Book Recommendations

On one of my whiteboards today, I asked my students to write recommendations for what I should read next. They came up with the following, in no particular order.

Also, to my students that read this – please feel free to add more or email me more.

  • This Side of Paradise by Scott Fitzgerald
  • Something Wicked This Way Comes by Ray Bradbury
  • Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee
  • Handful of Dust by Evelyn Waugh
  • Inkheart by Cornelia Funke
  • Julius Caesar by Shakespeare
  • Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkein
  • War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells
  • That Hideous Strength by C.S. Lewis
  • The Preist’s Graveyard by Ted Dekker
  • The Sanctuary
  • The Left Behind Series
  • Consolation of Philosopy
  • The Oath by Frank E Peretti
  • The Alex Rider Series by Anthony Horowitz
  • The Ranger’s Apprentice by John Flanegan
  • The Brotherbane Chronicles by John Flanegan
  • The Magic Tree House
  • To Give a Pig a Pancake
  • Shutter Island
  • The Ishbane Conspiracy by Randy Alcorn
  • A Girl of the Limberlost by Jean Stratton Porter
  • Number the Stars by Lois Lowry
  • Wizards, Aliens, and Starships by Charles Adler
  • Sam I Am
  • The Last Thing I remember series by Andrew (illegible)
  • If We Survive by Andrew (illegible)
  • Mysterious Benedict Society by Treton Lee Stewart
  • The Roar by Emma Clayton
  • Ella Minnow Pea
  • The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie
  • Angela’s Ashes by Frank McCourt
  • Atlas Shrugged
  • Harry Potter
  • East of Eden
  • Dante’s Inferno
  • Fahrenheit 451
  • On the Edge of the Dark Sea of Darkness
  • Where the Red Fern Grows
  • Proslogion by Anselm
  • The Martian Chronicles
  • Jane Eyre
  • Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes
  • The Dark Life by Falls
  • Eragon
  • Hedda Gabler by Ibsen
  • Life as We Knew It by Susn Beth Pfeffer
  • The Maze Runner by James Dashner
  • Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher
  • Hate List by Jennifer Brown
  • Partials by Dan Wells
  • The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • The Chronicles of Narnia

So many to choose from…time to hit the library!


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