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DYRHS Summer Reading Selections

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  • 1. Summer Reading Categories Books that will make you happy (Great Works of Modern Fiction) *Where the Heart is by Billie Letts *The Miracle Life of Edgar Mint by Brady Udall *The Devil and Ms. Prym by Paulo Coelho These Books Have Pictures (Graphic Novels) *Watchmen by Alan Moore. Illustrated by Dave Gibbons (M, V, L) *Cairo by G. Willow Wilson. Illustrated by M.K. Perker. (M) *The Dark Tower by Stephen King adapted by Peter David and Robin Furth. Illustrated by Jae Lee *Demo by Brian Wood. Illustrated by Becky Cloonan (M, V, S, L) *American-Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang. *Sentences-The Life of M.F. Grimm by Percy Carey. Illustrated by Ronald Wimberly (M, V, L) *The Golem’s Mighty Swing by James Sturm *Creature Tech by Doug TenNapel *Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi *The Umbrella Academy by Gerard Way. Illustrated by Gabriel Ba. Whodunnit? (Mysteries and Mysterious Events) *Snow Falling on Cedars by David Guterson (S, L) And you thought your family was dysfunctional (Fiction and Memoirs) *The Glass Castle by Jeannette Wells (M) *We were the Mulvaneys by Joyce Carol Oates (M, S, V) *A Child Called It by Dave Pelzer (M, V) Books that rock Ms. McCauley's Socks (Books That Will Change Your Life) *Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer *The Kiterunner by Khaled Hosseini (M, V) *My Sister's Keeper by Jodi Picoult *Five Smooth Stones by Ann Fairbairn *Of Love and Other Demons by Gabriel Garcia Marquez *Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut (V) Stranger than Fiction
  • 2. (Non-Fiction) *Ordinary Men by Christopher Browning (M, L, V) *In Cold Blood by Truman Capote (M, L, V) *Devil in the White City by Erik Larson *Guns, Germs, and Steel by Jared Diamond Big Brother is Watching You (Futuristic Dystopias) *Unwind by Neal Shusterman *Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury *Little Brother by Cory Doctorow (S, L) I LOVE ROBOTS (Science Fiction) *Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card *The Illustrated Man by Ray Bradbury Talkin' 'Bout My Generation (Fiction and Non-Fiction About Young Adults) *Smashed-Story of a Drunken Girlhood by Koren Zailckas (M) *On the Road by Jack Kerouac (M, L) *Killing Yourself to Live by Chuck Klosterman (M, L) *The Book of Everything by Guus Kuijer *The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky (M, S, L) *Stuck in Neutral by Terry Trueman *She's Come Undone by Wally Lamb (M, S, L) *Dreamland by Sarah Dessen (V) Every Little Thing She Does is Magic (Fantasy and the Supernatural) *The Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis *The Twilight Series by Stephanie Meyer (V, S) *A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray *Utten and Plumley by Reade Whinnem *Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkein *The Book of Lost Things by John Connolly M=Mature Themes S=Sexuality V=Violence L=Language