Recommended Reading 6e

par M. Vernay

6ème SIB
Recommended Reading

During this school year, you must complete 4 book reviews (see the dates given to you by your teacher) by selecting four books from the list below. Many of these books can be found in the school library. Please feel free to read more than the required four books !

Little Women Louisa M. Alcott
Skellig David Almond
The Indian in the Cupboard Lynne Reid Banks
Carrie’s War Nina Bawden
A Bear Called Paddington
(or other books from the series) Michael Bond
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas John Boyne
Jane Eyre Charlotte Brontë
An Angel for May Melvin Burgess
Loving Spirit Linda Chapman
Murder on the Orient Express
or other books by this author Agatha Christie
A Little Princess or The Secret Garden Frances Hodgson-Burnett
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Lewis Carroll
Dizzy Cath Cassidy
Artemis Fowl (or any book from the series) Eoin Colfer
Hunger Games (or any book from the series) Suzanne Collins
Sherlock Holmes (any book from the series) Arthur Conan-Doyle
The Last of the Mohicans Fenimore Cooper
Millions Frank Cottrell-Boyce
The Demon Headmaster
(or other books by this author) Gillian Cross
James and the Giant Peach, Charlie and the
Chocolate Factory, Charlie and the Great Glass
Elevator, Matilda, The BFG (but no other books
by this author) Roald Dahl
White Peak Farm or Street Child or Children of
Winter or Deep Secret Berlie Doherty
My Family and Other Animals Gerald Durrell
Charlotte Sometimes Penelope Farmer
Madame Doubtfire / Goggle Eyes Anne Fine
The Thief Lord (or other books by this author) Cornelia Funke
Elidor Alan Garner
The Wind in the Willows Kenneth Graham
Shadow Horse Alison Hart
If Only They Could Talk (or any other books
by this author) James Herriot
The Stowaway Karen Hesse
Stormbreaker (or other books in the series) Anthony Horowitz
Any book from the ’Warriors’ series Erin Hunter
Journey to the River’s End, The Star of Kazan
(or any other book by this author) Eva Ibbotson
Finn Family Moomintroll (or other books
in the series) Tove Jansson
A Wizard of Earthsea (or other books in the
trilogy) Ursula Le Guin
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
(or any book from the Narnia series) C. S. Lewis
The Ghost of Thomas Kempe or other novels
by this author Penelope Lively
The Call of the Wild or White Fang Jack London
The Giver or Number the Stars Lois Lowry
Kensuke’s Kingdom, Waiting for Anya, War Horse
or any other novel by this author Michael Morpurgo
The Phoenix and the Carpet E. Nesbitt
The Railway Children E. Nesbitt
Wonder R. J. Palacio
Bridge to Terabithia Katherine Patterson
Wolf Brother Michelle Paver
Fly by Night or any book from the Flambards
series K. M. Peyton
The Dark Materials Trilogy (Northern Lights,
The Subtle Knife or The Amber Spyglass) Philip Pullman
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children Ransom Riggs
Percy Jackson (or any book from the series) Rick Riordan
Harry Potter (any book from series) J. K. Rowling
Black Beauty Anna Sewell
The Silver Sword Ian Seraillier
A Series of Unfortunate Events (any book in
the series) Lemony Snicket
Heidi Johanna Spyri
Ballet Shoes Noël Streatfield
The Hobbit J. R. R. Tolkien
The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Sue Townsend
Gangsta Granny, Demon Dentist, Ratburger,
The Midnight Gang or any other book by
this author David Walliams
The Canterville Ghost Ocar Wilde
Little House on the Prairie (any book
from series) Laura Ingalls Wilder
The Illustrated Mum, Vicky Angel, Bad Girls,
The Story of Tracey Beaker or any other book
by this author Jacqueline Wilson


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