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My Middle-grade Books

My Books are available on and at Hide Away Used Books. Hide Away Books has locations in American Fork, Utah and Spanish Fork, Utah. Their books are also available online, with free shipping on purchases over 20$!


Middle-grade books (8 to 12-year-old reading level):

Luna's Rescue (Book One of The Cottonwood Chronicles)

Luna is a crested gecko. She lives an ordinary, repetitive life... Until her human family goes missing. Luna's Rescue is the first book in The Cottonwood Chronicles series. Join Luna and her new friends on a wild, magical adventure that the whole family is sure to enjoy.

*Now available as an audiobook on Audible and Amazon. 

Hoover's Horn (Book Two of The Cottonwood Chronicles) 

Luna's feathered friend has lost his feathers! Hoover the owl is fed up with Wizard Edwin's reckless magic tricks. When Hoover wakes up as a rhinoceros, no amount of pepper jack cheese can win his trust back. Luna, Edwin, and Hoover set off on a quest to get Hoover's feathers back, but the journey will test their limits—and their friendship. Throw a garden gnome with an unquenchable thirst for adventure and a giant golden crocodile into the mix... And will poor Hoover EVER get his feathers back?

*Now available as an audiobook on Audible and Amazon. 

Lisa's Ugly Glasses

Lisa is 11 years old, loves guinea pigs, and is shy—and not just a little bit shy. She's so shy that her heart practically pounds out of her chest whenever her teacher calls on her in class. Lisa will do anything she can to avoid being noticed. When a pair of glasses with incredible abilities falls into her life, her whole world is turned upside down. For the first time in her life she's motivated to get out of her shell. The only problem: the glasses are ugly—SUPER ugly, and the other kids at school are starting to call her names. But if she's able to gain confidence in herself and ignore the name-callers, those ugly glasses might just change her life.

*Lisa's Ugly Glasses received a Readers' Favorite 5-star review! 

*Now available as an audiobook on Audible and Amazon.


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