WOLVES OF MERCY FALLS (Shiver) reading levels

WOLVES OF MERCY FALLS from Scholastic Publishing and is a perennial favorite of those pulling together book suggestions.  Maggie Stiefvater's writing is so good and she delivers romance and action that is 'gripping'.  Told in different viewpoints.

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bookcover of SHIVER (Wolves of Mercy Falls #1) by Maggie Stiefvater

New York Times best seller list
Indies Choice Book Award Finalist 
ALA Best Books for Young Adults 
ALA Quick Pick for Reluctant Readers
Publishers Weekly Best Books of 2009

3.80 avg rating — 234,735 ratings

Grace has watched the woods and the wolves behind her house since she was a young child.  Eerily, there is one yellow-eyed wolf that draws her attention.  That she can't seem to forget.  So when she meets a yellow-eyed boy her breath is taken away.  He just seems to familiar.

What she doesn't know is that Sam has two lives.  One in winter, and one in summer when for a few brief months he is human.  

Word Count: 94,502
Page Count:  400
Accelerated Reading level: 4.9 / points: 14.0
AR quiz: 131465
Lexile: 740L

bookcover of LINGER (Wolves of Mercy Falls #2) by Maggie StiefvaterLINGER

3.94 avg rating — 91,179 rating

Grace and Sam found each other. Now they must fight to be together. For Grace this means dealing with her parents. For Sam it means grappling with his pack and his past.  Can they win?

Word Count: 91,396
Page Count:  368
Accelerated Reading level: 5.4 / points: 14.0
AR quiz: 137470
Lexile: 800L

bookcover of FOREVER (Wolves of Mercy Falls #3) by Maggie StiefvaterFOREVER

3.92 avg rating — 60,430 ratings

Won't find a spoiler from us.  Let's just say things get complicated.

Word Count: 109,899
Page Count:  400
Accelerated Reading level:  5.3 / points: 17.0
AR quiz: 138365
Lexile: 770L

bookcover of SINNER (Wolves of Mercy Falls #3.5) by Maggie StiefvaterSINNER 
(The Wolves of Mercy Falls, #3.5)

4.27 avg rating — 920 ratings

Sinner follows Cole St. Clair, a pivotal character from the #1 New York Times bestselling Shiver Trilogy. Everybody thinks they know Cole's story. Stardom. Addiction. Downfall. Disappearance. But only a few people know Cole's darkest secret -- his ability to shift into a wolf. One of these people is Isabel. At one point, they may have even loved each other. But that feels like a lifetime ago. Now Cole is back. Back in the spotlight. Back in the danger zone. Back in Isabel's life. Can this sinner be saved?

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Page Count:  368

compiled by Pam
updated July 2014