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These texts were specifically chosen by Booksource to support seventh grade-level instruction based on the Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects. The range of selected texts includes poetry and drama (RL.7.4 and RL.7.5), texts that lend themselves to the study of story elements (RL.7.3), historical fiction accounts covering the same time periods to allow for comparisons across texts (RL.7.9), and multiple nonfiction texts that deal with similar topics to allow for comparisons across texts (RI.7.9).
CCSS Grade 7 Classroom Library See All

290, The

Across The Lines

American Heritage Student Dictionary, The

Ballad Of Lucy Whipple, The

Beauty

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CCSS Grade 7 Literary Texts See All

290, The

Across The Lines

Ballad Of Lucy Whipple, The

Beauty

Catherine, Called Birdy

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CCSS Grade 7 Informational Texts See All

American Heritage Student Dictionary, The

Black Diamond: The Story Of The Negro Baseball Leagues

Blizzard! The Storm That Changed America

Bodies From The Bog

Cars On Mars: Roving The Red Planet

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CCSS Grade 7 Extension See All

"Who Could That Be At This Hour?"

100 Best-Loved Poems

44 Hours Or Strike!

Abel's Island

Abraham Lincoln

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CCSS Grade 7 Extensions + Literacy Cart See All

"Who Could That Be At This Hour?"

100 Best-Loved Poems

44 Hours Or Strike!

Abel's Island

Abraham Lincoln

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CCSS Grade 7 New Books See All

Breakfast On Mars And 37 Other Delectable Essays

Everything Dinosaurs

From Norvelt To Nowhere

Heavy Hitters

Honor Bound

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CCSS Grade 7 Adventure & Survival See All

Abel's Island

Blizzard Of Glass: The Halifax Explosion Of 1917

Buried Alive! How 33 Miners Survived 69 Days Deep Under The Chilean Desert

Car, The

Endangered

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CCSS Grade 7 Books & Plays With Movie Adaptations See All

Alice's Adventures In Wonderland

Bad Beginning, The

Bridge To Terabithia

Flowers For Algernon

Golden Compass, The

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CCSS Grade 7 Dystopian Literature See All

Empty City, The

Fever Crumb

Giver, The

Green Boy

Hunger Games, The

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CCSS Grade 7 Fantasy & Science Fiction See All

Fairy-Tale Detectives, The

Graveyard Book, The

Green Book, The

H.I.V.E.

Inquisitor's Apprentice, The

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CCSS Grade 7 First-Person Narratives & Multiple Points Of View See All

"Who Could That Be At This Hour?"

Eli The Good

Inside Out And Back Again

It Came From Ohio! My Life As A Writer

Joey Pigza Swallowed The Key

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CCSS Grade 7 Graphic Novels See All

American Born Chinese

Anne Frank: The Anne Frank House Authorized Graphic Biography

Around The World

City Of Light, City Of Dark

Drama

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CCSS Grade 7 Humor See All

Dead End In Norvelt

Diary Of A Wimpy Kid

Free Thaddeus!

Guys Read: Funny Business

Love That Dog

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CCSS Grade 7 Multicultural Characters See All

Baseball In April And Other Stories

Come August, Come Freedom: The Bellows, The Gallows, And The Black General Gabriel

Crossing, The

Dancing Home

Freedom Maze, The

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CCSS Grade 7 Mysteries See All

Among The Hidden

Death Cloud

Dovey Coe

Extraordinary Education Of Nicholas Benedict, The

Eyeball Collector, The

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CCSS Grade 7 Poetry See All

100 Best-Loved Poems

Claude In The Country

Hurricane Dancers: The First Caribbean Pirate Shipwreck

I Lay My Stitches Down: Poems Of American Slavery

Indivisible: Poems For Social Justice

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CCSS Grade 7 Realistic Fiction See All

Absolutely Normal Chaos

Amazing Adventures Of John Smith, Jr., AKA Houdini, The

Just A Dog

Love, Amalia

Lucky For Good

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CCSS Grade 7 Short Stories See All

All Creatures Great And Small

Edgar Allan Poe: A Collection Of Stories

Guys Read: True Stories

Haunted Houses (Are You Scared Yet?)

Island Treasures

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CCSS Grade 7 Supernatural Stories See All

All Hallow's Eve: 13 Stories

Lockdown

Radiance

Ruined

Shiver

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CCSS Grade 7 Traditional Literature See All

Beowulf

Celtic Mythology Rocks!

Elephant's Friend And Other Tales From Ancient India, The

Hansel And Gretel

Hera: The Goddess And Her Glory

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CCSS Grade 7 Civil Rights Historical Fiction See All

Belle Teal

Call Me By My Name

Lunch-Box Dream

Moves Make The Man, The

One Crazy Summer

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CCSS Grade 7 Civil Rights Era Informational Texts See All

Black And White: The Confrontation Of Reverend Fred L. Shuttlesworth And Eugene "Bull" Connor

Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice

Free At Last! Stories And Songs Of Emancipation

Heart And Soul: The Story Of America And African Americans

Inspiring African-American Civil Rights Leaders

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CCSS Grade 7 Great Depression & Dust Bowl Historical Fiction See All

44 Hours Or Strike!

Babe & Me

Esperanza Rising

Looking For Me...In This Great Big Family

Luck Of The Buttons, The

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CCSS Grade 7 Great Depression & Dust Bowl Informational Texts See All

Children Of The Great Depression

Climbing Out Of The Great Depression: The New Deal

Franklin Delano Roosevelt

Great Depression, The

Great Depression, The

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CCSS Grade 7 World War II & The Holocaust Historical Fiction See All

Aleutian Sparrow

Boy In The Striped Pajamas, The

Briar Rose

Dawn Of Fear

Elephant In The Garden, An

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CCSS Grade 7 World War II & The Holocaust Informational Texts See All

Air Raid--Pearl Harbor! The Story Of December 7, 1941

Anne Frank

Boy On The Wooden Box: How The Impossible Became Possible... On Schindler's List, The

Candy Bomber: The Story Of The Berlin Airlift's "Chocolate Pilot"

Courage Has No Color: The True Story Of The Triple Nickles, America's First Black Paratroopers

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CCSS Grade 7 Biographies See All

Abraham Lincoln

Always Inventing: A Photobiography Of Alexander Graham Bell

Beyond The Myth: The Story Of Joan Of Arc

Boys Who Rocked The World: Heroes From King Tut To Shaun White

Greatest: Muhammad Ali, The

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CCSS Grade 7 Digital Writing & Research See All

Be A Changemaker: How To Start Something That Matters

Cited! Identifying Credible Information Online

Copyright And Digital Ethics

Digital Dangers

Kids' Guide To Sports Media, The

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CCSS Grade 7 Expository Informational Texts See All

Earth And The Role Of Water, The

Earth's Water Cycle, The

Environmental Engineering And The Science Of Sustainability

Everything Castles

Everything Sharks

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CCSS Grade 7 Memoirs See All

Dear Bully: 70 Authors Tell Their Stories

How I Came To Be A Writer

I Am Malala (Young Reader's Edition)

King Of The Mild Frontier

Marley & Me: Life And Love With The World's Worst Dog (Young Readers Edition)

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CCSS Grade 7 Narrative Informational Texts See All

Bat Scientists, The

Beyond Courage: The Untold Story Of Jewish Resistance During The Holocaust

Bookmarked: Teen Essays On Life And Literature From Tolkien To Twilight

Fairy Ring, Or Elsie And Frances Fool The World (A True Story), The

In Disguise! Undercover With Real Women Spies

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CCSS Grade 7 Persuasive Informational Texts See All

Animal Testing: Life-Saving Research vs. Animal Welfare

Asking Questions About Body Image In Advertising

Asking Questions About What's On Television

Chew On This: Everything You Don't Want To Know About Fast Food

Church And State

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CCSS Grade 7 Primary Source Materials See All

Boundaries: How The Mason-Dixon Line Settled A Family Feud And Divided A Nation

Civil War: A Library Of Congress Book

Freedom Walkers: The Story Of The Montgomery Bus Boycott

History Of Civilization In 50 Disasters, A

Hitler In Paris: How A Photograph Shocked A World At War

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CCSS Grade 7 Science & Engineering Informational Texts See All

Audio Engineering And The Science Of Sound Waves

From Birds To...Aircraft

From Gecko Feet To... Adhesive Tape

Invincible Microbe: Tuberculosis And The Never-Ending Search For A Cure

Not Your Typical Book About The Environment

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CCSS Grade 7 Technology Informational Texts See All

Drones: From Insect Spy Drones To Bomber Drones

Every Last Drop: Bringing Clean Water Home

From Bats To... Radar

Green Construction: Creating Energy-Efficient, Low-Impact Buildings

Impact Of Technology In Music, The

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