2013 Collaborative Summer Reading List - Grades 6-8

Year: 
2013
Grade Level: 
Sixth through Eighth Grade
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Favorite Books of 2012

Author: 
Kate Messner
Call Number: 
J MYS MESS
Author: 
Eoin Colfer
Call Number: 
Y FIC COLF
Author: 
Adam Gidwitz
Call Number: 
Y FIC GIDW
Author: 
Evan Kuhlman
Call Number: 
J FIC KUHL
Author: 
Terry Pratchett
Call Number: 
Y FIC PRAT
Author: 
Sheila Turnage
Call Number: 
J MYS TURN
Author: 
H.P. Newquist
Call Number: 
J 612.11 NEWQ
Author: 
Charles Gilman
Call Number: 
Y FIC GILM
Author: 
Karen Rivers
Call Number: 
Y FIC RIVE
Author: 
Margaret Peterson Haddix
Call Number: 
Y FIC HADD

Adventure and Survival Stories

Author: 
Katherine Applegate
Call Number: 
J FIC APPL
Author: 
Joan Bauer
Call Number: 
J FIC BAUE
Author: 
Tony DiTerlizzi
Call Number: 
J FIC DITE
Author: 
John Flanagan
Call Number: 
J FIC FLAN
Author: 
Roderick Gordon
Call Number: 
J FIC GORD
Author: 
Michael Owen Carroll
Call Number: 
Y FIC CARR
Author: 
Ally Carter
Call Number: 
Y FIC CART
Author: 
James Dashner
Call Number: 
Y FIC DASH
Author: 
Michelle Paver
Call Number: 
Y FIC PAVE

Books on CD

Author: 
Frank Cottrell Boyce
Call Number: 
J CD BOOK FIC COTT
Author: 
Cornelia Funke
Call Number: 
J CD BOOK FIC FUNK
Author: 
James Patterson
Call Number: 
J CD BOOK FIC PATT
Author: 
Ridley Pearson
Call Number: 
J CD BOOK FIC PEAR
Author: 
John Stephens
Call Number: 
J CD BOOK FIC STEP
Author: 
John Grisham
Call Number: 
Y CD BOOK FIC GRIS
Author: 
Gary Paulsen
Call Number: 
Y CD BOOK FIC PAUL
Author: 
Philip Reeve
Call Number: 
Y CD BOOK FIC REEV
Author: 
Scott Westerfeld
Call Number: 
Y CD BOOK FIC WEST

Fantasy and Science Fiction

Author: 
Stefan Bachmann
Call Number: 
J FIC BACH
Author: 
Jeramey Kraatz
Call Number: 
J FIC KRAA
Author: 
Lana Krumwiede
Call Number: 
J FIC KRUM
Author: 
Lauren Barnholdt
Call Number: 
Y FIC BARN
Author: 
Katherine Catmull
Call Number: 
Y FIC CATM
Author: 
Richard Paul Evans
Call Number: 
Y FIC EVAN
Author: 
Marie Lu
Call Number: 
Y FIC LU
Author: 
Eilis O'Neal
Call Number: 
Y FIC ONEA
Author: 
Mary G. Thompson
Call Number: 
Y FIC THOM

Graphic Novels

Author: 
Robin Mellom
Call Number: 
J FIC MELL
Author: 
Chris Wooding
Call Number: 
J FIC PAND - GRAPHIC FORMAT
Author: 
Ben Hatke
Call Number: 
J FIC ZITA - GRAPHIC FORMAT
Author: 
Faith Erin Hicks
Call Number: 
Y FIC HICK - GRAPHIC FORMAT
Author: 
Patrick Ness
Call Number: 
Y FIC NESS
Author: 
Tom Sniegoski
Call Number: 
Y FIC SNIE
Author: 
Raina Telgemeier
Author: 
Doug TenNapel
Call Number: 
Y FIC TENN - GRAPHIC FORMAT
Author: 
Jane Yolen
Call Number: 
Y FIC YOLE - GRAPHIC FORMAT

Historical Fiction

Author: 
Kristin Levine
Call Number: 
J FIC LEVI
Author: 
Michaela MacColl
Call Number: 
J FIC MACC
Author: 
Shelley Pearsall
Call Number: 
J FIC PEAR
Author: 
Karen Cushman
Call Number: 
Y FIC CUSH
Author: 
Carole Estby Dagg
Call Number: 
Y FIC DAGG
Author: 
Tess Hilmo
Call Number: 
Y FIC HILM
Author: 
Andrew Lane
Call Number: 
Y FIC LANE
Author: 
Chris Lynch
Call Number: 
Y FIC LYNC
Author: 
Margi Preus
Call Number: 
Y FIC PREU

Mystery/Thriller

Author: 
Lauren Child
Call Number: 
J MYS CHIL
Author: 
Eric Berlin
Call Number: 
J MYS BERL
Author: 
Josh Lacey
Call Number: 
J MYS LACE
Author: 
Lemony Snicket
Call Number: 
J MYS SNIC
Author: 
Pierdomenico Baccalario
Call Number: 
Y FIC BACC
Author: 
Carl Hiaasen
Call Number: 
Y FIC HIAA
Author: 
Caroline Lawrence
Call Number: 
Y FIC LAWR
Author: 
Shane Peacock
Call Number: 
Y FIC PEAC
Author: 
Roland Smith
Call Number: 
Y FIC SMIT

Non-fiction

Author: 
Deborah Kops
Call Number: 
J 363.17 KOPS
Author: 
Rebecca L. Johnson
Call Number: 
J 578.65 JOHN
Author: 
Steve Sheinkin
Call Number: 
J 623.451 SHEI
Author: 
Brenda Z. Guiberson
Call Number: 
J 904 GUIB
Author: 
Sally M. Walker
Call Number: 
J 971.622 WALK
Author: 
Jim Murphy
Call Number: 
J 974.765 MURP

Quick Reads and Humor

Author: 
Karen Romano Young
Call Number: 
J FIC YOUN
Author: 
Tom Angleberger
Call Number: 
J FIC ANGL
Author: 
Tom Angleberger
Call Number: 
J FIC ANGL
Author: 
Tommy Greenwald
Call Number: 
J FIC GREE
Author: 
Mike Jung
Call Number: 
J FIC JUNG
Author: 
Hannah Moskowitz
Call Number: 
J FIC MOSK
Author: 
Gary Paulsen
Call Number: 
J FIC PAUL
Author: 
Ellis Weiner
Call Number: 
J FIC WEIN
Author: 
Karen Romano Young
Call Number: 
J FIC YOUN
Author: 
Karen Romano Young
Call Number: 
J FIC YOUN

Realistic Fiction

Author: 
Wendy Mass
Call Number: 
J FIC MASS
Author: 
R.J. Palacio
Call Number: 
J FIC PALA
Author: 
Rebecca Stead
Call Number: 
J FIC STEA
Author: 
Amy Fellner Dominy
Call Number: 
Y FIC DOMI
Author: 
Watt Key
Call Number: 
Y FIC KEY
Author: 
Joe Knowles
Call Number: 
Y FIC KNOW
Author: 
Randi Reisfeld
Call Number: 
Y FIC REIS
Author: 
Rebecca Rupp
Call Number: 
Y FIC RUPP
Author: 
Gina Willner-Pardo
Call Number: 
Y FIC WILL

Sports

Author: 
Tim Green
Call Number: 
J FIC GREE
Author: 
Jon Scieszka
Call Number: 
J FIC GUYS
Author: 
Mike Lupica
Call Number: 
J FIC LUPI
Author: 
Dominique Moceanu
Call Number: 
J FIC MOCE
Author: 
Beth Choat
Call Number: 
Y FIC CHOA
Author: 
John Feinstein
Call Number: 
Y FIC FEIN
Author: 
Jordan Sonnenblick
Call Number: 
Y FIC SONN
Author: 
Wendelin Van Draanen
Call Number: 
Y FIC VAND
Author: 
Cal Ripken Jr.
Call Number: 
J FIC RIPK
List created by: 

Lori Dubbs, FCPS  
Mary Ann Foltz, FCPL 
Laura Hicks, FCPS  
Amanda Portner, FCPS
Melissa Rabey, FCPL  
Becky Stone, FCPL