Middle School of Pleasantville Library Summer Reading Project 2009 Two Books Two Projects Reading List Title Author Grade 6 Grade 7 Grade 8 Be a Perfect Person in Just Three Days Stephen Manes X Doing Time Online Jan Siebold X Earthquake Terror Peg Kehret X Esio Trot Roald Dahl X Farewell, My Lunchbag Bruce Hale X Gooney Brid Greene Lois Lowry X I, Freddy Dietlof Reiche X Knights of the Kitchen Table Jon Scieszka X Million Dollar Shot Dan Gutman X Nicky Fifth on 32 Dandelion Court Lisa Funari Willever X Ramona Quimby Age 8 Beverly Cleary X Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes Eleanor Coerr X Sarah Plain and Tall Patricia MacLachlan X Who Stole the Wizard of Oz Avi X Who Was Amelia Earhart? Kate Boehm Jerome X A Single Shard Linda Sue Park X Artemis Fowl Eoin Colfer X Everything on a Waffle Polly Hovarth X Flipped Wendelin Van Draanen X From the Mixed Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. E.L. Konigsberg X Frankweiler Niagra Falls, or Does It? Henry Winkler and Lin X Oliver Regarding the Fountain Kate Klise X Small Steps, The Year I Got Polio Peg Kehret X Snow Treasure Marie McSwigan X Thank You, Jackie Robinson Barbara Cohen X The White Mountains John Christopher X Warriors: Into the Wild Erin Hunter X Windcatcher Avi X Airborn Kenneth Oppel X Treasure Island Robert Louis X Stevenson Hidden Talents David Lubar X Maximum Ride: The Angel Experiment James Patterson X Midnight Magic Avi X Pirates! Celia Rees X Shabanu: Daughter of the Wind Suzanne Fisher X Staples Surviving the Applewhites Stephanie S. Tolan X Middle School of Pleasantville Library Summer Reading Project 2009 Two Books Two Projects Bilingual Choices Spanish Title English Title Autthor Harry Potter y la piedra Harry Potter and the J.K. Rowling filosofal Sorcerers Stone La Gran Gilly Hopkins The Great Gilly Hopkins Katherine Patterson Gracias a Winn-Dixie Because of Winn-Dixie Kate DiCamillo Senderos Breaking Through Francisco Jimenez Diaro Contemporanea The Diary of a Young Girl Anne Frank Una arruga en el tiempo A Wrinkle in Time Madeline L’Engle ?Estas ahi Dios? Soy yo, Are You There God? Judy Blume Margaret It’s Me, Margaret La telarana de Carlota Charlotte’s Web E.B. White Matilda Matilda Roald Dahl un Grillo en Times Square The Cricket in Times Garth Williams Square Each student is required to read two books from this list during the summer. When school begins in September, the students will be required to submit a project of their choice to their language arts teacher on each book. Two projects in total will be expected by the end of September on this summer reading. Projects will be graded and counted towards their first marking period report card grade. Books are available through the Pleasantville Branch of the Atlantic County Library and through Borders Bookstores. www.amazon.com Please log on to www.bookadventure.org for more reading lists for your age group and your particular reading interests.