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Books for Grades 6 - 7

Enjoy these awesome books our librarians recommend for 6th and 7th graders.

Click on the book to find out if it's available at your local County Library. If not, place it on hold, and we'll deliver it to your Library for pick up. Printable version of the list (PDF).

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The Crossover
Kwame Alexander
Realistic Fiction

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Wonder
R. J. Palacio
Realistic Fiction

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Echo
Pam Muñoz Ryan
Fiction

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Brown Girl Dreaming
Jacqueline Woodson
Poetry, Memoir

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Full Cicada Moon
Marilyn Hilton
Historical Fiction

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Pax
Sara Pennypacker
Fiction

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The War That Saved My Life
Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
Historical Fiction

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The Detective's Assistant
Kate Hannigan
Historical Fiction

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The Screaming Staircase
Jonathan Stroud
Horror

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The Nest
Kenneth Oppel
Horror

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Goodbye Stranger
Rebecca Stead
Realistic Fiction

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Awkward
Svetlana Chmakova
Graphic Novel

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Roller Girl
Victoria Jamieson
Graphic Novel

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The Wishing Spell
Chris Colfer
Fantasy

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The Graveyard Book
Neil Gaiman
Horror

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Hatchet
Gary Paulsen
Adventure

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The Boys in the Boat
Daniel James Brown
Nonfiction

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Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer, Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement
Carole Boston Weatherford
Poetry

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The Ruins of Gorlan
John Flanagan
Fantasy

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Number the Stars
Lois Lowry
Historical Fiction

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