Featured Middle Readers

Mr Penguin Fortress of Secrets

Mr. Penguin and the Fortress of Secrets

Alex T. Smith

Mr. Penguin and the Fortress of Secrets

When Mr. Penguin and Colin crash-land on a snowy mountain, they discover strange noises coming from an old, ruined fortress. Might it be connected to the mystery of missing pets? Why are there shadowy figures lurking about? And will Mr. Penguin conquer his fear of flying?

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Countdown

Countdown

Suzanne Slade
illustrated by Thomas Gonzalez

Countdown

May 25, 1961:  President John F. Kennedy announces the United States will put a man on the moon before the end of the decade, and the countdown is on!

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The Cheshire Cheese Cat PB

The Cheshire Cheese Cat

Carmen Agra Deedy & Randall Wright
illustrated by Barry Moser

The Cheshire Cheese Cat

In this playful homage to Charles Dickens, Skilley, an alley cat with an embarrassing secret, longs to escape his street-cat life.

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