6th Grade Reading List
Reading Suggestions for 6th Graders from the Weber County Library
Sixth-grader Lucy Wu, aspiring basketball star and interior designer, is on the verge of having the best year of her life. In an instant, though, her plans are shattered when she finds out that Yi Po, her beloved grandmother's sister, is coming to visit for several months -- and is staying in Lucy's room.
The Prime Minister is compiling a dictionary and when no one at court can agree on the meaning of delicious, the King sends his twelve-year-old messenger to poll the country.
Eva Nine has never left Sanctuary, until it is destroyed and she must survive on the surface of her planet.
Johnny is the first human "softwire"--that is, he can communicate telepathically with computers.
In this look at seven paintings by Jan Vermeer, author Bob Raczka takes on the role of interviewer and the people in the paintings become his willing subjects.
Andrew can feel the presence of his ancestors in Great-Aunt Blythe's old house, including another Andrew who lived at the beginning of the century.
Tells the tale of the sinking of the Titanic using the narratives of the witnesses and survivors to the disaster.
When Tom's brother gets measles, Tom is sent to stay with relatives--and has an amazing adventure.
In 1935, Turtle goes to stay with her aunt in Key West, and finds adventure with her unusual cousins.
Zelly wants a dog, but is she brave enough to take care of the "practice" dog her grandpa gives her?
A battered, storytelling tomcat comes to live in a barnful of rescued animals.
In 1599 England, twelve-year-old lying, thieving Will Sparrow runs away, meets many colorful characters on the road, and then reluctantly joins a traveling "oddities" exhibit, where he learns to see beyond appearances.
Ten-year-old Auggie Pullman, who was born with extreme facial abnormalities and was not expected to survive, goes from being home-schooled to entering fifth grade at a private middle school in Manhattan, which entails enduring the taunting and fear of his classmates as he struggles to be seen as just another student.