7th Grade Reading List
Reading Suggestions for 7th Graders from the Weber County Library
A 13-year-old girl, tormented by evil fairies, is banished to her grandmother's secluded countryside manor.
In 1573, the crippled, scorned, and destitute Meggy Swann goes to London, where she meets her father, an impoverished alchemist, and eventually discovers that although her legs are bent and weak, she has many other strengths.
A biography of one of America's most famous pilots, who mysteriously disappeared in 1937 while trying to fly around the world.
Born third when having more than two children per family is illegal, Luke has always lived in hiding.
It's 1793, and there's an invisible killer roaming the streets of Philadelphia. The city's residents are fleeing in fear. This killer has a name -- yellow fever -- but everything else about it is a mystery. Its cause is unknown, and there is no cure.
Fourteen-year-old Bryn must try to find a way to save a baby dragon from a dangerous modern world that seems to have no place for something so ancient.
Details the events that occurred when Mount Vesuvius erupted and buried Pompeii in 79 A.D., focusing on how this information was deduced from the skeletons found by archaeologists at the site.
Recounts the scientific discoveries that enabled atom splitting, the military intelligence operations that occurred in rival countries, and the work of brilliant scientists hidden at Los Alamos.
Twelve-year-old Jamie keeps a terrible secret about her family in this novel set during the McCarthy era.
Examines the life of Cleopatra, discussing her rule at an early age, alliances, acquisition of land for Egypt, enemies, and other related topics.