Middle School Reading List

Title
Author
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen
Alan Garner
Heard it in the Playground
Allan Ahlberg
Woof!
Allan Ahlberg
Aquila
Andrew Norriss
The Silly Book of Side-Splitting Stuff
Andy Seed
Black Beauty
Anna Sewell
Bill's New Frock
Anne Fine
The Diary of a Young Girl
Anne Frank
I Know What You Did Last Wednesday
Anthony Horowitz
Granny
Anthony Horowitz
The Other Side of Truth
Beverley Naidoo
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
C. S. Lewis
Tug of War
Catherine Forde
SilverFin
Charlie Higson
The Factory Made Boy
Christine Nöslinger
Twelve Minutes to Midnight
Christopher Edge
The What on Earth? Wallbook Timeline of Big History
Christopher Lloyd
What on Earth? Wallbook Timeline of Nature
Christopher Lloyd
Absolutely Everything!
Christopher Lloyd
Stig of the Dump
Clive King
Dragon Rider
Cornelia Funke
Skellig
David Almond
The Breadwinner
Deborah Ellis
Minders
Diana Hendry
The Sheep-Pig
Dick King-Smith
The Crowstarver
Dick King-Smith
The Hundred and One Dalmatians
Dodie Smith
The Phoenix and the Carpet
E. Nesbit
The Railway Children
E. Nesbit
Charlotte’s Web
E.B. White
Oranges In No Man's Land
Elizabeth Laird
The Garbage King
Elizabeth Laird
Artemis Fowl
Eoin Colfer
Illegal
Eoin Colfer
Emil and the Detectives
Erich Kästner
Dial a Ghost
Eva Ibbotson
Framed
Frank Cottrell Boyce
The Viewer
Gary Crew
The Clock Tower Ghost
Gene Kemp
Cue for Treason
Geoffrey Trease
The Demon Headmaster
Gillian Cross
Wolf
Gillian Cross
Wild is the Wind
Grahame Baker-Smith
Peter in Peril
Helen Bate
Moondial
Helen Cresswell
The Silver Sword
Ian Serraillier
Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone
J. K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
J. K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
J. K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix
J. K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
J. K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
J. K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
J. K. Rowling
Peter Pan
J.M. Barrie
The Hobbit
J.R.R. Tolkien
The Call of the Wild
Jack London
The Wheel of Surya
Jamila Gavin
Fruit and Nutcase
Jean Ure
The Wonder Garden
Jenny Broom and Kristjana S. Williams
The Wolves of Willoughby Chase
Joan Aiken
Across the Barricades
Joan Lingard
Heidi
Johanna Spyri
Laughter is an Egg
John Agard
The Box of Delights
John Masefield
When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit
Judith Kerr
Superfudge
Judy Blume
Raspberries on the Yangtze
Karen Wallace
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane
Kate DiCamillo
The Wolf Wilder
Katherine Rundell
The Seeing Stone
Kevin Crossley-Holland
The Girl of Ink and Stars
Kiran Millwood Hargrave
The Island at the End of Everything
Kiran Millwood Hargrave
A Boy Called Hope
Lara Williamson
A Series of Unfortunate Events
Lemony Snicket
The Goldfish Boy
Lisa Thompson
Holes
Louis Sachar
The Indian in the Cupboard
Lynne Reid Banks
Beetle Boy
M.G. Leonard
A Wrinkle in Time
Madeleine L'Engle
Hacker
Malorie Blackman
Tell Me No Lies
Malorie Blackman
Pig Heart Boy
Malorie Blackman
My Swordhand Is Singing
Marcus Sedgwick
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Mark Twain
The Book Thief
Markus Zusak
The Borrowers
Mary Norton
Who Let the Gods Out?
Maz Evans
The Butterfly Lion
Michael Morpurgo
King of the Cloud Forests
Michael Morpurgo
From Hereabout Hill
Michael Morpurgo
Kensuke's Kingdom
Michael Morpurgo
Why the Whales Came
Michael Morpurgo
Private Peaceful
Michael Morpurgo
War Horse
Michael Morpurgo
Goodnight Mister Tom
Michelle Magorian
Wolf Brother
Michelle Paver
The Ultimate Alphabet
Mike Wilks
Once
Morris Gleitzman
The Graveyard Book
Neil Gaiman
A Rag, a Bone and a Hank of Hair
Nicholas Fisk
Carrie's War
Nina Bawden
The Incredible Adventures of Professor Branestawm
Norman Hunter
The Boy at the Back of the Class
Onjali Q. Rauf
Raptor
Paul Zindel
The Ghost of Thomas Kempe
Penelope Lively
Cogheart
Peter Bunzl
The Weathermonger
Peter Dickinson
Awful End
Philip Ardagh
Clockwork
Philip Pullman
The Scarecrow and his Servant
Philip Pullman
The Amber Spyglass
Philip Pullman
Northern Lights
Philip Pullman
The Subtle Knife
Philip Pullman
Krindlekrax
Philip Ridley
Scribbleboy
Philip Ridley
Boy in the Tower
Polly Ho-Yen
Wonder
R.J. Palacio
Some Places More Than Others
Renée Watson
Watership Down
Richard Adams
Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief
Rick Riordan
Danny, the Champion of the World
Roald Dahl
The Witches
Roald Dahl
Boy and Going Solo
Roald Dahl
Abomination
Robert Swindells
Stone Cold
Robert Swindells
The Machine Gunners
Robert Westall
Blitzcat
Robert Westall
The Eagle of the Ninth
Rosemary Sutcliff
The Nowhere Emporium
Ross MacKenzie
Time Travelling with a Hamster
Ross Welford
The Mouse and His Child
Russell Hoban
SeaBEAN
Sarah Holding
Eren
Simon P. Clark
The Violet Veil Mysteries
Sophie Cleverly
The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, Aged 13¾
Sue Townsend
What Katy Did
Susan Coolidge
The Dark is Rising
Susan Cooper
The Hunger Games
Suzanne Collins
The Sword in the Stone
T. H. White
The Iron Man
Ted Hughes
The Cay
Theodore Taylor
Malamander
Thomas Taylor
Brightstorm: A Sky-Ship Adventure
Vashti Hardy
Lionboy
Zizou Corder