7th Grade Reading List

Reading Suggestions for 7th Graders from the Weber County Library

Show All
Titanic: Voices from the Disaster
Artist/Author/Cast:
Hopkinson, Deborah
Call Number:
J910.91634 H7972t 2012
Description:

Tells the tale of the sinking of the Titanic using the narratives of the witnesses and survivors to the disaster.

The Turnaway Girls
Artist/Author/Cast:
Chewins, Holly
Call Number:
YP F Chewins
Description:

Enduring a cloistered existence as one of a group of hidden girls who laboriously transform music into gold, Delphernia Undersea, who longs to sing despite laws that restrict music-making to the Masters, escapes into a treacherous outside world.

Victory
Artist/Author/Cast:
Cooper, Susan
Call Number:
YP F Cooper
Description:

Alternating chapters follow the mysterious connection between a homesick English girl living in present-day America and an eleven-year-old boy serving in the British Royal Navy in 1803, aboard the H.M.S. Victory, commanded by Admiral Horatio Nelson.

The Wednesday Wars
Artist/Author/Cast:
Schmidt, Gary D.
Call Number:
YP F Schmidt
Description:

During the 1967 school year, on Wednesday afternoons when all his classmates go to either Catechism or Hebrew school, seventh-grader Holling Hoodhood stays in Mrs. Baker's classroom where they read the plays of William Shakespeare and Holling learns much of value about the world he lives in.

Zombie Makers: True Stories of Nature's Undead
Artist/Author/Cast:
Johnson, Rebecca L.
Call Number:
YP 578.65 J686z 2013
Description:

Did you know that there are zombies among us? Don't worry, these zombies aren't after human brains: this excitingly disgusting book examines fungi, viruses, and other kinds of parasites who survive by hijacking the brains and bodies of other animals.

Pages