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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.
Fantasy
AuthorTitle
Anderson, Jodi.May Bird
Avi.Tales from Dimwood Forest
Baker, E.D.Tales of the Frog Princess
Barry, Dave.Peter and the Starcatchers
Bath, K.P.Castle Cant
Bell, Hilari.Shield, the Sword, and the Crown
Bode, N.E.Anybodies
Booth, Martin.Alchemist’s Son
Boston, L. M.Green Knowe Chronicles

Byng, Georgia.

Molly Moon
Colfer, Eoin.Artemis Fowl
Collins, Suzanne.Underland Chronicles
D’Lacey, Chris.Fire Within
DuPrau, Jeanne.Books of Ember
Farmer, Nancy.Sea of Trolls
Flanagan, John.Ranger’s Apprentice
Hoeye, Michael.Hermux Tantamoq Adventure
Jacques, Brian.Redwall
Jonell, Lynne.Emmy & the Incredible Shrinking Rat

Jones, Diana.

Howl’s Moving Castle
Kerr, Philip.Children of the Lamp
La Fevers, R.L.Lowthar’s Blade
Langrish, Katherine.Troll Trilogy
Levine, Gail.Princess Tales
Martin, Ann.Doll People
McAllister, Margaret.Mistmantle Chronicles
Morris, Gerald.Squire’s Tales
Nimmo, Jenny.

Charlie Bone
Snow Spider Trilogy

Nix, Garth.Keys to the Kingdom

Ogilvy, Ian.

Measle Stubbs
Oppel, Kenneth.Silverwing
Potter, Ellen.Olivia Kidney
Rodda, Emily.Rowan of Rin
Rowling, J.K.Harry Potter
Sage, Angie.Septimus Heap
Stewart, Paul.Edge Chronicles
Out Of This World - Science Fiction
AuthorTitle
Haddix, Margaret.Shadow Children
L’Engle, Madeleine.Wrinkle in Time
Prevost, Guillaume.Book of Time
Reeve, Philip.Larklight
Scary Stories
AuthorTitle
Bruchac, Joseph.Skeleton Man
Funke, Cornelia.Ghosthunters
Gliori, Debi.Pure Dead
Greenburg, Dan.Secrets of Dripping Fang
Lorey, Dean.Nightmare Academy
Somper, Justin.Vampirates
Stine, R.L.Mostly Ghostly
Adventure
AuthorTitle
Alexander, Lloyd.Vesper Holly
Corder, Zizou.Lionboy
Crossley-Holland, Kevin.Arthur Trilogy
George, Jean.Julie of the Wolves
Hirsch, Odo.Bartlett
Jacques, Brian.Castaways of the Flying Dutchman
Paulsen, Gary.Brian’s Saga
Riordan, Rick.Percy Jackson & the Olympians
Springer, Nancy.Rowan Hood
Yolen, Jane.Young Heroes
Mystery
AuthorTitle
Balliet, Blue.Wright 3
Bosch, Pseudonymous.Cass and Max-Ernest
Byars, Betsy.Herculeah Jones
Capeci, Anne.Cascade Mountain Railroad
Curtis, Christopher.Flint Future Detectives
Erickson, John.Hank the Cowdog
Finney, Patricia.Lady Grace Mysteries
Hale, Bruce.Chet Gecko Mystery
Hoobler, Dorothy.Samurai Mystery
Howe, James.Bunnicula
Lawrence, Caroline.Roman Mysteries
Springer, Nancy.Enola Holmes
Stanley, Diane.Mysterious Matter of I.M. Fine
Van Draanen, Wendelin.Sammy Keyes
Kids Like Me - Realistic Fiction
AuthorTitle
Birdsall, Jeanne.Penderwicks
Blume, Judy.Fudge
Carey, Elizabeth.Callahan Cousins
Cutler, Jane.Fraser Brothers
Gantos, Jack.Joey Pigza
Jack Henry
Gorman, Carol.Dork in Disguise
Jimenez, Francisco.Francisco Jimenez
Mead, Alice.Junebug
Naylor, Phyllis.Alice
O’Dell, Kathleen.Agnes Parker
Yee, Lisa.Millicent Min & Friends
Funny Stories
AuthorTitle

Anderson, M.T.

M.T. Anderson’s Thrilling Tales
Ardagh, Philip.Eddie Dickens
Unlikely Exploits
Fitzgerald, John.Great Brain
Gleitzman, Morris.Toad Rage
Kinney, Jeff.Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Klise, Kate.Regarding the Fountain
Maguire, Gregory.Hamlet Chronicles
McKay, Hilary.Casson Family
Naylor, Phyllis.Hatford Boys Versus Mallory Girls
Sachar, Louis.Wayside School
Snicket, Lemony.Series of Unfortunate Events
Van Draanen, Wendelin.Shredderman
A Long Time Ago - Historical Fiction
AuthorTitle
Avi.Crispin
Blackwood, Gary.Shakespeare Stealer
Erdrich, Louise.Birchbark House
Peck, Richard.Long Way From Chicago
Wilder, Laura.Little House
Animals
AuthorTitle
Farley, Walter.Black Stallion
Henry, Marguerite.Misty
Naylor, Phyllis.Shiloh
Snyder, Zilpha.Gib
Sports
AuthorTitle
Gutman, Dan.Baseball Card Adventure
Million Dollar
Wallace, Rich.Winning Season
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