2012 Collaborative Summer Reading List - Grades 6-8

Year: 
2012
Grade Level: 
Sixth through Eighth Grade
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Adventure / Survivial

Author: 
Pseudonymous Bosch
Call Number: 
J FIC BOSC
Author: 
Jake Halpern
Call Number: 
J FIC HALP
Author: 
Erin Moulton
Call Number: 
J FIC MOUL
Author: 
Brandon Mull
Call Number: 
J FIC MULL
Author: 
Roland Smith
Call Number: 
J FIC SMIT
Author: 
R.L. La Fevers
Call Number: 
J MYS LAF
Author: 
Nadia Aguiar
Call Number: 
Y FIC AGUI
Author: 
Ben Mikaelsen
Call Number: 
Y FIC MIK
Author: 
Gary Paulsen
Call Number: 
Y FIC PAU
Author: 
Rachel Wildavsky
Call Number: 
Y FIC WILD

Classics

Author: 
L. Frank Baum
Call Number: 
J FIC BAU
Author: 
Lewis Carroll
Call Number: 
J FIC CARR
Author: 
Susan Cooper
Call Number: 
J FIC COOP
Author: 
Norton Juster
Author: 
Mary Norton
Call Number: 
J FIC NORT
Author: 
Madeleine L’Engle
Call Number: 
Y FIC LEN
Author: 
Lucy Maud Montgomery
Call Number: 
Y FIC MON
Author: 
Robert Louis Stevenson
Call Number: 
J FIC STEV
Author: 
J.R.R. Tolkien
Call Number: 
FIC TOLK
Author: 
Jules Verne
Call Number: 
FIC VERN

Fantasy / Science Fiction

Author: 
Dave Barry
Call Number: 
J FIC BAR
Author: 
Joseph Delaney
Call Number: 
J CD BOOK FIC DEL
Author: 
Michael Grant
Call Number: 
J FIC GRAN
Author: 
Ingrid Law
Call Number: 
J FIC LAW
Author: 
John Stephens
Call Number: 
J FIC STEP
Author: 
Anne Ursu
Call Number: 
J FIC URSU
Author: 
Gennifer Choldenko
Call Number: 
Y FIC CHOL
Author: 
Diane Stanley
Call Number: 
Y FIC STAN
Author: 
Scott Westerfeld
Call Number: 
Y FIC WEST

Graphic Novels

Author: 
Brian Selznick
Call Number: 
J FIC SELZ
Author: 
Kazu Kibuishi
Call Number: 
J FIC AMUL – GRAPHIC FORMAT
Author: 
Brian Jacques
Call Number: 
J FIC JACQ – GRAPHIC FORMAT
Author: 
George O’Connor
Call Number: 
J FIC OLYM – GRAPHIC FORMAT
Author: 
Raina Telgemeier
Call Number: 
J FIC TELG- GRAPHIC FORMAT
Author: 
Tom Sniegoski
Call Number: 
Y FIC SNIE
Author: 
Dave Roman
Call Number: 
Y FIC ASTR – GRAPHIC FORMAT
Author: 
Nykko
Call Number: 
Y FIC ELSE – GRAPHIC FORMAT
Author: 
Doug TenNapel
Call Number: 
Y FIC TEN – GRAPHIC FORMAT
Author: 
Matt Phelan
Call Number: 
J 910 PHEL

Historical Fiction

Author: 
Randi G. Barrow
Call Number: 
J FIC BARR
Author: 
Kimberly Brubaker
Call Number: 
J FIC BRAD
Author: 
Jack Gantos
Call Number: 
J FIC GANT
Author: 
Jennifer Holm
Call Number: 
J FIC HOLM
Author: 
Thanhha Lai
Call Number: 
J FIC LAI
Author: 
W.R. Philbrick
Call Number: 
J FIC PHIL
Author: 
Eugene Yelchin
Call Number: 
J FIC YELC
Author: 
Kenneth Oppel
Call Number: 
Y FIC OPPE
Author: 
Gary D. Schmidt
Call Number: 
Y FIC SCHM
Author: 
Jane Smiley

Mystery / Thriller

Author: 
Kelly Barnhill
Call Number: 
J FIC BARN
Author: 
Royce Buckingham
Call Number: 
J FIC BUCK
Author: 
F.E. Higgins
Call Number: 
J FIC HIGG
Author: 
Marianne Malone
Call Number: 
J FIC MALO
Author: 
Jennifer Allison
Call Number: 
J MYS ALLI
Author: 
Patrick Carman
Call Number: 
J MYS CARM
Author: 
Maureen Sherry
Call Number: 
J MYS SHER
Author: 
Adam Gidwitz
Call Number: 
Y FIC GIDW
Author: 
John Grisham
Call Number: 
Y FIC GRIS
Author: 
Julia Platt Leonard
Call Number: 
Y FIC LEON

Non-fiction & Biography

Author: 
Rosalyn Schanzer
Call Number: 
J 133.43 SCHA
Author: 
Jane Yolen
Call Number: 
J 910.45 YOLE
Author: 
Stephanie McPherson
Call Number: 
J 910.916 MCPH
Author: 
Georgia Bragg
Call Number: 
J 920 BRAG
Author: 
Kadir Nelson
Call Number: 
J 973.049 NELS
Author: 
Candace Fleming
Call Number: 
J B EARHART
Author: 
Eric Schlosser
Call Number: 
Y 394.1 SCH
Author: 
Yemi
Call Number: 
920.009 PILL

Quick Reads

Author: 
Kevin Bolger
Call Number: 
J FIC BOLG
Author: 
Tom Greenwald
Call Number: 
J FIC GREE
Author: 
Nikki Grimes
Call Number: 
J FIC GRIMES
Author: 
Sheila O’Connor
Call Number: 
J FIC OCON
Author: 
Clete Barrett Smith
Call Number: 
J FIC SMIT
Author: 
Sarah Weeks
Call Number: 
J FIC WEEK
Author: 
Kathryn Erskine
Call Number: 
Y FIC ERSK
Author: 
Matthew McElligot
Call Number: 
J FIC MCEL
Author: 
Walter Dean Myers
Call Number: 
Y FIC MYER

Realistic Fiction

Author: 
Jennifer Jacobson
Call Number: 
J FIC JACO
Author: 
Caroline Starr Rose
Call Number: 
J FIC ROSE
Author: 
Lee Wardlaw
Call Number: 
J FIC WARD
Author: 
Meg Wolitzer
Call Number: 
J FIC WOLI
Author: 
Joan Bauer
Call Number: 
Y FIC BAUE
Author: 
James Howe
Call Number: 
Y FIC HOWE
Author: 
Traci L. Jones
Call Number: 
Y FIC JONE
Author: 
Kekla Magoon
Call Number: 
Y FIC MAGO
Author: 
Pat Schmatz
Call Number: 
Y FIC SCHM
Author: 
Alan Lawrence Sitomer
Call Number: 
Y FIC SITO

Sports

Author: 
Candy Gourlay
Call Number: 
J FIC GOUR
Author: 
Alan Gratz
Call Number: 
J FIC GRAT
Author: 
Tim Green
Call Number: 
J FIC GREE
Author: 
Dan Gutman
Call Number: 
J FIC GUTM
Author: 
Mike Lupica
Call Number: 
J FIC LUPI
Author: 
Winnie Mack
Call Number: 
J FIC MACK
Author: 
Kate Messner
Call Number: 
J FIC MESS
Author: 
Cal Ripken, Jr.
Call Number: 
J FIC RIPK
Author: 
Mick Cochrane
Call Number: 
Y FIC COCH
Author: 
Walter Dean Myers
Call Number: 
Y FIC MYER
List created by: 

Liz Bowen (FCPL)
Loi Dubbs (FCPS)
Laura Hicks (FCPS)
Mary Ann Foltz (FCPL)
Janet Morris (FCPL)