ISM English teachers have collaborated on a master book list for in-coming upperclassmen. Here you will find a variety of contemporary and classic novels, as well as a range of compelling nonfiction. Please see recommendations as follows below. Be sure to pack your books this summer and surround yourself with great literature!
Regardless of course selection, students are expected to read quality literature this summer
Students may be assessed on this reading. English classes will begin the year with summer reading discussions and activities, so please be prepared!
Specific Course Reading Requirements:
In coming juniors enrolled in English 3 and 4:
Read at least one book from the list below. You are encouraged to choose from those texts listed in the section English 3 and 4, although you are free to choose any book.