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Summer Reading

IMPORTANT CHANGE TO SFPL SUMMER READING PROGRAM

To participate in summer reading, each person MUST register at a branch of the public library, such as Ortega. THE ONLINE PROGRAM IS NOT AVAILABLE this year.  Your reading record must be done on the reading program card/ game board which you receive when you register.

REQUIRED HIGH SCHOOL SUMMER READING

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SOME SUGGESTED TITLES

 

 

Tuesdays at the Castle, Jessica Day George

Wild Wings, Gill Lewis and Yuta Onada

Wonder, R.J. Palacio.

Bluefish, Pat Schmatz

Chained, Lynne Kelly

The False Prince, Jennifer A. Nielsen

Daughter of Smoke and Bone, Laini Taylor

The Fault in Our Stars, John Green.

Legend, Marie Lu

 

Miss peregrine’s home for peculiar children, Ransom Riggs

Hate list, Jennifer Brown

Schooled,  Gordon Korman

Stolen, Lucy Christopher

Accomplice, Eireann Corrigan

The peculiar, Stefan Bachman

Realilty check, Peter Abrahams

Paper towns- John Green

 

Sherlock Holmes series by Andrew Lane

Maze Runner Trilogy by James Dashner

The School for good and evil (#1&2) by Soman Chainani

Hunger Games Trilogy by Suzanne Collins

Ruby Red Trilogy by Kerstin Gier

Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstein

 

 

Mountain Brook Schools Reading Lists K-12
http://www.mtnbrook.k12.al.us/read/

Wayland, MA Summer Reading List
http://www.wayland.k12.ma.us/lib_media/elemsumread.html

Greenwich Country Day School (CT) Reading Lists
Upper - http://www.greenwichcds.org/library/us-reading.asp
Middle -http://www.greenwichcds.org/library/ms-reading.asp
Lower - http://www.greenwichcds.org/library/ls-reading.asp

Boulder (CO) Public Library Booklists by Topic http://www.boulder.lib.co.us/youth/booklists/

SUMMER READING LIST SUGGESTIONS


All Kinds of Reading Lists from the University of Calgary in Canada
http://www.acs.ucalgary.ca/~dkbrown/lists.html

Newbery Award Winners 1922 - present from the American Library Association
http://www.ala.org/ala/alsc/awardsscholarships/literaryawds/newberymedal/newberywinners/medalwinners.htm

Book Lists from the Boston Public Library
http://www.bpl.org/kids/booksmags.htm
http://www.bpl.org/kids/summerlists/index.htm

Also, Boston Public Schools summer book list

Book Lists from the New York Public Library (plus other activities for kids)
http://kids.nypl.org/reading/index.cfm

New York State Summer Reading Program -- Books: A Treasure
http://www.summerreadingnys.org

Book Talks by Nancy Keane from Rundlett Middle School, Concord, NH
http://nancykeane.com/booktalks/

Houston Area Independent Schools Library Network - Reading Resources
http://www.haisln.org/ReadingLists.htm

ALA Summer Reading - for children and families
http://www.ala.org/ala/alsc/alscresources/summerreading/recsummerreading/recommendedreading.htm

Reading Lists from the Vermont Educational Media Association and VT-NEA
http://www.vtnea.org/vtnea15.htm

KidsReads Reading Lists - Classics and New Favs
http://www.kidsreads.com/lists/reading-lists.asp

Menasha, Wisconsin - Book Links for Young Adults
http://www.menashalibrary.org/youth/yaindex.html

Children's Authors on the Internet - visit their websites and learn more
http://www.acs.ucalgary.ca/~dkbrown/authors.html

The Horn Book Reading Suggestions
http://www.hbook.com/booklists/default.asp

Reading Rainbow book lists - http://gpn.unl.edu/rainbow/booklist/booklist.asp

Summer Favorites (K-12) from the National Endowment for the Humanities
http://www.neh.gov/projects/summertimefavorites.html

Suggested Summer Reading - from the Palo Alto, CA Middle Schools Library
http://staff.pausd.org/%7Emiddlelibrary/summerreading.html

One Hundred Favorite Picture Books from various libraries
Morrison-Reeves Library - http://www.mrl.lib.in.us/100picture.html
Stockton Public Library - http://www.stockton.lib.ca.us/pictbook.htm

Manitowac Public Library - http://www.manitowoc.lib.wi.us/kids/100picturebooks.htm
NY Public Library - http://kids.nypl.org/reading/recommended2.cfm?ListID=61

Stern Center from NYPL- http://www.sterncenter.org/100_great_picture_books.htm
Ferguson Library -
http://www.fergusonlibrary.org/youth_link/kidol/booklists/booklists.htm


Reading Lists from a Variety of Public and Private Schools

Mountain Brook Schools Reading Lists K-12
http://www.mtnbrook.k12.al.us/read/

Wayland, MA Summer Reading List
http://www.wayland.k12.ma.us/lib_media/elemsumread.html

Boulder (CO) Public Library Booklists by Topic
http://www.boulder.lib.co.us/youth/booklists/