Summer Reading

RCSD will not have a required Summer Reading this summer due to the COVID-19 challenges everyone has encountered.  The RCSD Secondary Curriculum Department STRONGLY encourages ALL Middle School students to continue reading during the months of June and July. 

TITLE AUTHOR

 Brown Girl Dreaming

Jacqueline Woodson

I Am Malala (Young Reader’s Edition)

Malala Yousafzai

An Ember in the Ashes

Sabaa Tahir
Alice in Wonderland Lewis Carroll
The Boys Who Challenged Hitler Philip M. Hoose

Drums, Girls, and Dangerous Pie

Jordan Sonnenblick
Gathering Blue Lois Lowry

Wonder 

R.J. Palacio

The Hunger Games

Suzanne Collins

The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes

Suzanne Collins

A Snicker of Magic

Natalie Loyd

Milkweed

Jerry Spinelli
Artemis Fowl Eoin Colfer
The Maze of Bones Rick Riordan
I Funny: A Middle School Story James Patterson

QB1

Mike Lupica
Story of Thieves James Riley
Restart Gordon Korman

The Thing About Jellyfish

Ali Benjamin
The Fill In Boyfriend Kasie West
The Selection Kiera Cass
The Crossover Kwame Alexander

Legend

Marie Lu
Cinder Marissa Meyer
If You’re Reading This Trent Reedy
Unstoppable Tim Green
Ender’s Game  Orson Scott Card
Some Place More Than Others  Renee Watson
The Girl in the Blue Coat  Monica Hesse

The Looking Glass Wars 

Frank Beddor
Double Identity  Margaret Peterson Haddix

The Red Badge of Courage 

Stephen Crane
Soldier's Heart  Gary Paulsen