St. Raphael Reading List for Incoming 6th Graders

 

6th Grade Recommended Reading List:

Freak the Mighty by Rodman Philbrick

Nothing but the Truth by Avi (documentary novel)

Primates: The Fearless Science of Jane Goodall, Dian Fossey, and Birute Galdikas by Jim Ottaviani and Maris Wicks (graphic novel)

Waiting for Normal by Leslie Conner

Fablehaven by Brandon Mull

Out of Left Field by Ellen Klages

The Season of Styx Malone by Kekla Magoon

Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery

Dogsong by Gary Paulsen

You Go First by Erin Entrada Kelly

A Possibility of Whales by Karen Rivers

Life as We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer

Greenglass House by Kate Milford

Goodbye Stranger by Rebecca Stead

Ghost by Jason Reynolds

Wonder by R.J. Palacio

The Strange Case of Origami Yoda by Tom Angleberger

Doll Bones by Holly Black

Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli

The Watsons Go to Birmingham-1963 by Christopher Paul Curtis

The Someday Birds by Sally J. Pla

The Green Glass Sea by Ellen Klages

The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora by Pablo Cartaya

Wishtree by Katherine Applegate

Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli

Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan

The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett

Magnus Chase and Gods of Asgard: The Sword of Summer by Rick Riordan

Because of Mr. Terupt by Rob Buyea

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling

Counting by 7s by Holly Goldberg Sloan

When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead

The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau

The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate

 

Freak the Mighty (Scholastic Gold) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780439286060
Availability: Not currently on our shelves, but available to order (usually within a few days)
Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - June 1st, 2001

Nothing But the Truth (Scholastic Gold) Cover Image
By Avi
$7.99
ISBN: 9780545174152
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - January 1st, 2010

Primates: The Fearless Science of Jane Goodall, Dian Fossey, and Biruté Galdikas Cover Image
By Jim Ottaviani, Maris Wicks (Illustrator)
$13.99
ISBN: 9781250062932
Availability: Not currently on our shelves, but available to order (usually within a few days)
Published: Square Fish - August 4th, 2015

Waiting for Normal Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780060890902
Availability: Not currently on our shelves, but available to order (usually within a few days)
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - January 26th, 2010

Fablehaven Cover Image
By Brandon Mull, Brandon Dorman (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781416947202
Availability: Not currently on our shelves, but available to order (usually within a few days)
Published: Aladdin - April 24th, 2007

Out of Left Field (The Gordon Family Saga #3) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780425288603
Availability: Not currently on our shelves, but available to order (usually within a few days)
Published: Puffin Books - February 12th, 2019

The Season of Styx Malone Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781524715984
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Published: Yearling - December 3rd, 2019

Anne of Green Gables (Puffin Classics) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780141321592
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Published: Puffin Books - September 11th, 2008

Dogsong Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781416939627
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - May 8th, 2007

You Go First Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780062414199
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Published: Greenwillow Books - April 9th, 2019

A Possibility of Whales Cover Image
$8.95
ISBN: 9781616209261
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Published: Algonquin Young Readers - April 30th, 2019

Life As We Knew It (Life As We Knew It Series #1) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780152061548
Availability: Not currently on our shelves, but available to order (usually within a few days)
Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - May 1st, 2008

Greenglass House Cover Image
By Kate Milford, Jaime Zollars (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780544540286
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Published: Clarion Books - November 1st, 2016

Goodbye Stranger Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780307980861
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Published: Yearling - May 2nd, 2017

Ghost (Track #1) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781481450164
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Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - August 29th, 2017

Wonder Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780375869020
Availability: Not currently on our shelves, but available to order (usually within a few days)
Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - February 14th, 2012

The Strange Case of Origami Yoda (Origami Yoda #1) Cover Image
$7.95
ISBN: 9781419715174
Availability: Not currently on our shelves, but available to order (usually within a few days)
Published: Amulet Paperbacks - March 10th, 2015

Doll Bones Cover Image
By Holly Black, Eliza Wheeler (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781416963998
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - April 14th, 2015

Stargirl (Stargirl Series #1) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780375822339
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Published: Ember - May 14th, 2002

The Watsons Go to Birmingham--1963 Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780385382946
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Published: Yearling - August 6th, 2013

The Someday Birds Cover Image
By Sally J. Pla, Julie McLaughlin (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780062445773
Availability: Not currently on our shelves, but available to order (usually within a few days)
Published: HarperCollins - January 2nd, 2018

The Green Glass Sea (The Gordon Family Saga #1) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780142411490
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Published: Puffin Books - May 1st, 2008

The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781101997253
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Published: Puffin Books - April 3rd, 2018

Wishtree Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250043221
Availability: Not currently on our shelves, but available to order (usually within a few days)
Published: Feiwel & Friends - September 26th, 2017

Maniac Magee Cover Image
$8.00
ISBN: 9780316809061
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 1st, 1999

Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book One The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book One) (Percy Jackson & the Olympians #1) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780786838653
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - April 1st, 2006

The Secret Garden: Special Edition with Tasha Tudor Art and Bonus Materials Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780064401883
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Published: HarperCollins - December 21st, 2010

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Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard Book 1 The Sword of Summer (Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard Book 1) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781423163374
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - April 4th, 2017

Because of Mr. Terupt Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780375858246
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Published: Yearling - October 11th, 2011

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Cover Image
By J. K. Rowling, Mary GrandPré (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9780590353427
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - October 1st, 1999

Counting by 7s Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780142422861
Availability: Not currently on our shelves, but available to order (usually within a few days)
Published: Puffin Books - September 16th, 2014

When You Reach Me: (Newbery Medal Winner) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780375850868
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Published: Yearling - December 28th, 2010

The City of Ember Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780375822742
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Published: Yearling - May 25th, 2004

The One and Only Ivan Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780061992278
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Published: HarperCollins - January 6th, 2015