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Reader Favorites Holly Harshman Elementary
Found by Haddix Thirteen-year-old Jonah has always known that he was adopted, and he's never thought it was any big deal. Then he and a new friend, Chip, who's also adoped, begin receiving mysterious letters. The first one says, "You are one of the missing." The second one says, "Beware! They're coming back to get you."
SENT by Haddix The Missing Book 2 All of Margret Peterson Haddix's books are amazing, inspiring, and always interesting. When you pick up the book, no matter who you are, you will NOT put it down.
Peak by Roland Smith The emotional, tension- filled story of a fourteen-year-old boy's attempt to be the youngest person to reach the top of Mount Everest
Eggs by Jerry Spinelli Eggs is a quirky and moving novel about two very complicated, damaged children. David has recently lost his mother to a freak accident, his salesman father is constantly on the road, and he is letting his anger out on his grandmother. Primrose lives with her unstable, childlike, fortuneteller mother, and the only evidence of the father she never knew is a framed picture. Despite their age difference (David is 9, Primrose is 13), they forge a tight yet tumultuous friendship, eventually helping each other deal with what is missing in their lives.
The Discovery by Korman Dive Series Book 1 Four kids are on a marine expedition for the summer, diving to explore an underwater habitat that's just been altered by a seismic event. What they find, though, is much more than fish - it's sunken treasure. Can they salvage it without anyone else getting to it first? Will the prospect of wealth set them against one another? And what about those sharks....DIVE is another action-packed trilogy from Gordon Korman. The narrative will shift between an account of two kids caught in the shipwreck and the story of the four kids fighting over and desperately trying to get the treasure.
The Deep by Korman Dive Series Book 2 Kaz, Star, Adrianna, and Dante have discovered a sunken treasure ship -- and nobody is going to let them near it. It will take a whole lot of ingenuity and teamwork for the kids to get back what's rightfully theirs -- even as the competition escalates.
The Danger by Korman Dive Series Book 3 The kids have found sunken treasure. The adults want to keep it for themselves. But there's a chance that both will lose it if they don't act fast.A thrilling, shark-infested conclusion to Gordon Korman's underwater trilogy.
The Contest by Korman Everest Series Book 1 Four kids. One mountain.They come from all across America to be the youngest kid ever to climb Everest. But only one will reach the top first. The competition is fierce. The preparation is intense. The challenge is breathtaking.When the final four reach the higher peaks, disaster strikes -- and all that separates the living from the dead is chance, bravery, and action.
The Climb by Korman Everest Series Book 2 The youngest expedition ever to attempt an Everest climb has begun. But the trouble starts long before they reach the summit. Competition is fierce. Conditions are harsh. And the trek from Base Camp proves a challenge that not all the contestants can meet... with disastrous results.
The Summit by Korman Everest Series Book 3 Four kids are prepared to go into thin air in order to become the youngest person ever to climb Everest. But they are not prepared for the challenges that await them as they get closer to the summit. Supplies are low. Conditions are extreme.One of the kids is trying to sabotage the others.And then the storm hits.