Summer Reading 2019

KENT SCHOOL
Middle School Required Summer Reading
 
 
Fifth Grade
Sign of the Beaver
 Elizabeth Speare
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
L. Frank Baum
One book of your choice
 
 
Sixth Grade
The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle
 Avi
The House on Mango Street
Sandra Cisneros
One book of your choice
 
 
Seventh Grade
Where the Red Fern Grows
Wilson Rawls
A Wrinkle in Time
 Madeline L’Engle
One novel of your choice.
 
 
Eighth Grade
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
 Mildred D. Taylor
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Mark Twain
One novel of your choice
A biography or autobiography of a 20th Century American of your choice
 
 
 
 
 
Beginning of the year assignments will be based on the assumption that the required reading has been done.