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2022 Summer Reading

Every GLCPS student in grades 5-12 is required to read at least ONE (1) book over Summer vacation. Students are expected to select any book they are interested in and would like to discuss upon returning to school in August. GLCPS students will complete an acvitivity for the ELA class based on th book they have chosen, so pick something you think you will like! The ELA Department has compiled a list of books recommended by many staff members for students who may want some guidance in choosing an appropriate book. Click any title to see a synopsis of the book. 
Mrs. Wade's Picks   
 
The Lemonade War by Jacqueline Davies
Isaiah Dunn is My Hero by Kelly J. Baptist
 
Ms. Sinnott's Picks
 
Wonder by R.J. Palacio
Restart by Gordon Korman
 
Mrs. Chouinard's Picks
 
Becoming Naomi Leon by Pam Munoz Ryan
Bud, Not Buddy  by Christopher Paul Curtis
Freak the Mighty by Rodman Philbrick
 
Ms. Parker's Picks
 
Just Mercy (adapted for YA)by Bryan Stevenson
The Inheritance Games by Jennifer Lynn Barnes
 
Ms. Pelletier's Picks
 
Looking for Alaska by John Green
Anxious People by Frederick Backman
Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
 
Ms. Gonsalves' Picks
 
A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness
The Supernaturalist by Eoin Colfer
 
Ms. Ross' Pick
 
Ghost by Jason Reynolds
 
Mr. Lynch's Pick
 
Legend by Marie Lu