; general fiction;romance, gr. 8-12
New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, c2011.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PN6727 .K278 T56 2011
Ages 12+; East Indian American fiction; gr. 9-12
1st ed. New York : Scholastic Press, c2012.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » G530 .T6 H66 2012
Lexile measure 1040 Ages 11 and up, gr. 5-8
Lexile measure 930; ages 12-up; fiction, gr. 7-12
Cover image of Under the mesquite
1st ed. New York : Lee & Low Books, c2011.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3613 .C3448 U53 2011
Awards: William C. Morris Award finalist, 2012; Awards: Pura Belpré Author Award, 2012; Ages 12 and up, gr. 7-12
1st ed. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2007.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » NC975.5 .S57 A2 2007 F
Ages 9-15; book level 5.2; autobiography; informational, gr. 7-12
1st ed. New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2009.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3562 .I46774 W48 2009
Lexile measure 820; ages 8-12; book level 5.5; adventure, science fiction and fantasy, gr. 4-6
1st ed. New York : Random House, c2005.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3551 .R4667 W48 2005
Lexile measure 760; Ages 9-14; Grade level 4.6; fiction, gr. 4-8
1st ed. New York : Scholastic Press, 2001.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3558 .E797867 W58 2001
Lexile measure Non-prose; Ages 9-15; Grade level 5.9; Historical fiction, Verse novel, Poetry, gr. 6-9