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Brighten your middle schooler's mood with these laugh-out-loud funny books.
 
Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Series: Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book #1
by Jeff Kinney Illustrated by Jeff Kinney
"Boys don't keep diaries, or do they?"

It's a new school year, and Greg Heffley finds himself thrust into middle school, where undersized weaklings share the hallways with kids who are taller, meaner, and already shaving.
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Hardcover Book: $9.76

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Son of Slappy
Son of Slappy
Series: Goosebumps Most Wanted, Book #2
by R. L. Stine

The infamous Most Wanted Goosebumps characters are out on the loose and they're coming after you! Catch them undead or alive!



Hello dummy! The evil puppet you hate to love is back for a brand new scare.


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Paperback Book: $6.29

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Tales from a Not-So-Fabulous Life
Tales from a Not-So-Fabulous Life
Series: Dork Diaries, Book #1
by Rachel Renée Russell

Fourteen-year-old Nikki Maxwell writes and sketches in her diary about her struggle to be popular at her exclusive new private school and about giving up on being part of the elite group, before figuring out a way to simply be herself — and get a new cell phone.

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Hardcover Book: $12.59

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Smile
Smile
by Raina Telgemeier Illustrated by Raina Telgemeier

Raina just wants to be a normal sixth grader. But one night after Girl Scouts she trips and falls, severely injuring her two front teeth, and what follows is a long and frustrating journey with on-again, off-again braces, surgery, embarrassing headgear, and even a retainer with fake teeth attached.

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Hardcover Book: $15.39

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Paperback Book: $8.79

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Drama
Drama
by Raina Telgemeier Illustrated by Raina Telgemeier
2013 Stonewall Honor Book
Callie loves theater. and while she would totally try out for her middle school's production of "Moon over Mississippi," she's a terrible singer. Instead she's the set designer for the stage crew, and this year she's determined to create a set worthy of Broadway on a middle-school budget.
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Sisters
Sisters
by Raina Telgemeier Illustrated by Raina Telgemeier

The companion to Raina Telgemeier's #1 New York Times bestselling and Eisner Award-winning graphic memoir, Smile.

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Middle School, the Worst Years of My Life
Middle School, the Worst Years of My Life
Series: Middle School
by James Patterson
It's Rafe Khatchadorian's first day at Hills Village Middle School, and it's shaping up to be the worst year ever. He has enough problems at home without throwing his first year of middle school into the mix, but luckily he's got an ace plan for the best year ever, if only he can pull it off.
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Swindle
Swindle
Series: Swindle
by Gordon Korman
After a mean collector named Swindle cons him out of his most valuable baseball card, Griffin Bing must put together a band of misfits to break into Swindle's compound and recapture the card.
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Frindle
Frindle
by Andrew Clements Illustrated by Brian Selznick

Fifth grader Nick Allen knows just how to make school more cool. In third grade, he transformed Miss Deaver's room into a tropical paradise with some paper palm trees and a sandy beach. In fourth grade, he taught his classmates to mimic the high-pitched calls of blackbirds.


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The Loser List
The Loser List
Series: The Loser List, Book #1
by H. N. Kowitt

When Danny Shine (rhymes with "whine") finds out he's on the infamous Loser List in the girls' bathroom, his mission to erase it lands him in detention. That fateful afternoon, the school's bullies (who live in detention) discover that Danny can draw.

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Hardcover Book: $6.99

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Can You Get an F in Lunch?
Can You Get an F in Lunch?
Series: How I Survived Middle School, Book #1
by Nancy Krulik

Best-selling author Nancy Krulik delves into the mind of a twelve-year-old girl just trying to survive middle school.

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Kill the Boy Band
Kill the Boy Band
by Goldy Moldavsky

Okay, so just know from the start that it wasn't supposed to go like this. All we wanted was to get near The Ruperts, our favorite boy band.

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Hardcover Book: $14.39

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