Everett Public Schools 2017 Summer Reading Adventure

Elementary School

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2017 Summer Reading Adventure Brochures:

For students entering:

Middle School

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Click here for the 2017 Middle School Summer Reading Adventure Brochure.

The links below take you to the Everett Public Library Catalog list of books for students entering:
  • 6th Grade: Wonder by R.J. Palacio
  • 7th Grade: Choose one - 
     • The Boys in the Boat: Young Readers’ Edition by Daniel James Brown
     • Bystander by James Preller
     • Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles #1) by Marissa Meyer
     • The Honest Truth by Dan Gemeinhart
     • The Running Dream by Wendelin Van Draanen
     • Schooled by Gordon Korman
     • We Beat the Street: How a Friendship Pact Led to Success by Sampson Davis, George Jenkins, Sharon M. Draper and Rameck Hunt
  • 8th Grade: Choose one - 
     • Counting by 7s by Holly Goldberg Sloan
     • The Crossover by Kwame Alexander
     • I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban by Malala Yousafzai and Christina Lamb
     • Legend (Legend trilogy book#1) by Marie Lu
     • March (March trilogy book #1) by John Robert Lewis, Andrew Aydin and Nate Powell
     • The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights by Steve Sheinkin
     • We Are All Made of Molecules by Susin Nielsen

High School

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Cascade High

Click here for the 2017 Reading Adventure Brochure for Cascade High.

The links below take you to the Everett Public Library Catalog list of books for students entering:

Everett High

Click here for the 2017 Summer Reading Adventure brochure for Everett High.

The links below take you to the Everett Public Library Catalog list of books for students entering:

Jackson High

Click here for the 2017 Summer Reading Adventure brochure for Jackson High.

The links below take you to the Everett Public Library Catalog list of books for students entering:
  • English I: Choose one -
     • Absolutely True Diary of a Part Time Indian by Sherman Alexie (2007)
     • Great Expectations by Charles Dickens (1861)
     • Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys (2011)
     • Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell (2013)
     • The Reluctant Journal of Henry K. Larsen by Susin Nielsen Fernlund (2012)
     • Ready Player One by Ernest Cline (2011)
  • English I Honors: One from English I and the following:
     • Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury (1953)
     • The Murderer (short story) by Ray Bradbury (1954)
  • English II: Choose one -
     • Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi (2003)
     • The Alchemist by Paulo Coehlo (1994)
     • A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini (2007)
     • In the Time of Butterflies by Julia Alvarez (1994)
     • The Boys from Little Mexico by Steve Wilson (2010)
     • The Other Wes Moore by Wes Moore (2010)
     • Angela’s Ashes: A Memoir by Frank McCourt (1998)
  • English II Honors: Select one from the English II list, and
     • A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini (2007)
  • English III: Choose one -
     • Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, a Young Man, and a Life’s Lesson by Mitch Albom (1999)
     • Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Olympics by Daniel Brown (2013)
     • Fast Food Nation by Eric Schlosser (2001)
     • Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls (2005)
     • Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan (1989)
     • Nickel and Dimed by Barbara Ehrenreich (2001)
     • The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother by James McBride (2006)
     • Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain (1884)
  • English III Honors: Choose one -
     • Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Olympics by Daniel Brown (2013)
     • Beloved by Toni Morrison (1998)
  • English IV, UW English, UW English Humanities, AP Language: Choose one -
     • Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison (1977)
     • All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr (2014)
     • Animal Dreams by Barbara Kingsolver (1990)
     • Songs of Willow Frost by Jamie Ford (2013)
     • The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot (2010)
     • Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster by Jon Krakauer (1998)
     • Dracula by Bram Stoker (1897)
  • AP Capstone - Check the JHS website for your AP Capstone teacher's webpage.