2019 OHS Summer Reading List

2019 Summer Reading List

*Students are encouraged to read one or more suggested books at their grade level.


Students entering 9th Grade:      The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien

                                                    Tears of a Tiger by Sharon Draper

                                                    The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros


Students entering 10th Grade:    Lord of the Flies by William Golding

                                                    Eragon by Christopher Paolini

                                                    7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens by Sean Covey


Students entering 11th Grade:    A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemmingway

                                                   A Northern Light by Jennifer Donnelly

                                                   A Lesson Before Dying by Ernest Gaines


Students entering 12th Grade:    1984 by George Orwell

                                                    The Road by Cormac McCarthy

                                                     In Cold Blood by Truman Capote


English IV AP:                              The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare

English IV DE:                              Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austin


Western Civilization DE/World History AP: A History of the World in Six Glasses by Tom Standage

                                                                *A required assignment is attached to this book.

                                                                Google Classroom Code: brw6ji0

                                                                A PDF of the book and the assignment is posted on Google Classroom.


AP US History/US History DE: Units 1 and 2 of Textbook posted as a PDF on Google Classroom

                                                                Google Classroom Code: tk1cx7

                                                                A PDF of the text and the assignment is posted on Google Classroom.