Reading Lists

High School Summer Reading List

Posted by Mrs Landis on September 20, 2010

Have you heard of the One Book, One Read program? It's where a whole town, city or school reads the same book. Our High School is trying this out this year and the book that the students (and staff) voted for is: The Princess Bride, S. Morgenstern's Classic Tale of True Love and High Adventure by William Goldman

Middle School Summer Reading

Posted by Mrs Landis on September 20, 2010


Incoming 5th graders:
Wonder by RJ Palacio
Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstein
City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau
A Tangle of Knots by Lisa Graff

Incoming 6th Graders:

The Bad Beginning by Lemony Snicket
The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan
A Dog's Purpose by W. Bruce Cameron
Fablehaven by Brandon Mull

Incoming 7th Graders
Stormbreaker by Anthony Horowitz
Peak by Roland Smith
Uglies by Scott Westerfield
Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life by Wendy Mass
The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman

Incoming 8th Graders
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman
Heat by Mike Lupica
Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
Malcolm X: By Any Means Necessary by Walter Dean Myers
My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry by Fredrik Backman

Challenge Books:
Parents/Guardians: Please be advised that these books contain mature themes. Please discuss whether or not these books would be a good choice with your student. While these challenge books are intended for 8th graders, 7th graders are welcome to try the book.

The Help by Kathryn Stockett
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr