School blues got you down? Check out these fun and whimsical books set in unique schools!

  • Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
    Rowling, J. K.

    When the Chamber of Secrets is opened again at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, second-year student Harry Potter finds himself in danger from a dark power that has once more been released on the school.

  • Sci-Fi Junior High
    Seegert, Scott

    As the new student at Sci-Fi High School on an inter-galactic space station, can Kelvin Klosmo, the unremarkable son of Earth's two most famous geniuses, save the universe from a mad scientist?

  • Batgirl at Super Hero High
    Yee, Lisa

    Donning the cape and cowl, Barbara Gordon becomes Batgirl, ready to train at the most elite school on the planet, Super Hero High.

  • Lights, Camera, Middle School!
    Holm, Jennifer L

    "Babymouse joins the school Film Club and writes the greatest cinematic masterpiece of all time! But when the movie gets shown to the entire school, will it be a box office hit or a flop?"-- Provided by publisher.

  • Big Nate: Silent but Deadly
    Peirce, Lincoln

    "Whether he's showing the ropes to a detention rookie, campaigning for the Student of the Month Award, or writing hilarious movie reviews for The Weekly Bugle, Nate Wright never fails to make his mark at P.S. 38. But middle school's no bed of roses. In fact, sometimes it just plain stinks. Just ask the Great Nose-ini! Nate's alter ego with a sense for scents can smell trouble a mile away ... or at the very next desk. Was that you, Gina?"--Page 4 of cover.

  • Once Upon a Time
    Hale, Shannon

    "A new chapter is about to begin at Ever After High, and all students are preparing to return to school and start their Legacy Year, when they will commit to living out their fairytale destinies, repeating the famous stories of their parents"-- Provided by publisher.

  • Flunked
    Calonita, Jen

    When petty thief Gilly, who lives with five younger brothers and sisters in a run-down boot, gets caught stealing, she is sentenced to three months at Fairy Tale Reform School, where all of the teachers are former villains, including the Big Bad Wolf, the Evil Queen, and Cinderella's Wicked Stepmother.

  • The Forgotten Sisters
    Hale, Shannon

    Miri's eager to return to her beloved Mount Eskel after a year at the capital, but the king and queen ask her to first journey to a distant swamp and start her own miniature princess academy for three royal cousins, but once there she must solve a mystery before she can return home.

  • Ally's Mad Mystery
    Brody, Jessica

    When strange things threaten the school's Spirit Weekend, Ally, the daughter of Alice in Wonderland, she is determined to find who is behind the madness.

  • Ungifted
    Korman, Gordon

    Due to an administrative mix-up, troublemaker Donovan Curtis is sent to the Academy of Scholastic Distinction, a special program for gifted and talented students, after pulling a major prank at middle school.

  • Pennybaker School is Headed for Disaster
    Brown, Jennifer

    Thomas Fallgrout is a new student at Pennybaker Academy for the Uniquely Gifted where he his blamed for a missing statue so he teams up with his oddball friend Chip Mason to find it.

  • Secret Coders
    Yang, Gene Luen

    "Welcome to Stately Academy, a school which is just crawling with mysteries to be solved! The founder of the school left many clues and puzzles to challenge his enterprising students. Using their wits and their growing prowess with coding, Hopper and her friend Eni are going to solve the mystery of Stately Academy no matter what it takes!" -- provided by publisher.

  • Janitors
    Whitesides, Tyler

    A sixth grader stumbles upon a secret that threatens to turn schoolchildren everywhere into mindless automatons.

  • Recess is a Jungle!
    Chabert, Jack

    At the end of recess at Eerie Elementary, everything on the school grounds suddenly comes alive and turns into a fog-filled jungle maze intent on trapping and disposing of hall monitor Sam Graves and his friends Antonio and Lucy.

  • Hamstersaurus Rex
    O'Donnell, Tom

    "Eleven-year old Sam befriends a hungry class hamster that undergoes a freaky transformation"-- Provided by publisher.

  • Eva and the New Owl
    Elliott, Rebecca

    Eva wants to be friends with Hailey, the new owl in her class, but when Hailey seems to prefer Lucy's company, Eva starts to feel left out, and even a little jealous of her best friend.

  • Rule the School
    Seegert, Scott

    A top supervillain offers rules and advice to readers on how to develop an evil plan to rule the school.

  • Miss Newman Isn't Human!
    Gutman, Dan

    Sprinkles Newman, the local TV meteorologist, is coming to Ella Mentry School! She's going to teach A.J. and the gang all about the weather. But what happens when a real live (well, not live) hurricane comes to the school? Hold on to your umbrellas!

  • 8 Class Pets + 1 Squirrel [divided by] 1 Dog = Chaos
    Vande Velde, Vivian

    A dog chases a squirrel into an elementary school one night, creating monumental chaos.

  • Carlos Gets the Sneezes
    Katschke, Judy

    "In this addition to our Magic School Bus Rides Again Branches Series, the class travels inside Carlos' nose after he develops a mysterious illness."-- Provided by publisher.