Featured Middle Readers

Pretty Like Us

Pretty Like Us

Carol Lynch Williams

Pretty Like Us

A shy but spunky young girl from an unconventional family of strong-minded women learns valuable lessons in loyalty and loss from a unique first friendship.

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Bravo Zulu Samantha

Bravo Zulu, Samantha!

Kathleen Benner Duble

Bravo Zulu, Samantha!

An independent-minded girl and her crotchety retired grandfather find common ground when they work together to build an airplane.

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Defending Irene

Defending Irene

Kristin Wolden Nitz

Defending Irene

Irene loves soccer, and, back in Missouri, she was one of the top players on her school’s girls’ team. But things are different in Merano, Italy.

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