Summer Reading Lists & Resources

Students may purchase books, rent books from their public library, or download e-books from www.gutenberg.org.

Grade 9 Mandatory Summer 2019 Reading

  1. Contender by Robert Lipsyte
  2. House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros
  3. The Pearl by John Steinbeck

Letter to parents and students
Reading Guide and Questions
Book Report Template
La Salle Reads-Grade 9

Grade 10 Mandatory Summer 2019 Reading

  1. A Gathering of Old Men Ernest Gaines
  2. Red Badge of Courage Stephen Crane
  3. The Sun also Rises – Ernest Hemingway
  4. The Diary of a Young Girl –Ann Frank

Letter to parents and students
Reading Guide and Questions
Book Report Template
La Salle Reads-Grade 10

Grade 11 Mandatory Summer 2019 Reading

  1. Across a Hundred Mountains by Reyna Grande
  2. The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom
  3. A Lesson Before Dying by Ernest Gaines
  4. Innocent Man by John Grisham

Letter to parents and students
Reading Guide and Questions
Book Report Template
La Salle Reads-Grade 11

Grade 12 Mandatory Summer 2019 Reading

  1. Black Boy by Richard Wright
  2. Down These Mean Streets by Piri Thomas
  3. Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
  4. Lords of Discipline by Pat Conroy

Letter to parents and students
Reading Guide and Questions
Book Report Template
La Salle Reads-Grade 12