Archive for the ‘Grades 6 – 8’ Category

Book Summary In a time of kings and queens, princes and princesses, an adventure unfolds filled with deception, loyalty, courage and strength. Dealing with the day to day struggles of growing up in a castle seem like more than a enough for princess Dianatha until she is faced with a dilemma that takes her way […]

Book Summary Six hundred years ago the land of Aom-igh was threatened with invasion by the Dark Country across the Stained Sea; in their danger King Llian sought the help of the dragons and the myth-folk. Graldon, King of the Dragons, granted the human king with a gift that would help him defeat his enemies. […]

A couple of weeks ago, we released our Teen Summer Reading Challenge and you guys loved it enough that we decided to create one for kids too!  Just like with the teen challenge, this one contains 30 types of books and the titles are completely up to your choosing!  If you complete this challenge, we’d […]

6th Grade Book List

Finding great books for sixth graders can sometimes be a challenge. HomeschoolLiterature.com has put together a tried and true list of Caldecott and Newberry winners and other amazing works that are sure to enlarge your child’s imagination! Let’s head to the library with this 6th grade book list!

Book Summary: Caught living in a world between fantasy and reality, Carrie, a 13-year-old homeschooled girl, struggles to make sense of loss and new beginnings, seeking comfort in a heart-shaped locket with a secret. “Themes include: family, fantasy, and grief.”” Fan trailer:   *** Our Review: Coming soon!   Age Range: 9-12 years Paperback: 162 pages […]

  Book Summary: Noah Drake dreamed of the day he could dig up dinosaur bones and strike it rich. That is until he discovered a real dinosaur while on vacation with his family. But his dream of fame and fortune stirs up trouble when he meets a couple of dinosaur hunters. Will Noah get the […]

Book Summary: The goddess Hera has challenged Princess Sophia to avert three tragedies that are about to occur. If Sophia fails, her father will lose his kingdom and they will both be turned into stone statues for Hera’s garden. Even with the winged horse, Pegasus, transporting Sophia to her three challenges, will she succeed and […]

Read Aloud Chapter Books for Girls from Homeschool Literature

Some girls love to read, some hate it.  Each girl is a unique individual!  However, we all know how important reading is.  Because of its importance, we have put together a list of ten books/series which are popular with girls.  Your book-loving girls would enjoy these, and hopefully they will motivate and inspire an enjoyment […]

Read Aloud Chapter Books for Boys from Homeschool Literature