Everyone says that middle school is awful, but Trent knows nothing could be worse than the year he had in fifth grade, when a freak accident on Cedar Lake left one kid dead, and Trent with a brain full of terrible thoughts he can't get rid of. Trent’s pretty positive the entire disaster was his fault, so for him middle school feels like a fresh start, a chance to prove to everyone that he's not the horrible screw-up they seem to think he is.

Everyone says that middle school is awful, but Trent knows nothing could be worse than the year he had in fifth grade, when a freak accident on Cedar Lake left one kid dead, and Trent with a brain full of terrible thoughts he can't get rid of. Trent’s pretty positive the entire disaster was his fault, so for him middle school feels like a fresh start, a chance to prove to everyone that he's not the horrible screw-up they seem to think he is.

Cardinal rule #1 for surviving school: Don't get noticed by the mean kids.  Cardinal rule #2 for surviving school: Seek out groups with s...

Cardinal rule #1 for surviving school: Don't get noticed by the mean kids. Cardinal rule #2 for surviving school: Seek out groups with s...

Waiting for Unicorns by Beth Hautala http://www.amazon.com/dp/0525426310/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_rt74ub0F7B8VM

Waiting for Unicorns by Beth Hautala http://www.amazon.com/dp/0525426310/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_rt74ub0F7B8VM

“I come to two conclusions: #1: It wasn’t just me getting used to the ice. That wish fish was the real thing. #2: It is important to speak very clearly when

“I come to two conclusions: #1: It wasn’t just me getting used to the ice. That wish fish was the real thing. #2: It is important to speak very clearly when

'The Honest Truth' by Dan Gemeinhart. " Written for tweens, this raw, honest, personal portrayal of a brave young boy taking control of his life and trying to live his dream is unforgettable." Rating: 5 stars

'The Honest Truth' by Dan Gemeinhart. " Written for tweens, this raw, honest, personal portrayal of a brave young boy taking control of his life and trying to live his dream is unforgettable." Rating: 5 stars

Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales The Underground Abductor (An Abolitionist Tale about Harriet Tubman)

Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales The Underground Abductor (An Abolitionist Tale about Harriet Tubman)

Collection of 10 incredible and diverse picture books to share with middle school students.

#pb10for10: Top 10 Picture Books for Middle School

Collection of 10 incredible and diverse picture books to share with middle school students.

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