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Summer Reading List

PHS English Summer Reading List

 

AP Literature 

Read both:

  • Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë

  • How to Read Poetry Like a Professor 

12th grade English 

Choose 1:

  • Paper Towns by John Greene

  • Circe by Madeline Miller

  • Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

AP Language and Composition 

Read both:

  • Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell

  • The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Sloot

11th grade English

Choose 1:

  • Into the Wild by Jon Krakeaur 

  • My Side of the Mountain by Jean Craig George

Advance 10th grade English

Read both:

  • The Education of Little Tree by Forrest Carter

  • How to Read Literature Like a Professor by Thomas C. Foster

10th grade English 

Choose 1:

  • The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson

  • The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde

Advance 9th grade English

Read two of the following:

  • The Fault in Our Stars by John Greene

  • Animal Farm by George Orwell

  • Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson

9th grade English 

Choose one of the following:

  • The Fault in Our Stars by John Greene

  • Animal Farm by George Orwell

  • Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson