North Kirkwood Middle School Summer Reading List

Summer Hosted Books for  6th, 7th, and 8th Graders

The Fault In Our Stars by John Green

Absoluetely Almost by Lisa Graff

Abundance of Katherines by John Green

Boneshaker by Kate Milford

Boy in the Striped Pajamas by John Boyne

Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson

Buzz Kill by Beth Fantaskey

Crossover by Kwame Alexander

Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library by Chris Grabenstein

Family Romanov by Candice Fleming

Ghost Map: The Story of London’s Most Terrifying Epidemic 

Ghosts of Heaven by Marcus Sedgwick

In the Shadow of Blackbirds

Igbal by Francesco D’Adamo

Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

Ninth Ward by Jewell Parker Rhoades

Paper Towns by John Green

Scandalous Sisterhood of Prickwillow Place by Julie Berry

The Art of Secrets by James Klise

The Great Trouble: A Mystery of London, the Blue Death and a Boy Called Eel

The Strange Case of Origami Yoda by Tom Angleberger

The Swap by  Megan Shull

The Thief by Megan Whelan Turner

Warriors Heart by Eric Greitens

We Were Liars by E. Lockhart

Incoming 7th Graders Must Choose From One of the Following Books

Life As We Knew It by Sarah Beth Pfeffer

The Testing by Joelle Charbonneau

The Wave by Todd Strasser

City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau

Anthem by Ayn Rand

Among the Hidden by Margaret Peterson Haddix

Incoming 8th Graders Must Choose From One of the Following Books

3 Little Words by Ashley Rhodes Courter

Lost Boy by Tim Green

Scrawl by Mark Shulman

The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton

The Skin I’m In by Sharon Flake

Uglies by Scott Westerfeld