Summer Reading 2017


2017 Summer Reading Letter for all levels and courses

English I

Ender's Game
Orson Scott Card 
Ann Patchett

English I Accelerated

The Power of One
Bryce Courtenay
True Grit
Charles Portis 

American Literature

Death of a Salesman
Arthur Miller

American Literature Honors

 Steve Jobs
Walter Isaacson

U. S. History

The Things They Carried
Tim O'Brien

A.P. U. S. History


America, 1908
Jim Rasenberger

Junior English Electives

The Lock Artist
Steve Hamilton

A.P. Literature

George Orwell
The Memory Keeper's Daughter
Kim Edward
Await Your Reply
Dan Chaon

World History and A.P. World History

A History of the World in 6 Glasses
Tom Standage

Senior English Electives

All seniors are required to complete the Senior College Essay for the first day of class. More information can be found here.

Before the Fall
Noah Hawley

A.P. Language

The Grapes of Wrath
John Steinbeck
Malcolm Gladwell
The Color of Water
James McBride

The Immortal Life
of Henrietta Lax
Rebecca Skloot
The Professor and the Madman
Simon Winchester
All students will read 
The Grapes of Wrath.
Read one of the four.