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6th Grade Reading List 6th Grade Reading List

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  • A is for Argh!, Brooke (5.9) 
  • Dawn Land, Bruchac (5.6)
  • Boy of the Painted Cave, Denzel (5.2)
  • Return to the Painted Cave, Denzel (5.5)
  • I Am the Mummy Heb-Nefert, Bunting (4.2)
  • Maroo of the Winter Caves, Turnbull (5.7)
  • Hatshepsut, His Majesty, Herself, Andronik (7.7 NF)
  • Gilgamesh the Hero, McCaughrean (5.1) 
  • Riddle of the Rosetta Stone: Key to Ancient Egypt, Giblin (7.7 NF) 
  • Cat Mummies, Trumble (5.9 NF) 
  • Cleopatra VII, Daughter of the Nile: Royal Diaries, Gregory (6.2) 
  • In the Beginning: Creation Stories from Around the World, Hamilton (4.5) 
  • Pyramid, MacCaulay (7.5) 
  • Mara, Daughter of the Nile, McGraw (6.7) 
  • Golden Goblet, Mcgraw (6.3) 
  • Story of the Amulet, Nesbit (6.7) 
  • Time Benders, Paulsen (3.9) 
  • A Place in the Sun, Rubalcaba (4.4) 
  • Tut Tut: Time Warp Trio, Scieszka (4.2)
  • Masada: Last Fortress, Miklowitz (6.1) 
  • Bronze Bow, Speare (5.0) 
  • Dateline: Troy, Fleischman (5.6) 
  • Run With Me, Nike, Case (3.8) 
  • Pankration: The Ultimate Game, Blacklock (5.9) 
  • Alexander the Great and Ancient Greece, Greenblatt (7.3 NF) 
  • Odyssey, The, Homer/McCaughrean (4.8) 
  • Librarian Who Measured the Earth, Lasky (5.8 NF) 
  • Tusk and Stone, Bosse (6.0)
  • One Grain of Rice, Demi (4.6) 
  • River Goddess, Singh (6.3) 
  • Empress and the Silkworm, Hong (3.0) 
  • Croco’nile, Gerrard (5.3)
  • Roman Twins, Gerrard (3.5)
  • Roman News, Langley (6.0)
  • Thieves of Ostia, Lawrence (5.2)
  • Bronze Bow, Speare (5.0)
  • Eagle of the Ninth, Sutcliff (6.7)

7th Grade Reading List 7th Grade Reading List

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  • Roman Empire, Chrisp NF (7.0)
  • Emperors and Gladiators, Ganeri NF (4.6)
  • Augustus Caesar and Imperial Rome, Greenblatt NF (7.5) 
  • Eyewitness: Ancient Rome, James (8.1) 
  • Thieves of Ostia, Lawrence (5.2)
  • Roman Coliseum, MacDonald NF (7.4)
  • Fall of the Roman Empire, Nardo NF (10.8)
  • Road to Camlann, Sutcliff (6.8)
  • Silver Branch, Sutcliff (6.7)
  • Shadow Spinner, Fletcher (4.6)
  • House of Wisdom, Heide (5.1)
  • 16th Century Mosque, MacDonald (7.7)
  • Storytellers, Lewin (4.6)
  • Sinbad: From the Tales of 1001 Nights, Zeman (5.1)
  • Remarkable Journey of Prince Jen, Alexander (5.4)
  • The Examination, Bosse (7.7) 
  • Buddhism, Ganeri NF (6.8)
  • Demon in the Teahouse, Hoobler (5.3)
  • Marco Polo and the Silk Road to China, Burgen NF (5.6)
  • Kite Rider, McCaughrean (6.5)
  • Prince Who Ran Away, Rockwell (5.5)
  • I Rode a Horse of Milk White Jade, Wilson (6.3)
  • Lady of Ch’iao Kuo, Yep (5.3)
  • Nzingha, Warrior Queen of Matamba, McKissack (5.6)
  • Boy and the Samurai, Haugaard (5.1)
  • Samurai’s Tale, Haugaard (6.3)
  • Ghost in the Tokaido Inn, Hoobler (5.1)
  • Sword of the Samurai: Adventure Stories, Kimmel (4.6)
  • Den of the White Fox, Namioka (5.9)
  • Of Nightingales That Weep, Paterson (6.2)
  • Sign of the Chrysanthemum, Paterson (5.6)
  • King’s Shadow, Alder (6.6)
  • Anna of Byzantium, Barett (6.4) 
  • Book of the Lion, Cadnum (6.9)
  • Door in the Wall, De Angeli (6.2)
  • Eyewitness: Castle, Gravett NF (7.7)
  • Eyewitness: Knight, Gravett NF (7.7)
  • Adam of the Road, Gray (6.5)
  • Proud Taste for Scarlet and Miniver, Koingsburg (5.4)
  • Merry Adventures of Robin Hood, Pyle (8.6)
  • Ramsay Scallop, Temple (5.6)
  • Edge on the Sword, Tingle (6.6)
  • Eyewitness: Aztec, Inca and Maya, Baquedano NF (7.9)
  • Well of Sacrifice, Eboch (6.3)
  • Montezuma and the Fall of Aztecs, Kimmel NF (4.8)
  • Amethyst Ring, O’Dell (6.1) 
  • The Captive, O’Dell (5.1)
  • William Shakespeare and the Globe, Aliki NF (5.5)
  • Shakespeare Stealer, Blackwood (5.2)
  • Shakespeare’s Scribe, Blackwood (6.1)
  • King of Shadows, Cooper (6.2) 
  • Trumpeter of Krakow, Kelly (7.1) 
  • Beware, Princess Elizabeth, Meyer (7.2) 
  • Queen’s Smuggler, Jackson (5.1) 
  • Elizabeth I: Red Rose of the House of Tudor, Lasky (5.5) 
  • Mary, Queen of Scots, Lasky (6) 
  • Queen’s Own Fool, Yolen (6) 
  • World in 1942, Fritz NF (8.7) 
  • Librarian Who Measured the Earth,Lasky (5.8) 
  • I, Juan de Pareja, DeTrevino (6.5) 
  • Carry On, Mr. Bowditch, Latham (4.1) 
  • Parcel of Patterns, Walsh (6.3) 
  • Rain Player, Wisniewski (3.8)
  • Grass Sandals: Travels of Basho, Spivak (4.4) 
  • Emerald Lizard: 15 Latin American Tales, Despain (4.8) 
  • Sundiata: A Lion King of Mali, Wisniewski (5.2) 
  • Lon Po Po, Young (3.5) 
  • Life of a Medieval Knight, Corrick (9.1 NF) 
  • Life in a Medieval Castle, Blackwood (9.7 NF) 

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