Orca Series For Reluctant Readers
Orca publishes the best hi-lo fiction for your struggling readers. Orca's series for reluctant readers are high-interest novels with contemporary themes, written expressly for students reading below grade level. All books are Accelerated Reader/Lexile selections.
Orca Currents are short high-interest novels with contemporary themes, written expressly for middle-school students reading below grade level. Reading level: Grade 2.0–4.5. Interest level: Ages 10–14.
With contemporary themes and exciting stories, the Orca Soundings for reluctant teen readers are books that teens want to read. Reading level: Grade 2.0–4.5. Interest level: Ages 12+.
Perfect for reluctant teen readers, the Orca Sports titles combine mystery and adventure with team sports such as hockey, baseball, football and soccer, and solo sports like scuba diving, running, sailing, horse racing and even race-car driving. Orca Sports books engage young readers with exciting plots and easy-to-read language. Reading level: Grade 2.0–4.5. Interest level: Ages 10+.
Rapid Reads are short novels and non-fiction books for adult readers. In our increasingly fast-paced world we believe there is a need for well-written, well-told books that can be read in one sitting. Rapid Reads are intended for a diverse audience, including ESL students, reluctant readers, adults who struggle with literacy and anyone who wants an high-interest quick read.