Welcome to Ms. Gallagher’s Class

Christ the King Middle School Summer Reading 2014*

*For the full document, see Mrs. Dyczko’s webpage.  This is a list of just the books for 7th and 8th graders.


Entering 7th graders will choose one piece of
fiction from their list of choices (some titles are also available to borrow from the Language Arts
department) and one free choice.

The entering 8th grade students will choose two fictional pieces of
literature from the choices provided by Ms. Gallagher, and one free choice book.



7th Grade Summer Reading List – ONLY UNABRIDGED VERSIONS
(Please choose one you have not already read.)
1. Across Five Aprils                                      2. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time.
3. Tom Sawyer                                                4. The Hobbit
5. Treasure Island                                          6. Invisible Man
7. Johnny Tremain                                         8. Anne of Green Gables
9. Charlotte Doyle                                         10. The Secret Garden
11. The Old Man and the Sea                       12. Emma
13. Around the World in Eighty Days        14. Jacob I have Loved


8th Grade Summer Reading List – ONLY UNABRIDGED VERSIONS
(Please choose two you have not already read.)

1. A Tree Grows In Brooklyn- Betty Smith
2. The Scarlet Pimpernel- The Baroness Orczy
3. And Then There Were None- Agatha
4. Of Mice and Men- John Steinbeck
5. Animal Farm- George Orwell
6. The Man Who Was Thursday: A Nightmare-
G.K. Chesterton