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Summer Reading 2018: List B - Perspectives from American Authors

Summer reading information and booklists for students in grades 6-11 in Fall, 2018.

List B - Perspectives from American Authors

Autoboyography [Contemporary romances; LGBTQIA romances]

The Courage of Their Convictions [Civil rights cases; Legal writing]

Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things [Nature Writing]

Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything  [Business and economics]

The Hate U Give [African American fiction; First person narratives; Realistic fiction]

The Hazel Wood [Fantasy fiction]

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings [Autobiographies and memoirs; Life stories]

Mary's Monster:  Love, Madness, and How Mary Shelley Created Frankenstein [Biographies; First-person narratives; Novels in verse]

My Ántonia [Coming-of-age stories; First person narratives; Historical fiction]

The Nerdy and the Dirty [Contemporary romances; First person narratives; Multiple perspectives]

The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals [Food writing]

The Poet X [Coming-of-age stories; Novels in verse; Realistic fiction]

The Road [Apocalyptic fiction; Books to movies]

Starfish [Realistic fiction]

Truly Devious [Mysteries]

Autoboyography

The Courage of Their Convictions: Sixteen Americans Who Fought Their Way to the Supreme Court

Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things

Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything

The Hate U Give

The Hazel Wood

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

Mary's Monster: Love, Madness, and how Mary Shelley Created Frankenstein,

My Ántonia

The Nerdy and the Dirty

The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals

The Poet X

The Road

Starfish

Truly Devious

         

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