Middle School Summer Reading (Summer 2019)

Summer is here - time to relax with a few great books. Many of the suggested titles are now available to you as Brunswick eBooks! Simply click on the link at the right and sign in with your Brunswick student ID.

Be sure to check the required reading for your grade.
 
If you need help, email me at mmcshane@brunswickschool.org.

 
Have a wonderful summer!
Ms. McShane

Select Your Grade:
Grade 5 | Grade 6 | Grade 7 | Grade 8

Note: All required summer reading books are available at the Middle School Bookstore. Last updated on May 29, 2019.

GRADE 5

All incoming fifth graders must read a minimum of three books over the summer.

REQUIRED BOOKS

English: Hatchet by Gary Paulsen (ISBN: 9781416936473)
History: King George: What Was His Problem? by Steve Shenkin (ISBN: 9781596435186)

YOUR CHOICE
For the third book, select a title from our Great Summer Reads booklist below.
 
 

Grade 6

Incoming sixth graders must read a minimum of three books over the summer.

REQUIRED BOOK

English: The Wednesday Wars by Gary Schmidt (ISBN: 9780547237602)

SECOND CHOICE
For the second book, select a novel or graphic novel of your own choosing!

THIRD CHOICE

For the third book, select a title from our Great Summer Reads booklist below.
 
 

Grade 7

Incoming seventh graders must read a minimum of three books over the summer.

REQUIRED BOOKS

English: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain (ISBN: 9780141321103)

SECOND CHOICE
For the second book, select a novel or graphic novel of your own choosing!

THIRD CHOICE

For the third book, select a title from our Great Summer Reads booklist below.
 
 

Grade 8

All incoming eighth graders must read a minimum of three books over the summer.

REQUIRED BOOKS

English: Animal Farm by George Orwell (ISBN: 9780451526342)
 
SECOND CHOICE
For the second book, select a novel or graphic novel of your own choosing!

THIRD CHOICE

For the third book, select a title from our Great Summer Reads booklist below.
 
 

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