My Summer Reading List

This is the list of books I hope to read this summer. You can read along if you like, I won’t be reading in any special order. I will try to review but my access to the internet this summer will be even more limited.

*“Alex Rider: Storm Breaker” by Anthony Harowitz, (B&N paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle)

*“The Angel Experiment” by James Patterson, (B&N paperback and Nook, Amazon Paperback and Kindle)

*“Anne of Green Gables” by L.M. Montgomery (B&N paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle); compare with “Little Women”, “Peter Pan”, and “Secret Garden

*“Artemis Fowl” by Eoin Colfer (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle)

*“A Walk Across America” by Peter Jenkins (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and hardcover)

*“Chains” by Laurie Halse Anderson (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback)

*“The Diary of Anne Frank” by Anne Frank (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle)

*“Dr. Tom Dooley: My Story” by Tom Dooley (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback)

*“Ender’s Game” by Orson Scott Card (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle)

*“Flowers for Algernon” by Daniel Keyes (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle)

*“Found” by Margaret Peterson Haddix (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle)

*“Gone with the Wind” by Margaret Mitchell (B&N hardcover and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle)

*“Grapes of Wrath” by John Steinbeck (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle)

*“The Hunger Games” by Suzanne Collins (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle)

*“Into the Wild” by Erin Hunter (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle)

*“I, Robot” by Isaac Asimov (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle)

*“I, Robot” by Cory Doctorow (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle)

*“The Ingathering “ by Zenna Henderson (B&N Hardcover, Amazon hardcover)

*“Jane Eyre” by Charlotte Bronte (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle)

*“The Jungle Book” by Upton Sinclair (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle)

*“Little Women” by Louisa May Alcott (B&N paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle) compare with “Anne of Green Gables”, “Peter Pan”, and “Secret Garden

*“The Man in the Iron Mask”, by Alexandre Dumas (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle)

*“Mrs. Mike” by Benedict Freedmen (B&N Paperback, Amazon paperback)

*“Magyk” by Angie Sage (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle)

*Narnia by C.S. Lewis (B&N Paperback, Amazon paperback)

*“Peter Pan” by J.M. Barrie (B&N hardcover and Nook, Amazon hardcover) compare with “Anne of Green Gables”, “Little Women”, and “Secret Garden”

*“Pride and Prejudice” by Jane Austin (B&N Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle)

*“Saving Juliet” by Suzanne Selfors (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle)

*“The Secret Garden” by Francis Hodgson Burnett (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle) compare with “Anne of Green Gables”, “Little Women”, and “Peter Pan”

*“Tale of Two Cities” by Charles Dickens (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle)

*“Tomorrow When the War Began” by John Marsden (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle)

*“Wuthering Heights” by Emily Bronte (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle)

 

Short stories:  A Gravestone Made of Wheat  http://www.google.com/search?q=gravestone+made+of+wheat&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a

A Pail of Air: http://www.baenebooks.com/chapters/0743498747/0743498747___6.htm

 

Books with suggested extended reading:

*“Alice and Wonderland” by Lewis Carroll (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle) and/or “Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy” by Douglas Adams (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon hardcover and Kindle)

*“The Clone Codes” by The McKissacks (B&N Paperback, Amazon paperback)

*“Frankenstein” by Mary Shelley (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle) and/or “Adventures of Sherlock Holmes” by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle) (more extended reading “Dracula” by Bram Stoker (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle))

*“The Time Machine” by H.G. Wells (B&N Paperback and Nook, Amazon paperback and Kindle) compare with “Time Rider’s” (Read February 2012)

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