6th Grade Reading List

Reading Suggestions for 6th Graders from the Weber County Library

When Life Gives You O. J.
Artist/Author/Cast:
Perl, Erica S.
Call Number:
JF Perl
Description:

Zelly wants a dog, but is she brave enough to take care of the "practice" dog her grandpa gives her?

Whittington
Artist/Author/Cast:
Armstrong, Alan W.; Schindler, S. D. (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JF Armstrong
Description:

A battered, storytelling tomcat comes to live in a barnful of rescued animals.

Will Sparrow`s Road
Artist/Author/Cast:
Cushman, Karen
Call Number:
JF Cushman
Description:

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.

Wonder
Artist/Author/Cast:
Palacio, R. J.
Call Number:
JF Palacio
Description:

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.

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