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Sagamore Middle School

6th Grade Summer Reading

Select fiction or non-fiction from the following list of titles. You do not have to purchase your book. The Sachem Public Library has our summer reading books for you to borrow.

 


Fiction

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Swindle by Gordon Korman
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The Apothecary by Maile Meloy
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Chomp by Carl Hiaasen
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A Time to Dance by Padma Venkatraman
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Game Over, Pete Watson by Joe Schreiber
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Kira-Kira by Cynthia Kadohata
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Lawn Boy by Gary Paulsen
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Life As We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer
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Half A Chance by Cynthia Lord
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Double Reverse by Fred Bowen  
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Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstein  
Click here for a preview of Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library
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Close to Famous by Joan Bauer
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The London Eye Mystery by Siobhan Dowd
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Bystander by James Preller
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Navigating Early by Clare Vanderpool
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Escaping the Giant Wave by Peg Kehret
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Non-Fiction

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Blizzard of Glass: The Halifax Explosion of 1917 by Sally M. Walker
Click here for a preview of Blizzard of Glass: The Halifax Explosion of 1917
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Lincoln's Flying Spies: Thaddeus Lowe and the Civil War Balloon Corps by Gail Jarrow
Click here for a preview of Lincoln's Flying Spies: Thaddeus Lowe and the
Civil War Balloon Corps

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 I Will Always Write Back by Martin Ganada, Caitlin Alifreke and Liz Welch
Click here for a preview of I Will Always Write Back
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Escape!: The Story of the Great Houdini by Sid Fleischman
Click here for a preview of Escape!: The Story of the Great Houdini

Click HERE for a printable list

 

The writing assignment that goes with your mandatory Summer Reading will be done in class in school in September. Please see the graphic organizers below.