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5th and 6th Grade Reading List

All of these books are located in the "J" fiction area of the children's section.
Author Title
Anderson, Jodi May Bird
Baker, E.D. Tales of the Frog Princess
Barry, Dave Peter and the Starcatchers
Bode, N.E. Anybodies
Bosch, Pseudonymous Secret Series
Boylan, Jennifer Falcon Quinn
Buckley, Michael Sisters Grimm
Byng, Georgia Molly Moon
Colfer, Eoin Artemis Fowl
Collins, Suzanne Underland Chronicles
D'Lacey, Chris Last Dragon Chronicles
DuPrau, Jeanne Books of Ember
Epstein, Adam The Familiars
Farmer, Nancy. Sea of Trolls
Flanagan, John Brotherhood Chronicles
Ranger’s Apprentice
Funke, Cornelia Inkheart
Hunter, Erin Seekers
Jacques, Brian Redwall
Jonell, Lynne Emmy
Kerr, Philip Children of the Lamp
Kingsley, Kaza Erec Rex
Lewis, C. S. Chronicles of Narnia
McAllister, Margaret Mistmantle Chronicles
Morris, Gerald Squire’s Tales
Mull, Brandon Fablehaven
Nimmo, Jenny Charlie Bone
Chronicles of Red King
Nix, Garth Keys to the Kingdom
Rowling, J. K. Harry Potter
Sage, Angie Septimus Heap
Sinden, David An Awfully Beastly Business
Stewart, Paul Edge Chronicles
Science Fiction
Author Title
Haddix, Margaret Shadow Children
L’Engle, Madeleine Wrinkle in Time
McElligott, Matthew Benjamin Franklinstein
Prevost, Guillaume Book of Time
Scieszka, Jon Spaceheadz
Walden, Mark H.I.V.E
Scary Stories
Author Title
Cascone, Annette Deadtime Stories
Funke, Cornelia Ghosthunters
Gliori, Debi Pure Dead
Greenburg, Dan Secrets of Dripping Fang
Hawes, Jason Ghost Hunt
Klise, Kate 43 Old Cemetery Road
Kloepfer, John The Zombie Chasers
Lorey, Dean Nightmare Academy
San Souci, Robert Dare to be Scared
Somper, Justin Vampirates
Stine, R. L. Mostly Ghostly
Towell, Katy Skary Childrin
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Crossley-Holland, Kevin Arthur Trilogy
Grant, Michael Magnificent 12
Hennesy, Carolyn Pandora Gets Jealous
Langrish, Katherine Troll Trilogy
Laurie, Victoria Oracles of the Delphi Keep
Paulsen, Gary Brian’s Saga
Pearson, Ridley Kingdom Keepers
Riordan, Rick Heroes of Olympus
Kane Chronicles
Percy Jackson & the Olympians
Sanderson, Brandon Alcatraz Smedry Adventures
Stewart, Trenton Mysterious Benedict Society
Stone, Jeff Five Ancestors
Updale, Eleanor Montmorency
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Allison, Jennifer Gilda Joyce
Baratz-Logsted, Lauren Sisters 8
Barrett, Tracy Sherlock Files
Beil, Michael Red Blazer Girls
Bosch, Pseudonymous Secret
Finney, Patricia Lady Grace Mysteries
Grisham, John Theodore Boone
Hale, Bruce Chet Gecko Mystery
Hoobler, Dorothy Samurai Mystery
Lawrence, Caroline Roman Mysteries
Springer, Nancy Enola Holmes
Van Draanen, Wendelin Sammy Keyes
Wood, Maryrose Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place
Realistic Fiction
Author Title
Birdsall, Jeanne Penderwicks
Blume, Judy Fudge
Cabot, Meg Allie Finkle's Rules for Girls
Carey, Elizabeth Callahan Cousins
Gantos, Jack Joey Pigza
Jack Henry
Gorman, Carol Dork in Disguise
Ignatow, Amy Popularity Papers
Naylor, Phyllis Alice
Oceanak, Karla Aldo Zelnick
O’Dell, Kathleen Agnes Parker
Russell, Rachel Dork Diaries
Tashjian, Janet My Life as...
Tracy, Kristen Bessica Lefter
Vail, Rachel Justin Case
Funny Stories
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Anderson, M. T.

Pals in Peril
Angelberger, Tom Origami Yoda
Basye, Dale Heck
Fitzgerald, John Great Brain
Kelly, Katy Melonhead
Kinney, Jeff Diary of a Wimpy Kid
McKay, Hilary Casson Family
Naylor, Phyllis Boys-Girls Battle
Peirce, Lincoln Big Nate
Sachar, Louis Wayside School
Snicket, Lemony Series of Unfortunate Events
Van Draanen, Wendelin Gecko & Sticky
Historical Fiction
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Avi Crispin
Blackwood, Gary Shakespeare Stealer
Calkhoven, Laurie Boys of Wartime
Erdrich, Louise Birchbark House
Peck, Richard Long Way From Chicago
Wilder, Laura Little House
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Farley, Walter Black Stallion
Henry, Marguerite Misty
Naylor, Phyllis Shiloh
Snyder, Zilpha Gib
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Gutman, Dan Baseball Card Adventure
Million Dollar
Lupica, Mike Comeback Kids
Game Changers
Wallace, Rich Winning Season
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