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Zach Ziegler's So-Called Middle School Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,420. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Zach Ziegler has been called "big-boned" and "strapping." No one uses the F-word: fat. But Zach’s arch-nemesis, Trevor, doesn’t mind pointing out the obvious. If that isn’t bad enough, Zach and Trevor are paired up on a science project.Will Zach survive sixth grade, or is he destined to be murdered before the school year is over?
Wolfbaene
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,830. Language: Australian English. Published: June 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / General, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
William Knight doesn't belong in Trinity Boys College. He is bullied constantly and is always wondering why he doesn't fit in. When he is suddenly whisked away from the human world to the medieval village of Chermside by a talking dragon, he is given a deadly task only a true knight can achieve. The task? Rescue the queen from a dungeon, win his knighthood, & kill the king who murdered his father.
Invisible Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,460. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
SOLO MEDALIST WINNER IN THE YOUNG ADULT CATEGORY OF THE 2015 NEW APPLE BOOK AWARDS! Military brat and albino, Portia Maddox, 13, has always been an outsider. When Denise Laughton, the 7th grade's most popular girl, seeks her help in exchange for an invite to Denise’s birthday party, Portia jumps at the offer. However, Portia must spy on Randy, Denise’s boyfriend, to find who her real friends are.
The First Day of September
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,620. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance, Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
Maybe Sarah shouldn't have taken that dare. Maybe she shouldn't have bragged that she could swim across the lake. None of that mattered now. She was drowning. When an annual trip to Sweetwater Lake turns into a near tragedy, twelve-year-old Sarah Oakley forges an unlikely friendship that just might help her discover her true worth. If only she can stay afloat.
Operation Tree Roper: An Eye Above
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,390. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014 by Anaiah Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
Twelve-year-old Declan Parker was born with only one eye, but all he seems to have trouble seeing in proper perspective is himself. All he wants is for kids to see him as normal before he starts a new school in the fall. To that end, he sets out to make money helping with his dad’s tree care business.
Paper Routes are for Boys
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,420. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings
Eleven-year-old Leela has just moved to a new neighborhood with her mother and brother but she is sad that her father no longer lives with them. When she sees an ad for newspaper carriers in the free neighborhood weekly, she decides to sign up, but will delivering papers prove to be too much of a challenge?
Billy Crabtree and His Amazing Orange Pyjamas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,710. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
A fantastic book in which bullying is the main issue at a rough secondary school called Grimshaw High. Though the book is addressing a serious subject, it does so in a way which makes it fun to read for both young and old. It will have everyone laughing from beginning to end.
The Geek Club
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,830. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013 by Rebecca Reilly. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance, Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Emotions & Feelings
(5.00 from 1 review)
Who needs to worry about being cool in the fourth grade? Everyone-according to Ron, the new kid in class. He's big, strong and mean, and he loves to bully the geeks who don't measure up. Austin, JJ, and Josh need to figure out what makes them cool,so they have the confidence to stand up to the bully. They band together to form The Geek Club and discover how awesome geeks can be.
The Tall Girl's Friend
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,630. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Marriage & Divorce, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Suzee and Olive, fifth grade social outcasts extraordinaire, team up with a homeless former-starlet and together head out on a train ride up the west coast. It all turns out to be Olive's most outrageous Plan ever, and the outcome is far from what any of them might have imagined.
Grounded For Good
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,460. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Derek Dawson has big plans for the summer after 8th grade, but things don't fall into place quite like he expected.
Jinnie Wishmaker
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,230. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012 by Casey Shay Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Running away didn't work. A new school didn't help. But will the discovery of her magical power solve all Jinnie's problems? Or cause more?
The Magic Pencil
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Malcolm Bakersfield's new classmate, Nia Stellar is "not your average girl." Exciting and fantastic events occur, seemingly to do with her and a scruffy, used pencil. Nia challenges Malc in many ways and he discovers new abilities and sides to himself. We join him in his quest to find the truth to to the power of the pencil. And, like him, we just may learn a lot about ourselves.

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