Grades 6-12 Novel List

2019-2020 Academic Year


Freedom Walkers Freedman, Russell 6
Hatchet Paulsen, Gary 6
Lightning Thief Riordan, Rick 6
Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry Taylor, Mildred 6
World Without Fish Kurlansky, Mark 6
Bud Not Buddy Curtis, Christopher Paul 6
Flush Hiaasen, Carl 6
Maroo of the Winter Caves Turnbull, Ann 6
Freak the Mighty Philbrick, Rodman 6
How to Steal a Dog O'Connor, Barbara 6
Number the Stars Lowry, Lois 6
The Circuit Jimenez, Francisco 6
The Egypt Game Snyder, Zilpha Keatly 6
The Watsons Go To Birmingham Curtis, Christopher Paul 6
Call of the Wild London, Jack 7
Harriet Tubman: Conductor on the Underground Railroad Petry, Ann 7
The Giver Lowry, Lois 7
The Outsiders Hinton, SE 7
Hunger Games Collins, Suzanne 7
Long Walk to Water Park, Linda Sue 7
Midwife’s Apprentice Cushman, Karen 7
Trash Mulligan, Andy 7
Before We Were Free Alvarez, Julia 7
Breaking Through Jimenez, Francisco 7
Reaching Out Jimenez, Francisco 7
Taking Hold Jimenez, Francisco 7
The Circuit Jimenez, Francisco 7
The Hobbit Tolkien, J.R.R. 7
Diary of Anne Frank-play Goodrich, Frances and Hackett, Albert 8
Lord of the Flies Golding, William 8
Narrative Life of Frederick Douglass Douglass, Frederick 8
Enrique’s Journey Nazario, Sonia 8
Omnivore’s Dilemma Pollan, Michael 8
The Martian (student edition) Weir, Andy 8
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings Angelou, Maya 8
Out of the Dust Hesse, Karen 8
Tom Sawyer Twain, Mark 8
Of Mice & Men Steinbeck, John 9
Romeo & Juliet Shakespeare, William 9
To Kill A Mockingbird Lee, Harper 9
House on Mango Street Cisneros, Sandra 9
The Bean Trees Kingsolver, Barbara 9
A Child Called IT Pelzer, Dave 9
All Quiet of the Western Front Remarque, Erich Maria 9
Les Miserables (abridged edition) Victor Hugo 9
Mythology Hamilton, Edith 9
The Circuit Jimenez, Francisco 9
The Odyssey Homer 9
The Old Man and the Sea Hemingway, Ernest 9
The Hate U Give Angie Thomas 9
Animal Farm Orwell, George 10
Fahrenheit 451 Bradbury, Ray 10
MacBeth Shakespeare, William 10
Night Wiesel, Elie 10
Antigone Sophocles 10
Maus I: A Survivor's Tale: My Father Bleeds History Spiegelman, Art 10
Oedipus Rex Sophocles 10
Things Fall Apart Achebe, Chinua 10
Breaking Through Jimenez, Francisco 10
Flying Lessons and Other Stories Ellen Oh 10
Fresh Ink: An Anthology Lamar Giles 10
Homegoing Yaa Gyasi 10
Julius Caesar Shakespeare, William 10
Kindred Octavia Butler 10
MAUS II Spiegelman, Art 10
Namesake Lahiri, Jhumpa 11
The Crucible Miller, Arthur 11
The Great Gatsby Fitzgerald, F. Scott 11
Their Eyes Were Watching God Hurston, Zora Neale 11
Death of a Salesman Miller, Arthur 11
Into the Wild Krakauer, Jon 11
Slaughterhouse Five Vonnegut, Kurt 11
The Awakening Chopin, Kate 11
A Raisin in the Sun Lorainne Hansberry 11
Catcher in the Rye Salinger, J.D. 11
Huckleberry Finn Twain, Mark 11
Invisible Man Ellison, Ralph 11
Joy Luck Club Tan, Amy 11
Midsummer Night's Dream Shakespeare, William 11
My Antonia Cather, Willa 11
Red Badge of Courage Crane, Stephen 11
The New Jim Crow Alexander, Michelle 11
The Scarlet Letter Hawthorne, Nathaniel 11
1984 Orwell, George 12
Beowulf Anglo-Saxon Tradition 12
Frankenstein Shelley, Mary 12
Hamlet Shakespeare, William 12
Beloved Morrison, Toni 12
Like Water for Chocolate Esquivel, Laura 12
The Handmaid’s Tale Atwood, Margaret 12
The Kite Runner Hosseini, Khaled 12
A Tale of Two Cities Charles Dickens 12
August: Osage County Tracey Letts 12
Brave New World Huxley, Aldous 12
Crime and Punishment Dostoevsky 12
Ethan Frome Wharton, Edith 12
Grapes of Wrath Steinbeck, John 12
Grendl Gardner, John 12
Heart of Darkness Conrad, Joseph 12
Into Thin Air Krakauer, Jon 12
Jane Eyre Bronte, Charlotte 12
King Lear Shakespeare 12
Medea Euripides 12
Much Ado About Nothing Shakespeare, William 12
Poisonwood Bible Barbara Kingsolver 12
Pride and Prejudice Jane Austen 12
Snow Falling on Cedars Guterson 12
The Things They Carried O'Brien, Tim 12
Waiting for Godot Samuel Beckett 12
Wuthering Heights Emily Bronte 12