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7th/8th Grade Reading List

509 and below

Title

Author

Lexile

Alan and Naomi

Myron Levoy

500

Alligator Bayou

Donna Jo Napoli

430

Beware!

Diana G. Gallagher

410

The Boy Who Drank Too Much

Shep Greene

450

Bridge to America

Linda Glasser

510

The Cage

Ruth Sender

500

Camp Can’t

Diana G. Gallagher

500

The Clay

David Almond

490

Crackerback

John Coy

490

Double Fudge

Judy Blume

450

Everything is Fine

Anne Dee Ellis

460

Freeze frame

Heidi Ayare

490

Fudge-a-mania

Judy Blume

490

Karate Countdown

Jake Maddox

400

Kit’s Wilderness

David Almond

470

Marvin Redpost—A Flying Birthday Cake?

Louis Sachar

460

Marvin Redpost—Alone in His Teacher’s House

Louis Sachar

420

Marvin Redpost—Super Fast, Out of Control!

Louis Sachar

410

Marvin Redpost—Class President

Louis Sachar

430

Secrets

Karen Taylor

480

Skellig

David Almond

490

Sideways Stories From Wayside School

Louis Sachar

460

Smiles to Go

Jerry Spinelli

490

Spies

Karen Tayleur

470

Stage Fright

James Howe

490

Terror World

Tony Norman

450

Three Days

Donna Jo Napoli

490

Vote!

Diana G. Gallagher

400

Wayside School Falling Down

Louis Sachar

440

The Wish

Gail Carson Levine

490

What Do Fish Have to Do with Anything and Other Stories

Avi

500

Whatever!

Diana G. Gallagher

500

510-624

Title

Author

Lexile

A Boy at War

Harry Mazer

530

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

Sherman Alexie

600

A Year Down Yonder

Richard Peck

610

Amah

Laurence Yep

570

Black Box

Julie Schumacher

600

Bounce

Natasha Friend

570

Box Out

John Coy

530

The Boy Who Lost his Face

Louis Sachar

570

Bright Shadow

Avi

560

Catch the Tiger By the Toe

Ellen Levine

540

Chevrolet Saturdays

Candy Dawson Boyd

590

The Dark Stairs

Betsy Byars

570

Dead Letters

Betsy Byars

570

Death’s Door

Betsy Byars

520

Dogs Don’t Tell Jokes

Louis Sachar

560

Drive-By

Lynne Ewing

560

Eggs

Jerry Spinelli

610

Fever 1793

Laurie Halse Anderson

580

Finding Stinko

Michael de Guzman

560

Guilty!

Diana G. Gallagher

530

Hush: an Irish Princess’ Tale

Donna Jo Napoli

570

If a Tree Falls at Lunch Period

Gennifer Choldenko

530

If you Come Softly

Jacqueline Woodson

570

Killer Angels

Michael Sharra

610

The King of Mulberry Street

Donna Jo Napoli

560

Legend of Spud Murphy

Eoin Colfer

580

Lost in Cyberspace

Richard Peck

550

Love, Aubrey

Suzanne LaFleur

570

Lucinda’s Secret—Spiderwich Chronicles

Tony DiTerlizzi and Holly Black

570

Lush

Natasha Friend

550

Mallory on the Move

Laure Friedman

550

The Many Troubles of Andy Russell

David A. Adler

570

Milkweed

Jerry Spinelli

510

Need

Carrie Jones

510

Night

Elie Weisel

570

No More Dead Dogs

Gordon Korman

610

Nory Ryan’s Song

Patricia Reilly Giff

600

Notes from a Liar and her Dog

Gennifer Choldenko

580

Parachuting Hamsters and Any Russell

David A. Adler

560

Perfect

Natasha Friend

590

Pleasing the Ghost

Sharon Creech

520

Poe Park

Agnes Martinez

550

The Presence

Eve Bunting

550

Public Enemy Number Two

Anthony Horowitz

580

Quake

Joe Cottonwood

590

Romeo and Juliet Together (and Alive) At Last

Avi

530

The Secret School

Avi

540

The Seeing Stone—The Spiderwick Chronicles

Tony Di’Terlizzi and Holly Black

560

The Smile

Donna Jo Napoli

580

Something Fishy at MacDonald Hall

Gordon Korman

560

Something Upstairs

Avi

580

S.O.R. Losers

Vi

520

Spells & Sleeping Bags

Sarah Mlynowski

580

Superfudge

Judy Blume

560

Stargirl

Jerry Spinelli

590

Tarot Says Beware

Betsy Byars

540

There’s a Girl in My Hammerlock

Jerry Spinelli

520

Thin Air

David Getz

570

Waiting for Normal

Leslie Connor

570

What Happened to Cass McBride

Gail Giles

520

When My Name Was Keoko

Linda Sue Park

610

Windcatcher

Avi

540

The Wish List

Eoin Colfer

520

Year Down Yonder

Richard Peck

610

625-719

Title

Author

Lexile

A Day No Pigs would Die

Robert Newton Peck

690

Bait

Alex Sanchez

630

Breadwinner

Katherine Paterson/Donna Diamond

630

City of Ember

Jeanne DuPrau

680

Crossing the Wire

Will Hobbs

670

Dr. Franklin’s Island

Ann Halam

690

Ear, the Eye, and the Arm

Nancy Farmer

660

Fallen Angels

Walter Dean Myers

650

Firegirl

Tony Abott

670

Flight #116 is Down!

Caroline B. Cooney

710

Gathering Blue

Lois Lowry

680

Grapes of Wrath

John Steinbeck

680

Homecoming

Cynthia Voight

630

House of Dies Drear

Virginia Hamilton

670

I am Messenger

Markus Zusak

640

Jaguar

Roland Smith

690

Letters from Rifka

Karen Hesse

660

Lord of the Nutcracker Men

Ian Lawrence

640

Miracle Boys

Jacqueline Woodson

660

My Name is Asher Lev

Chaim Potok

640

Native Son

Richard Wright

700

Number the Stars

Lois Lowry

670

Of Mice and Men

John Steinbeck

630

Other Side of the Truth

Beverley Naidoo

710

Sadoko and a Thousand Paper Cranes

Eleanor Coerr

630

Seedfolks

Paul Fleischman

710

Shadow Spinner

Susan Fletcher

710

Silver Kiss

Annette Curtis Klause

690

Skin I’m In

Sharon Flake

670

Somewhere in Darkness

Walter Dean Myers

640

Stormbreaker

Anthony Horowitz

670

Stray Like Us

Richard Peck

650

Tears of a Tiger

Sharon M. Draper

700

The House of the Scorpion

Nancy Farmer

660

Under a War Torn Sky

L.M. Elliot

640

Wolf Brother

Michelle Payer

660

Zlata’s Diary

Zlata Filipovic

640

720-834

Title

Author

Lexile

A Long Way from Chicago

Richard Peck

750

A Thief in the Village

James Berry

740

After the First Death

Robert Cormier

740

Airborn

Kenneth Oppel

760

Blood on the River:  Jamestown 1607

Elisa Carbone

820

Boy Who Dared

Susan Campbell Bartoletti

760

Briar Rose

Jane Yolen

820

Bull Run

Paul Fleishchman

810

Climbing the Stairs

Padma Venkatraman

750

Contender

Robert Lipsyte

760

Counting on Grace

Elizbeth Wintrop

760

Devil’s Arithmetic

Jane Yolen

730

Downriver

Will Hobbs

760

Elsewhere

Will Shetterly

720

Ender’s Game

Orson Scott Card

780

Escape from Warsaw

Ian Serraillier

810

Far North

Will Hobbs

820

Flight to Freedom

Ana Veciana-Suarez

850

Flush

Carl Hiaasen

830

Football Genius

Tim Green

800

Football Hero

Tim Green

840

Girl Named Disaster

Nancy Farmer

730

Girl Son

Anne E. Neuberger

740

Glory Field

Walter Dean Myers

800

Hoops

Walter Dean Myers

740

Hoot

Carl Hiaasen

760

I Am the Cheese

Robert Cormier

810

Incantation

Alice Hoffman

730

Joel Pigza Loses Control

Jack Gantos

800

Journey to Jo’burg

Beverley Naidoo

760

Kissing Doorknobs

Terry Spencer Hesser

730

Life as We Knew It

Conrad Richter

770

Lightening Thief

Rick Riordan

740

Long Way from Chicago

Richard Peck

750

Loud Silence of Francine Green

Karen Cushman

750

My Brother Sam is Dead

James Lincoln Collier/Christopher Collier

770

Night of the Twisters

Ivy Ruckman

790

On the Devil’s Court

Carl Deuker

730

Peak

Roland Smith

760

Peeling the Onion

Wendy Orr

790

Red Pony

John Steinbeck

810

Regarding the Fountain

Kate Klise

830

River Between Us

Richard Peck

740

Ruby in the Smoke

Philip Pullman

750

Schooled

Gordon Korman

740

Shades of Gray

Carolyn Reeder

800

Slam

Lewis Shiner

750

Smiler’s Bones

Peter Lerangis

760

Starry Messenger

Peter Sis

830

Streams to the River, River to the Sea

Scott O’Dell

740

Summer of my German Soldier

Bette Greene

800

Swallowing Stones

Joyce McDonald

820

Talking Earth

Jean Craighead George

770

That was Then, This is Now

S.E. Hinton

780

True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle

Avi

740

Walk Two Moons

Sharon Creech

770

Walkabout

James Vance Marshall

800

Weirdo

Theodore Taylor

770

Westing Game

Ellen Raskin

750

When You Reach Me

Rebecca Stead

750

Whirligig

Paul Fleishchman

760

835-999

Title

Author

Lexile

Adventures of Tom Sawyer

Mark Twain

950

Anne of Green Gables

L.M. Montgomery

970

As I Lay Dying

William Faulkner

870

Bean Trees

Barbara Kingsolver

900

Black Pearl

Scott O’Dell

980

Bless me, Ultima

Rudolfo Anaya

840

Chain of Fire

Beverly Naidoo

910

Clay Marble

Minfong Ho

860

Code Talker

Joseph Bruchac

910

The Count of Monte Cristo

Alexander Dumas

930

Crime and Punishment

Fyodor Dostoyevsky

890

Door in the Wall

Marguerite De Angeli

990

Dovey Coe

Frances O’Roark Dowell

980

Dragonsinger

Anne McCaffrey

920

Dragonwings

Laurence Yep

870

Earthquake at Dawn

Kristiana Gregory

840

Everlost

Neil Schusterman

860

Fade

Robert Cormier

990

Farenheit 451

Ray Bradbury

890

For Whom the Bell Tolls

Ernest Hemingway

840

How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accent

Julia Alvaraz

950

Ironman

Chris Crutcher

980

Invisible Man

Ralph Ellison

950

Jacob Have I Loved

Katherine Paterson

880

Johnny Tremain

Esther Forbes

840

Journey to the River Sea

Eva Obbotson

860

Kids on Strike!

Michael Shaara

920

Let the Circle be Unbroken

Mildred D. Taylor

850

Make Lemonade

Virginia Euwer Wolff

890

Master Puppeteer

 

Katherine Paterson/Haru Wells

860

Max the Mighty

Rodman Philbrick

930

Mortal Engines

Philip Reeve

990

Pigman

Paul Zindel

950

Rebecca

Daphne Du Maurier

880

Red Badge of Courage

Stephen Crane

920

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

Mildred D. Taylor

920

Rules of the Road

Joan Bauer

850

Running Loose

Chris Crutcher

870

Secret Life of Bees

Sue Monk Kidd

840

Shakespeare’s Scribe

Gary L. Blackwood

870

So B. It

Sarah Weeks

860

Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes

Chris Crutcher

920

Storm Warriors

Elisa Carbone

890

Stranger in a Strange Land

Robert Heinlein

940

Things Fall Apart

Chinua Achebe

890

Tomorrow, When the War Began

John Marsden

850

View from Saturday

E.L. Konigsburg

870

Watership Down

Richard Adams

880

We Are Witnesses: The Diaries of Five Teenagers Who Died in the Holocaust

Jacob Boas, ed.

970

Wednesday Wars

Gary D. Schmidt

990

Weetzie Bat

Francesca Block

960

What Would Joey Do?

Jack Gantos

860

Where the Lilies Bloom

Bill Cleaver/ Vera Cleaver

920

Witch of Blackbird Pond

Elizabeth George Speare

850

Wrinkle in Time

Madeleine L’Engle

940

Year of the Impossible Goodbyes

Sook Nyul Choi

840

1000-1149

Title

Author

Lexile

A Death in the Family

James Agee

1020

A Tale of Two Cities

Charles Dickens

1130

Across Five Aprils

Irene Hunt

1100

An American Plague

Jim Murphy

1130

Annie on My Mind

Nancy Farmer

1000

April Morning

Howard Fast

1050

Athletic Shorts:  Six Short Stories

Chris Crutcher

1010

The Beekeeper’s Apprentice

Laurie King

1100

Black Beauty

Anna Sewell

1010

Black Potatoes: The Story of the Great Irish Famine

Susan Campbell Bartoletti

1040

Blizzard: The Storm that Changed America

Jim Murphy

1080

Blue Sword

Robin McKinley

1030

The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

John Boyne

1080

The Bridge of San Luis Rey

Thornton Wilder

 

Call of the Wild

Jack London

1110

David Cooperfield

Charles Dickens

1070

Dear America:  Letters Home from Vietnam

Bernard Edelman, ed.

1010

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Robert Louis Stevenson

1040

Eleanor Roosevelt:  A Life of Discovery

Russell Freedom

1100

Eva

Peter Dickinson

1070

Farewell to Manzanar

James A. Houston/Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston

1040

Freak the Mighty

Rodman Philbrick

1000

Freedom Riders: John Lewis & Jim Zwerg

Ann Bausum

1090

Go Ask Alice

Anonymous

1010

Gone With the Wind

Margaret Mitchell

1100

Great Gatsby

F. Scott Fitzgerald

1070

Growing Up

Russell Baker

1090

Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

Douglas Adams

1000

Hobbit

J.R.R. Tolkien

1000

Hot Zone

Richard Preston

1030

The Hound of the Baskervilles

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

1090

I, Juan de Pareja

Elizabeth Borton De Trevino

1100

Kids at Work: Lew HIne and the Crusade…

Russsell Freeman

1140

King of the Shadows

Susan Cooper

1010

Little Women

Louise May Alcott

1010

Lizzie Bright and the Buckmister Boy

Gary D. Schmidt

1000

Lord Jim

Joseph Conrad

1110

Makes Me Wanna Holler: A Young Black Man in America

Nathan McCall

1010

Mists of Avalon

Marion Zimmer Bradley

1120

My Life and Hard Times

James Thurber

1120

Out of the Silent Planet

C.S. Lewis

1020

Pearl

John Steinbeck

1010

Pride and Prejudice

Jane Austin

1100

The Princess and the Goblin

George MacDonald

1030

Rascal

Sterling North

1140

Sabriel

Garth Nix

1060

Soldier’s Heart

Gary Paulsen

1000

Stick Figure: A Diary of My Former Self

Lori Gottlieb

1100

The Thurber Carnival

James Thurber

1050

Uncle Tom’s Cabin

Harriet Beecher Stowe

1050

Watson Go to Birmingham

Christopher Paul Curtis

1000

2001: A Space Odyssey

Arthur C. Clarke

1060

20,000 Leagues under the Sea

Jules Verne

1030

1150 & above

Title

Author

Lexile

Animal Farm

George Orwell

1170

Autobiography of a Face

Lucy Grealy

1200

Black Boy

Richard Wright

NA

Catherine, Called Birdy

Karen Cushman

1170

Ethan Frome

Edith Wharton

1160

Fast Food Nation

Eric Schlosser

1410

Flying to the Moon: An Astronaut’s Story

Michale Collins

1170

Frankenstein

Mary Shelley

1170

The Good Earth

Pearl S. Buck

1530

Gulliver’s Travels

Jonathan Switt

1330

Hiroshima

John Hersey

1190

In These Girls, Hope is a Muscle

Madeleine Baker

1150

Into Thin Air

Jon Krakauer

1320

Into the Wild

Jon Krakauer

1270

Ivanhoe

Sir Walter Scott

1410

Invisible Allies: Microbe that Shape our Lives

Jeanette Farrell

1270

Jane Eyre

Charlotte Bronte

NA

The Jungle

Upton Sinclair

1170

Last of the Mohicans

James Fenimore Cooper

1350

Les Misreables

Victor Hugo

NA

Maritcha: A Nineteenth Century Girl

Tonya Bolden

1190

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

William Shakespeare

NA

Midwife’s Apprentice

Karen Cushman

1240

Moby Dick

Herman Melville

1230

Moves Make the Man

Bruce Brooks

1150

My Dog Skip

Willie Morris

1380

Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglas

Frederick Douglas

1400

Never Cry Wolf

Farley Mowatt

1330

Prince and the Pauper

Mark Twain

1160

Revenge of the Whale or, In the Heart of the Sea

Nathaniel Philbrick

1170

Robinson Crusoe

Daniel Defoe

1320

Roots

Alex Haley

1330

The Scarlet Letter

Nathaniel Hawthorne

1340

Sense and Sensibilty

Jane Austen

1180

Silas Marner

George Eliot

1330

Silent Spring

Rachel Carson

1340

Tracking Trash: Flotsam, Jetsam and the Science of Ocean

Loree Griffin Burns

1200

Walden

Henry David Thoreau

NA

Wuthering Heights

Emily Bronte

NA