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Suggested Books for 7th Graders

Some of my favorite series:

The Hunger Games Series by Suzanne Collins

The Shadow Children Series by Margaret Peterson Haddix

You Choose: Interactive History Series

Other Popular Novels:
Al Capone Does My Shirts-Gennifer Chodenko

Anne of Green Gables-Lucy Montgomery

The BFG-or any title by Roald Dahl

Because of Winn Dixie- Kate DiCamillo

The Best School Year Ever-Barbara Roberts

Black Beauty-Anna Sewell

The Boggart-Susan Cooper

The Book of Three-or any title by Lloyd Alexander

Brian's Return-Gary Paulsen

Brian's Winter-Gary Paulsen

Bridge to Teribithia or others by Katherine Paterson

Bud, Not Buddy-Christopher Paul Curtis

Catch That Pass-or any title by Matt Christopher

The Cay-Theodore Taylor

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory-or any by Roald Dahl

Charlotte's Web-E. B. White

Chasing Redbird-Sharon Creech

Chicken Soup for the Kid's Soul-Jack Canfield

Crash-Jerry Spinelli

Dear Mr. Henshaw-Beverly Cleary

Dirt Bike Racer-or any title by Matt Christopher

The Egypt Game-Zilpha Keatley Snyder

Esperanza Rising-Pam Munoz Ryan

Everything on a Waffle-Polly Horvath

The Far Side of the Mountain-or any by Jean Craighead George

Fire Pony-W. R. Philbrick

Flush-Carl Hiaasen

The Gold Cadillac-Mildred Taylor

Harriet the Spy-Louise Fitzhugh

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone-Rowling

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets-Rowling

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban- Rowling

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire-Rowling/any

in series

Hatchet-Gary Paulsen

Hoot-Carl Hiaasen

The Indian in the Cupboard-or any by Lynne Reid Banks

Inkheart-Cornelia Funke

Inkspell-Cornelia Funke

Into the Land of Unicorns-Bruce Coville

Island of the Blue Dolphins-Scott O'Dell

Julie of the Wolves-Jean Craighead George

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe-C. S. Lewis/any in series

Little House in the Big Woods-Laura Ingalls Wilder/any in series

A Little Princess-Frances Hodgkins Burnett

A Long Way from Chicago-Richard Peck

The Lost Years of Merlin-T. A. Barron

Lyddie-Katherine Paterson

Maniac Magee-Jerry Spinelli

Matilda-Roald Dahl

Milkweed-Jerry Spinelli

Missing May-Cynthia Rylant

Mississippi Bridge-Mildred Taylor

Mr. Popper's Penguins-Richard Atwater

Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH-Robert O'Brien

Monkey Island-Paula Fox

The Music of the Dolphins-Karen Hesse

My Life in Dog Years-Gary Paulsen

My Side of the Mountain-or any by Jean Craighead George

Night of the Twisters-Ivy Ruckman

Number the Stars-Lois Lowry

On the Banks of Plum Creek-Laura I. Wilder

Out of the Dust-Karen Hesse

The Phantom Tollbooth-Norton Juster

Pictures of Hollis Woods-Patricia Giff

P.S. Longer Letter Later-Paula Danzinger/Ann M. Martin

The River-Gary Paulsen

The Road to Memphis-Mildred Taylor

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry- Mildred Taylor

Ruby Holler-Sharon Creech

The Secret Garden-Frances Hodgkins Burnett

Shiloh-Phyllis Reynolds Naylor

Shiloh Season-Phyllis Reynolds Naylor

Show Way-Jacqueline Woodson

Sideways Stories from Wayside School-Louis Sachar

The Sign of the Beaver-Elizabeth G. Speare

A Single Shard-Linda Park

6th Grade Nickname Game-Gordan Korman

Snail Mail No More- Paula Danziger/Ann M. Martin

Sounder-William Armstrong

Soup Series-Robert Newton Peck

Stuart Little-E. B. White

Summer of the Swans-or any title by Betsy Byars

Superfudge-Judy Blume

There's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom-Louis Sachar

The Thief Lord-Cornelia Funke

The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle-Avi

The Voice that Challenged a Nation:Marian Anderson and the Struggle for Equal Rights-Russell Freedman

Walk Two Moons-Sharon Creech

The Watsons Go to Birmingham – 1963-Christopher Paul Curtis

The Wedding Planner’s Daughter-Coleen Murtagh Paratore

When Zachary Beaver Came to Town-Kimberly Willis Holt

Where the Red Fern Grows-Wilson Rawls

The Whipping Boy-Sid Fleischman

Whittington-Alan Armstrong

The Wizard of Oz-Frank Baum

A Wrinkle in Time-or any by Madeline L'Engle

A Year Down Yonder-Richard Peckere...