Grades 6-8

Here's a sampling of great books from our collection. Don't limit yourself to these -- we have many more that you're sure to love! Any staff member at the children's desk is happy to make recommendations! Or, click here to see a PDF of our complete suggested reading list for 6-8.

 

Counting by 7s

Counting by 7s

By Holly Goldberg Sloan

The crossover

The crossover

By Kwame Alexander

The screaming staircase

By Jonathan Stroud

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Far far away

Far far away

By Tom McNeal

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West of the moon

West of the moon

By Margi Preus

Threatened

By Elio Schrefer
Curses! foiled again

Curses! foiled again

By Jane Yolen
The search for WondLa

The search for WondLa

By Tony DiTerlizza

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Gods and warriors. Book one

Gods and warriors. Book one 

By Michelle Paver

Dreamer, wisher, liar
 
By Charise Mericle Harper
A creature of moonlight

A creature of moonlight

By Rebecca Hahn
Inside out & back again Inside out & back again

By Thanhha Lai

Courage has no color : the true story of the Triple Nickles : America's first Black paratroopers

Courage has no color

By Tanya Lee Stone

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Codename: Zero

Codename: Zero

By Chris Rylander
Saving Lucas Biggs Saving Lucas Biggs

By Marisa De los Santos & David Teague

The Thickety : a path begins

The Thickety : a path begins

By J.A. White
Mister Orange
 
By Truus Matti

Eddie Red undercover : mystery on Museum Mile

Eddie Red undercover : mystery on Museum Mile

By Marcia Wells

The Boundless

The Boundless

By Kenneth Oppel
Laddertop. Books 1-2

Laddertop. Books 1-2

By Orson Scott Card

 Want more suggestions?

Click to see a PDF of the entire 6-8 list.

Updated July 2014