Reaching More Readers
Middle-School Fiction for Reluctant Readers
Contents Frontlist Highlights................................................................................................................................................................1 Board Books • Ages 0–3...................................................................................................................................................2 Picturebooks • Ages 4–8................................................................................................................................................4 Orca Echoes • Ages 7–9.................................................................................................................................................6 Juvenile Fiction • Ages 9+...............................................................................................................................................9 Seven (the series) • Ages 10+......................................................................................................................................11 Teen Fiction • Ages 12+.................................................................................................................................................18 Teen Fantasy • Ages 12+...............................................................................................................................................21 Orca Currents • Hi-Lo • Ages 10–14.........................................................................................................................24 Orca Sports • Hi-Lo • Ages 10+...............................................................................................................................26 Orca Audio—Go Readers • Hi-Lo • Ages 10+.......................................................................................................27 Orca Soundings • Hi-Lo • Ages 12+.........................................................................................................................28 Orca Soundings in Spanish • Ages 12+....................................................................................................................30 Orca Digital......................................................................................................................................................................31 Orca Titles in French • Ages 7+................................................................................................................................32 Rapid Reads Fiction • Adult.........................................................................................................................................34
Backlist Board Books • Ages 0–3................................................................................................................................................36 Picturebooks • Ages 4–8...............................................................................................................................................36 Toopy and Binoo • Ages 0–3........................................................................................................................................36 Orca Echoes • Ages 7–9.................................................................................................................................................36 Orca Echoes in French • Ages 7–9..............................................................................................................................37 Orca Young Readers • Ages 8–11...............................................................................................................................37 Juvenile Nonfiction • Ages 6+........................................................................................................................................38 Graphic Novels • Ages 8–12.........................................................................................................................................38 Juvenile Fiction • Ages 8+.............................................................................................................................................38 Teen Fiction • Ages 12+.................................................................................................................................................38 Teen Fantasy • Ages 12+...............................................................................................................................................39 Orca Currents • Hi-Lo • Ages 10–14...........................................................................................................................39 Orca Sports • Hi-Lo • Ages 10+.................................................................................................................................40 Orca Soundings • Hi-Lo • Ages 12+..........................................................................................................................40 Orca Soundings in Spanish • Ages 12+......................................................................................................................42 Orca Currents and Soundings in French • Ages 10+.............................................................................................42 Rapid Reads Fiction • Adult..........................................................................................................................................42 Rapid Reads Nonfiction • Adult.................................................................................................................................42 Adult Nonfiction.............................................................................................................................................................42 Resource Guides.............................................................................................................................................................42 OrcaAudio—Go Readers • Hi-Lo •Ages 10+..............................................................................................................42
Ordering Terms & Canadian Sales Representatives..................................................................................................................43 Frontlist Order Form.....................................................................................................................................................44
Orca Book Publishers gratefully acknowledges the support for its publishing programs provided by the following agencies: the Government of Canada through the Canada Book Fund and the Canada Council for the Arts, and the Province of British Columbia through the BC Arts Council and the Book Publishing Tax Credit.
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Our outstanding books are not
the only offerings from Orca this season. With new resources for teachers, new digital products and new audio, weâ€™ve got a great season ahead of us.
Reaching Reluctant Readers Hi-Lo books from Orca Book Publishers are short, high-interest novels, written at a lower reading level but with age-appropriate plots and characters. These books feature linear storylines, limited vocabulary and contemporary topics.
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Kiss, tickle, cuddle and hug your way through a book every baby and toddler will love.
Kiss, Tickle, Cuddle, Hug
9781459801639 $9.95 bb 7x7 24 pages ages 0–3
pdf 9781459801646 epub 9781459803213
Susan Musgrave Lucy makes a happy face. Lucy needs a kiss. Abrahm makes a silly face. Abrahm needs a tickle. Ella makes a sleepy face. Ella needs a cuddle.
n enjoyable board book for babies and toddlers that introduces facial expressions, emotions and gestures of affection. In Kiss, Tickle, Cuddle, Hug, emotions are linked to facial expressions with an array of colorful close-up photographic images that showcases a multiethnic cast of babies. Perfect for little hands to hold, this is a board book to share and enjoy over and over again. Susan Musgrave has been nominated for and has received awards in five different categories of writing—poetry, fiction, nonfiction, personal essay, children’s writing—and for her work as an editor. She has published twenty-seven books over the last four decades. Her most recent book, Origami Dove, was a finalist in the 2011 Governor General’s Award for Poetry. Susan lives on Haida Gwaii and teaches poetry in the Optional Residency MFA in Creative Writing Program at the University of British Columbia. Themes: faces, emotions, interaction, babies
Maya makes a messy face. Maya needs a bath.
The board book collection from Orca
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love books too!
“An excellent purchase for public libraries and a terrific gift for new parents. Highly recommended.”
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Join Uncle Wally’s old brown shoe on an entertaining journey of hidden surprises and delights.
Uncle Wally’s Old Brown Shoe
9781459801547 $19.95 hc 9.25 x 11.25 32 pages ages 4–8
pdf 9781459801554 epub 9781459803206
Wallace Edwards This is Uncle Wally’s old brown shoe. This is the kitten That drove around in Uncle Wally’s old brown shoe. This is the pig in the fancy hat That tickled the kitten That drove around in Uncle Wally’s old brown shoe.
ncle Wally’s Old Brown Shoe, inspired by the familiar nursery rhyme The House That Jack Built, follows the course of one very unusual shoe as it travels through a fascinating, imaginative world and encounters an assortment of quirky characters. The imaginative text and cumulative story are sure to enthrall young readers, as will the detailed illustrations. Children and adults will delight in finding the whimsical objects and hidden meanings in the layered colorful artwork, reminiscent of Wallace Edwards’s first book, Alphabeasts. Wallace Edwards is a graduate of the Ontario College of Art and an award-winning author and illustrator. His paintings and illustrations are found in public and private collections, books, magazines and on public display in Canada and the United States. Wallace has been the guest speaker at many conferences, literary events, schools and libraries. He finds visiting with students from kindergarten to grade six especially enjoyable, where his presentations consist of reading, discussions and drawing. Wallace lives in Yarker, Ontario. Themes: animals, imagination, nursery rhymes, seek-and-find
When pigs fly! New in paperback!
Mechanimals Chris Tougas There once was a farmer who had lots of animals that got swept away by a tornado. The twister left behind a mountain of scrap metal and machine parts. And a very sad farmer.
hen a tornado leaves a farmer with a heap of scrap metal and animals, his neighbors are sure it’s all over for him. But the determined farmer refuses to admit defeat. His plans are big, and when his neighbors dismiss them with the words, “When pigs fly,” they grow bigger still. The farmer sets to work to turn that scrap metal into some rather surprising creatures. Mechanimals will help all of us believe in our dreams, despite what the neighbors may say.
9781459802735 • $9.95 pb 9781551436289 • $19.95 hc 9x9 32 pages ages 4–8 pdf 9781551436302 epub 9781459802582* Also by Chris Tougas
Chris Tougas is a writer-illustrator who loves dogs, the great outdoors, writing fun stories and making art. He has studied art and animation in both Canada and the United States, and has worked in film animation at Disney and other studios. Chris lives in Victoria, British Columbia. Themes: determination, farm animals, robots “Tougas gives us an ingenious farmer and a visually fascinating, funny book.” —The Globe and Mail “Dreamers and inventors alike will enjoy the crazy illustrations and nutty premise of this exuberant picturebook.” —Island Parent Awards: 2009 SYRCA Shining Willow Award winner 2009 Chocolate Lily winner 2008 Alcuin Design Award winner 2008 Bolen Books Children’s Book Prize winner 2008 CLA Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Illustrator’s Award honorable mention (and more!)
Art’s Supplies 9781551439204 • $19.95 hc ages 4–8
* This is an audio enhanced ebook. See page 31 for details.
Orca Echoes Picturebooks
Early chapter books At-level fiction for ages 7 to 9 Free teachers’ guides online for individual titles Complete resource guide available Guided Reading selections 15 black-and-white illustrations 64 pages each
Orca Echoes Collection 9781554692613 $305.80 Price valid until July 31, 2013 collection of 44 paperbacks ages 7–9
Orca Echoes Resource Guide 9781554697991 $45.00 cd 9781554692408 $45.00 coil-bound
Justine McKeen, Pooper Scooper Sigmund Brouwer Illustrated by Dave Whamond
Justine and her pooper-scooper crew try to get their school librarian back where they need her to be—in the library.
eet Justine McKeen, the Queen of Green. She talks a little too much, bosses a little too much, and tells the truth, just not all at once. She’s trying to save the planet, one person at a time, and when she decides to get something done, it’s a lot of fun.
November 2012 9781554699315 $6.95 pb 5.25 x 7.625 64 pages ages 7–9
pdf 9781554699322 epub 9781459803176
In Justine McKeen, Pooper Scooper, the third book in the Justine McKeen series, Justine and her friends clean up the dog poop in the park across from the school board’s offices in an effort to get the attention of the superintendent of schools. She hopes the efforts of her crew of cheerful pooper scoopers will help the superintendent see that bringing their school librarian back to work is the right thing to do. Sigmund Brouwer is the bestselling author of many books for children and young adults, including the Orca Echoes Howling Timberwolves series. Sigmund loves visiting schools and talking to children about reading and writing. Justine McKeen, Pooper Scooper is the third book in his Justine McKeen series about a spunky girl and her efforts to create a greener community. Sigmund lives in Red Deer, Alberta, and Nashville, Tennessee. For more information, visit www.rockandroll-literacy.com. Themes: humor, activism, community, environment, libraries
Picturebooks Orca Echoes
Prince for a Princess Eric Walters Illustrated by David Parkins
Prince is a big-hearted greyhound of love.
even-year-old Christina desperately wants a dog. When she visits a kennel with her parents, she comes home with Prince, a greyhound recently retired from his champion racing career. Christina is thrilled and spends all her time with her new pal. They are like two peas in a pod. But one day, when Prince is left alone in the backyard, he escapes. Christina’s mother searches everywhere for him only to find him at the schoolyard gate waiting for Christina. Promising never to leave him alone in the backyard again, her father brings home a little Chihuahua named Chancho. Now Prince will always have a companion to play with. Eric Walters began writing in 1993 as a way to entice his grade-five students into becoming more interested in reading and writing. At the end of the year, one student suggested that he try to have his story published. Since that first creation, Eric has published over seventy novels. His novels have all become bestsellers and have won over eighty awards. Often his stories incorporate themes that reflect his background in education and social work and his commitment to humanitarian and social-justice issues. He is a tireless presenter, speaking to over 70,000 students per year in schools across the country. Eric is a father of three and lives in Mississauga, Ontario, with his wife Anita and dogs Lola and Winnie. For more information, visit www.ericwalters.net. Themes: greyhounds, rescue dogs, family, pets
November 2012 9781459802001 $6.95 pb 5.25 x 7.625 64 pages ages 7–9
pdf 9781459802018 epub 9781459803190
Seeing Orange Sara Cassidy Illustrated by Amy Meissner
Leland’s artistic gifts help him find the courage he needs.
even-year-old Leland has trouble writing, but he loves drawing. He so dislikes his teacher that he conjures up Delilah, an imaginary seeing-eye dog to help him into class each day. When a neighborhood painter recognizes Leland’s gifts as an artist, Leland grows more confident about the world as he uniquely sees it. And when his family’s cat goes missing, it is Leland’s keen observation skills that lead to finding him. Leland’s newfound confidence helps him both confront and sympathize with his teacher, who only wishes Leland could be a bit more focused. Sara Cassidy has worked as a youth hostel manager, a tree planter in five Canadian provinces, a clown and a newspaper reporter. Her poetry, fiction and articles have been widely published, and she has won a Gold National Magazine Award. She lives in Victoria, British Columbia, with her three children. Leland also appears with his family in Sara’s two novels in the Orca Currents series, Slick and Windfall. For more information, visit www.saracassidywriter.com. Themes: empathy, courage, confidence, art, drawing
November 2012 9781554699919 $6.95 pb 5.25 x 7.625 64 pages ages 7–9
pdf 9781554699964 epub 9781459803183
Award-winning, bestselling chapter books
• At-level fiction for ages 8–11 • Themes include multiculturalism, family dynamics, sports and adventure • Free teachers’ guides online for individual titles • Complete resource guide available • Guided Reading selections
Orca Young Readers Collection
Available 9781554693870 $214.65 Price valid until July 31, 2013 Collection of 27 paperbacks ages 8–11
Twenty-seven of our most popular Orca Young Readers are now available as a collection, packaged in a display that is perfect for retailers’ shelves as well as for the classroom. These award-winning chapter books have age-appropriate plots, and themes that include multiculturalism, family dynamics, sports and adventure.
Orca Young Readers Resource Guide Alex Van Tol
The Orca Young Readers Resource Guide provides teachers with ideas for connecting each title in the collection to curriculum and to the students. Certain to encourage lively classroom discussion and foster an engagement with literature, the Orca Young Readers Resource Guide is a valuable tool for dedicated teachers.
Available 9781554698752 $45.00 cd 9781554693894 $45.00 coil-bound 8
Will Hunter ever be able to trust humans?
Hunter Eric Walters As with Eric’s previous book, Catboy, this book was edited and revised with the help of students across the Toronto District School Board. While Eric Walters is listed as the author, Hunter had hundreds of student co-authors. Many thanks to the students of the TDSB!
unter knows humans are dangerous to himself and the other cats of his colony. He avoids them, as all wild cats should. So when a neighborhood boy starts showing up in Hunter’s junkyard to chase away dogs and bring the colony food, Hunter keeps his distance. But a new condo development puts the whole colony in danger, and Hunter soon realizes the only way to save his family is to put his trust in the boy.
September 2012 9781459801578 $9.95 pb 5 x 7.5 208 pages ages 9+
pdf 9781459801585 epub 9781459801592 Also by Eric Walters
The story of Catboy told through very different eyes. Eric Walters began writing in 1993 as a way to entice his grade-five students into becoming more interested in reading and writing. At the end of the year, one student suggested that he try to have his story published. Since that first creation, Eric has published over seventy novels. His novels have all become bestsellers and have won over eighty awards. Often his stories incorporate themes that reflect his background in education and social work and his commitment to humanitarian and socialjustice issues. He is a tireless presenter, speaking to over 70,000 students per year in schools across the country. Eric lives in Mississauga, Ontario, with his wife and three children. For more information, visit www.ericwalters.net.
Catboy 9781554699537 • $9.95 pb ages 9+
Themes: cats, family, anthropomorphism, trust, friendship
When Elephants Fight 9781554693559 • $14.00 pb ages 10+ www.orcabook.com
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hen David McLean, well-loved grandfather and avid adventurer, dies, he leaves behind an unusual will that outlines the seven tasks he has set for his seven grandsons.
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bring their signature writing styles to a series of adventures that take readers from the top of Kilimanjaro to the bottom of the Mediterranean.
R ea d th e m al l: 10. 10. 12 S e v e n (the series) bundle 9781459802704 â€˘ $68.95 ages 10 +
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Between Heaven and Earth Eric Walters
J is David McLean’s eldest grandson, so it stands to reason that he be the one to scatter his beloved grandfather’s ashes. At least that’s how DJ sees it. He’s always been the best at everything—sports, school, looking after his fatherless family—so climbing Kilimanjaro is just another thing he’ll accomplish almost effortlessly. Or so he thinks, until he arrives in Tanzania and everything starts to go wrong. He’s detained at immigration, he gets robbed, his climbing group includes an old lady and he gets stuck with the first ever female porter. Forced to go polepole (slowly), DJ finds out the hard way that youth, fitness level and drive have nothing to do with success on the mountain—or in life.
October 2012 9781554699414 $9.95 pb 5 x 7.5 256 pages ages 10+
pdf 9781554699421 epub 9781554699438
Eric Walters began writing in 1993 as a way to entice his grade-five students into becoming more interested in reading and writing. At the end of the year, one student suggested that he try to have his story published. Since that first creation, Eric has published over seventy novels. His novels have all become bestsellers and have won over eighty awards. Often his stories incorporate themes that reflect his background in education and social work and his commitment to humanitarian and socialjustice issues. He is a tireless presenter, speaking to over 70,000 students per year in schools across the country. Eric lives in Mississauga, Ontario, with his wife and three children. For more information, visit www.ericwalters.net. Themes: family, courage, humility, respect, Mount Kilimanjaro, cultural differences
Picturebooks Seven (the series)
9781554699445 $9.95 pb 5 x 7.5 224 pages ages 10+
pdf 9781554699452 epub 9781554699469
teve thinks a trip to Europe is out of the question—until he hears his grandfather’s will. Suddenly he’s off to Spain, armed with a letter from his grandfather that sends him to a specific address in Barcelona. There he meets a girl named Laia and finds a trunk containing some of his grandfather’s possessions, including a journal he kept during the time he fought with the International Brigades in the Spanish Civil War. Steve decides to trace his grandfather’s footsteps through Spain, and with Laia’s help, he visits the battlefields and ruined towns that shaped his grandfather’s young life, and begins to understand the power of history and the transformative nature of passion for a righteous cause. Born in Edinburgh, Scotland, John Wilson grew up on the Isle of Skye and outside Glasgow without the slightest idea that he would ever write books. John is addicted to history and firmly believes that the past must have been just as exciting, confusing and complex to those who lived through it as our world is to us. Every one of his seventeen novels and six nonfiction books for kids, teens and adults deals with the past. John lives in Lantzville, British Columbia. For more information, visit www.johnwilson-author.blogspot.com. Themes: family, courage, Spanish Civil War, history
Seven Picturebooks (the series)
Jump Cut Ted Staunton
pencer loves movies, but real life is boring, right? When his late grandfather’s will reveals the tasks he wants his grandsons to undertake, Spencer thinks he got screwed. He’s not going to France or Spain or Africa. He’s not even getting a cool tattoo, like his younger brother. No, he’s going to Buffalo to get a kiss from an ancient movie star. Gross. And he’s supposed to film it. Grosser. But Spencer hasn’t bargained on Gloria Lorraine, star of the silver screen back in the day. Gloria has big plans—plans that involve her granddaughter AmberLea, a gun, a baker who might be a gangster, some real gangsters and a road trip to Nowheresville, Ontario. After being shot at, jumping into an icy lake and confronting some angry bikers, Spencer finally realizes that real life can be as exciting (and dangerous) as reel life.
October 2012 9781554699476 $9.95 pb 5 x 7.5 232 pages ages 10+
pdf 9781554699483 epub 9781554699490
When he isn’t writing, Ted Staunton has a busy schedule as a speaker, workshop leader, storyteller and musical performer for children and adults. His previous books include the well-loved Green Applestreet Gang series, as well as Hope Springs a Leak and Power Chord. Ted lives in Port Hope, Ontario. For more information, visit www.tedstauntonbooks.com. Themes: movies, family, self-confidence, humor
Picturebooks Seven (the series)
9781459800168 $9.95 pb 5 x 7.5 224 pages ages 10+
pdf 9781459800175 epub 9781459800182
unny (real name Bernard) doesn’t understand why his late grandfather wants him to get a tattoo. Actually, Bunny doesn’t understand a lot of things, so it’s good that his older brother Spencer is happy to explain things to him. But this is a task Bunny is supposed to do on his own, and nobody is more surprised than Bunny when, after he gets tattooed, he is befriended by a kid named Jaden and adopted into Jaden’s gang. The gang hangs out at a gym, where Bunny learns to fight, but when it finally dawns on him that the gang is involved in some pretty shady—and dangerous—business, Bunny is torn between his loyalty to his new friends and doing what he knows is right.
Richard Scrimger is the award-winning author of more than fifteen books for children and adults. His books have been translated into Dutch, French, German, Thai, Korean, Portuguese, Slovenian, Italian and Polish. The father of four children, he has written humorous pieces about his family life for The Globe & Mail and Chatelaine. Richard lives in Cobourg, Ontario. For more information, visit www.scrimger.ca. Themes: belonging, family, misunderstanding, loyalty
Seven (the series)
Close to the Heel Norah McClintock
o one is more surprised than Rennie to hear that his late grandfather, whom he hardly knew, has left a mission for him to fulfill. Rennie is to fly to Iceland and deliver a message from beyond the grave, but when he gets there, nothing is simple or straightforward. For one thing, Brynja, the teenage daughter of the family he’s staying with, is downright hostile. Her father Einar, who is to be Rennie’s guide in Iceland, is preoccupied with looking after his elderly father-in-law, an old friend of Rennie’s grandfather. Bored and a little bit annoyed, Rennie explores the town and becomes aware that the family is dealing with more than their grief over Brynja’s mother’s death. Before he realizes what is happening, his curiosity puts Rennie in grave danger, with no one to trust and no one to save him except himself.
October 2012 9781554699506 $9.95 pb 5 x 7.5 272 pages ages 10+
pdf 9781554699513 epub 9781554699520
Norah McClintock is a five-time winner of the Crime Writers of Canada’s Arthur Ellis Award for Best Juvenile Crime Novel. Although she works as a freelance editor, she still manages to write at least one novel a year. Norah grew up in Montreal, Quebec, and now lives with her family in Toronto, Ontario. For more information, visit www.web.net/~nmbooks. Themes: family, Iceland, murder, secrets
Picturebooks Seven (the series)
9781554699384 $9.95 pb 5 x 7.5 240 pages ages 10+
pdf 9781554699391 epub 9781554699407
eventeen-year-old Webb’s abusive stepfather has made it impossible for him to live at home, so Webb survives on the streets of Toronto by busking with his guitar and working as a dishwasher. When Webb’s grandfather dies, his will stipulates that his grandsons fulfill specific requests. Webb’s task takes him to the Canol Trail in Canada’s Far North, where he finds out that there are much scarier things than the cold and the occasional grizzly bear. With a Native guide, two German tourists and his guitar for company, Webb is forced to confront terrible events in his grandfather’s past and somehow deal with the pain and confusion of his own life. Sigmund Brouwer is the bestselling author of books for both children and adults, including Rock & Roll Literacy and titles in the Orca Echoes, Orca Currents and Orca Sports series. Sigmund and his family divide their time between Eagleville, Tennessee, and Red Deer, Alberta. For more information, visit www.rockandroll-literacy.com. Themes: survival, Canol Trail, murder, music, family
Seven (the series)
Last Message Shane Peacock
dam has a good life in Buffalo: great parents, a cute girlfriend, adequate grades. He’s not the best at anything, but he’s not the worst either. He secretly lusts after Vanessa, the hottest girl in school, and when his dead grandfather’s will requires him to go on a mission to France, Adam figures he might just have a chance to impress Vanessa and change his life from good to great. When he gets to France, he discovers he has not one but three near-impossible tasks before him. He also discovers a dark and shameful episode from his grandfather’s past, something Adam is supposed to make amends for. But how can he do that when he barely speaks the language and his tasks become more and more dangerous? Despite the odds, Adam finds a way to fulfill his grandfather’s wishes and, in the process, become worthy of bearing his name.
October 2012 9781554699353 $9.95 pb 5 x 7.5 256 pages ages 10+
pdf 9781554699360 epub 9781554699377
Shane Peacock is an award-winning novelist, playwright, journalist and television screenwriter. His bestselling series for young adults, The Boy Sherlock Holmes, has been published in ten countries in twelve languages and has found its way onto more than forty shortlists. He enjoys reading, spending time with his kids, playing and coaching hockey, and visiting schools, conferences and festivals across North America to speak about reading and writing. Shane lives in the countryside north of Cobourg, Ontario. For more information, visit www.shanepeacock.ca. Themes: family, courage, self-esteem, history, art, cultural differences
Teen Graphic Novel
When you witness something horrific, do you look out for yourself? Or try and find justice?
9781554697892 $16.95 pb 6x9 144 pages ages 12+
pdf 9781554697908 epub 9781459803220 Also by Norah McClintock
Norah McClintock Illustrated by Mike Deas
n a dark back alley, Boone and Andre witness a violent murder, and agree not to mention it. But the killers have different ideas and come after Boone and his friends, killing two of them. Boone is desperate to save himself but realizes to do so he will need to face the violent act in his past that continues to haunt him. Told in Norah McClintock’s trademark suspenseful style and with spare black-and-white illustrations from Mike Deas, this compelling graphic novel looks into the darkness and forces us to face our deepest fears.
Guilty 9781554699896 • $12.95 pb ages 12+
Norah McClintock’s fascinating mysteries are hard to put down. She is a five-time winner of the Crime Writers of Canada’s Arthur Ellis Award for Best Juvenile Crime Novel. Although Norah is a freelance editor, she still manages to write at least one novel a year. Norah grew up in Montreal, Quebec, and now lives with her family in Toronto, Ontario. Visit www.web.net/~nmbooks for more information. Mike Deas is the illustrator of the bestselling Graphic Guide Adventure series. His love for illustrative storytelling developed at an early age while growing up on Saltspring Island, British Columbia. Capilano College’s Commercial Animation Program in Vancouver helped Mike fine-tune his drawing skills and imagination. Mike enjoys traveling, and he has worked in England and California as a concept artist, texture artist and art director in the video game industry. Mike and his wife Nancy live in sunny Victoria, British Columbia. Themes: murder, duty, friendship
She Said/She Saw 9781554693351 • $12.95 pb ages 12+
Sid prefers his words few and well-chosen.
Three Little Words Sarah N. Harvey
ixteen-year-old Sid barely remembers his birth mother and has no idea who his father was. Raised on an idyllic island by loving foster parents, Sid would be content to stay there forever, drawing, riding his bike, hanging out with his friend Chloe and helping out with Fariza, a newly arrived foster child. But when a stranger named Phil arrives on the island with disturbing news about his birth family—including a troubled younger brother—Sid leaves all that is familiar to help find the sibling he didn’t know existed.
October 2012 9781459800656 $12.95 pb 5.5 x 8.25 256 pages ages 12+
pdf 9781459800663 epub 9781459800670 Also by Sarah N. Harvey
What he discovers is a family fractured by mental illness, but also united by strong bonds of love and compassion. As Sid searches for his brother, gets to know his grandmother, and worries about meeting his biological mother, he realizes that there will never be a simple answer to the question, Am I my brother’s keeper? Sarah N. Harvey is the author of nine books for children and young adults. Some of her books have been translated into Korean, German and Slovenian, none of which she speaks or reads (although she is trying to learn Italian). Her novel The Lit Report has been optioned for a feature film. She will not be in it. Sarah lives and writes in Victoria, British Columbia, where her goal is to get her heels to the floor in downward-facing dog. Visit www.sarahnharvey.com for more information. Themes: family, mental illness, coming of age
Death Benefits 9781554692262 • $12.95 pb ages 12+
The Lit Report 9781551439051 • $12.95 pb ages 12+ www.orcabook.com
Family might be more than blood, but it takes more than sheer will to keep one together.
Pieces of Me
September 2012 9781459800809 $12.95 pb 5.5 x 8.25 240 pages ages 12+
pdf 9781459800816 epub 9781459800823 Also by Darlene Ryan
Cuts Like a Knife 9781459801196 • $9.95 pb ages 12+
Five Minutes More 9781554690060 • $12.95 pb ages 12+
Darlene Ryan The third time Evan hit me, I left. Evan said God talked to him. I don’t think he did. If God did talk to people, I didn’t see how he would choose Evan with his thin, bloodless lips and pinched face that never smiled. And I knew there was no way God would tell Evan to slap me across the mouth.
addie is living on the streets, trying to protect herself and make enough money to get a place to stay and find a way to go back to school. When she meets Q, she is wary but welcomes his friendship. And then she meets Dylan, a six-year-old boy, living on the streets with his family. When Dylan’s father asks Maddie to watch the boy for a while, she is happy to help. But Dylan’s parents don’t come back; and Maddie and Q are left looking after him. Trying to make a life together and care for her makeshift family, Maddie finds that maybe she has to ask for help.
Darlene Ryan has been writing for as long as she can remember, although she pursued postsecondary degrees in biology and education. Despite being endlessly fascinated by theories on the origin of the universe, she decided she wasn’t cut out to be a scientist and returned to writing. Darlene was the 2006 poet recipient of the Dr. Marilyn Trenholme Counsell Early Childhood Literacy Award. As Sofie Kelly, she writes the bestselling Magical Cats mysteries. She lives with her family in Fredericton, New Brunswick. More information is available at www.darleneryan.com. Themes: homelessness, abuse, family
Rowan both desires and fears his dead sister’s continuing presence in his life.
Redwing Holly Bennett
owan is the sole survivor when his entire family is struck down by the plague. Alone and griefstricken, Rowan ekes out a living by playing music on his button box in the small towns and villages of Prosper. He lives and travels in his family’s old caravan, half starved and in despair. One day, he finds he has competition: a young man playing a violin. Rather than make an adversary, Rowan suggests they travel and play together, but he regrets his offer when he finds out that Samik is from the Tarzine Lands, beyond the volcanoes, and is being pursued by a vengeful warlord. And that’s not all. Samik also claims to have the Sight—and what he sees (and hears) is Rowan’s dead sister, Ettie. As they travel from town to town, they form an uneasy alliance, which gradually evolves into a friendship that will be tested to its limits when Samik is captured.
September 2012 9781459800380 $12.95 pb 5.5 x 8.25 208 pages ages 12+
pdf 9781459800397 epub 9781459800403 Also by Holly Bennett
Holly Bennett is the author of Shapeshifter, The Warrior’s Daughter and the Bonemender series, all published by Orca. She is also a freelance editor and writer working from her home office in Peterborough, Ontario. Her husband and three sons are all musical, so it seemed inevitable that she would eventually write a book about a boy musician. Themes: music, friendship, grief and loss, the supernatural
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Pyro Monique Polak
As things heat up in Franklin’s life, he’s got to learn new ways to cope.
ver since he was small, Franklin has been soothed by fire. Staring into the flames helps Franklin forget his problems. And right now, he’s got a lot to forget. Franklin’s mother has left the family home to be with her hairdresser boyfriend. Franklin’s father, the mayor of Montreal West, is too busy worrying about his public image to do anything about the family. As a rash of local fires competes with upcoming elections for media attention, Franklin’s father has to work hard to keep the public happy. And Franklin has to reconsider his romance with fire. In addition to writing award-winning books for youth, Monique Polak teaches English and Humanities at Marianopolis College in Montreal, Quebec, and also works as a freelance journalist.
Themes: fire starting, family issues, politics
9781459802285 • $9.95 pb 9781459802292 • $16.95 hc 4.25 x 7 128 pages ages 10–14 rl 2.7 pdf 9781459802308 epub 9781459802315
Disconnect Lois Peterson
The connection to faraway friends comes at a high cost for Daria.
ince moving hundreds of miles to a new school, Daria has become increasingly dependent on her cell phone. Texts, Facebook and phone calls are her only connection to her friends in Calgary, and Daria needs to know everything that is going on at home to feel connected to her old life. Her cell phone habit looks a lot like addiction to her mother and to her new friend Cleo. Daria dismisses the idea of technology addiction as foolish until her habit puts a life in danger. Lois Peterson is the author of several books for children and youth, including Beyond Repair in the Orca Currents series. Lois lives in Surrey, British Columbia. Themes: technology addiction, cell phones, responsibility, Facebook
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High Wire Melanie Jackson
Zack wants nothing more than to save his balancing act.
ack Freedman has complete control and feels a sense of calm on the high wire. If only he could say the same about the rest of his life. His fellow youth circus performer and roommate, Cubby, hates him, and his aunt dumps a yappy, excitable dog on him. When a necklace is stolen during a circus performance and the victim of the theft threatens to shut down the circus, Zack is desperate to solve the mystery so he can keep his place on the wire. Melanie Jackson is the author of numerous popular mysteries for youth, including The Big Dip and Fast Slide in the Orca Currents series. Melanie lives in Vancouver, British Columbia. Themes: circus, high-wire walking, mystery
9781459802360 • $9.95 pb 9781459802377 • $16.95 hc 128 pages ages 10–14 rl 4.0 pdf 9781459802384 epub 9781459802391
Oracle Alex Van Tol
It doesn’t take an oracle to predict where Owen’s lies will get him.
wen has a crush on Kamryn. Kamryn has a crush on Owen’s brother Kyle. Owen knows extreme action is necessary to make sure Kamryn does not end up dating his brother, a jerk who manipulates every situation to get what he wants. So what does Owen do? He manipulates the situation. With the help of his friend Hannah, Owen sets up a blog called The Oracle that gives out relationship advice to local teens. Everything seems to be going great. Hannah and Owen are having fun, and Kamryn seems to be following The Oracle’s advice and taking an interest in Owen. Owen thinks he’s got it made, but he soon discovers that fraudulent tactics have their consequences. Alex Van Tol taught middle school for eight years, then made the switch to writing for a living. She has published numerous titles with Orca. Oracle is her first Orca Currents novel. Alex lives in Victoria, British Columbia, with her family. Themes: Internet, fortune-telling, honesty
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Edge of Flight Kate Jaimet
Can Vanisha find the courage she needs to save her friend?
dge of Flight is the toughest rock-climbing route Vanisha has ever faced. She has one last chance to conquer it before she moves to Vermont to start university. University is a sore point for Vanisha, who yearns for a career in the outdoors but feels pressured by her mother to earn an academic degree. Trying to put school out of her mind, she heads to the Ozark Mountains of Arkansas with her buddies Rusty and Jeb for a final weekend of climbing and camping. Deep in the woods, they stumble on an illegal marijuana plantation, and the gang of bikers who guard it. When Jeb is shot by the bikers, Vanisha alone must get help—and to do so, she must climb Edge of Flight. As she confronts her insecurities on the cliff face and in the woods, Vanisha gains a new resolve and the self-confidence to choose her own path in life.
November 2012 9781459801608 $9.95 pb 4.25 x 7 160 pages ages 10+ rl 3.4
Kate Jaimet is an author and journalist who recently began a freelance career after many years as a daily newspaper reporter for the Ottawa Citizen. Her first book in the Orca Sports series, Slam Dunk, was selected by the Junior Library Guild and the Canadian Children’s Book Centre as a Best Book for Kids & Teens. Kate learned to rock climb in Germany, and now has a bouldering wall in her basement in Ottawa, Ontario. For more information, visit www.katejaimet.com. Themes: rock climbing, courage, choices, self-confidence
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Sidetracked Deb Loughead
See No Evil
by Diane Young
Shawn and Daniel witness an assault behind the local mall and recognize one of the attackers as a locally infamous gang member. When they learn that the kid who was attacked is in critical condition, Shawn wants to go to the police, but Daniel thinks they are in more danger if they speak up. They soon realize how dangerous secrets can be.
by Karen Spafford-Fitz
Will Maddy’s track team work out their issues before the big race?
Turk needs cash, but he’s allergic to his own sweat so getting a job is out of the question. Then he makes a discovery: Girls love dogs. Turk’s friends will do anything to meet girls. Turk starts a dog walking business. His friends walk the dogs and Turk collects half the money. Turk thinks he’s got it made, but it doesn’t take long for his scheme to spin wildly out of control.
addy doesn’t find it easy adjusting to grade nine. The friendships and loyalties she took for granted in middle school are being challenged, and there’s so much more competition on her track team now.
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November 2012 9781459802506 $9.95 pb 4.25 x 7 160 pages ages 10+ rl 3.9
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Deb Loughead is the author of more than twenty-five books for children and young adults. Deb conducts workshops and readings at schools, festivals and conferences across the country. She has written and directed children’s plays and taught creative writing classes. Deb’s books have been translated into seven languages, and her award-winning poetry and adult fiction have appeared in a variety of Canadian publications. Back in her youth, she was a sprinter, as well as the anchor for her school relay team. Nowadays she prefers walking her dog. Deb lives with her family in Toronto, Ontario. Themes: track and field, sprinting, competition, friendship
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by Norah McClintock Ethan lives in a foster home, struggling to put his life on the right track. Involved in a photography program for at-risk kids, he finds himself threatened again and again by someone who wants his camera. What does Ethan know? And what is on his camera that someone is willing to kill for?
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by K.L. Denman Jay, Kelvin and Cia are The Lunar Ticks, a dedicated band who are convinced they are on their way up. They want to win an upcoming battle of the bands where the first prize is a full day in a recording studio. Going up against Indigo Daze, a band from another school, Jay finds himself falling for Rowan, the leader of the other band. When Rowan’s guitar is trashed right before the contest The Lunar Ticks are the prime suspects.
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Stuffed by Eric Walters When Ian watches a documentary about the health concerns of eating fast food, he decides to try and stop people from eating at Frankie’s, a fast-food chain with a questionable menu. The boycott takes off and the company’s lawyers try to force him to stop. Can Ian stand up for what he believes in? Can he take on a big corporation and win?
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by Norah McClintock Jojo’s back, released from jail, and people are tense and afraid again. Those people just wish Jojo would go away and never come back. Then there are the people who wish something bad would happen to Jojo. Something really bad. Ardell Withrow is one of those people.
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Orca Currents Go Reader Volume 2 $49.95 9781459800496 Includes: Skate Freak, Sewer Rats
Sable wears only black and has always felt that doom is near. Lacey wears pink and seeks beauty everywhere. A sadistic art teacher pairs them together for a project. Sable is less than thrilled at having to spend time with Lacey, who she believes to be nothing more than a brainless doll. As Sable gets past her resentment, she learns some surprising truths about Lacey—and herself.
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by Sigmund Brouwer Every Saturday Jim, Mickey and Lisa battle in paintball wars held in the city’s storm-drain system. The new kid, Carter, wants to join their club, the Sewer Rats. Lisa doesn’t want him in the club. She devises risky tests for him and puts him in the path of danger at every opportunity. But the tunnels under the city are dangerous enough on their own.
by Kristin Butcher
When Linda’s high school sets up online chat rooms, she can’t resist the urge to visit them. Fueled by interest in a student with the nickname Cyrano, Linda, a girl who suffers from extreme shyness, gets chatty online. Using the nickname Roxanne, she gains a reputation as the queen of one-liners. Soon Linda starts receiving gifts from a secret admirer, and she feels like her life might be turning around. But she has a lot to learn about the risks of online anonymity.
by Lesley Choyce
Dorf has always lived by his personal motto: If it’s worth doing, do it. If it’s not worth doing, do it anyway. But now he’s in a new city, and the terrain has changed. He’s no longer free to skateboard where he wishes, school is hard, and he has the reputation as a freak. With daring stunts he gains the grudging respect of local troublemakers, but he needs to tap into a more elusive kind of courage to effect real change in his life.
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Coming Clean Jeff Ross
Throwing down tasty beats is harder than it looks when you are wanted by the police.
ob wants to be a DJ—more than anything. And when his older brother Adam lands him a gig at a local all-ages club filling in for DJ Sly, Rob is ecstatic. This could be his big break, and when he finds out that the girl of his dreams will be there that first night, it seems like it is all coming together. But things fall apart—Mary Jane overdoses on Ecstasy provided by Adam, and DJ Sly turns Adam in and implicates Rob. The brothers end up on the run, evading the police while trying to force DJ Sly to tell the truth about the brothers’ part in the death and Sly’s own role in supplying drugs at the club.
9781459803312 • $9.95 pb 9781459803329 • $16.95 hc 4.25 x 7 128 pages ages 12+ rl 2.9
Jeff Ross is the author of three books in the Orca Sports series—Dawn Patrol, The Drop and Powerslide. Jeff lives in Ottawa, Ontario, where he teaches Scriptwriting and English at Algonquin College. Themes: drugs, mystery, crime
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Rat Lesley Choyce
What if you stood up to the bullies?
olin is tired of school bullies and other students’ refusal to speak up or “rat” on the real troublemakers. When Colin does speak out against a couple of school thugs, they post an embarrassing photo of him on a social networking website. Colin makes some new enemies in the process but also a few new allies, including the vice-principal, Mr. Miller. One of Colin’s new unwanted allies, though, is Jerome, who is selling weapons to kids at school for “self defense.” Colin threatens to turn Jerome in but backs off, tired of his growing reputation as the school rat. When Jerome is shot and killed, Colin regrets not speaking up earlier. Jerome’s killer is now known but has not been located by the police. When the police show up, Colin tells them what he knows, and while he realizes that he has some enemies, he also has some real admirers as well.
9781459803008 • $9.95 pb 9781459803015 • $16.95 hc 4.25 x 7 128 pages ages 12+ rl 3.8 pdf 9781459803022 epub 9781459803039 28
Lesley Choyce teaches part-time at Dalhousie University, runs Pottersfield Press and has published over seventy books for adults and kids. He surfs year-round in the North Atlantic and has been a newspaper boy and lead guitarist. Lesley lives at Lawrencetown Beach, Nova Scotia. Themes: bullying, self-confidence, violence, responsibility
Shallow Grave Alex Van Tol
Ouija boards and restless spirits combine to solve a violent murder.
hen they’re hauled into the office in the wake of a stupid prank, schoolmates Elliot and Shannon have no idea that hiding the principal’s Smart Car in the woods was the least of their problems. As part of their punishment, the pair is tasked to clean up the school boathouse— the same one that’s been shuttered for close to twenty years. Should be an easy enough task, they figure: chuck all the broken stuff, organize whatever still works and get the weekend underway. But when Shannon talks Elliot into making a Ouija board, things take a turn for the horrifying. When the pair accidentally unleashes a dark force, they find themselves caught up in a mystery that must be solved if they are to have any hope of escape. Alex Van Tol admits to having made more than one Ouija board in her lifetime, but has never, to her knowledge, unleashed any angry demons. She dreams up creepy plotlines in her seaside home of Victoria, British Columbia. Which, incidentally, she shares with a ghost. Visit her on the Interwebs at www.alexvantol.com. Themes: spirits, murder, crime
9781459802025 • $9.95 pb 9781459802032 • $16.95 hc 4.25 x 7 128 pages ages 12+ rl 2.5 pdf 9781459802049 epub 9781459802056
Dead Run Sean Rodman
Sam is in the race of his life, and if he gets caught, he may never cross the finish line.
am wants to win, no matter what it takes. Bicycle racing is his sport and he has a gift for it— but his attitude keeps getting in the way. After his teammates give up on him, Sam is offered a fresh opportunity. Viktor, an aging Olympic racer, will coach him and maybe give him what he needs to be a winner. But there’s a catch: Sam has to work as a bike courier at Viktor’s company. The work is dangerous and intense, fighting traffic in the inner city to make deliveries at breakneck speeds. Then Sam is assigned by Viktor to the mysterious “dead run,” delivering untraceable packages for an unknown client. Soon Sam is racing away from the law—and risks losing everything. Sean Rodman lives and works in Victoria, British Columbia. He is the child of two anthropologists, who gave him a keen eye for observation and a bad case of wanderlust. His interest in writing for teenagers came out of working at some interesting schools around the world. In the Snowy Mountains of Australia, he taught ancient history to future Olympic athletes. Closer to home, he worked with students from over 100 countries at a non-profit international school. He currently works at the Royal BC Museum. For more information, visit www.srodman.com. Themes: crime, cycling, mystery
9781459802445 • $9.95 pb 9781459802452 • $16.95 hc 4.25 x 7 128 pages ages 12+ rl 3.0 pdf 9781459802469 epub 9781459802476 www.orcabook.com
Orca Soundings in Spanish
In the unforgiving outback, one wrong step can mean death.
ince his girlfriend dumped him, Jayden has been avoiding school-and life in general. When his eccentric uncle Mel invites him to help with his biology research at an Australian university, he figures he has nothing to lose. Once he arrives, he discovers Mel is obsessed with finding a new species of lizard and is determined to be the first to discover it. Unfortunately, this means an expedition into the scorching desert heat of the Australian outback...with the increasingly paranoid Mel and an unfriendly biology student named Natalie. Then disaster strikes, and Jayden and Nat find themselves many miles from civilization fighting for their survival.
November 2012 9781459803053 $9.95 pb 4.25 x 7 128 pages ages 12+ rl 2.8
Robin Stevenson is the author of a number of novels for children, teens and young adults. She was born in England, grew up in Ontario, spent two years in Australia and now lives in Victoria, British Columbia, with her partner and son. Themes: survival, responsibility, family
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Reacción (Reaction) Lesley Choyce
Who’s ready to be a father at seventeen?
ach and Ashley have been going out for a while, and things are going well—until Ashley finds out she is pregnant. She is angry and blames Zach. She wouldn’t be in this state if he hadn’t been so careless. Insistent at first on an abortion, she turns against Zach. Confused, Zach struggles with what he should do and what his responsibilities are. Coming to terms with the reactions of their families and friends, Zach realizes that this is a decision that he and Ashley must make together. Lesley Choyce teaches part-time at Dalhousie University, runs Pottersfield Press and has published over seventy books for adults and kids. He surfs year-round in the North Atlantic and has been a newspaper boy and lead guitarist. Lesley lives at Lawrencetown Beach, Nova Scotia.
November 2012 9781459803084 $9.95 pb 4.25 x 7 128 pages ages 12+ rl 2.6
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Themes: teen pregnancy, responsibility, choices
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Accord de puissance (Power Chord) Ted Staunton
Adventures in extreme music.
ce and his best friend Denny notice that girls like musicians, no matter how dorky the dudes might be. So they start a band, and Ace discovers that he loves playing music more than anything he’s done in his life. Fueled by Denny’s tweets and a sound guaranteed to make cats barf, the band takes flight until a contest draws them into conflict. Their drummer, Pig, cares more about hygiene than music, and Denny’s drive to impress the girls leads them all astray. Since the publication of his first picturebook, Puddleman, in 1988, Ted Staunton has been delighting readers of all ages with his funny and perceptive stories about friends, family and school life. Ted is a frequent speaker and performer at schools, libraries and conferences across Canada and teaches writing at George Brown College. Ted and his family live in Port Hope, Ontario. Themes: music, plagiarism, teamwork
November 2012 9781459803114 $9.95 pb 4.25 x 7 128 pages ages 10+
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(Stuff We All Get) K.L. Denman
We don’t always get what we want.
uspended from school, lonely and bored, fifteen-year-old Zack will do anything for amusement. His mom drags him out geocaching, and Zach finds a cd with the word Famous written across it. He puts the cd in his stereo and loses himself in the music. Zack has sound-color synesthesia. He sees colors when he hears music, and the music on the Famous cd causes incredible patterns of color for him. Zack becomes obsessed with the girl on the cd and decides he has to find her. K.L. Denman was inspired to write young adult fiction when her children and their friends were journeying through their teen years. Earlier published writing includes short stories, articles for local newspapers and Green Teacher Magazine. Her 2009 teen novel Me, Myself and Ike was nominated for a Governor General’s Literary Award. She lives in Delta, British Columbia, with her family of people, dogs, cats and horses. Visit www.kldenman.com for more information. Themes: music, synesthesia, celebrity culture
November 2012 9781459803145 $9.95 pb 4.25 x 7 128 pages ages 10+
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Evil Behind That Door Barbara Fradkin
Who will uncover the chilling secret locked behind the boarded-up cellar door?
hen softhearted handyman Cedric O’Toole agrees to help Barry Mitchell renovate his farmhouse, he finds himself facing old fears. Not only did Mitchell bully Cedric all through school, but his life has been troubled ever since. Now, just out of prison, he’s broke and his parents have gone missing, leaving a cloud of suspicion hanging over his head.
September 2012 9781459801004 $9.95 pb 4.75 x 7.25 128 pages adult fiction rl 3.2
But when Barry warns him not to touch the boarded-up door in the cellar, the ever-curious Cedric can’t resist. The small storage room, obviously unused in years, contains jars of preserves, barrels of dried apples and a pile of small bones. As he sets out to discover who died and how, Cedric uncovers a tale of violence, deception and abuse. And he learns just how far Barry will go to keep a tragic family secret from coming to light. Barbara Fradkin is a child psychologist with a fascination for how we turn bad. She is best known for her gritty detective novels featuring Ottawa Police Inspector Michael Green, which have won two Arthur Ellis Best Novel Awards. The Fall Guy (2011) was her first book in the Rapid Reads series featuring handyman Cedric O’Toole. She lives in Ottawa, Ontario. Themes: mystery, murder, family issues
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The Goddaughter Melodie Campbell
Stolen jewels, a cross-country chase and a reluctant mob goddaughter make for a whole lot of laughs.
ina Gallo is a gemologist who would like nothing better than to run her little jewelry shop. Unfortunately she’s also “the Goddaughter,” and, as she tells her new friend Pete, “You don’t get to choose your relatives.” And you can’t avoid them when you live in Hamilton and they more or less run the place.
September 2012 9781459801257 $9.95 pb 4.75 x 7.25 144 pages adult fiction rl 2.8
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When Gina bumps into Pete at the Art Gallery Gala, sparks fly. So do bullets, when her cousin Tony is taken down by rival mobsters from New York. It turns out Tony was carrying a load of hot gems in the heel of his shoe. When Gina is reluctantly recruited to carry the rocks back to Buffalo, the worst happens: they get stolen. Pete and Gina have no choice but to steal them back, even though philandering politicians, shoe fetishists and a trio of inept goons stand in their way. It’s all in a day’s work, when you’re the Goddaughter. Melodie Campbell has been a banker, marketing director, college instructor, comedy writer and possibly the worst runway model ever. Her work has appeared in Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine, Star Magazine, Flash Fiction, Canadian Living, Toronto Star, The Globe and Mail and many more. The Goddaughter is Melodie’s second published novel. She live in Oakville, Ontario, and can be found at www.melodiecampbell.com. Themes: humor, crime
Cleanup Norah McClintock
If the maid didn’t do it, who did?
onnie Suarez, downsized from her job as a legal secretary, is working as a maid. She’s getting used to picking up after people and putting their lives in order. But she is not prepared for the mess that awaits her when she arrives at work one morning to find her employer dead on the floor of his bedroom. Connie’s co-worker Maria, an illegal alien from Colombia, quickly becomes the prime suspect in his murder. When Maria begs her for help, Connie cannot refuse. As she tries to discover what really happened, she learns that Maria has been keeping a number of things from her. Now Connie can’t decide who or what to believe. And that’s not the worst of it. Connie soon realizes that she herself is also a potential target for violence. The question now is, will she be able to clean up the mess that Maria is in without getting killed herself?
Norah McClintock’s fascinating mysteries are hard to put down. She is a five-time winner of the Crime Writers of Canada’s Arthur Ellis Award for Best Juvenile Crime Novel. Although Norah is a freelance editor, she still manages to write at least one novel a year. Norah grew up in Montreal, Quebec, and now lives with her family in Toronto, Ontario. Visit www.web.net/~nmbooks for more information. Themes: mystery, murder, illegal immigration
October 2012 9781459800540 $9.95 pb 4.75 x 7.25 128 pages adult fiction rl 4.0
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Contingency Plan Lou Allin
This fairy-tale romance looks too good to be true…and it is.
hen Sandra Sinclair, recently widowed and the mother of twelve-year-old Jane, meets wealthy lawyer Joe Gillette, he wins her over with his kind and conscientious attitude. Falling in love faster than she ever thought possible, Sandra agrees to marry. But soon after they move into their new home, things begin to change, and Joe’s controlling behavior causes her to question her decision. When her new husband becomes seriously abusive, Sandra decides that she and Jane must leave. When Joe makes it clear that he will not just let her walk away, Sandra discovers that it’s quite likely that he arranged his first wife’s death, and that she is now part of his “contingency plan.” She soon realizes that even the law is no defense against this meticulous and egotistical man. Fleeing to an old family cabin on a remote lake, mother and daughter prepare to live off the grid. And when Joe tracks them down, Sandra must come up with a contingency plan of her own. Lou Allin is the author of the Belle Palmer mysteries set in Northern Ontario. Now living on Vancouver Island with her border collies and mini-poodle, she is working on a new series featuring RCMP Corporal Holly Martin. That Dog Won’t Hunt was Lou’s first title in the Rapid Reads series from Orca’s Raven Books imprint. Themes: mystery, crime, relationships
October 2012 9781459801141 $9.95 pb 4.75 x 7.25 128 pages adult fiction rl 3.8
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Board Books Alligator, Bear, Crab Pechter, L. Spalding, A. Dance Baby Dance Hamsters Holding Hands Reich, K. The Ways I Will Love You Boehm, R. Welcome Song for Baby Van Camp, R.
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Helmer, M. Wishinsky, F. Stevenson, R. Stevenson, R. Bogart, J.
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Splat! Splat! Spoiled Rotten Storm Tide Storm Tide Struck Struck Stuff We All Get Stuff We All Get Sudden Impact Swiped Watch Me Watch Me Windfall Windfall Wired
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Orca Soundings B Negative B Negative
Grant, V. Grant, V.
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Juice Kicked Out Knifepoint Knifepoint Last Ride Last Ride Learning to Fly Learning to Fly Lockdown Lockdown Masked Masked Middle Row Middle Row My Time as Caz Hazard No More Pranks No More Pranks No Problem No Problem One More Step One More Step One Way One Way Outback Outback Overdrive Pain & Wastings Pain & Wastings Picture This Picture This Plastic Plastic Reaction Reaction Redline Redline Refuge Cove Responsible Responsible Riley Park Riot Act Riot Act Rock Star Rock Star Running the Risk Running the Risk Saving Grace Scum Scum Sea Change Sea Change Shattered Shattered Snitch
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La revanche parfaite Reviens La triche
Denman, K. Grant, V. Butcher, K.
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Rapid Reads Fiction And Everything Nice The Barrio Kings Best Girl The Fall Guy Fit to Kill Love You to Death The Middle Ground The Next Sure Thing One Fine Day You’re… Orchestrated Murder The Second Wife The Shadow Killer Something Noble The Spider Bites That Dog Won’t Hunt The Way It Works When I Kill You A Winter Kill
Moritsugu, K. Kowalski, W. Warsh, S. Fradkin, B. Heneghan, J. Bowen, G. Whittall, Z. Wagamese, R. Bowen, G. Blechta, R. Chapman, B. Bowen, G. Kowalski, W. Sale, M. Allin, L. Kowalski, W. Wan, M. Delany, V.
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Rapid Reads Nonfiction Assault on Juno Generation Us Ortona Street Fight
Zuehlke, M. Weaver, A. Zuehlke, M.
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Adult Nonfiction Craigdarroch The Gift of Reading For the Love of Reading Hiking Trails I Hiking Trails 2 Hiking Trails 3 Once Upon a Time Rock & Roll Literacy
Reksten, T. Bouchard, D. Bouchard, D. Blier, R. (ed.) Blier, R. (ed.) Blier, R. (ed.) Egoff, S. Brouwer, S.
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Orca Soundings in Spanish A punta de cuchillo Van Tol, A. A reventar Walters, E. Walters, E. A toda velocidad Al límite Walters, E. El blanco Ryan, D. De nadie más Harvey, S. El qué dirán Goobie, B. En el bosque Stevenson, R. La guerra de las bandas Denman, K. Identificación Grant, V. Ni un día más Goobie, B. No te vayas Grant, V. La otra vida de Caz Kyi, T. Los Pandemónium Choyce, L. El plan de Zee Butcher, K. El regreso McClintock, N. Respira Withers, P. Revelación Murdoch, P. El soplón McClintock, N. La tormenta Bell, W. Grant, V. Un trabajo sin futuro La verdad Kyi, T.
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Orca Currents and Soundings in French À fond la planche! Walters, E. Accro d’la planche Choyce, L. Au pas, camarade Walters, E. Les Casse-Cous Withers, P. Cochonnet Grant, V. Ed spécial Walters, E. L’effet manga Pearce, J. En images McClintock, N. Frappée par la foudre Loughead, D. McClintock, N. Marqué Monteur de taureau Halvorson, M.
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Orca Audio—Go Readers Orca Currents Go Reader Volume 1 Orca Currents Go Reader Volume 2 Orca Currents Go Reader Volume 3 Orca Soundings Go Reader Volume 1 Orca Soundings Go Reader Volume 2
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