Freshman Honors English Summer Reading

Incoming Honors English 9 must read TWO of the books shown below. A written response and/or discussions will be used to assess reading the first week school resumes in August.

Where to get the book? You may borrow it from your local library or purchase it yourself.
Check Lansing Library and place a hold for a title here.


American Street by Ibi Zoboi
Anne Frank’s Diary: The Graphic Adaptation by Ari Folman
Becoming by Michelle Obama
Boots on the Ground by Elizabeth Partridge
The Cheerleaders by Kara Thomas
Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi
Darius the Great is Not Okay by Adib Khorram
Dear Evan Hansen by Val Emmich
Dreamland Burning by Jennifer Latham
Dry by Neal Shusterman
Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover
Girl in Pieces by Kathleen Glasgow
Hey, Kiddo by Jarrett Krosoczka
I have Lost My Way by Gayle Forman
Leah on the Offbeat by Becky Albertalli
Love, Hate & Other Filters by Samira Ahmed
Neanderthal Opens the Door to the Universe by Preston Norton
On the Come Up by Angie Thomas
Piecing Me Together by Renee Watson
The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo
Refugee by Alan Gratz
Sadie by Courtney Summers
Unearthed by Amie Kaufman and Megan Spooner
We Regret to Inform You by Ariel Kaplan
What if it’s Us by Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera