THE WOODLANDS HIGH SCHOOL 2017-18 SUMMER READING
Electronic Readers are welcome. Used books are welcome.
In Conroe ISD, we encourage all students to read over the summer in order to enrich learning and provoke thought. Summer reading strengthens reading skills, increases academic achievement, fosters a love for reading, and empowers students to become life-long learners.
Additionally, students who enroll in a Pre AP or AP English course are expected to engage in summer reading as it prepares students for the upcoming school year and creates an initial common framework for classroom discussion and instruction.
English I: Any book from the 2017 TAYSHASPDF list
English I Pre-AP: Any book from the 2017 TAYSHASPDF list AND The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas, ISBN: 0-553-21350-4
English II :ÃÂ Night by Elie Wiesel, ISBN: 9780374500016
English II Pre-AP : Glass Castle: A Memoir by Jeannette Walls , ISBN: 9780743247542
English III: Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck, ISBN: 9780140177398
English III Honors: The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald, ISBN: 9780743273565
English III AP: The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald, ISBN: 9780743273565 AND The Demon in the Freezer by Richard Preston, ISBN: 9780345466631
English III Dual Credit 1301-1302: The Art of X-Ray Reading by Roy Peter Clark, ISBN: 9780316282147 AND The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald, ISBN: 9780743273565
English IV: Beowulf | Translated by Burton Raffel, ISBN: 978-0451530967
English IV Honors: Beowulf | Translated by Burton Raffel, ISBN: 978-0451530967 AND How to Read Literature Like a Professor by Thomas Foster, ISBN: 978-0062301673
English IV AP: East of Eden by John Steinbeck, ISBN: 9780140186390
English IV Dual Credit 1301-1302 / 2332-2333: Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott AND Frankenstein by Mary Shelley