Summer Reading

This is for the the 2017-2018 school year.

English Honors Summer Reading

Students enrolled in these classes are expected to read the selected books prior to the first day of class. The requirement includes both fiction and non-fiction.

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English CP Summer Reading

Students not in Honors classes are encouraged to read at least one of the South Carolina Young Adult Book Award Nominees from the 2017-2018 list found here.

See the list here.

*Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon cannot be read for summer reading due to the movie being released.

English 2 Honors

Fiction -

Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury ***

Non-Fiction - (Choose 1)

The Other Wes Moore by Wes Moore ***

The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls ***

English 3 Honors

Fiction -

A Farewell To Arms by Ernest Hemingway ***

Non-Fiction -

In Cold Blood by Truman Capote ***

English 4 Honors/Pre AP

Fiction - (Read Both)

The Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy

Non-Fiction -

On Writing by Stephen King

English 5 Honors Advanced Composition

Fiction -

Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Non-Fiction -

The Bookseller of Kabul by Asne Seierstad

English AP Literature

Fiction - (Read Both)

Tess of the d'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy ***

Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston ***

Non-Fiction -

How to Read Literature Like a Professor by Thomas Foster

*** There are several copies of these selections that may be checked out prior to the end of the 2016-2017 school year. Please see Mr. Colagross for more details.

Spanish 3

Print out and complete before the first day of class.


AP Spanish


AP Psychology