Read Today: High School Students

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April 2015:
The Gigantic Beard That Was Evil by Stephen Collins

March 2015:
The Impossible Knife of Memory by Laurie Halse Anderson

February 2015:
Love and Other Foreign Words by Erin McCahan

January 2015:
Ideas That Changed the World by Julie Ferris, Mike Goldsmith, Ian Graham, Sally MacGill, Andrea Mills, Isabel Thomas and Matt Turner

December 2014:
Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card

November 2014: Possessing Jessie by Nancy Springer

October 2014: How The Croaked: The Awful Ends of the Awfully Famous by Georgia Bragg

September 2014:
Dumbest Idea Ever by Jimmy Gownley

July 2014 – Part 2: Out of my Mind by Sharon Draper

July 2014 – Part 1: Hollow City: The Second Novel of Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

June 2014 – Part 2: Volunteering: A How-to Guide by Audrey Borus

June 2014 – Part 1: Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life by Barbara Kingsolver

May 2014: A Certain October by Angela Johnson

April 2014: Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

March 2014: Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

February 2014: Grace, Gold & Glory: My Leap of Faith by Gabrielle Douglas with Michael Burford

January 2014: Legend by Marie Lu

December 2013: The Brides of Rollrock Island by Margo Lanagan

November 2013: In the Age of Love and Chocolate by Gabrielle Zevin

October 2013: Paper Valentine by Brenna Yovanoff

September 2013: Romiette and Julio by Sharon M. Draper

August 2013: Period 8 by Chris Crutcher

July 26, 2013: Take a Bow by Elizabeth Eulberg

July 12, 2013: Batboy by Mike Lupica

July 2013: The Sons of Liberty, by Alexander Lagos and Joseph Lagos

June 2013: Steal Like An Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative by Austin Kleon

May 2013: Shift by Jennifer Bradbury

April 2013: A Corner of White by Jaclyn Moriarty

March 2013: Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein

February 2013: No Crystal Stair by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson

January 2013: Seraphina by Rachel Hartman

November 2012: How to Build a House by Dana Reinhardt

October 2012: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

Back to School 2012:What Color is Your Parachute? For Teens by Carol Christen and Richard N. Bolles

July 2012 (Part 3):The Cardturner by Louis Sachar

July 2012 (Part 2):Beauty Queens by Libba Bray

July 2012: The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

June 2012: The Martian Chronicles: The Authorized Adaptation by Ray Bradbury

May 2012:  Hex Hall by Rachel Hawkins

April 2012:  Death by Latte by Linda Geber

March 2012: The Social Network (movie adapted from screenplay)

February 2012: Copper Sky by Sharon Draper

January 2012: Slamdunk by Takehiko Inoue

December 2011: Twilight: The Graphic Novel by Stephenie Meyer

November 2011: The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness

October 2011Possessing Jessie by Nancy Springer

September 2011Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John Green & David Levithan

Summer Reading 9Divergent by Veronica Roth

Summer Reading 8:  Sleeping Freshmen Never Lie by Dave Lubar

Summer Reading 7:  Amiri & Odette – by Walter Dean Myers

Summer Reading 6:  Dirty Little Secrets by C.J. Omolu

Summer Reading 5:  Ella Minnow Pea by Mark Dunn

Summer Reading 4:  My World, My Story by various authors

Summer Reading 3:  Things Not Seen by Andrew Clements

Summer Reading 2:  Purple Heart by Patricia McCormick

Summer Reading 2011:  Kick by Walter Dean Myers and Ross Workman

May:  Rosebush by Michele Jaffe

April:  Jane by April Lindner

March:  Delirium by Lauren Oliver

February:  The Knife Of Letting Go by Patrick Ness

January: Numbers by Rachel Ward

December 2010: The Book of Dead Days by Marcus Sedgwick

November 2010:  Real Food, Real Fast by Sam Stern

October 2010:  Fat Vampire by Adam Rex

September 2010: Struts and Frets by Jon Knovron

Summer Reading 4: Viola in Real Life by Adriana Trigiani

Summer Reading 3: Peace, Love And Baby Ducks by Lauren Myracle

Summer Reading 2:  The Last Apprentice by Josephy Delaney

Summer Reading 2010: The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants by Ann Brashares

June 2010: Along for The Ride by Sarah Dessen

May 2010:  If I Stay by Gayle Forman

April 2010:  Radiant Darkness by Emily Whitman

March 2010:  Wicked Lovely by Melissa Marr

February 2010:  Who Am I Without Him? by Sharon Flake

January 2010:  My Most Excellent Year by Steve Kluger provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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