High School Summer Reading 2021

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High School Summer Reading 2021

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Summer Reading List Grades 9 & 10

Salt to the sea : a novel by Sepetys, Ruta
Hidden figures : the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race by Shetterly, Margot Lee
Lu by Reynolds, Jason
Dread nation by Ireland, Justina.
Patina by Reynolds, Jason
Sunny by Reynolds, Jason
The boys who challenged Hitler : Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club by Hoose, Phillip M.
21 by Santiago, Wilfred
The beak of the finch : a story of evolution in our time by Weiner, Jonathan.
Fever, 1793 by Anderson, Laurie Halse.
Game changer by Greenwald, Tom
The Martian chronicles by Bradbury, Ray
My Ántonia by Cather, Willa
Red scarf girl : a memoir of the Cultural Revolution by Jiang, Ji-li.
The Summer of Jordi Perez (and the Best Burger in Los Angeles) by Spalding, Amy
Undefeated : Jim Thorpe and the Carlisle Indian School football team by Sheinkin, Steve
A universe of wishes : a We Need Diverse Books anthology by Clayton, Dhonielle (EDT)

Summer Reading List Grades 11 & 12

How to read literature like a professor : a lively and entertaining guide to reading between the lines by Foster, Thomas C.
Dead wake : the last crossing of the Lusitania by Larson, Erik
The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks by Skloot, Rebecca
The color of law : a forgotten history of how our government segregated America by Rothstein, Richard
The code breaker : Jennifer Doudna, gene editing, and the future of the human race by Isaacson, Walter
Remote control by Okorafor, Nnedi
Between the world and me by Coates, Ta-Nehisi
The boys in the boat : Nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Brown, Daniel
I never had it made : an autobiography by Robinson, Jackie
The last lecture by Pausch, Randy
The assist : hoops, hope, and the game of their lives by Swidey, Neil.
Dust Bowl Girls: The Inspiring Story of the Team That Barnstormed Its Way to Basketball Glory by Reeder, Lydia
The Joy Luck Club by Tan, Amy.
Lost Discoveries: The Ancient Roots of Modern Science--From the Babylonians to the Maya by Teresi, Dick
The Story of America: Essays on Origins by Lepore, Jill
Things fall apart by Achebe, Chinua.
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