Summer Reading List Grades 9-12


Author Title Genre Call No.
Achebe, Chinua Things Fall Apart Other Places, Other Times YA FICTION ACHEBE
Alvarez, Julia In The Time of the Butterflies Other Places, Other Times YA FICTION ALVAREZ
Anderson, Laurie Halse Fever, 1793 Other Places, Other Times YA ANDERSON
Anderson, Laurie Halse Wintergirls Novels YA FICTION ANDERSON
Anderson, M.T. Feed Sci-Fi/Fantasy YA FICTION ANDERSON
Bagdasarian, Adam Forgotten Fire Biography And Other True Stories YA FICTION BAGDASARIAN
Beatty, Patricia Lupita Mañana Novels YA FICTION BEATTY
Behrman, S. N. The Worcester Account Biography And Other True Stories B B421
Beltran, Irene Hernandez Across The Great River Biography And Other True Stories YA FICTION HERNANDEZ
Bishop, Elizabeth The Complete Poems, 1927-1979 Collections-Poetry/Short Stories YA 821 BISHOP
Bissinger, H.G. Friday Night Lights Sports YA 796.33 B623f
Bitton-Jackson, Livia I Have Lived a Thousand Years Biography And Other True Stories YA 940.5318 JACKSON
Blais, Madeleine In These Girls, Hope is a Muscle Sports 796.323 B635i
Bloor, Edward Tangerine Sports YA FICTION BLOOR
Bowden, Mark Black Hawk Down Action/History YA 967.73053 BOWDEN
Bradbury, Ray The Illustrated Man Sci-Fi/Fantasy YA FICTION BRADBURY
Brokaw, Tom The Greatest Generation Biography And Other True Stories YA 940.54 BROKAW
Bryson, Bill A Walk In The Woods Biography And Other True Stories YA 917.4 BRYSON
Buck, Pearl The Good Earth Other Places, Other Times CS YA FICTION BUCK
Butler, Octavia Kindred Novels YA BUTLER
Cadnum, Michael Zero At The Bone Mystery and Suspense YA FICTION CADNUM
Card, Orson Scott Ender's Game Sci-Fi/Fantasy YA FICTION CARD
Carlson, Lori Cool Salsa Collections-Poetry/Short Stories YA 821.08 C284c
Christie, Agatha And Then There Were None Mystery and Suspense YA FICTION CHRISTIE
Clark, Mary Higgins Where Are The Children? Mystery and Suspense YA FICTION CLARK
Collier, James With Every Drop Of Blood Action/History YA FICTION COLLIER
Cookman, Scott Iceblink Action/History YA 919.804 COOKMAN
Cormier, Robert Frenchtown Summer Collections-Poetry/Short Stories YA FICTION CORMIER
Cormier, Robert In The Middle of The Night Mystery and Suspense YA FICTION CORMIER
Cormier, Robert The Chocolate War Novels YA FICTION CORMIER
Crew, Linda Children of the River Novels YA FICTION CREW
Crowe, Chris Getting Away With Murder Biography And Other True Stories YA 364.1523 CROWE
Crutcher, Chris King of the Mild Frontier Biography And Other True Stories YA B C957
Cushman, Karen Catherine, Called Birdy Other Places, Other Times YA FICTION CUSHMAN
D'Ambrosio, Richard No Language But a Cry Biography And Other True Stories YA 618.9289 D156n 
Dessen, Sarah That Summer Novels YA FICTION DESSEN
Donnelly, Jennifer A Northern Light Other Places, Other Times YA FICTION DONNELLY
Dufresne, John Love Warps The Mind a Little Novels YA FICTION DUFRESNE
Duncan, Lois Who Killed My Daughter? Biography And Other True Stories YA 364.1523 D911w
Fama, Elizabeth Overboard Action/History YA FICTION FAMA
Feinstein, John The Last Amateurs Sports YA 796.323 FEINSTEI
Fleischman, Paul Bull Run Action/History YA FICTION FLEISCHMAN
Flynn, Sean 3000 Degrees Action/History 363.37 F648p
Guy, Rosa The Disappearance Mystery and Suspense YA FICTION GUY
Haddon, Mark The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Novels YA FICTION HADDON
Hart, Elva Treviño Barefoot Heart Biography And Other True Stories YA B H325
Hawk, Tony Hawk Sports YA 796.2209 H392
Heller, Joseph Catch 22 Action/History YA FICTION HELLER
Heneghan, James The Grave Other Places, Other Times YA FICTION HENEGHAN
Hersey, John Hiroshima Action/History 940.542 H 572h
Hesse, Karen Out of the Dust Other Places, Other Times JF HESSE
Hillenbrand, Laura Seabiscuit Sports 798.4 H651s
Hillerman, Tony Coyote Waits Mystery and Suspense YA FICTION HILLERMAN
Junger, Sebastien A Perfect Storm Action/History YA 974.45 JUNGER
Kidd, Sue Monk The Secret Life of Bees Novels FICTION KIDD
Kovic, Ron Born on the Fourth of July Action/History 959.70438 KOVIC
Krakauer, Jon Into Thin Air Action/History YA 796.522 KRAKAUER
Kunitz, Stanley The Collected Poems Collections-Poetry/Short Stories 821 K96
Lansing, Alfred Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage Action/History 919.804 L295e
LeGuin, Ursula K. The Left Hand of Darkness Sci-Fi/Fantasy YA FICTION LE GUIN
Lipsyte, Robert The Contender Sports YA FICTION LIPSYTE
Lord, Walter A Night to Remember Action/History YA 910.45 L867n
Lowry, Lois Gathering Blue Sci-Fi/Fantasy YA FICTION LOWRY
Lynch, Chris Iceman Action/History YA FICTION LYNCH
Mah, Adiline Yen Chinese Cinderella Biography And Other True Stories YA B MAH
Menchu, Rigoberta I, Rigoberta Menchu Biography And Other True Stories YA B M5368
Meltzer, Milton Any Book Action/History  
Moeri, Louise Forty-Third War Other Places, Other Times YA FICTION MOERI
Murphy, Jim Blizzard! Action/History YA 551.555 MURPHY
Myers, Walter Dean Hoops Sports YA FICTION MYERS
Myers, Walter Dean Monster Novels YA FICTION MYERS
Myers, Walter Dean Sunrise Over Fallujah Action/History YA FICTION MYERS
Nye, Naomi Shihab I Feel a Little Jumpy Around You Collections-Poetry/Short Stories YA 821.08 I111
Oates, Joyce Carol Big Mouth & Ugly Girl Novels YA FICTION OATES
Parker, Robert B. Looking For Rachel Wallace Mystery and Suspense YA FICTION PARKER
Paterson, Katherine Lyddie Other Places, Other Times JF PATERSON
Paulsen, Gary Guts Biography And Other True Stories YA B PAULSEN
Peck, Richard A Long Way From Chicago Other Places, Other Times YA FICTION PECK
Pelzer, Dave A Child Called It Biography And Other True Stories YA 362.76 PELZER
Plum-Ucci The Body of Christopher Creed Mystery and Suspense YA PLUM-UCCI
Poe, Edgar Allen Complete Stories and Poems Collections-Poetry/Short Stories YA 829.81 P743 1975
Remarque, Erich Maria All Quiet on the Western Front Action/History YA FICTION REMARQUE
Reynolds, Bill Fall River Dreams Sports YA 796.323 REYNOLDS
Rowling, J. K. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Sci-Fi/Fantasy JF ROWLING
Roy, Travis and E.M. Swift Eleven Seconds Sports YA 796.96209 ROY, T.
Ryan, Pamela Munoz Esperanza Rising Other Places, Other Times YA FICTION RYAN
Sebold, Alice The Lovely Bones Novels YA SEBOLD
Shaara, Michael The Killer Angels Action/History YA FICTION SHAARA
Shusterman, Neil Downsiders Sci-Fi/Fantasy YA FICTION SHUSTERMAN
Spinka, Penina Keen White Hare's Horses Other Places, Other Times J Paperback SPINKA
Stewart, Mary The Crystal Cave Sci-Fi/Fantasy YA FICTION STEWART
Stoker, Bram Dracula Sci-Fi/Fantasy YA FICTION STOKER
Tolkien, J.R.R. The Lord of the Rings Series Sci-Fi/Fantasy YA FICTION TOLKIEN
Vonnegut, Kurt Welcome to the Monkey House Collections-Poetry/Short Stories YA FICTION VONNEGUT
Wells, H.G. The Time Machine Sci-Fi/Fantasy YA FICTION WELLS
Werlin, Nancy The Killer's Cousin Mystery and Suspense YA FICTION WERLIN
Wiesel, Elie Night Other Places, Other Times YA 940.548 W651n/YA Fiction WIESEL
Yarbrough, Camille The Shimmershine Queens Novels YA FICTION YARBROUGH
Zarr, Sara Story of a Girl Novels YA FICTION ZARR