Incoming 6th Grade Summer Reading List Suggested Titles 2019*

  • Please read at least three books from the list or books in the same series.

  • GRAPHIC

    Roller Girl by Jamieson

    Mouse Guard by Petersen

    Drawing From Memory by Say

    Drama by Telgemeier

     

    REALISTIC

    What Elephants Know by Dinerstein

    Lost in the Sun by Graff

    Fish in a Tree by Hunt

    When Zachary Beaver Came to Town by Holt

    The Way to Bea by Yeh

     

    NONFICTION

    Searching for Sarah Rector: The Richest Black
       Girl in America by Bolden

    The Great Molasses Flood by Kops

    Phineas Gage by Fleischman

    Life on Surtsey: Iceland's Upstart Island 
        by Burns

     

    ACTION/ADVENTURE

    Spy Camp by Gibbs

    Artemis Fowl series by Colfer

    Take Me to the River by Hobbs

    Hideout by Korman

     

    HUMOR

    The Misdaventures of the Family Fletcher 
        by Levy

    The Name of This Book is Secret 
         by Pseudonymous Bosch

    This Is Me From Now On by Dee

    I Funny by Patterson

  • MYSTERY

    The Girl With the Glass Bird by Kerr

    Masterpiece by Broach

    All the Wrong Questions series by Snicket

     

    SCIENCE FICTION

    Found by Haddix

    The Sky Inside by Dunkle

    Fever Crumb by Reeve

     

    FANTASY

    Pennyroyal Academy by Larson

    The Unwanteds by McMann

    Stolen Magic by Levine

    The Last Ever After by Chainani

    Rump: The True Story of Rumpelstiltskin 
       by Shurtliff

    When the Sea Turned to Silver by Lin

     

    POETRY

    Poems I Wrote When No One Was Looking by Katz

     

    SPORTS

    Outcasts United by St.John

    Fast Break by Lupica

    The Only Game by Lupica

    Patina by Reynolds

     

    HISTORICAL 

    War Horse by Morpurgo

    Code Talker by Bruchac


  • *Ask your school or public librarian about titles in the same series or by the same author.