2011 Collaborative Summer Reading List - Grades 6-8

Year: 
2011
Grade Level: 
Sixth through Eighth Grade
PDF Downloads of List: 

Nonfiction & Biography

Author: 
Geoff Tibballs
Call Number: 
J 031.02 TIBB
Author: 
Sarah L. Thomson
Call Number: 
J 371.822 THOM
Author: 
Sy Montgomery
Call Number: 
J 639.978 MONT
Author: 
Gary L. Blackwood
Call Number: 
J 652.8 BLAC
Author: 
Jan Greenberg
Call Number: 
J 792.842 GREE
Author: 
Tanya Lee Stone
Call Number: 
J 920 STON
Author: 
Tanya Lee Stone
Call Number: 
Y 688.7 STON
Author: 
James L. Swanson
Call Number: 
Y B BOOTH

Fantasy/Science Fiction

Author: 
Margaret Bechard
Call Number: 
J FIC BEC
Author: 
Frank Cottrell Boyce
Call Number: 
J FIC COTT
Author: 
Roderick Gordon
Call Number: 
J FIC GORD
Author: 
Trenton Lee Stewart
Call Number: 
J FIC STEW
Author: 
Janet Lee Carey
Call Number: 
Y FIC CAR
Author: 
Suzanne Collins
Call Number: 
Y FIC COLL
Author: 
Cornelia Funke
Call Number: 
Y FIC FUNK
Author: 
Adam Gidwitz
Call Number: 
Y FIC GIDW
Author: 
Rick Riordan
Call Number: 
Y CD BOOK FIC RIOR
Author: 
Scott Westerfeld
Call Number: 
Y FIC WEST

Historical Fiction

Author: 
Trilby Kent
Call Number: 
J FIC KENT
Author: 
Beverly Patt
Call Number: 
J FIC PATT
Author: 
Clare Vanderpool
Call Number: 
J FIC VAND
Author: 
Irene Watts
Call Number: 
J FIC WATT
Author: 
Deborah Wiles
Call Number: 
J FIC WILE
Author: 
Rita Williams-Garcia
Call Number: 
J FIC WILL
Author: 
Morris Gleitzman
Call Number: 
Y FIC GLEI
Author: 
Gary Paulsen
Call Number: 
Y FIC PAUL
Author: 
Sherri L. Smith
Call Number: 
Y FIC SMIT

Realistic

Author: 
Mary Amato
Call Number: 
J FIC AMAT
Author: 
Dori Hillestad Butler
Call Number: 
J FIC BUTL
Author: 
Josh Farrar
Call Number: 
J FIC FARR
Author: 
Sara Holmes
Call Number: 
J FIC HOLM
Author: 
James Preller
Call Number: 
J FIC PREL
Author: 
Alan Silberberg
Call Number: 
J FIC SILB
Author: 
Sharon Draper
Call Number: 
Y FIC DRAP
Author: 
Cynthia Kadohata
Call Number: 
Y FIC KADO
Author: 
Kenneth Oppel
Call Number: 
Y FIC OPPE
Author: 
Sara Zarr
Call Number: 
Y FIC ZARR

Graphic Novel

Author: 
Barry Deutsch
Call Number: 
J FIC DEUT - GRAPHIC FORMAT
Author: 
Aaron Renier
Call Number: 
J FIC RENI – GRAPHIC FORMAT
Author: 
Jason Shiga
Call Number: 
J FIC SHIG - GRAPHIC FORMAT
Author: 
Siena Cherson Siegel
Call Number: 
J B SIEGEL - GRAPHIC FORMAT
Author: 
Faith Erin Hicks
Call Number: 
Y FIC HICK - GRAPHIC FORMAT
Author: 
Susan Kim
Call Number: 
Y FIC KIM - GRAPHIC FORMAT
Author: 
Jeff Smith
Call Number: 
Y FIC SMITH - GRAPHIC FORMAT
Author: 
Doug TenNapel
Call Number: 
Y FIC TENN - GRAPHIC FORMAT
Author: 
Dan Jolley
Call Number: 
Y FIC WARR - GRAPHIC FORMAT
Author: 
Jane Yolen
Call Number: 
Y FIC YOLE - GRAPHIC FORMAT

Adventure/Survival

Author: 
John Flanagan
Call Number: 
J PL BOOK FIC FLAN
Author: 
Gregory Mone
Call Number: 
J FIC MONE
Author: 
Jewell Parker Rhodes
Call Number: 
J FIC RHOD
Author: 
Kelly L. Bingham
Call Number: 
Y FIC BING
Author: 
S.A. Bodeen
Call Number: 
Y FIC BODE
Author: 
Christina Diaz Gonzalez
Call Number: 
Y FIC GONZ
Author: 
Will Hobbs
Call Number: 
Y FIC HOBB
Author: 
Anthony Horowitz
Call Number: 
Y FIC HORO
Author: 
Gordon Korman
Call Number: 
Y FIC KORM
Author: 
Andy Mulligan
Call Number: 
Y FIC MULL

Sports

Author: 
Tim Green
Call Number: 
J FIC GREE
Author: 
Thatcher Heldring
Call Number: 
J FIC HELD
Author: 
Cal Ripken, Jr.
Call Number: 
J FIC RIPK
Author: 
Edward Bloor
Author: 
Beth Choat
Call Number: 
Y FIC CHOA
Author: 
John Coy
Call Number: 
Y FIC COY
Author: 
Carl Deuker
Call Number: 
Y FIC DEUK
Author: 
John Feinstein
Call Number: 
Y FIC FEIN
Author: 
Mike Lupica
Call Number: 
Y FIC LUPI
Author: 
Kathryn Mackel
Call Number: 
Y FIC MACK

Skinny Books/Quick Read

Author: 
Tom Angleberger
Author: 
Jeff Kinney
Call Number: 
J FIC KINN
Author: 
Lois Lowry
Call Number: 
J FIC LOWR
Author: 
Gary Paulsen
Call Number: 
J FIC PAUL
Author: 
Jordan Sonnenblick
Call Number: 
J FIC SONN
Author: 
Karen Romano Young
Call Number: 
J FIC YOUN
Author: 
Patrick Carman
Call Number: 
J MYS CARM
Author: 
Deborah Ellis
Call Number: 
Y FIC ELL
Author: 
Anthony Horowitz
Call Number: 
Y FIC HORO
Author: 
Ellen Schreiber
Call Number: 
Y FIC SCHR

Classics

Author: 
Kate DiCamillo
Call Number: 
J FIC DIC
Author: 
Ellen Raskin
Call Number: 
J MYS RASK
Author: 
William Armstrong
Call Number: 
Y FIC ARM
Author: 
Orson Scott Card
Call Number: 
Y FIC CAR
Author: 
Nancy Farmer
Call Number: 
Y FIC FARM
Author: 
Karen Hesse
Call Number: 
Y FIC HESS
Author: 
Gary Paulsen
Author: 
Terry Pratchett
Author: 
Jerry Spinelli
Call Number: 
Y FIC SPIN
Author: 
Mildred Taylor
Call Number: 
Y FIC TAY

Mystery/Thriller

Author: 
Joseph Delaney
Call Number: 
J CD BOOK FIC DEL
Author: 
Chris Grabenstein
Call Number: 
J FIC GRAB
Author: 
Mary Downing Hahn
Call Number: 
J FIC HAHN
Author: 
Blue Balliett
Call Number: 
J MYS BALL
Author: 
Nancy Springer
Call Number: 
J MYS SPRI
Author: 
Ally Carter
Call Number: 
Y FIC CART
Author: 
John Grisham
Call Number: 
Y FIC GRIS
Author: 
Karen Hesse
Call Number: 
Y FIC HESS
Author: 
Christine Morton-Shaw
Call Number: 
Y FIC MORT
Author: 
Carlos Ruiz Zafon
Call Number: 
FIC RUIZ
List created by: 

Julie Dixon, (FCPS)
Lori Dubbs, (FCPS)
Lanie Lile, (FCPL)
Becky Stone, (FCPL)
Linda Thern-Smith, (FCPL)