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Summer 2018 Reading List: Grades 6-8
Posted On:
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
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REALISTIC FICTION:

  • Middle School:  The Worst Years of My Life, James Patterson
  • Out of My Mind, Sharon Draper
  • Ghost, Jason Reynolds
  • When Zachary Beaver Came to Town, Kimberly Willis Holt
  • The Crossover, Kwame Alexander
  • Red Kayak, Priscilla Cummings
  • The Princess Diaries, Meg Cabot
  • The Fault in Our Stars, John Green
  • The League, Thatcher Heldring

 

HISTORICAL FICTION:

  • The Boy in the Striped Pajamas, John Boyne
  • Al Capone Does My Shirts, Gennifer Choldenko
  • Prisoner B-3087, Alan Gratz
  • Refugee, Alan Gratz
  • The River Between Us, Richard Peck
  • Esperanza Rising, Pam Munoz Ryan
  • Girl on a Plane, Miriam Moss
  • Soldier Boys, Dean Hughes

 

MYSTERY:

  • And Then There Were None, Agatha Christie
  • Murder on the Orient Express, Agatha Christie
  • The House on the Gulf, Margaret Peterson Haddix
  • The 100 Year Old Secret, Tracy Barrett
  • Book Scavenger, Jennifer Chambliss Bertman
  • Framed, Frank Cottrell Boyce
  • Into the Lion’s Den, Linda Fairstein
  • The Charmed Children of Rookskill Castle, Janet Fox
  • Greenglass House, Kate Milford

 

FANTASY:

  • Gregor the Overlander, Suzanne Collins
  • Fablehaven, Brandon Mull
  • Eragon, Christopher Paolini
  • City of Fire, Laurence Yep
  • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, J.K. Rowling
  • The Crowfield Curse, Pat Walsh
  • The Forbidden Library, Django Wexler

 

SCIENCE FICTION:

  • The Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins
  • The Maze Runner, James Dashner
  • Found, Margaret Peterson Haddix
  • Legend, Marie Lu
  • Life As We Knew It, Susan Beth Pfeffer
  • 172 Hours on the Moon, Johan Harstad

 

 

Jerri Brock

6-12 Literacy Specialist