• Suggested Summer Reading Selections with additional works of non-fiction

    9th Grade

    Child Called It (series)

    A Court of Thorns and Roses

    An Ember in the Ashes

    Divergent (series)

    The Fault in Our Stars

    Inherit the Wind

    Looking for Alaska

    Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

    The Martian Chronicles

    The Maze Runner (series)

    October Sky

    The Outsiders

    Paper Towns

    Saint Anything

    The Five People You Meet in Heaven

    A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

    10th Grade

    The Book Thief

    This Boy’s Life

    The First Part Last

    The Color Purple

    Dorothy Must Die

    East of Eden

    Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

    Farewell to Arms

    The Glass Menagerie

    Huckleberry Finn

    The Grapes of Wrath

    Red Queen

    The Reivers

    Out of My Mind



    11th Grade

    Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime


    Far from the Madding Crowd


    Into Thin Air

    Jane Eyre

    Native Son


    Pride and Prejudice

    Sense and Sensibility

    The Shell Seekers

    Tom Jones

    The Lovely Bones


    The Woodlanders

    The Secret Life of Bees


    Animal Farm

    12th Grade

    The Alchemist

    All the Light You Cannot See


    The Language of Flowers

    Shanghai Girls

    Daughter of Fortune

    Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close


    We Were Liars

    The Kitchen God’s Wife

    Memoirs of a Geisha

    Orphan Train

    Sarah’s Key

    Saving Fish from Drowning



    A Prayer for Owen Meany Suggested Summer Reading Selections with additional works of non-fiction


    The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference by Malcolm Gladwell

    Rabid: A Cultural History of the World's Most Diabolical Virus by Bill Wasik

    The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel James Brown

    The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch

    The Color of Water by James McBride

    Jim Thorpe: The Original All-American by Joseph Bruchac

    Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer

    Hot, Flat, and Crowded: Why We Need a Green Revolution—And How It Can Renew America

    by Thomas Friedman

    The Signal and the Noise : Why Most Predictions Fail – but Some Don't by Nate Silver

    Nickel and Dimed: On Getting by in America by Barbara Ehrenreich

    Glass Castles by Jeannette Walls

    I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai