SHS Summer Reading Book List 2016  


Prior to the first day of school, all students entering grades 9 through 12 are to select and read one book from the list provided.  Please note that Honors and AP students have different summer reading requirements.

Suggested Summer Reading Titles Grades 9-12 
The Book Thief  by Marcus Zusak
How to Read Literature Like a Professor by Thomas Foster
Life is So Good by George Dawson
The Man Without a Face by Isabelle Holland and Asabelle Holland
The Maze Runner by James Dashner
The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teens by Sean Covey 
Outliers:  The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell 
I Love To Read
Honors and AP Selections
Honors Grade 9 
Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer
Honors Grade 10
The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane
Honors Grade 11
A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway
Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou 

AP English 
As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner
The Awakening by Kate Chopin
Long Day's Journey into the Night by Eugene O'Neill 
Passing My Summer Reading Test With Flying Colors!

Today a reader, tomorrow a leader.

- W. Fusselman


Updated  6/03/16 – J. Ambs