Teacher Recommendations for Self Selected Reading

  • Sarah's Key by Tatiana de Rosnay

    Snow Falling on Cedars by David Guterson

    A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole

    Profiles in Courage by John  Kennedy

    Bright Lights, Big City by Jay Mcinerney

    The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by John Boyne

    Freakonomics by Steven Levitt Stephen Dubner

    Escape from Slavery by Francis Bok

    Devil in the White City by Eric Larsen

    Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See

    Endurance:  Shackleton’s Incredible Voyage by Alfred Lansing

    City of Thieves by David Benioff

    Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë

    The Art of Fielding by Chad Harbach

    The Tequila Worm by Viola Canales

    Stones From the River by Ursula Hegi

    Winter’s Bone by Daniel Woodrell

    Breaking Night by Liz Murray

    Shantram by Gregory David Roberts

    The Feast of the Goat by Mario Vargas Llosa

    Into Thin Air by John Krakauer

    The Pianist  by Wladyslaw Szpilman

    Homecoming by Cathy Kelly

    The Seventh Most Important Thing by Shelley Pearsall

    The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

    How I Live Now by Meg Rosoff

    The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barberry 

    The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates by Wes Moore

    Zeitoun  by Dave Eggers

    11/22/63 by Stephen King