Lower Merion School District High School Summer Reading 2020

By Children's Book World

By Children's Book World

Pandora's Lab: Seven Stories of Science Gone Wrong

Paul A Offit

$26.00 $23.40

One Book; One District (Grades 9-12): The High School Science Department has selected the text for the 2020-2021 Academic Year: PANDORA'S LAB by Paul Offit. One Book; One LMSD creates a reading community through the shared experience of a single text. While this book may be referenced throughout the year, there will not be quizzes or tests.

The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates

Wes Moore

$17.00 $15.64

English 1; English 1H

The Hunger Games

Suzanne Collins

$12.99 $11.95

English 2; English 2H

1984

George Orwell

$17.00 $15.64

English 2H

The Round House

Louise Erdrich

$16.99 $15.63

English 3; English 3H

Grendel

John Gardner

$13.95 $12.83

Heroes and Monsters; Heroes and Monsters Honors

The Bean Trees

Barbara Kingsolver

$16.99 $15.63

Modern and Contemporary Literature; Modern and Contemporary Literature Honors

The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother (Anniversary)

James McBride

$16.00 $14.72

Reading and Writing Non- Fiction; Reading and Writing Non- Fiction Honors

My Losing Season: A Memoir

Pat Conroy

$18.00 $16.56

Sport in Literature and Nonfiction; Sport in Literature and Nonfiction Honors

Black Enough: Stories of Being Young & Black in America

Nic Stone, Tracey Baptiste, et al.

$10.99 $10.11

Voices in African-American Literature; Voices in African-American Literature Honors

Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption

Bryan Stevenson

$17.00 $15.64

AP Language

Dubliners

James Joyce

$11.00 $10.12

AP Literature; Note: THE DEAD is one of the stories included in this book of short stories.

Song of Solomon

Toni Morrison

$16.00 $14.72

AP Literature

Atonement

Ian McEwan

$16.95 $15.59

AP Literature

The Grapes of Wrath

John Steinbeck

$18.00 $16.56

IB Literature Part 1

The Metamorphosis

Franz Kafka

$5.95 $5.47

IB Literature Part 1; IB Literature Part 2

The Tragedy of Hamlet: Prince of Denmark

William Shakespeare

$9.95 $9.15

IB Literature Part 2

The Joy Luck Club

Amy Tan

$16.00 $14.72

IB English B HL 1 and 2

Five Feet Apart

Rachael Lippincott

$18.99 $17.47

Recommendation from the High School Librarians Young Adult Fiction Top Ten Picks

Heroine

Mindy McGinnis

$11.99 $11.03

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Dig

A. S. King

$12.99 $11.95

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The End and Other Beginnings: Stories from the Future

Veronica Roth

$18.98 $17.46

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Thirteen Doorways, Wolves Behind Them All

Laura Ruby

$17.99 $16.55

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Patron Saints of Nothing

Randy Ribay

$10.99 $10.11

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The Nickel Boys

Colson Whitehead

$15.95 $14.67

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When Dimple Met Rishi

Sandhya Menon

$12.99 $11.95

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The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes (a Hunger Games Novel)

Suzanne Collins

$27.99 $25.19

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The Memory Police

Yoko Ogawa

$25.95 $23.36

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