STC School Reading

STC Middle School and High School

Summer Reading Books

Guides to the Books by Library Staff

Are you trying to decide what title to read this summer for your required summer reading assignment? We are here to help, your friendly library staff  have completed book reviews to help you select something just right. Select the highlighted PDF or Video link  to view summary and availability. For full details on requirements and assignments visit the school website http://www.stcschools.com/ 

5th Grade Selections

The Tail of Emily Windsnap by Liz Kessler  PDF
Slacker by Gordon Korman PDF
Number the Stars by Lois Lowry PDF
Field Tripped by Allen Woodrow PDF
Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O’Dell PDF
Chomp by Karl Hiassen PDF
Among The Hidden by Margaret Peterson-Haddix PDF  |  Video
Freedom Crossing by Margaret Goff Clark PDF
Amulet Book #1 The Stone Keeper by Kazu Kabuishi PDF
The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster PDF

6th Grade Selections

Abduction by Rep Kehret PDF
Anything but Typical by Nora Raleigh Baskin PDF
Take Me to the River by Will Hobbs PDF
So B. It by Sarah Weeks PDF  |  Video
Sasquatch by Roland Smith PDF
The Killing Sea by Richard Lewis PDF
Flush by Carl Hiassen PDF
The Art of Keeping Cool by Janet Taylor Lisle PDF
The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman PDF
Athlete vs. Mathlete by W.C. Mack PDF  |  Video

7th Grade Selections

Perfect by Natasha Friend PDF
Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis PDF  |  Video
Words in the Dust by Trent Reedy PDF
Peak by Roland Smith PDF
A Single Shard by Linda Sue Park PDF
Gossamer by Lois Lowry PDF
Out of the Dust by Karen Hesse PDF
The House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer PDF
The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate PDF
Red Kayak by Priscilla Cummings PDF

8th Grade Selections

I am Malala by Malala Yousafzai PDF
Posted by John David Anderson PDF
The Lightning Thief: Percy Jackson by Rick Riordan PDF
Freedom Walkers: The Story of the Montgomery Bus Boycott by Russell Freedman PDF
Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard PDF  |  Video
Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetter PDF
The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane PDF
Roll of the Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D. Taylor PDF
Night by Elie Wiesel PDF  |  Video

9th Grade Selections

English I & Advanced English I
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie PDF  |  Video

10th Grade Selections

English II and Advanced English II
Unbroken by Laura Hillenband PDF  |  Video

11th Grade Selections

English III and Advanced American Literature
Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom PDF  |  Video

12th Grade Selections

A.P. ENGLISH LITERATURE & COMPOSITION
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte PDF

ADVANCED ENGLISH LITERATURE
Cry, the Beloved Country by Alan Paton PDF
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte PDF
The Picture of Dorian Gray Gray by Oscar Wilde PDF
Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier PDF
A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens PDF
1984 by George Orwell PDF