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Summer Assignment

6th/6eme: Watsons Go to Birmingham by Christopher Paul Curtis
+ recommendation to start reading Glory Be by Augusta Scattergood
7th/5eme: The Giver by Lois Lowry (hard copy only- no Kindle version)
8th/4eme:  The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton (hard copy only- no Kindle version)
9th/ 3eme: One book from the following lists

List A: (Read letter explaining choices)

Speak, Laurie Halse Anderson (YA) (F)
Night, Elie Wiesel (Holocaust memoir) (M)
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou – memoir (F)
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, Mark Haddon (M)
Of Mice and Men, John Steinbeck (M)
The Pearl, John Steinbeck (M)
Eleanor & Park (YA) (M and F)
Mona in the Promised Land, Gish Gen (F)
A Soldier’s Daughter Never Cries, Kaylie Jones (F)
A Long Way From Verona, Jane Gardam (F)
Parrot in the Oven, Victor Martinez (YA) (M)
Feed, M.T. Anderson – science fiction (YA) (M and F)
Dune, Frank Herbert –science fiction (M)
Wicked, Gregory Maguire (fantasy/historical allegory) (F)
A Patch of Blue, Elizabeth Kata (M and F)
The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation, Part I: The Pox Party, M.T. Anderson
(note: you do NOT need to get the second book, Part II, but you may want to read it on your own.) (M)
OR List B –(Read letter explaining choices)
Great Expectations, Charles Dickens (M)
Oliver Twist, Charles Dickens (M and F)
Wuthering Heights, Emily Bronte (M and F)
Jane Eyre, Charlotte Bronte (F)
Emma, Jane Austen (F)
Mansfield Park, Jane Austen (F)
Brave New World, Aldous Huxley (M and F) science fiction
1984, George Orwell (M) science fiction
Black Swan Green, David Mitchell (M)
White Teeth, Zadie Smith
The Goldfinch, Donna Tartt (M)
The Luminaries, Eleanor Catton (M and F)

10th/2nde: Lord of the Flies by William Golding
11th Reg/OIB: Chronicle of a Death Foretold by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
12th Reg:  The Circle by Dave Eggers
12th OIB:  Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys




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    • 06/29 Summer Camp Begin 12:00 AM to 11:59 PM
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