Middle School, The Worst Years of My Life

Middle School, The Worst Years of My Life

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NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE! In his acclaimed and #1 bestselling middle-grade comic debut, Children's Choice Award Author of the Year James Patterson has never been more hilarious--or heartwarming. Rafe Khatchadorian has enough problems at home without throwing his first year of middle school into the mix. Luckily, he's got an ace plan for the best year ever, if only he can pull it off: With his best friend Leonardo the Silent awarding him points, Rafe tries to break every rule in his school's oppressive Code of Conduct. Chewing gum in class--5,000 points! Running in the hallway--10,000 points! Pulling the fire alarm--50,000 points! But when Rafe's game starts to catch up with him, he'll have to decide if winning is all that matters, or if he's finally ready to face the rules, bullies, and truths he's been avoiding. James Patterson's debut middle-grade novel addresses some of middle schoolers' biggest issues: bullies, first crushes, and finding out what makes each of us special, all with a hilarious main character and fantastic in-text illustrations that are sure to have young readers begging for more!
Publisher: [S.l.]: Little, Brown and Company, 2011.
ISBN: 9780316134712
Characteristics: 288 p.

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Jun 03, 2021

I think this is a good book. James Patterson is a very talented author and the books with intent for a younger audience I find very entertaining. This book talks about Rafe Khatchadorian, and his journey through his new middle school after being expelled multiple times from other schools while living with his future stepfather that he hates that he calls Bear. When he arrives at his new school, he finds that the rulebook that his principal provided is very long and boring, and his best friend Leo got the idea to break every single one of the rules, until he had broken all the rules in the book. I think this is one of my favorite books I've read in a while, and I highly recommend it to anyone looking for a good book to read this year, and I also highly recommend reading some of the other books in this series.

Aug 05, 2020

When Rafe starts his first year of middle school, he has a purpose. He is going to break every rule in the book. Running in the hallways, chewing gum, skipping classes, you name it. Will he get away with it? This comedic book is a fun read that is humorous and engaging.

Jun 17, 2020

Read the whole series 10 times! NO JOKE.

Apr 01, 2019

1 W, B 700L 10-13Year 300Page (9-12세) 챕터당 10페이지, 그림조금 11까지

Feb 21, 2019

I can definitely see this book appealing to fans of Diary of a Wimpy Kid or Dork Diaries. Personally, I thought the narration relied a little too heavily on cliches and hyperbole, and the plot seemed to glamorize breaking school rules without ever acknowledging that most school rules are designed to ensure students safety. So, in order for the "I'm breaking all of the school rules because school rules are dumb" plot to work, the authors had to create some rules that most schools don't have while ignoring more blatant and standard rules (i.e. no weapons on school grounds).

Feb 03, 2019

Got this book on my birthday... Really enjoyed it!!! Very interesting... Yet, kinda funny!(:

Noah Henok
Dec 15, 2018

I love the Book Movie could be better tho

Oct 22, 2018

This was a great book!! the movie was not as great tho...

GrowlyBear Oct 02, 2018

If you have a reader who enjoyed Diary of a Wimpy Kid, this series should be next on your list!

Aug 15, 2018

There is a movie FYI search Middle school and its on the first page

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Jun 21, 2016

it is about a boy who is trying to break all the rules

Navy_Crab_15_1 Jun 21, 2014

A boy trying to survive sixth grade by breaking one rule at a time.

Jan 20, 2013

Rafe has just entered middle school...UH OH he's a trouble maker.....then he meets Jeanie Galleta


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