XS San Juan HSPO: HS English Summer Reading List

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March 20, 2015

Dear HS parents,

Xavier School aims to raise an appreciation for reading among its students and in line with this, the HS English department presents its annual summer reading list for the following incoming year levels SY 2015-2016:


1. Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster
2. Narnia: Lion, Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S Lewis
3. Birdflight by Carla Pacis
4. Mysterious Benedict Society by Trenton Lee Stewart


1. My Side of the Mountain by Jean Craighead George
2. Old Yeller by Fred Gipson
3. We Were Liars by E. Lockhart
4. Buddha Boy by Kathe Koja
5. Tall Story by Candy Gourlay


1. Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli*
2. Woman in a Frame by Raissa Rivera Falgui
3. Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
4. Divergent by Veronica Roth


1. The Good Earth by Pearl Buck
2. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
3. Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller
4. Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman


1. Guards! Guards! by Terry Pratchett
2. Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
3. Manila Noir edited by Jessica Hagedorn
4.Rizal without the Overcoat by Ambeth Ocampo
5.Smaller and Smaller Circles by F.H. Batacan

*to be discussed during the school year


Ms. Barbara M. Magallona
HS English Department Chair

Noted by:

Ms. Aimee Apolinario

HS Principal

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