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Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life: (Middle School 1)

James Patterson

Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life: (Middle School 1)


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Average rating

5 out 5

9 reviews

Rafe Khatchadorian is getting the Hollywood treatment in a film version of Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life starring Griffin Gluck, Lauren Graham, Rob Riggle and Thomas Barbusca. 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 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.



Liked the no-hurt rule( no one is involved except himself) and R.A.F.E (rules aren’t for everyone)

General Hank Owl 05.12.2023


I found this good but also funny. Like Rafe because he’s funny. I would recommend it .

Chief Peanuts Biscuits 31.08.2021


The person I liked best Rafe because he didn't give up easily.I would recommend this book for ages 9-10.

Madam Fenella Bobble-hat 31.08.2020


This book is funny and it has lots of chapters. I really enjoyed it as it is the first time I read one out of the series. I thought it was fantastic! I would recommend it to anyone who is six or over.

Professor Tuesday Peanut-butter 23.08.2020


I liked this book a lot, my favourite character is 'Leo the silent' because he is sort of imaginary/sort of a ghost. I would recommend this book to 8-10 year olds.

Captain Chilli Legend 11.08.2020


This book is really funny. I most liked the part when Bear gets arrested. My favourite charecter is Leo that Silent, even though he is a ghost!

Judge Adolpho Spaceship 16.07.2020


Very funny!

Queen Diamond Bungalow 08.12.2019


I loved reading this book as it was really funny and it really made me laugh. I especially liked the part when Georgia crashed Carl's ( Bear's ) car which is why Georgia is my favourite character. I would recommend this book to someone for sure, but would definitely recommend it to someone who loves a lot of comedy.

Captain July Heronimus 19.07.2019


If you are a fan of Dennis the Menace you will love Rafe Katchadorian.

Officer Panther Fink 09.08.2017

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