Middle School, The Worst Years of My Life (Paperback)
Other Books in Series
This is book number 1 in the Middle School series.
- #2: Middle School: Get Me Out of Here! (Paperback): $7.64
- #3: Middle School: My Brother Is a Big, Fat Liar (Hardcover): $28.00
- #4: Middle School: How I Survived Bullies, Broccoli, and Snake Hill (Hardcover): $11.89
- #5: Middle School: Ultimate Showdown (Hardcover): $11.89
- #6: Middle School: Save Rafe! (Hardcover): $11.89
- #7: Middle School: Just My Rotten Luck (Hardcover): $11.89
- #8: Middle School: Dog's Best Friend (Hardcover): $11.89
- #9: Middle School: Escape to Australia (Hardcover): $11.89
- #10: Middle School: From Hero to Zero (Hardcover): $11.89
- #11: Middle School: Born to Rock (Middle School Book 10 #11) (Hardcover): $11.89
- #12: Middle School: Master of Disaster (Hardcover): $11.89
About the Author
James Patterson has had more New York Times bestsellers than any other writer, ever, according to Guinness World Records. Since his first novel won the Edgar Award in 1977 James Patterson's books have sold more than 300 million copies. He is the author of the Alex Cross novels, the most popular detective series of the past twenty-five years, including Kiss the Girls and Along Came a Spider. He writes full-time and lives in Florida with his family.
A #1 Indiebound Bestseller
keen appreciation of kids' insecurities and an even more astute understanding
of what might propel boy readers through a book.... a perfectly pitched
novel."—Los Angeles Times
* "Patterson artfully weaves a deeper and... thought-provoking tale of childhood coping mechanisms and everyday school and family realities.... Hand this book to misbehaving, socially awkward, or disengaged boys and girls.... It might help them believe that there is a place for them in the world, no matter how dire times may seem in the present."—School Library Journal, starred review
"Cleverly delves into the events that make middle school so awkward: cranky bus drivers, tardy slips, bathroom passes and lots of rules.... Hopefully, this isn't the last we hear from Rafe Khatchadorian."—The Associated Press
that 'normal is boring' should go a long way toward assuring kids who don't fit
the mold that there's a place for them, too."
Incredibly detailed and imaginative illustrations . . . add depth and
humor. . . . an enjoyable story that even the most reluctant
readers should enjoy."
—Library Media Connection
"There is substance as well as appeal here.... Patterson deftly manages the pace of revelations that take readers deeper into Rafe's fragile trust.... Readers ready for something else in the same vein but more substantive than Kinney's Diary of a Wimpy Kid or Peirce's Big Nate should be introduced to Rafe."—Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books