Exciting realistic fiction for struggling readers in elementary and middle school

HIP JR novels are written especially for students in Grades 3-7 who are reading at Grade 2 level. These books feature preteen characters in adventurous, sometimes dangerous and often humorous situations.

A comprehensive Teacher’s Guide is available for each novel. The HIP JR LIBRARY PACK contains all 12 titles at a significant discount over the individual prices of the books.

See also HIP QUICKREAD – shorter chapter book-style adaptations of selected HIP JR novels.

INTEREST LEVELS:    Ages 8-12 (Grades 3-7)
READING LEVELS:     1.8-2.4          LEXILE LEVELS:     350-450

“This series will be well worth the investment! There is such a large variety of subject matter that it will be easy to match a reader with a short novel that will capture his or her interest. The stories will appeal both to reluctant readers and other students. Recommended for all school libraries.” (Resource Links)