Grade 6 Recommended Reading

Grade 6 Recommended Reading

Literature

  • Big Red by Jim Kjelgaard
  • Snow Dog by Jim Kjelgaard
  • Little Britches: Father and I Were Ranchers (and series) by Ralph Moody
  • The Railway Children by E. Nesbit
  • The Yearling by Marjorie Rowlings
  • Shane by Jack Schaefer
  • The Lone Hunt by William O. Steele
  • Trail Through Danger by William O. Steele
  • Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred Taylor
  • A Man for Others (St. M. Kolbe) by Patricia Treese
  • The Swiss Family Robinson by Johann David Wyss

History

  • Drums by James Boyd
  • Daniel Boone: The Opening of the Wilderness by John Mason Brown
  • Blood on the River: Jamestown 1607 by Elisa Carbone
  • The Boy in the Alamo by Margaret Cousins
  • The Joyful Beggar: St. Francis by Louis de Wohl
  • Duel in the Wilderness by Karin Clafford Farley
  • Ben Franklin: Inventing America by Thomas Fleming
  • The Great Little Madison by Jean Fritz
  • Edmund Campion: Hero of God’s Underground by Harold Gardiner
  • Gettysburg by MacKinlay Kantor
  • Kit Carson and the Wild Frontier by Ralph Moody
  • Captured by the Mohawks by Sterling North
  • The Light in the Forest by Conrad Richter
  • We Were There on the Oregon Trail by William Steele