Grade 8

Attack on Earth — Paperback Set

From the Series Attack on Earth

Set

After mysterious spaceships send an EMP pulse that fries all technology on Earth, teens must survive the chaos of an alien invasion relying mainly on their wits. Read More →

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  • List Price: $47.94
  • Your Price: $45.54
  • 6 titles

At the Center

From the Series Bounce

Cody's basketball team, The Rebels, has an almost perfect record, thanks to the skills of his best friend Jayson "Dominator" Davis. Jayson is new to the team and to the nearly all-white high… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760
  • ATOS: 4.7
  • Dewey: [Fic]

At the Edge

From the Series Robyn Hunter Mysteries

Robyn just wants to spend time with her boyfriend, Nick, but he's always busy—with work, with school, or with Danny, a girl from his past who could pass for a supermodel. Robyn's friend… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: [Fic]

At Top Speed

From the Series Quartz Creek Ranch

For Ella, winning has always been the goal, and at Quartz Creek Ranch, she's pretty sure she'll ace horseback riding too. There's just one hitch in her plan: Figure Eight, the beautiful… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • Dewey: [Fic]

A Twist of Fate

From the Series The Mostly Miserable Life of April Sinclair

April is stunned when her grandma announces she has cancer. And rather than undergo difficult treatment, Gaga wants to cross an item off her bucket list: going skiing in the mountains. So… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Authority: Deal with it before it deals with you

From the Series Lorimer Deal with It

Young people receive a lot of mixed message when it comes to dealing with authority figures, such as teachers, parents, coaches, team leaders, and others who make decisions for them. Children… Read More →

  • Dewey: 300

Autism Spectrum Disorders

From the Series USA TODAY Health Reports: Diseases and Disorders

Every year, one out of every 100 children in the United States—or six out of every 1,000 young people worldwide—is diagnosed with autism. Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) are a neurologically… Read More →

  • Dewey: 616.85'882

A World of Knowing: A Story about Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet

From the Series Creative Minds Biographies

Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet had a sharp mind and a great determination to make a difference in the world. When Thomas met Alice Cogswell, a little girl who was deaf, he decided to go to Europe… Read More →

  • Lexile: 920
  • ATOS: 5.7
  • Dewey: 371.91'2'092

A Wounded Name

Ophelia Castellan will never be just another girl at Elsinore Academy. Seeing ghosts is not a skill prized in future society wives. Even when she takes her pills, the bean sidhe beckon… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1010
  • ATOS: 6.5
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Backfire

From the Series Day of Disaster

After losing his job and getting grounded, Elijah is sure this will be the worst summer ever. Little does he know, it's about to get worse. News breaks that a wildfire is burning out of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 640
  • ATOS: 4.5
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Back That Thing

From the Series The Swoop List

When relationship, family, and friend problems make life rough, the swoop-list girls must examine their lives and make positive changes. But can they handle the challenge of confronting their… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • ATOS: 4.5
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Bad Burns: True Survival Stories

From the Series Powerful Medicine

• A man pulled from an explosion undergoes forty surgeries to treat burns on 80 percent of his body. • A girl rescued from a burning car receives donor skin grafts to heal injuries all over… Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
  • ATOS: 6.4
  • Dewey: 617.1'1

Bad Deal

From the Series Surviving Southside

It's not going to hurt anyone. Fish hates having to take ADHD medication. It helps him concentrate, but it also makes him feel weird. So when his crush, Ella, needs a boost to study for… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Bad Girls: Sirens, Jezebels, Murderesses, Thieves & Other Female Villains

From the Series Live Oak Media eReadalong

From Delilah to Cleopatra, from Anne Boleyn and (bloody) Queen Mary, to Calamity Jane, Typhoid Mary and more, the 26 notorious women analyzed here all have rotten reputations. But were these… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.4
  • Dewey: 364.3'740922

Bad Shot

From the Series Lorimer Sports Stories

12-year-old Cody loves basketball. When a new well-off kid Nick arrives at school and starts giving Cody pointers, Cody lands a spot on the team. Despite Nick's help, Cody still feels anxious… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570

Bareknuckle — eBook Set

From the Series Bareknuckle

Set

New York City. The 1870s. The gloves are off. Bareknuckle depicts a diverse group of bareknuckle boxers as they make their way in the Bowery neighborhood’s (fictional) Woodrat Club. Each… Read More →

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  • List Price: $255.90
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  • 6 titles

Bareknuckle — Paperback Set

From the Series Bareknuckle

Set

New York City. The 1870s. The gloves are off. Bareknuckle depicts a diverse group of bareknuckle boxers as they make their way in the Bowery neighborhood’s (fictional) Woodrat Club. Each… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $31.80
  • Your Price: $30.21
  • 4 titles

Barrier

From the Series The Alternative

When Jessica is diagnosed with social anxiety disorder, she finally understands why her best friend is her dog and why she breaks out in a sweat whenever she interacts with others. She hopes… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Barry Bonds, 2nd Edition

From the Series Sports Heroes and Legends

One of the most spectacular professional baseball players of all time, Barry Bonds has broken more records and achieved more sports goals than any other player in the history of the game… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.7
  • Dewey: 796.357'092

Bartleby, the Scrivener: And Other Piazza Tales

From the Series First Avenue Classics ™

Considered one of the greatest American writers, Herman Melville leaves the sea behind in this short story collection to write about Wall Street offices, the Galapagos Islands, a sinister… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1200
  • Dewey: 813/.3

Battle Cry

Two boys, best friends, are torn between opposing sides of bloody war in 1862. Johnny is white, and Chaska is part Dakota. The boys have seen whites treat the Dakota with injustice and… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.3
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Battle of the Dinosaur Bones: Othniel Charles Marsh vs Edward Drinker Cope

From the Series Scientific Rivalries and Scandals

In the 1880s, science witnessed a major shift: Charles Darwin proposed his theory of evolution. People dug up the first dinosaur fossils. And the field of paleontology—the study of ancient… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1020
  • ATOS: 7.5
  • Dewey: 560.97309'034

Battling Malaria: On the Front Lines against a Global Killer

In North America, mosquito bites are usually only a nuisance. But in areas such as Africa and Southeast Asia, the bite can be deadly. There, many mosquitoes transmit a disease called malaria—a Read More →

  • Dewey: 616.9'362

Beaten

From the Series Surviving Southside

Are they really the perfect couple? Paige, cheerleading captain at Southside High, and Ty, star running back, appear to be the perfect couple. But when they have their first fight, Ty… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: [Fic]